The Canadian Institutes of Health Research recently announced their latest funding decisions that included several members of the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta. The total amount awarded for the research projects listed below is almost $4,500,000!
Endothelial ion channels, nitric oxide and the cellular mechanisms regulating vasorelaxation
Genetic control of artery and vein specification
Molecular Basis of Calcium Sensitization in the Arterial Myogenic Response
Feeding Behaviour & Satiety: Cellular & Molecular Physiology of the K-Dependent Na/Ca-Exchanger, NCKX4
Smoothelin like-1 interacts with apo-calmodulin and tropomyosin to regulate Ca2+-dependent contractile signaling in vascular smooth muscle cells.
Assessment of hypertension occurrence, management and outcomes in Canada
Effect of Physician Alternative Payment Plans on the Completeness and Validity of Administrative Data
Congratulations all around!