Mark Anthony Trifiro

Academic title(s): 

Senior Investigator, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Jewish General Hospital Professor, Department of Medicine, McGill University

Contact Information
Address: 

Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research
Jewish General Hospital
3755 Cote-Ste-Catherine Road
Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E2

Phone: 
514-340-8260 Ext 5269
Email address: 
mark.trifiro [at] mcgill.ca
Group: 
Molecular modeling and new drug development: Development of Biological and Chemical Agents
Current research: 

Dr. Trifiro's research focus is on androgen receptor mutations and their associated diseases, for example prostate cancer, androgen insensitivity syndrome, and a neurodegenerative disease called spinobulbar muscular atrophy. His lab is also developing a glucose biosensor to be used in combination with an artificial pancreas to control blood sugar levels in diabetics.