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CONVERGING ON ENGINEERED SOLUTIONS FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE

Medicine by Design harnesses the extraordinary expertise at the University of Toronto and its affiliated hospitals to undertake transformative research in regenerative medicine and cell therapy, power Toronto’s bioscience sector and strengthen Canada as a global leader in the field.

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Medicine by Design announces four new team projects

February 28th, 2020|

Medicine by Design is expanding its regenerative medicine research portfolio with the addition of four multi-disciplinary, multi-institution projects. “These team projects build on Medicine by Design’s successes over its first three years and will strengthen the University of Toronto and its affiliated hospitals as a global centre for regenerative medicine,” said Michael Sefton, executive director of Medicine by Design.

Medicine by Design-Funded Investigators Win Inaugural Canada-UK Funding to Develop AI Microrobots for Brain Surgery and Cell Manipulation

February 27th, 2020|

Tiny artificial intelligence (AI)-controlled robots could in the future be tasked with finding and capturing rare stem cells from brain tissue for therapy. While this type of microsurgery can take years to develop, Cindi Morshead and Aaron Wheeler have received a funding boost to make it happen.

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A Top Global Research University in the World's Most Diverse City

9 World-Class

Partner Hospitals, Including:

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$114-million grant over seven years

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Collaborative Team Projects Advancing 8 Disease Areas and Enabling Technologies

140+

Regenerative Medicine Researchers

300+

Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Fellows

A Vibrant Life Sciences Ecosystem Located in Canada's Urban Innovation Hub

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