Six innovative projects investigating the application of new tools and devices to regenerative medicine and four outstanding post-doctoral fellows receive awards.
Meet the latest recipients of Medicine by Design’s Post-Doctoral Fellowship Awards.
Twelve targeted projects and two post-doctoral fellowships that are expanding the frontiers of stem cell research will share $1.2 million in funding thanks to programs supported jointly by the University of Toronto’s Medicine by Design initiative and the Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine.
Giles Santyr is testing whether novel imaging approaches can be used to track where stem cells go when they are introduced into the lungs and what happens to them when they get there.
Penney Gilbert hopes to gain new insights into Duchenne muscular dystrophy using a new, three-dimensional tissue culture platform that can grow innervated human muscle in the lab more quickly and efficiently than previous methods.
Researchers from Peter Zandstra’s lab have developed new technologies that clear key barriers to developing a renewable source of cells for therapies.
Nearly 100 researchers, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students and bioscience industry representatives gathered at Hart House on March 10 to discuss cell transplantation in regenerative medicine, from basic science to translation.
Medicine by Design has joined stem cell and regenerative medicine leaders across the country to create the Regenerative Medicine Alliance of Canada, an organization that will support strategic activity and collaboration across the field.
A team from CCRM held a commercialization workshop on March 2 aimed at helping members of the Medicine by Design community take their discoveries from the laboratory to the market.
A unique collaboration between the Rotman School of Management and Medicine by Design has brought together MBA candidates and PhD students in health sciences and engineering to map the global ecosystem for regenerative medicine.