Members of the team who contributed to the 6-year long work that resulted in this discovery

Researchers first to develop reliable, non-invasive cardiac functional MRI

An international team led by scientists from Lawson Health Research Institute and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are the first to show that Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) can be used to measure how the heart uses oxygen for both healthy patients and those with heart disease. 

NSERC’s Discovery Grant Competition awards 12 projects led by Lawson researchers

Last week, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced an unprecedented investment of more than $588 million through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s (NSERC) Discovery Grants program