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Department News

We celebrated Roy Gravel's and Christoph Sensen's contributions to the Department over the past 15 years with a reception in the atrium. Read More for Photos

CIHR Results

Congratulations to Department members Jennifer Cobb, Jay Cross, Peng Huang & Raylene Reimer, all of whom were successful in the most recent CIHR operating grants competition. This one was very tough, with a shade under 14% of grants funded. So well done all! Jul 2014

Congratulations to Paul Mains who was recently appointed as Director of the Medical Sciences Graduate Program. June 2014

Congratulations to Karl Riabowol on receiving the prestigious Killam Annual Professorship award. Well deserved! June 2014

Hyperion J de Koning

Bioinformatics strikes again! Congrats to Jason de Koning for good PR on the University's UToday page! 25 Apr 14

Prospective Graduate Students

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Trainee News

Trainee News: BMB Training Awards

Congratulations to this year’s winners of the BMB Training Awards: Menglin Yang from Dave Schriemer’s lab won the Carol Braat Memorial Award, Uma Rajarajacholan from Karl Riabowol’s lab won the Gordon Dixon Award and Martial Rey from Dave Schriemer’s lab won the Postdoctoral Award. Well done all!

Trainee News: March 3 2014

Congratulations to Thomas Whitesell of Sarah Childs' lab, who just published An a-Smooth muscle actin (acta2/asma) zebrafish transgenic line marking vascular mural cells and visceral smooth muscle cells. in PLoS One on March 3!

Trainee News: AITF-Eyes High Postdoctoral Scholars

Please join me in congratulating Jessica Sarthi, who is a postdoctoral fellow with Jennifer Cobb, and who was just highlighted on the University's homepage as one of eight new AITF-Eyes High Postdoctoral Scholars! Read More Well done Jessica & Jennifer!

Trainee News: January 2014 Author Award

Congratulations to Grey Wilkinson (Carol Schuurman's lab) for winning the 1st Author award for a publicaiton in the Journal of Neuroscience. Read More  January 2014

Trainee News: December 2013

Curtis Hughey just had two papers published from his research on mesenchymal stem cell therapy! Find out more here and here. Congratulations, Curtis! December, 2013

Trainee News: November 27 2013

Congratulations to Curtis Hughey (Jane Shearer's lab) who successfully defended his PhD thesis "Characterizing the relationship between energy metabolism and mesenchymal stem cell therapy in the infarcted heart" on November 27, 2013!


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