Canadian excellence, global recognition: - Canada’s 2021 winners of major international research awards
24 February 2022
Blais is a member of the Quantum Information Science de Sherbrooke will have more time to advance his program of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research research in quantum computing as a winner of the 2021 (CIFAR), a member of the College of the Royal Society of Guggenheim Fellowship. [...] “And this is really important Keller, Director of the McEwen Stem Cell Institute because we can now use these cells to study diseases and senior scientist at the Princess Margaret Cancer that affect different regions of the heart and to develop Centre at the University Health Network in Toronto, to new therapies to treat them.” understand the pathways that regulate the differentiation The team is. [...] But in our case, if we take cells from the tumour of specific For example, the first one then the second one then the third patient and grow a tumour from the cells of this particular one or the first and the second together. [...] He says the award is also a “really how the church is acting to shield itself from judgments great moment of encouragement.” both in terms of litigation, but also in terms of the court of “It signals that you’re heading in right direction and is a public opinion. [...] Rousseau says winning the Sloan Fellowship is “a “We know how to make many of these molecules, but as tremendous honour and recognition of all the hard work we evolve and become aware of a lot of societal needs the students in my group have done over the past six there is a need to make them with less waste and more years…I want to thank all the students who have done efficiency,” she says.