Tag: Cell therapy

Pierre Villeneuve

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood

Simon Turcotte

Assistant professor, Department of Surgery, Université de Montréal Hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) Surgeon, Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM) Scientist, CHUM Research Center Cancer Axis (CRCHUM) Roger Des Groseillers Research Chair in HPB Surgical Oncology Director, CHUM HPB Cancer Biobank & Clinical Database Co-lead, CHUM adoptive T cell immunotherapy program   Full Biography   Cancers of… Read more »

Denis Claude Roy

Director of the Cellular Therapy Laboratory; Scientific Director of the Centre de recherche Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont Full Professor, Université de Montréal Adjunct professor, McGill University   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, etc.   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Immunotherapy Immunotolerance   Projects at BioCanRx An Interventional, Open-label, Non-randomized Dose-escalation Phase… Read more »

Pamela Ohashi

Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Director, Tumor Immunotherapy Program Co-Director, Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research Canada Research Chair in Autoimmunity and Tumor Immunity Professor, Department of Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Breast… Read more »

Brad Nelson

Scientific Co-Director, BC Cancer Immunotherapy Program (Deeley Research Centre) Professor of Biochemistry/Microbiology, University of Victoria Professor of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia   Full Biography   Projects at BioCanRx Enabling a Phase I/II Multicenter Clinical Trial of a Novel Single Domain (sd)CD-22-specific Camelid-derived Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-cell Therapy   Interrogation of Biomarkers in… Read more »

Scott McComb

Research Officer, National Research Council; Adjunct Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of Ottawa   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood Colorectal Lung Ovarian   Projects at BioCanRx Clinical Trial Enabling Studies for Multi-targeted Chimeric Antigen Receptor Therapeutics for the Treatment of B-Cell Malignancies

Julian Lum

Senior Scientist, BC Cancer Associate Prof., University of Victoria   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Prostate Ovarian   Research and Clinical Approaches Metabolomics Raman Spectroscopy Flow Cytometry Immunoassays T cells Immunohistochemistry Radioligand targeted therapy   Projects at BioCanRx Targeted RadioLigand (tRL) and checkpoint blockade for metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer   Recent Articles Sometimes… Read more »

Megan Levings

Investigator, BC Children’s Hospital (Lead, Childhood Diseases Research Theme) Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia   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 thymus… Read more »

Naoto Hirano

Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood, Breast, Lung, Ovarian, Pancreatic, Prostate, Skin, Soft Tissue Sarcoma   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Dr. Hirano’s research team is particularly interested in understanding how the interactions between T cells and antigen-presenting cells affect priming, expansion, persistence and differentiation of T… Read more »

Dean Fergusson

Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Director, Clinical Epidemiology Program Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Professor, Departments of Medicine, Surgery, & the School of Epidemiology & Public Health University of Ottawa Endowed Chair, Clinical Epidemiology Program Ottawa Hospital Research Institute/University of Ottawa Scientific Co-Lead, Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit, Government of Ontario and the… Read more »