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April 17, 2014

Ottawa, Ontario, April 17, 2014 – The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) has granted funding for research infrastructure to three college projects through the College-Industry Innovation Fund (CIIF). The CIIF will enable researchers to acquire state-of-the-art infrastructure to successfully carry out important research in forest engineering, plant and tree biology and mechanical engineering.

April 15, 2014

On January 23, 2014, the Canada Foundation for Innovation hosted a workshop with 15 highly accomplished Canadian researchers on how best to support the development of cyber-infrastructure for research in Canada. The focus of discussion was on the major challenges facing researchers over the next several years and how cyber-infrastructure, including computational capacity, data management, high-speed networks and analytical tools, can be employed to help meet these challenges.

April 14, 2014

April 14, 2014 — Hamilton, Ontario — Canada Foundation for Innovation

The first signs of Alzheimer’s disease in Canada’s aging population may be detected earlier using new biomarkers being developed by Jennifer Heisz, a neuroscientist at McMaster University. Heisz’s brain biomarkers are neural signals she will use to detect disease, or the risk of disease, early and help measure the progress of treatments.

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April 17, 2014

Ottawa, Ontario, April 17, 2014 – The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) has granted funding for research infrastructure to three college projects through the College-Industry Innovation Fund (CIIF). The CIIF will enable researchers to acquire state-of-the-art infrastructure to successfully carry out important research in forest engineering, plant and tree biology and mechanical engineering.