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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Jeanette Boudreau, PhD

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Dalhousie University Directing natural killer cell cytotoxicity to the tumour’s susceptibilities Natural killer (NK) cells are white blood cells that kill tumours. The potential of each NK cell to...

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Christopher Dennison, PhD

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta Impact severity metric for focal head and diffuse brain injury (Photo: Richard Siemens) Whether or not today’s helmets protect the wearer from mild diffuse brain injuries, sometimes...

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