Awards support high-calibre post-doctoral fellows at the University of Toronto and affiliated hospitals who have outstanding potential to become independent researchers in regenerative medicine
Funded projects are investigating new approaches to treat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, skeletal muscle injuries, stroke and Duchenne muscular dystrophy, and improve the success of blood stem cell transplants
From designer microbes to stem cells, Medicine by Design researchers pioneer strategies to treat bowel disease
Diverse approaches aim to harness intestinal stem cells to boost the body’s natural healing ability and perhaps even grow replacement tissue in a dish
Medicine by Design researchers clear hurdles toward robust supply of stem cells for research and therapy
Paper identifies new combination of factors that allow scientists to grow stem cells in lab on much larger scale than previously possible
Céline Bauwens, PhD, joins Medicine by Design, effective April 23
"Toronto really is a unique place to pursue regenerative medicine research."
New video highlights importance of collaboration and working across disciplines in regenerative medicine
Hear from some of the investigators who make up the Medicine by Design community
Neuroscience meets computer science in this Medicine by Design team project
Interdisciplinary research team tackles remaining hurdles to using stem cells to reverse heart failure
Medicine by Design-funded project aims to fast-track cardiac cell therapy to clinical trials
Honour recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.
Medicine by Design is delighted to welcome Thomas Hurd, Yun Li and Julien Muffat to our community.
Visit our photo gallery to see highlights from the day.
Two multidisciplinary teams take different approaches to overcome compatibility hurdles.
Missed the 2nd Annual Medicine by Design Symposium? No problem — research associate Maria Abou Chakra has you covered with her talk drawings.
Medicine by Design-funded researcher and University Professor will advise the government on science policy and research agenda.