A new target in the fight against childhood leukemia?

Watch as Dr. Lim explains his recent discovery, and what it could mean for kids fighting leukemia.

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Leveraging smartphone tech to diagnose respiratory illnesses

New mobile app from provides faster, more accurate measurement of respiratory rate.  Read More

A young girl’s rare disease may provide clues to the genetic causes of obesity

For rare diseases, research-based diagnostic tests help in getting the right diagnosis and the best possible care.  Read More

Away We Grow! Toddler Nutrition Study Needs Participants

Dr. Innis' team is recruiting infants aged 12-14 months to participate in a year-long study on the role of fat in kids' development.  Read More

Q&A with Dr. Laura Magee

New recommendations for diagnosing and treating hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.

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    CFRI is it the largest research institute of its kind in Western Canada in terms of people, productivity, funding and size. 

    The Institute has both 'wet bench' laboratory and 'dry lab' clinical research areas, and other areas to facilitate particular areas of research and training.