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 Issue No. 5                                                                                 April 2017

Heart Failure Update: May 12-13

There are only three weeks left to register for Canada's largest heart failure meeting, whose clinical and scientific streams mean that it is truly bench to bedside. Full-time members of Ted Rogers Centre partners SickKids, UHN and U of T will be reimbursed the cost of registration.
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Does your research need funding?  

Our 2017 Education Fund competition is open. We seek novel projects targeting heart failure, which must involve collaboration across at least two institutions. Deadline: May 5th. 


New study ties TNF directly to blood pressure 

"This new role for TNF re-brands the traditional cytokine and firmly places it as a central regulator of microvascular myogenic responsiveness, one of the most important known regulatory mechanisms in the cardiovascular system."
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Inside the records of heart failure patients 

One Ted Rogers Centre researcher is combing ICES patient data in Ontario to find patterns that could transform heart failure care across the province and beyond. There may be no such study in the world.
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Dr. Seema Mital talks precision medicine

At Canada's only cardiac precision medicine program for childhood heart disease, the path to a cure begins with decoding the genetic makeup of our youngest patients. 
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