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Krembil Research Institute

  • Research foci: cancer— genomics, informatics, molecular biology, clinical trials, signalling pathways, structural biology and biophysics.
  • 376 scientists and clinician-scientists
  • $150M external funding
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  • Headquartered at the Banting Building
  • Research foci: guided therapeutics, informatics and communication technologies, nanotechnology and radiochemistry, photonics, design and engineering for health
  • 50 scientists and clinician-scientists
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  • Located at the Toronto General Hospital
  • Research foci: cardiology, transplantation, immunology and infectious disease
  • 256 scientists and clinician-scientists
  • $74M external funding
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  • Located at Toronto Rehab
  • Research foci: rehabilitation sciences, cardiopulmonary fitness and mobility
  • 118 scientists and clinician-scientists
  • $9M external funding
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  • Located at the Toronto Western Hospital
  • Research foci: Neural and visual sciences, musculoskeletal disease and community and population health
  • 161 scientists and clinician-scientists
  • $37M external funding
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Lupus Researcher Honoured
Apr 29, 2016

Krembil Senior Scientist Dr. Murray Urowitz was named recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award by Lupus Ontario. The award was granted for his "loyal dedication, unwavering commitment and outstanding contribution to research and patient care in systemic lupus erythematosus."

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Genome Canada Funding
Apr 27, 2016

$3.4 million in funding from Genome Canada's Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) has been awarded to a project led by PM Cancer Centre Affiliate Scientist Dr. Jean Wang. Dr. Wang's project, titled "SIRPαFc: Translating Genomics Research into a Novel Cancer Immunotherapy", will advance a promising therapeutic towards clinical trials. The therapeutic to be developed works by interfering with a protein on the surface of leukemia stem cells, known as CD47, which is thought to protect the cells from attack by the immune system.

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Dr. Husain Named Executive Director
Apr 25, 2016

The Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research named TGRI Director and Senior Scientist Dr. Mansoor Husain as its inaugural Executive Director. Dr. Husain will help guide the Centre’s world-class research program, which seeks to develop new diagnoses, treatments and tools to prevent and manage heart failure. "Mansoor holds a special vision for how we can truly improve cardiovascular health and brings decades of clinical and investigative insight to the role," said Vivek Goel, Chair of the President’s Steering Committee for the Centre and Vice President of Research and Innovation at the University of Toronto.

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