Biomedical research takes place across our campus – in the hospital as well as in 3 free-standing facilities:
The St-Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre is home to the:
The Asper Institute is home to the:
Dr. Andrei Sakharov MRI Centre
- Provides ancillary support featuring 3 scanners for clinical and research use
All built with funds raised in the community, and operated with a combination of peer reviewed research grants, industry contract, fund raising, and through affiliation with the University of Manitoba.
Generously supported by the St-Boniface Hospital Foundation , St-Boniface Hospital has gained a worldwide reputation for excellence in medical research.
Torchia & Tyc featured in Research Life
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Manitoba Medical Service Foundation news
The Manitoba Medical Service Foundation (MMSF) recently announced operating grants from the competition for fundsMore…
Dhalla featured in APS “Living History” series
Dr. Naranjan S. Dhalla, Distinguished Professor of Physiology, University of Manitoba, and Director of CardiovascularMore…
Anderson receives Buggey Professorship
Dr. Hope Anderson, Principal Investigator, Vascular Biology, Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health andMore…
Nobel laureate to meet with local high school students
Nobel laureate Dr. Peter Agre, MD, director of the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, willMore…
Jassal receives Lertzman award
Congratulations to Davinder Jassal, MD, Principal Investigator, Cardiovascular Imaging, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and AssociateMore…
Taylor featured in Believe
Dr. Carla Taylor, Principal Investigator, Metabolic Nutrition, Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health andMore…
Korean TV comes to St-Boniface
South Korea-based Channel A came a long way to interview Dr. Grant Pierce, Executive DirectorMore…
CCARM Students Awarded Scholarships
Mr. Pema Raj, PhD Student of Dr. Thomas Netticadan, co-supervised with Dr. Shelley Zieroth, andMore…
Cairns visits Albrechtsen Centre
Dr. John A. Cairns, President, Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and Professor of Medicine, UniversityMore…
Protein source in a high-protein diet modulates reductions in insulin resistance and hepatic steatosis in fa/fa Zucker rats.
Authors: Wojcik, J.L., Devassy, J.G., Wu, Y., Zahradka, P., Taylor, C.G. & Aukema, H.M. Abstract:More…
Reduction of blood pressure by store-operated calcium channel blockers.
Authors: Xu, Y.J., Elimban, V. & Dhalla, N.S. Abstract: The voltage-operated Ca2+ channels (VOCC), whichMore…
A qualitative study on Canadian youth’s perspectives of peers who smoke: An opportunity for health promotion.
Authors: Woodgate, R.L. & Busolo, D.S. Abstract: Background: Peer influence, peer selection, and health riskMore…
Morris water maze training in mice elevates hippocampal levels of transcription factors nuclear factor (Erythroid-derived 2)-like 2 and nuclear factor kappa B p65.
Authors: Snow, W.M., Pahlavan, P.S., Djordjevic, J., Mcallister, D., Platt, E.E., Alashmali, S., Bernstein, M.J.,More…
Bcl-2/adenovirus E1B 19-kDa interacting protein (BNip3) has a key role in the mitochondrial dysfunction induced by mutant huntingtin.
Authors: Sassone, F., Margulets, V., Maraschi, A.M., Rodighiero, S., Passafaro, M., Silani, V., Ciammola, A.,More…
Systematic review and meta-analysis of flaxseed.
Authors: Pierce, G.N., Rodriguez-Leyva, D., Caligiuri, S.P.B. & Edel, A.L. Abstract: No abstract available. ForMore…
Maternal obesity characterized by gestational diabetes increases the susceptibility of rat offspring to hepatic steatosis via a disrupted liver metabolome.
Authors: Pereira, T.J., Fonseca, M.A., Campbell, K.E., Moyce, B.L., Cole, L.K., Hatch, G.M., Doucette, C.A.,More…
Liking of soy flour muffins over time and the impact of a health claim on willingness to consume.
Authors: Padhi, E.M.T., Dan Ramdath, D., Carson, S.J., Hawke, A., Blewett, H.J., Wolever, T.M.S., Vella,More…