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Aleixo Muise

Inactive

Pathway: N-STAR

Biography

Dr. Aleixo Muise is a leader in the development of precision medicine to treat children diagnosed under six years of age with very early onset inflammatory bowel disease (VEOIBD) and intestinal diseases. He received his education through St. Francis Xavier University (B.Sc.), Carleton University (M.Sc.), and Dalhousie University (PhD in Biochemistry). Muise then completed his MD at the University of Toronto, with a Paediatric Residency at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and a Subspecialty Fellowship in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. He finished Postdoctoral training in the laboratory of Dr. Daniela Rotin. Muise established the world’s first multidisciplinary clinic focused exclusively on VEOIBD at SickKids. He developed the interNational Early Onset Pediatric IBD Cohort Study (NEOPICS), as well as co-founded and co-directs the international VEOIBD Consortium and the PEDIatric COngenital Diarrhea and Enteropathy Consortia study (PEDICODE). Dr. Muise also hosts an international training program for postdoctoral fellows (MD and PhD). These fellows visit his clinic and lab to study novel and known genes in IBD patients.

Award type: Postdoctoral Award

Discipline: Medicine

Centre: University of Toronto

Project Title: The role of phosphatases in the gastrointestinal tract

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