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

David Szwajcer

Program Director, Manitoba Blood and Marrow Transplant   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood   Research and clinical approaches Stem Cells

Sheila Singh

Scientist, McMaster Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute (SCC-RI) Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Health Sciences   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Brain   Projects at BioCanRx Bispecific T-cell engager antibodies targeting CD133+ brain tumor-initiating cells: A novel immunotherapy for recurrent glioblastoma   Recent Articles Introducing the winners of BioCanRx’s… 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   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood Projects at BioCanRx Making Patient Partnerships A Reality in Very Early Phase Clinical Trials (MARVEL): Development of a Patient Engagement Platform

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 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 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   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Blood   Research and clinical approaches Stem Cells