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2016 Grant Awards

2016 Research Grant Recipient:
Dr. Sindu Kanjeekal

Posted on: January 17th, 2017
Dr. Sindu Kanjeekal, Cancer Program, Windsor Regional Hospital & Biological Sciences, University of Windsor Identifying a genetic signature that predicts progression of non-invasive urothelial (bladder) carcinoma to an invasive cancer SUMMARY OF RESEARCH PROJECT Bladder cancer is the 5th most common cancer in Canada, with an estimated 8,300 Canadians diagnosed each year. The most common

2016 Research Grant Recipient:
Dr. Josée Jarry

Posted on: January 17th, 2017
Dr. Josée Jarry: Psychology, University of Windsor Ashtanga yoga for women with breast cancer: A feasibility study   SUMMARY OF RESEARCH PROJECT One in nine Canadian women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during her life time, making it the most commonly diagnosed cancer among women. This diagnosis comes with considerable psychological distress, such as

2016 Research Grant Recipient:
Dr. John Hudson

Posted on: January 17th, 2017
Dr. John Hudson: Biological Sciences, University of Windsor Plk4 haploinsufficiency as a genetic predisposition for hematological malignancies SUMMARY OF RESEARCH PROJECT The polo-like kinases (PLKs) are important proteins that are required for cells to divide normally. Abnormal levels of these proteins have been linked to the improper division of cells, a hallmark of cancer. In

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