Tag: Blood cancer

William W.L. Wong

Assistant Professor   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma Hepatocellular carcinoma   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Early Health technology Assessment System-level policy model   Projects at BioCanRx Developing System-level Policy Model for regenerative medicine and cell therapy in Oncology   The Economic Side of Immunotherapy Research   BioCanRX and Partners… Read more »

Sachdev Sidhu

Professor, Donnelly Centre, University of Toronto Senior Investigator, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Bladder, Blood, Brain, Breast, Colorectal, Gastric, Head and Neck, Kidney, Liver, Lung, Neuroblastoma, Ovarian, Pancreatic, Prostate, Skin   Research and clinical approaches The Sidhu lab studies the relationships between protein structure and function, using… Read more »

Denis Claude Roy

MD, Director of Research, Hopital Maisonneuve-Rosemont   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, etc.   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Immunotherapy Immunotolerance   Projects at BioCanRx 2017 Summit for Cancer Immunotherapy   BioCanRx Summer Students Tell All   Introducing the winners of BioCanRx’s 2018 Summer Studentships   BioCanRx and Partners… Read more »

Trevor Pugh

Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Canada Research Chair in Translational Genomics Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto Director, Translational Genomics Laboratory, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood, Brain, Breast, Cervical, Colorectal, Endometrial, Gynecologic, Head and Neck, Kidney, Liver, Lung, Neuroblastoma, Ovarian, Pediatric solid tumours

Christopher Paige

Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Leukemia   Research and clinical approaches Preclinical development of cancer vaccines   Projects and Articles at BioCanRx PHASE I STUDY OF THERAPY FOR ACUTE MYELOGENOUS LEUKEMIA (AML) USING AUTOLOGOUS AML CELLS ENGINEERED TO EXPRESS IL-12

Brad Nelson

Scientist & Director, Deeley Research Centre Co-Director, Immunotherapy Program, BC Cancer Agency   Full Biography   Projects at BioCanRx Adoptive T cell therapy targeting patient-specific driver mutations in lymphoma   Introducing the winners of BioCanRx’s 2019 Summer Studentships   Summit4CI 2018: The HQP Experience   Meet Two of BioCanRx’s Summer Students   Removing obstacles to… Read more »

Megan Levings

Professor, Department of Surgery and School of Biomedical Engineering, University of British Columbia Lead, Childhood Diseases, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Cell Therapy Transplantation   (https://www.bcchr.ca/levingslab)   Projects at BioCanRx Garbage to Gold: expansion of Therapeutic Regulatory T Cells from discarded… Read more »

Jonathan Kimmelman

Professor, Biomedical Ethics Unit, Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood Breast Colorectal   Research and clinical approaches Translation research Biomarkers Clinical Research Ethics   Projects and Articles at BioCanRx IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF JUDGEMENT IN CANCER THERAPEUTICS DEVELOPMENT   BioCanRx and Partners New Project Funding… Read more »

Natasha Kekre

Associate Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Hematologist, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, The Ottawa Hospital Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood   Research Interests Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Oncolytic Viruses Cellular immunotherapy (CAR-T cells) Leukemia Lymphoma Clinical Epidemiology   Projects and Articles at BioCanRx Canadian-Led… Read more »

Steven Jones

Co-Director, Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency Professor, Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University Professor, Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Bladder, Blood, Bone, Brain, Breast, Cervical, Colorectal, Endometrial, Esophageal, Gastric, Gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GIST), Genitourinary, Gynecologic, Head and neck, Kidney, Liver, Lung, Neuroblastoma, Ovarian,… Read more »