Pulmonary Fibrosis

Pulmonary fibrosis is a type of lung disease that is marked by scarred or damaged lung tissue.

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Applicant Title Institution Province Amount Awarded
Duronio, Vincent Aberrant p53-mediated signaling in the pathogenesis of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Jack Bell Research Centre British Columbia $50,000
Fenton, Mark Pulmonary Fibrosis Research University of Saskatchewan Saskatchewan $60,000
Guenette, Jordan Mechanisms of Exertional Dyspnea in Fibrotic Interstitial Lung Disease UBC James Hogg Research Centre British Columbia $60,000
Draper, Jonathan Modelling pulmonary fibrosis with human induced pluripotent stem cells. McMaster University Ontario $49,050
Madill, Janet Nutritional Status of Patients with Interstitial Lung Disease: A Cross-Sectional Pilot Study Brescia University College, Western University Ontario $8,600
Wickerson, Lisa Optimizing physical function in individuals with interstitial lung disease University of Toronto Ontario $10,000
Wickerson, Lisa Optimizing physical function in interstitial lung disease University of Toronto Ontario $10,000
Wickerson, Lisa Oxygenation in individuals with interstitial lung disease during rest and exercise University of Toronto / UHN Ontario $10,000
Shelfoon, Christopher Modulation of human bronchial fibroblast function by rhinovirus infected epithelium University of Calgary Alberta $11,500
Draper, Jonathan Modelling pulmonary fibrosis with human induced pluripotent stem cells. McMaster University Ontario $49,050
Kirby, Miranda Small Airway Disease and Emphysema in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis University of British Columbia British Columbia $90,000
Skomro, Robert Study of the Pathogenesis and Progression of Bleomycin-Induced Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis in the Distal Airway and Alveoli Using Synchrotron-Based Imaging. University of Saskatchewan Saskatchewan $12,500
Ask, Kjetil The role of DECTIN-1 in pulmonary fibrosis McMaster University Ontario $50,000
Vasilescu, Dragos Comprehensive multi-resolution investigation of IPF pathology UBC - Centre for Heart Lung Innovation British Columbia $50,000