Tag: Lung cancer

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 »

Harman Sekhon

Full Professor, Director of Cytopathology, University of Ottawa   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Lung Ovarian Prostate   Projects at BioCanRx Interrogation of Biomarkers in Patient Samples from a Phase Ib Trial of the Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor, Avelumab, in Combination with SMAC Mimetic Debio1143

Trevor Pugh

Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Canada Research Chair in Translational Genomics Associate 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

Claude Perreault

Principal Investigator, Immunobiology Research Unit, IRIC Professor, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood Breast Lung Ovarian   Projects at BioCanRx DEVELOPING T CELLS THAT TARGET ANTIGENS SPECIFIC TO LYMPHOID CANCERS   Recent Articles Research Management Committee

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 »

Karen Mossman

Professor, Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University Vice President, Research, McMaster University   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Breast Cancer   Projects at BioCanRx In vivo genome-wide CRISPR/Cas9 screen to identify genes that limit curative checkpoint blockade immunotherapy in triple negative breast cancer   Recent Articles I study viruses: How our team isolated the… 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

Brian Lichty

PhD, Associate Professor, Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Breast Cervical Gynecological Lung Prostate Skin   Projects at BioCanRx Development of a Virally Programmed Exosome-based Cancer Vaccine Platform   COMBINING ONCOLYTIC VACCINE THERAPY WITH ADOPTIVE CELL THERAPY TO TARGET CANCERS EXPRESSING MAGE-A3   A Phase 1/1b, Multicenter, Open-label Trial… Read more »

Steven Jones

Canada Research Chair in Computational Genomics, University of British Columbia Professor, Medical Genetics/ Genetics Graduate Program, University of British Columbia Director Bioinformatics, Genome BC Bioinformatics Platform, Genome BC Founding Director, CIHR/MSFHR Bioinformatics Training Program Director, Bioinformatics Graduate Program, University of British Columbia   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Bladder, Blood, Bone, Brain, Breast, Cervical,… 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 »