Prof. Dave McMillen receives Grand Challenges Canada grant

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 12:55pm

Prof. Dave McMillen's group was one of the 20 Canadian projects that have won funding through Grand Challenges to address issues of child and maternal health! 

His project developed instant noodles supplemented with Spirulina, a nutrient-rich algae that is especially high in protein and iron, to improve child nutrition in the Philippines. Over 1/3 of children under 5 in the Philippines have anemia!

To learn more, please read this article and the video at the bottom - http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/main-news/going-green-utm-profs-secret-ingredient-solving-malnutrition