CFI provides $18-million boost to research on neuromuscular diseases, cancer-fighting viruses, the power of light and radioactive atoms
October 12, 2017 - The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) has awarded $18 million in funding to support cutting-edge research led by four teams from The Ottawa Hospital ...

Award-winning tool helps predict course of recovery from spinal cord injury
October 11, 2017 - ďWill I ever walk again?Ē is one of the first questions a person asks after a spinal cord injury. Because each personís recovery is different, itís ...

New worm model sheds light on ALS
October 11, 2017 - Dr. Johnny Ngseeís team has created the first worm model of a genetic form of ALS called ALS8 that can ...

Ontario start-up makes major deal to develop cancer-fighting viruses
October 11, 2017 -
Partners congratulate Turnstone Biologics Inc.
Canadian academic institutions and research organizations are ...

Celebrate Clinical Research Week: Oct. 16 to 20
September 29, 2017 - Elizabeth Fraser inspired a study that could help other mothers with her rare condition. Jacinthe Bisson learned she had a life-threatening ...

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