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‘Tumour biobank’ brings breast cancer discoveries to the bedside more quickly

In a move to fast track discoveries in breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention from the lab to the bedside, Dr. Muriel Brackstone, a...

Researchers discover novel mechanism involved in key immune response

A team of researchers at Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University have identified a novel way that a common virus, called adenovirus, causes...

Discovery of genetic pathway impacting the spread of cancer cells

One of the greatest dangers with any type of #cancer is its capacity to spread. Through the emerging fields of #DNA methylation and #epigenetics,...

Detecting brain dysfunction in infants before permanent damage occurs

The Public Health Agency of Canada has identified pre-term birth as one of the most important perinatal health problems in industrialized nations. Statistics show...

Virtual exercise class tailored for those with a spinal cord injury

Tucked away in a research lab at St. Joseph’s Parkwood Hospital, an instructor is leading seated aerobics classes for people in Southwestern Ontario with...

Preventing HIV/AIDS one text message at a time

Mobile technology connects us with the world from anywhere at any time. With the click of a button, we have instant access to endless...

Research leads to successful health promotion program

Research has an enormous impact on our communities, leading to innovations in disease management, prevention, and treatment. But rarely does a community have so...

Lawson researchers engineer a switch to tame aggressive cancers

When cancers become aggressive and spread they are the most deadly. Unfortunately, little is known about how to stop this development. A new imaging...

New imaging agent has an appetite for dangerous prostate tumors

Non-invasive imaging detects prostate cancer earlier than ever before, but can’t accurately distinguish between malignant and benign disease. According to Lawson Health Research Institute’s...

Lawson Health Research Institute celebrates four new program launches

London Ontario is now home to a research centre unlike any other in Canada. Officially opened in 2010, the Lindros Legacy Research building, located...

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