The faculty, staff and trainees in DBMS are engaged in world-class research and teaching, attracting and mentoring the best students, the finest educators, dedicated support staff, and internationally-competitive researchers. We value curiosity, creativity, commitment, and collegiality.

Our department is a distinguished academic centre engaging a wide range of research endeavours including anatomical sciences, bacteriology, biochemistry, cancer biology, cardiovascular sciences, cell biology, developmental biology, immunology, molecular biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, physiology, reproductive biology, toxicology and virology. The breadth and depth of our research has a strong foundation in multi-disciplinary discovery. Our faculty and trainees collaborate with numerous research institutions locally, nationally and internationally.

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Maurice, Donald H.

Donald H. Maurice

In most tissues, cyclic nucleotides (cAMP and cGMP) act as second messengers to mediate the effects... Read More
Adams, Michael A.

Michael A. Adams

Dr. Michael Adams and Dr. Rachel Holden (Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine) run a... Read More
Smith, Steven P.

Steven P. Smith

My research program involves the use of structural biology (i.e., nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR),... Read More