Daily Media Digest October 26, 2017

“Research Canada Welcomes Fall Economic Update Commitment to a More Skilled and Innovative Canada, but where’s the Research Investment?”
TAGS: economic update, Research investment


The Telegram
“New research partnership will focus on health priorities for complex … and the Newfoundland and Labrador Health Innovation Partnership (JANL-HIP).”
TAGS: new research partnership, Newfoundland, Janssen Inc, health research


Calgary Herald
“Albertans continue to see improvements in their health-care system, and we … Dr. Verna Yiu is president and CEO of Alberta Health Services.”
TAGS: Dr. Verna Yiu, Alberta Health Services, healthcare system, Alberta


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“”What’s exciting is that we clearly demonstrated impairments in brain plasticity in the frontal lobes in people with early Alzheimer’s disease, and we …”
TAGS: CAMH Study, Alzheimer’s Disease, brain plasticity


“A team of researchers from University Health Network, University of Toronto, and Ontario Institute of Cancer Research reports on PharmacoDB, … “
TAGS: Nucleic Acids Research, disease network, PharmacoDB


“… pharmacology at the University of Toronto and head of the mood disorders psychopharmacology unit at the University Health Network in Toronto, …”
TAGS: prediabetes, diabetes, workplace productivity


CTV News
“So the study was sponsored by public funds and donations from the Canadian Institute of Health research, the Heart and Stroke foundation, the Hecht ..”
TAGS: pulmonary hypertension, University of Alberta, Dichloroacetate (DCA)


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“The platform has been a valuable tool for U.S. healthcare practitioners … the broader Canadian healthcare community through this innovative platform.”
TAGS: hypoallergenic health supplements, Pure Encapsulations, PureGenomics


Ottawa Citizen
“Schlossmacher, a senior researcher at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and a professor of cellular and molecular medicine at the University of …”
TAGS: Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Michael Schlossmacher


CanIndia News
“Type 1 diabetes is a chronic autoimmune disease that is increasing by 3-5 per cent annually worldwide and occurs when the body’s immune system …”
TAGS: childhood, diabetes, vitamin D


“When Simron Singh, MD, MPH, and his team began conducting population health research regarding neuroendocrine tumor (NET) cancers in Ontario, Canada, …”
TAGS: Health Research, study, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, U of T