Click HERE to read the article about the Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) Cohort Study.
Dr. Azad published a new review article summarizing our research on human milk and the infant microbiome in the CHILD Cohort Study. The article entitled "Infant Feeding and the Developmental Origins of Chronic Disease in the CHILD Cohort: Role of Human Milk Bioactives and Gut Microbiota" is available from the journal Breastfeeding Medicine.
New funding from Canada Foundation for Innovation to establish Manitoba Interdisciplinary Lactation Centre (MILC)
Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan accounced today that the University of Manitoba will be receiving more than $1.1 million in support of seven projects funded by the Canada Foundation for Innovation. We are very excited to announce that Dr. Meghan Azad and Dr. Nathan Nickel's project "Manitoba Interdisciplinary Lactation Center (MILC): a provincial infant feeding database and human milk biorepository" is one of the successfully funded projects! Click HERE to read about all seven projects.
A summary of our recent paper “Composition and Variation of the Human Milk Microbiota Are Influenced by Maternal and Early-Life Factors” has been featured in the Research Highlights section of Nature Medicine.
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