Tag: Ovarian cancer

Barbara Vanderhyden

Senior Scientist, Cancer Therapeutics Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Corinne Boyer Chair in Ovarian Cancer Research, University of Ottawa Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Ovarian   Research and clinical approaches Syngeneic mouse models Antibody-based immunotherapy   Projects and Articles at BioCanRx Evaluation of FGL2 as… 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 »

Robert Rottapel

Senior Scientist and Amgen Chair for Cancer Research, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Professor, Departments of Medicine, Immunology and Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto Rheumatologist, Department of Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Gynecologic, Ovarian   Research and clinical approaches Functional Genetics of Ovarian Cancer Signaling in Osteocytes Regulation of… 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

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 »

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 »

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 »

Jean-Simon Diallo

Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa, BMI Department   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Sarcoma Prostate Breast   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Oncolytic Virotherapy Viral sensitizers Combination Immunotherapy   Projects at BioCanRx Scalable Vector Manufacturing Enhancement Using Viral Sensitizers   BioCanRX and Partners Announce Funding for Eight New Projects… Read more »

Marcus Butler

Medical Oncologist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Bladder Cervical Esophageal Gastric Gynecologic Ovarian Pancreatic Skin   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Clinical trials research focuses on adoptive immunotherapy for multiple different solid tumor types   Projects and Articles at BioCanRx   Phase Ib trial of pembrolizumab administered following adoptive… Read more »

Rebecca Auer

MD, MSc, FRCSC   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Peritoneal solid tumors   Research Interests and Clinical Approach Perioperative immunotherapy ICV immunotherapy   Projects at BioCanRx Optimizing a personalized infected cell vaccine (ICV) for peritoneal carcinomatosis   Dr. Rebecca Auer receives grant from Canadian Cancer Society   Introducing the winners of BioCanRx’s 2019 Summer… Read more »