By Dr. Ross Feldman,
Medical Lead,
Cardiac Sciences Manitoba

January 20, 2019

Shout Outs

• Congrats to Carly Lodewyks who received 2nd place at the Department of Surgery Research Day for her presentation entitled “The Incidence and Prevalence of Thoracic Aortic Disease in Manitoba, Canada: a Population Based Study”

• Congratulations to Rakesh Arora and Michael Yamashita for their recent awards from the Department of Surgery 2018 Research Grant Program.

Publications by our Faculty this week

Koleini N, Nickel BE, Edel AL, Fandrich RR, Ravandi A, Kardami E. Non-mitogenic FGF2 protects cardiomyocytes from acute doxorubicin-induced toxicity independently of the protein kinase CK2/heme oxygenase-1 pathway. Cell Tissue Res. 2018 Dec;374(3):607-617. doi: 10.1007/s00441-018-2905-z.