Lab News

May 12, 2022
The Chang lab receives an Early Career Researcher Jump Start Award from the Stem Cell Network! We are grateful to our collaborators Drs. Pura Muñoz-Canoves, Bénédicte Chazaud, and Nicolas Dumont, and to our partners Defeat Duchenne Canada, Muscular Dystrophy Canada, and the McGill Regenerative Medicine Network.

May 1, 2022
The Chang lab welcomes new members: Rebecca Robertson, Muscular Dystrophy Canada Post-Doctoral Fellow; Alessio Cusmano, McGill Biomedical Research Accelerator summer student; Talar Ghadanian, BIOC 396 student; and Carol Zhou, volunteer student. Fun summer times ahead!

April 25, 2022
Natasha presents the lab’s work at the EMBO Workshop: Muscle formation, maintenance, regeneration and pathology in Gouvieux, France.

March 8, 2022
Congratulations to Shirley Li for receiving a Goodman Cancer Institute Recruitment Scholarship for her graduate studies. Shirley will be starting as a MSc student in the Chang lab, co-supervised with Dr. Sidong Huang in Fall 2022.

February 2, 2022
The Chang lab receives a 5-year Project Grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to study muscle stem cell dysfunction in Duchenne muscular dystrophy. We are grateful to reviewers, collaborators and colleagues for their support.