Dr. Mohit Kapoor is a Senior Scientist in the Division of Genetics and Development at Krembil Research Institute (Krembil). Dr. Kapoor’s research program examines the molecular basis of arthritis with the aim to identify new therapeutic targets to slow down the process of cartilage degradation. He is also an Associate Professor, Department of Surgery and Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto.
Dr. Kapoor graduated from the University of Otago (New Zealand) with a PhD in Pharmacology and Toxicology, after which he conducted two postdoctoral fellowships in London, ON, and Lexington, KY. Prior to his arrival at UHN, Dr. Kapoor held an Assistant Professor appointment at the Université de Montréal.
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University of Otago: Ph.D., Pharmacology and Toxicology
- Associate Professor University of Toronto
- Adjunct Professor University of Montreal
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Early detection only way to stop osteoarthritis, says expert
Dr. Mohit Kapoor has brought laurels to the city after he was honoured amongst the six best authors in basic sciences by a panel of global reviewers at the 16th Annual European Congress of Rheumatology held this year ...
Genes play role in early onset of arthritis
Dr. Mohit Kapoor is an associate professor in the Faculty of Medicine’s Department of Surgery and Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology ...
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