Why we fund young scientists

An article just published in Nature (18 February 2015), “Young scientists go for fresh ideas,” says that junior biomedical researchers tend to work on more innovative topics than their senior colleagues do. Authors of the original...

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Grant Recipients 2014

In 2014, the following early-career researchers received Banting Research Foundation Discovery Awards: Benoît Arsenault, Université Laval Impact of a lifestyle modification program on high-density lipoprotein function Yannick Doyon, Université...

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All Grant Recipients 2013

In 2013, grants were awarded to the following recipients: Craig Bailey, University of Guelph Nicotinic receptor signaling in a mouse model of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder David Chatenet, Centre INRS – Institut Armand-Frappier Design and...

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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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Grant Recipients 2011

In 2011, grants were awarded to the following recipients: Banting and Best Department of Medical Research, University of Toronto DNA sequencing sample prep suite Marcelo Berlim, McGill University Remediating decision-making deficits in depressed...

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