IMRIC is on the move, raising awareness and working towards biomedical breakthroughs across Canada and Israel. Keep up with all of the latest IMRIC news and events here.
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
The Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative has partnered with the Alan B. Slifka Foundation to fund a $62,500 grant for promising osteosarcoma research at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Faculty of Medicine. In the study, Prof. Rami Aqeilan and his research team will explore pre-treatment biomarkers of osteosarcoma metastasis and their responsiveness to therapy.
Thursday, February 27th, 2014
Prof. Dor was recognized for his outstanding research in the field of pancreas development and tissue dynamics, with emphasis on pancreatic cancer and diabetes.
Medical Xpress Article On IMRIC Research: "New Treatment Proposed To Prevent Devastating Intestinal Inflammation In Cancer Patients"
Thursday, February 20th, 2014
Experimental work pointing to a therapy for alleviating mucositis -- a common, severe side effect of chemotherapy and irradiation of cancer patients or patients prepared for bone marrow transplantation – has been achieved by an international team of researchers from the US and Israel headed by scientists at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.