The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) announced on April 23 more
than $360,000 in funding to Drs. Roger Thompson and Shalina Ousman to
research the mechanisms of cell death and protection during diseases
such as stroke, epilepsy and multiple sclerosis.
The funding was also matched by the Alberta Advanced Education and
Technology Small Equipment Grants Program (SEGP), bringing total funding
amounts to more than $907,000.