Krishnan Lab

Krishnan Lab

Exploring the roles of peripheral nerves in the tumor microenvironment

Schwann cells
Cancer cells


Krishnan lab explores the Tumor-Nerve interface to identify new therapeutic targets for cancer and nerve regeneration. The lab is currently funded by NSERC Discovery Grant, SHRF Establishment Grant, CoMRAD Grant, CoMBRIDGE Grant, and Start-up Research Fund. The students in Krishnan lab is funded by NSERC USRA, Dean's projects, OVDR Biomedical research fellowships, APP Devolved funding, and Mitacs fellowships.

Our lab is part of the Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pharmacology in the College of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. We are also part of the Cameco MS Neuroscience Research Centre (CMSNRC). We are located at the Saskatoon City Hospital, steps away from the beautiful Meewasin valley running along the south Saskatchewan river.

Saskatoon city hospital
Meewasin valley
Contact: 5800 701 Queen St. Saskatoon SK S7K 0M7. Phone: 306-655-8711/306-655-8714