Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research

Faculty Members

Brenda Andrews

PhD, University Professor, C.C., FRSC, Charles H. Best Chair of Medical Research
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-8562

Research Interests

Systems Biology, Functional Genomics, Genetic Networks, Cell Cycle and Signalling, Transcription Networks

Liliana Attisano

PhD, Canada Research Chair in Signalling Networks in Cancer
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-3129

Research Interests

Cell Communication, Signal Transduction, Cancer Mechanisms, Neuronal Development and Disease, Multidimensional High-Throughput Screening

Gary Bader

PhD, Ontario Research Chair in Biomarkers of Disease
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-3935

Research Interests

Computational Biology

Benjamin Blencowe

PhD, FRSC, Banbury Chair in Medical Research
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 948-3016

Research Interests

Gene Regulation, Alternative Splicing, Non-coding RNA, Functional Genomics, Bioinformatics

Charles Boone

PhD, FRSC, Anne and Max Tanenbaum Chair in Molecular Medicine, Canada Research Chair in Proteomics, Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-7620

Research Interests

Functional Genomics, Genetic Networks, Systems Biology, Chemical Genomics
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-5733

Research Interests

Genome Instability, DNA damage, DNA Replication, Functional Genomics

Amy Caudy

PhD, Canada Research Chair in Metabolomics for Functional Enzyme Discovery
Associate Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-4074

Research Interests

Metabolomics, Enzyme Discovery, Pentose Phosphate Metabolism

Warren Chan

PhD, Director, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, Distinguished Professor of Nanobioengineering, Canada Research Chair in Nanobioengineering
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-8416

Research Interests

Nanotechnology, Cancer, Infectious Diseases, Nanoparticles, Diagnostic Devices, Smartphone
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-2712

Research Interests

Systematic Genetics, Mendelian Disorders, Genetic Interactions, Drug Screens, Evo-Devo

James Friesen

PhD, Professor Emeritus
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-3016

Penney Gilbert

PhD, Canada Research Chair in Endogenous Repair
Associate Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-2501

Research Interests

Stem Cells, Skeletal Muscle, Regenerative Medicine, Endogenous Repair, Tissue Engineering

Jack Greenblatt

PhD, University Professor, FRSC, Anne and Max Tanenbaum Professor of Molecular Genetics
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-4141

Research Interests

Proteomics, Transcriptional Regulation

Timothy Hughes

PhD, John W. Billes Chair of Medical Research
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-8260

Research Interests

Transcriptional Regulation
Associate Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-3419

Research Interests

Computational Biology, Protein-Protein Interactions, Inhibitor Design, Drug Discovery, High Throughput Screening
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-8602

Research Interests

Nuclear Receptors, Drug Discovery, Metabolic Diseases, Development, RNA Trafficking

Jason Moffat

PhD, Canada Research Chair in Functional Genomics of Cancer
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-0336

Research Interests

Functional Genomics, Systems Biology, Genetic Networks, Protein-Protein Interactions, Technology Development

Quaid Morris

PhD, Canada CIFAR AI Chair
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-8568

Research Interests

Computational Biology

Cindi Morshead

PhD, Chair - Division of Anatomy
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-5575

Research Interests

Stem Cells, Regenerative Medicine, Stroke, Cell Biology, Neural Repair

Hannes Röst

PhD, Canada Research Chair in Mass Spectrometry-based Personalized Medicine
Assistant Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 978-7224

Research Interests

Mass Spectrometry, Proteomics, Metabolomics, Systems Biology, Personalized Medicine

Frederick (Fritz) Roth

PhD, Canada Excellence Research Chair in Integrative Biology
Professor

Contact Info

T: (416) 946-5130

Research Interests

Computational Biology, Genetic Interactions, Protein Interactions, Personal Genomics, Next-Generation Sequencing