Tag: Viral therapy

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 »

Karen Mossman

Professor and Associate 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   Introducing the winners of BioCanRx’s 2019 Summer Studentships

Jason Moffat

Professor, Donnelly Centre, University of Toronto Canada Research Chair in Functional Genomics of Cancer   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Skin   Research and clinical approaches Our research is concentrated in three areas:   Identification of genetic interactions and differential gene essentiality in mammalian cancer cell lines Cancer cell surface genes and cellular fitness… Read more »

Brian Lichty

PhD, Associate Professor, Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Breast Cervical Gynecological Lung Prostate Skin   Projects at BioCanRx A Phase 1/1b, Multicenter, Open-label Trial of Oncolytic MG1 Expressing Mutant Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) E6 and E7 (MG1-E6E7), with Adenovirus Vaccine Expressing Mutant HPV E6 and E7 (Ad-E6E7) and… 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 and Articles at BioCanRx Canadian-Led… Read more »

Glenwood Goss

MD, FCPSA, FRCPC   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Lung IND   Projects at BioCanRx Making the next big thing possible   BioCanRX and Partners Announce Funding for Eight New Projects

David Evans

Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology Chair, WHO Scientific Subcommittee on Variola Virus Research Member, Advisory Committee on the Human Pathogens and Toxins, Public Health Agency of Canada Chair, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Research Advisory Committee Member, University of Alberta Research Policy Committee Oversight Board, Women and Children’s Health Research Institute (WCHRI)  … 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 »

Johnathan Bramson

Director, McMaster Immunology Research Centre Professor, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine John Bienenstock Chair in Molecular Medicine Canada Research Chair in Translational Cancer Immunology   Full Biography   Cancers of Interest Bone Breast Lung   Projects at BioCanRx DEVELOPMENT OF A BIOREACTOR SYSTEM TO AUTOMATE T-CELL MANUFACTURING   Matchmaker, matchmaker, make me a match…… Read more »

John Bell

Senior Scientist, Cancer Therapeutics Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Professor, Depts. of Medicine and Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology, University of Ottawa Program Director, Ontario Regional Biotherapeutics Program(ORBiT), Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, OICR Director, Canadian Oncolytic Virus Consortium (COVCo), Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grant Scientific Director, BioCanRx, Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment, Network of… Read more »