Researcher Profiles: Molecular and cellular biology

Name Scientific appointment Diseases, conditions and populations of interest Research and clinical approaches
Addison, Christina
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Bone and joint degeneration, Cancer, Lung cancer, Lung disease, Pancreatic cancer, Prostate cancer, Breast cancerBasic research, Clinical research, Cohort studies, Disease models, Drug development, Genetics, Imaging, Model organisms, Translational research, Molecular and cellular biology
Albert, Paul
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Anxiety, Depression, Intellectual disabilities, Parkinson's, Schizophrenia, Stroke, SuicideEpigenetics, Disease models, Drug development, Epigenetics, Gene therapy, Genetics, Imaging, Molecular and cellular biology, Optogenetics, Transgenic/knockout models
Ardolino, Michele
PhD
Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Blood cancer, Brain cancer, Breast cancer, Cancer, Colorectal cancer, Lung cancer, Ovarian cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Prostate cancer, Skin cancerBasic research, Cell therapy, Clinical research, Disease models, Immunization, Immunotherapy, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology, Transgenic/knockout models, Translational research
Auer, Rebecca
MD, MSc, FRCSC
Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Cancer, Colorectal cancer, Ovarian cancer, Pancreatic cancerBasic research, Cell therapy, Clinical research, Clinical trials, Immunotherapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Quality Improvement, Surgery, Translational research, Viral therapy
Baltz, Jay
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
InfertilityMolecular and cellular biology
Brand, Marjorie
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Blood cancer, Sickle cell anemia, Thalassemia, Vascular, heart and metabolic diseaseBasic research, Bioinformatics, Disease models, Epigenetics, Gene expression, Genomics, Imaging, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Stem cells, Systems biology, Transgenic/knockout models
Burger, Dylan
PhD
Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
Aging, Chronic disease, Diabetes, Kidney disease, Type 1 diabetes, Vascular cognitive impairment, Vascular, heart and metabolic diseaseBasic research, Biomarkers, Disease models, Imaging, Molecular and cellular biology, Pharmacology, Proteomics, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Transgenic/knockout models, Translational research
Burns, Kevin
MD CM, FRCPC
Senior Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
Diabetes, Kidney disease, Vascular, heart and metabolic diseaseBasic research, Biomarkers, Cell therapy, Clinical research, Disease models, Gene expression, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Transgenic/knockout models, Translational research
Chen, Hsiao-Huei
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Autism, Depression, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's, Anxiety, Diabetes, Obesity, Schizophrenia, Stroke, Vascular, heart and metabolic diseaseDisease models, Gene expression, Optogenetics, Transgenic/knockout models, Basic research, Molecular and cellular biology, Translational research
Colavita, Antonio
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Spinal cord injuryGenetics, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology
Courtman, David
PhD
Senior Investigator
(Regenerative Medicine)
Biomaterials, Cell therapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Translational research
Diallo, Jean-Simon
PhD
Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Cancer, Infectious diseaseBasic research, Drug development, Gene therapy, Immunization, Immunotherapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Translational research, Viral therapy
Dilworth, Jeffrey
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Aging, Muscular dystrophyBasic research, Epigenetics, Gene expression, Genomics, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells
Dimitroulakos, Jim
PhD
Affiliate Investigator
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Cancer, Lung cancer, Prostate cancerBasic research, Clinical research, Clinical trials, Drug development, Molecular and cellular biology, Translational research
Gray, Douglas
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Aging, Cancer, Lung cancer, Parkinson'sBasic research, Disease models, Genomics, Imaging, Transgenic/knockout models, Genetics, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology
Ilkow, Carolina
PhD
Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Breast cancer, Ovarian cancer, Pancreatic cancerBasic research, Gene therapy, Immunotherapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Viral therapy
Kennedy, Christopher
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
Kidney diseaseMolecular and cellular biology
Kothary, Rashmi
Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Dystonia, Multiple sclerosis, Muscular dystrophy, Spinal muscular atrophyBasic research, Disease models, Drug development, Epigenetics, Epigenetics, Gene therapy, Genetics, Imaging, Lipidomics, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Regenerative medicine, Transgenic/knockout models, Translational research
Lacoste, Baptiste
PhD
Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Autism, Stroke, Vascular cognitive impairmentGenetics, Imaging, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology, Transgenic/knockout models
Litvinov, Ivan
M.D, Ph.D., FRCPC
Associate Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Skin cancerImmunotherapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Stem cells, Translational research, Viral therapy
