The fundamental interest of the Hancock laboratory is in designing new therapeutic strategies to treat infections in the light of increasing antibiotic resistance coupled with a dearth of new antibiotic discovery.

Our Projects


Hancock gratefully acknowledges the following agencies for funding our research work:

  • Cystic Fibrosis Canada
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Australian Government National Health and Medical Research Council
  • Genome Canada
  • Canada Foundation for Innovation/Fondation Canadienne Pour L'innovation
  • Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada (NCE)/RCE
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