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Grant Pierce

Office:University of Manitoba

Research: Dr. Pierce’s research examines a) how nuclear transport of proteins is controlled and how this control changes during artherosclerotic heart disease, b) the role Chlamydia pneumonia, a respiratory pathogen, plays in inducing atherosclerosis, c) the role of sodium calcium exchange in ischemia reperfusion injury and d) the use of flaxseed as a dietary intervention for heart disease.