Litvinov, Ivan
M.D, Ph.D., FRCPC
Affiliate Investigator
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Skin cancerImmunotherapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Stem cells, Translational research, Viral therapy
Lorimer, Ian
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Brain and neuromuscular disease, Brain cancer, CancerBasic research, Cell therapy, Disease models, Molecular and cellular biology, Translational research
Mattar, Pierre
PhD
Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Glaucoma, Macular degeneration, Retinal disease, VisionBasic research, Bioinformatics, Cell therapy, Epigenetics, Gene expression, Genetics, Genomics, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Transgenic/knockout models
McBurney, Michael
PhD
Program Director and
Senior Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Aging, Diabetes, CancerMolecular and cellular biology, Transgenic/knockout models, Basic research
Ngsee, John
Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Dementia, Parkinson'sCell therapy, Drug development, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology
Parks, Robin
Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Brain and neuromuscular disease, Cancer, Common cold, Muscular dystrophyGene therapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Viral therapy
Picketts, David
Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Autism, Brain and neuromuscular disease, Intellectual disabilities, Multiple sclerosis, Stroke, VisionBasic research, Disease models, Epigenetics, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Transgenic/knockout models
Rudnicki, Michael
OC, PhD, FRSC
Program Director and
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Muscular dystrophy, Neuromuscular diseaseBasic research, Bioinformatics, Disease models, Epigenetics, Genetics, Genomics, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Transgenic/knockout models
Sabourin, Luc
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Breast cancer, Muscular dystrophy, Skin cancerBasic research, Disease models, Drug development, Gene expression, Genetics, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Stem cells, Transgenic/knockout models
Schlossmacher, Michael
MD, DABPN, FRCPC
Program Director and
Senior Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Aging, Brain and neuromuscular disease, Chronic disease, Crohn's, Dementia, Inflammatory bowel syndrome, Dementia, Parkinson'sBasic research, Biomarkers, Cohort studies, Disease models, Drug development, Genetics, Lipidomics, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Risk assessment, Transgenic/knockout models, Translational research
Scott, Fraser
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
Diabetes, Gastrointestinal disease, Type 1 diabetesBasic research, Immunotherapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Translational research
Sorisky, Alexander
MD, CM, FRCPC
Program Director and
Senior Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
Obesity, Diabetes, Heart diseaseBasic research, Molecular and cellular biology
Stanford, William
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Aging, Arthritis, Cancer, Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), Vascular, heart and metabolic diseaseMolecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Systems biology
Stewart, Duncan
MD, FRCPC
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Heart disease, Pulmonary hypertension, Septic shock, Vascular, heart and metabolic diseaseStem cells, Cell therapy, Clinical trials, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Translational research
Tanphaichitr, Nongnuj
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
HIV, Infectious disease, Infertility, Men's health, Sexually transmitted diseases, Women's healthBasic research, Contraceptive development, Drug development, Imaging, Lipidomics, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics
Thebaud, Bernard
MD, PhD
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Lung diseaseCell therapy, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Translational research
Tiberi, Mario
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Parkinson's, Schizophrenia, StrokeBasic research, Drug development, Molecular and cellular biology, Proteomics, Translational research
Trudel, Guy
MD
Clinician Investigator
(Clinical Epidemiology)
Bone and joint degeneration, Musculoskeletal conditionsBasic research, Biomarkers, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Rehabilitation
Tsai, Eve
MD, PhD, FRCSC, CIP
Associate Scientist
(Neuroscience)
Brain and neuromuscular disease, Cancer, Spinal cord injuryBiomaterials, Clinical research, Clinical trials, Imaging, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Translational research
Tsilfidis, Catherine
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Retinal disease, GlaucomaMolecular and cellular biology, Disease models
Vanderhyden, Barbara
PhD
Senior Scientist
(Cancer Therapeutics)
Cancer, Infertility, Ovarian cancer, Women's healthBasic research, Bioinformatics, Biomarkers, Disease models, Drug development, Epigenetics, Gene expression, Genomics, Immunotherapy, Model organisms, Molecular and cellular biology, Transgenic/knockout models, Translational research, Viral therapy
Wang, Jing
Ph.D.
Scientist
(Regenerative Medicine)
Alzheimer's, Multiple sclerosis, StrokeCell therapy, Disease models, Epigenetics, Imaging, Molecular and cellular biology, Regenerative medicine, Stem cells, Transgenic/knockout models
Zha, Xiaohui
Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
(Chronic Disease)
Vascular, heart and metabolic diseaseMolecular and cellular biology