Imogen R Coe, PhD

Imogen Coe, Founding Dean of the Faculty of Science at Ryerson University, is internationally recognized for her research in the cell biology and biochemistry of membrane transport proteins. Dr Coe received a Banting Research Foundation grant in...

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In Memorium – Michael Bliss

We are saddened to learn of the passing of Michael Bliss, OC PhD, distinguished historian and longtime friend and supporter of the Banting Research Foundation and of Canadian medical research. Dr Bliss wrote, among many other books, The Discovery...

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Adolfo J de Bold, OC PhD FRSC

Adolfo de Bold is a cardiovascular researcher, best known for his discovery of atrial natriuretic factor (ANF), a polypeptide hormone secreted by heart muscle cells. He was funded by the Banting Research Foundation in 1980 for his studies on...

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Janet Rossant, CC PhD FRS FRSC

Janet Rossant is a world-renowned expert in developmental biology. Funded by the Banting Research Foundation in 1983, while at Brock University, for her early research in developmental biology, she has become a global leader in understanding the...

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2016 Friesen Prize Program

Janet Rossant, CC, PhD, FRS, FRSC, 2016 Friesen Prize winner (Photo: Martin Lipman/FCIHR) The Banting Research Foundation sponsored the 2016 Friesen Prize program, where Dr Janet Rossant was awarded the Henry G Friesen International Prize in...

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