Three-minute knowledge translation videos created by NMIN HQP Dr. Shahla Shojaei and Dr. Qurrat Ul Ain took top prizes in a research video competition sponsored by the Controlled Release Society – Canada Chapter (CRS-CC). Dr. Shojaei, a postdoctoral fellow working with NMIN researcher Dr. Hagar Labouta at the University of… Read More »Research videos by NMIN HQP take top prizes
In a new review article in Human Gene Therapy, NMIN researcher Dr. Colin Ross and NMIN HQP Tiffany Carlaw and Lin-Hua Zhang provide an overview of the current state of CRISPR/Cas9 base and prime editing technologies. “Therapeutic base editing is one form of genome engineering that has gained much interest… Read More »NMIN researchers discuss the current state of CRISPR/Cas9 editing
The NanoMedicines Innovation Network (NMIN) is pleased to announce the third recipient of an NMIN-Mitacs Internship. In an internship of one year’s duration, Dr. Farahnaz Fathordoobady, NMIN HQP and Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of British Columbia (UBC), will collaborate with Ascension Sciences Inc. (ASI) to develop a novel oral… Read More »NMIN-Mitacs Intern developing novel cannabinoid delivery platforms
The NanoMedicines Innovation Network (NMIN) is pleased to announce the inaugural recipients of NMIN-Mitacs Internships: Drs. Kent Chen and Brian Hsu will both work with Cuprous Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CPI) on the development of novel nanomedicines to induce anticancer immunity, using CPI’s proprietary Metaplex technology. Dr. Kent Chen Dr. Brian Hsu… Read More »Inaugural NMIN-Mitacs Internships at Cuprous Pharmaceuticals Inc.
The NanoMedicines Innovation Network (NMIN) is pleased to introduce the inaugural members of its Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Program Advisory Committee (HPAC). The HQP Program Advisory Committee advises the Research Management Committee (RMC) of NMIN on training and programming opportunities that will increase the knowledge, skills and expertise of trainees… Read More »Meet NMIN’s HQP Program Advisory Committee (HPAC)
NMIN HQP Morgan Alford has been named a 2020 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship recipient. Morgan is a PhD candidate supervised by NMIN researcher Dr. Robert Hancock at the University of British Columbia, and is a member of the Executive Committee (Communications Director) of the NMIN HQP Network (NHN). Her research… Read More »NMIN trainee awarded Vanier Scholarship
The NanoMedicines Innovation Network (NMIN) is pleased to introduce the inaugural Executive Committee of its Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Network – the NMIN HQP Network (NHN). The NHN Executive Committee is comprised entirely of NMIN HQP, and plays a leadership role in the planning and realization of NMIN’s HQP programs,… Read More »Announcing the NMIN HQP Network Leadership Team
The NanoMedicines Innovation Network (NMIN) is pleased to announce the recipients of its inaugural NMIN Postdoctoral Awards: Dr. Noorjahan Aibani and Dr. Jayesh Kulkarni. Details about both recipients and their research plans follow below. The awardees were selected by the members of NMIN’s Research Management Committee, based on the applicants’… Read More »Inaugural NMIN Postdoctoral Award winners announced