All Grant Recipients 2012

In 2012, grants were awarded to the following recipients: Banting and Best Department of Medical Research, University of Toronto A universal development platform for the BBDMR Alexandre Douplik, Ryerson University Surface enhanced Raman fiber...

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Alexandre Douplik, PhD

Physics Department, Ryerson University Surface-enhanced Raman fiber sensor for endoscopic early detection of tumor-related biomolecules in gastroenterology The goal of the project is development of surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy fiber probes...

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Carl Ernst, PhD

Department of Psychiatry, McGill University Functional analysis of the 16p11.2 locus using patient-derived induced-pluripotent stem cells Large deletions of DNA on chromosome 16 are associated with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in about 1% of...

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Dennis Jensen, PhD

Department of Kinesiology & Physical Education, McGill University Physiological mechanisms of dyspnea relief and improved exercise tolerance after treatment with oral morphine in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...

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Martin Lévesque, PhD

Department of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, Université Laval Molecular mechanisms of axon guidance mediated by PlexinC1 in dopamine neuron axonal projections Midbrain explant containing dopaminergic neurons growing in collagen gel matrix. This...

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Michelle Scott, PhD

Department of Biochemistry, Université de Sherbrooke Characterization of a novel function of small RNAs in alternative splicing Michelle Scott, recipient of a 2012 Banting Research Foundation grant The process of alternative splicing allows the...

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