Translational Research Program InfoXchange Dec 3, 2:30pm - The New Translational Research Program (TRP) is now recruiting for our second cohort! The Masters of Health Science in Translational Research is designed for practitioners, clinicians and researchers who want to build on scientific discoveries to introduce, test and evaluate problem-solving designs that improve people... [ read more ]

Special Seminar – Ultra High Field MRI:
December 7 @ 10:00 am ~ December 7 @ 11:00 am

For more than four decades, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has been using magnetic properties of hydrogen protons to provide images of anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of human body. Contrary to the early expectation of MRI, it did not e... [ read more ]

Porphysomes - What is a porphysome?A porphysome is a spherical nanovesicle that is formed from self-assembled porphyrin (an organic compound that is found in naturally occurring compounds like hemogloblin and chlorophyll) bilayers with a diameter of 100 nm.  Porphysomes were listed as one of the top 10 cancer breakthroughs of 2011 by the Canadian Cancer Society. How were th... [ read more ]