The Diabetes Research Program recently ran its third internal grant competition for the “Canucks for Kids Fund” Diabetes Catalyst Awards. The committee received 11 excellent innovative research proposals. After an external peer review process the successful grant applications for the 2012 Catalyst Grant Competition were:

  • William Gibson, $50,000 grant
    Role of p300 protein in B-cell function and survival
  • Megan Levings, $50,000 grant
    Gene signatures of T regulatory cells as molecular biomarkers in type 1 diabetes