Outside of the Lab

We have a united team; we have get-together occasions outside of the lab for recreation and charity events.  The members of the Verdu Lab have been consistent supporters of the Crohns and Colitis Canada Gutsy Walk. Throughout the year we team up with other Farncombe Institute lab faculty to fund-raise and bring awareness to the foundation’s research.

This page contains recent news from the lab, and events.

VerduLab on Twitter!

The Verdu Lab now has an official twitter account! Follow for news, updates, and more!

Commentaries & Highlights

Check the latest scientific summaries here written by Dr. Heather Galipeau in Gut Microbiota for Health, a website dedicated to spreading the knowledge about gut microbiota in health and disease!

Access the latest highlights related to celiac disease written by SSCD members and Verdu Lab members here. (Become a member of SSCD to view educational resources)


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Gutsy Walk 2016 – Confederation Park

The Verdu Lab team is committed to help find a cure for Crohn’s and Colitis.  On June 5th Verdu Lab participated in the Gutsy Walk 2016. This year, under Jennifer Jury’s direction, Farncombe Flatulence Firghters has set the goal to raise $5000, and it has surpassed it...

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Farncombe Team in the 2014 Gutsy Walk

Every day we work as a team , focused on developing new strategies for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of intestinal diseases such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Canada has one of the highest rates for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative...

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