The faculty, staff and trainees in DBMS are engaged in world-class research and teaching, attracting and mentoring the best students, the finest educators, dedicated support staff, and internationally-competitive researchers. We value curiosity, creativity, commitment, and collegiality.

Our department is a distinguished academic centre engaging a wide range of research endeavours including anatomical sciences, bacteriology, biochemistry, cancer biology, cardiovascular sciences, cell biology, developmental biology, immunology, molecular biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, physiology, reproductive biology, toxicology and virology. The breadth and depth of our research has a strong foundation in multi-disciplinary discovery. Our faculty and trainees collaborate with numerous research institutions locally, nationally and internationally.

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Ward, Christopher A.

Christopher A. Ward

The primary focus of my lab is to study how ion channels regulate the function (both electrical and... Read More
Craig, Andrew

Andrew Craig

Cancer metastasis pathwaysMy research program is investigating paracrine signaling pathways... Read More
Funk, Colin D.

Colin D. Funk

Gene-editing in urea cycle disorders (Arginase-1 deficiency) using induced pluripotent stem... Read More