Congratulations to the recipients of the 2016 CNTRP ATI Research Innovation Grant!

Three grants are being funded through the 2016 CNTRP ATI Research Innovation Grant.


Dr. Jayan Nagendran, University of Alberta

Co-Investigator: Dr. Michael Mengel

Study Title: Molecular quantification of tissue injury and repair pre, during, and post ex-vivo perfusion of swine lung transplants (New CNTRP study under Project 1)


Dr. Faisal Khan, University of Calgary

Co-Investigators: Dr. Lee Anne Tibbles, Dr. BerkaYilmaz

Study Title: Gene Variants Influencing Complement-Dependent Cytotoxicity (CDC) and Antibody-Dependent Cellular Cytotoxicity (ADSS) as Predictors of Antibody Mediated Rejection (AMR) after Kidney Transplantation (New CNTRP study under Project 3)


Dr. Simon Urschel, University of Alberta

Co-Investigator: Dr. Lori West

Study Title: Aerobic capacity, muscle strength, and muscle endurance after pediatric transplantation (New CNTRP study under Project 7, Core 2 and Project 6)

Additional details about the successful grant applications in Alberta and across Canada can be found on the CNTRP website and on the ATI Website

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