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New 2024 Grants to Meakins Faculty

Congratulations to the following grant recipients!

Dao Nguyen (Co-Investigator)
Director: Yves Brun (Université de Montréal).
Funding Agency: Canada Biomedical Research Fund and Biosciences Research Infrastructure Fund.
Application title: PandemicStop-AI: for an accelerated response to pandemics.
This project will use artificial intelligence to discover new antibiotics and develop new technologies to manufacture these novel antibiotics in Canada.

Gregory Fonseca (Co-Investigator)
Team Members: Greg Dekaban, Marco Prado, Vania Prado, Jane Rylett (Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, Western University)
Funding Agency: Krembil Foundation
Application Title: Determining Why Immune Regulation Fails to Control Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease.
This project will understand the impact of the aging process in the development of Alzheimer’s and use spatial data to show the location of inflammation in the brain, along with machine learning models to analyze the inflammation.