Cystic Fibrosis Projects

Applicant: Yamashita, Cory
Title: Antimicrobial Peptide Fortified Surfactant for the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis
Institution: The University of Western Ontario
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $25,000
Applicant: Speert, David
Title: Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteria in lung infections in cystic fibrosis: understanding the contribution of bacterial exopolysaccharide production to disease severity.
Institution: University of British Columbia
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $60,000
Applicant: Quon, Bradley
Title: Discovery of Blood Protein Biomarkers to Monitor Treatment Responses during CF Pulmonary Exacerbations
Institution: UBC – James Hogg Research Centre
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $45,000
Applicant: Quon, Bradley
Title: Identification of Novel Blood Biomarkers to Predict Pulmonary Exacerbations in Cystic Fibrosis.
Institution: UBC James Hogg Research Centre
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Quon, Bradley
Title: Identification of novel plasma biomarkers to predict treatment response in acute exacerbations of cystic fibrosis
Institution: University of British Columbia
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $45,000
Applicant: MacDonald, Marilyn
Title: Medication Adherence as a Safety Issue: Generating Theory from the Perceptions of Adults with Cystic Fibrosis, Families, and Healthcare Providers on the Medication Management Process
Institution: Dalhousie University
Province: Nova Scotia
Amount Awarded: $10,555
Applicant: Trinh, Nguyen
Title: Understanding CFTR function in bronchial repair and improvement of epithelial regeneration by CFTR rescue
Institution: Centre de Recherche du CHUM
Province: Quebec
Amount Awarded: $42,000
Applicant: Gardy, Jennifer
Title: Genomic epidemiology of non-TB mycobacteria infection in Cystic Fibrosis
Institution: UBC BC Centre for Disease Control
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Guenette, Jordan
Title: A double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study to assess the effect of bronchodilation on CF patients
Institution: UBC Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Mathur, Sunita
Title: Determinants of skeletal muscle function in adults with cystic fibrosis
Institution: University of Toronto
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $20,000