Tag: Stem cells

John Webb

Senior Project Leader, Deeley Research Centre, BC Cancer   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood Cancer, Breast Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Endometrial Cancer, Ovarian Cancer   Research and clinical approaches Basic Research, Disease Models, Molecular and Cellular Biology   Projects at BioCanRx Clinical Trial Enabling Studies for Multi-targeted Chimeric Antigen Receptor Therapeutics for the Treatment… Read more »

David Szwajcer

Assistant Professor, Max Rady College of Medicine, Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba; Program Director, Manitoba Blood and Marrow Transplant Medical Director, Manitoba Advanced Cell and Tissue Therapy Laboratory   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood   Research and clinical approaches Stem Cells

Sheila Singh

Professor of Surgery and Biochemistry, McMaster University; Chief Pediatric Neurosurgeon, McMaster Children’s Hospital; Division Head, Neurosurgery, Hamilton Health Sciences Director, McMaster Centre for Discovery in Cancer Research Senior Canada Research Chair, Human Brain Cancer Stem Cell Biology Director, McMaster Surgeon Scientist Program   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Brain   Projects at BioCanRx Bispecific… 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 »

Justin Presseau

Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute; Associate Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, uOttawa Associate Professor, School of Psychology, University of Ottawa; Member of the Centre for Implementation Research; Chair, Health Psychology and Behavioural Medicine Section, Canadian Psychological Association   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood Projects at BioCanRx Making Patient Partnerships… 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 »

Manoj Lalu

Associate Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine The University of Ottawa   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood Other   Projects at BioCanRx Making Patient Partnerships A Reality in Very Early Phase Clinical Trials (MARVEL): Development of a Patient Engagement Platform   IMPROVING THE… Read more »

Natasha Kekre

Associate Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Hematologist, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, The Ottawa Hospital Associate 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 at BioCanRx Clinical Trial Enabling… 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 »

David Courtman

Director, Cell Manufacturing, Biotherapeutics Core Facilities, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Senior Investigator, Regenerative Medicine Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Assistant Professor, Dept of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood   Research and clinical approaches Stem Cells