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Tak Mak study in Cancer Cell
Tak Mak study in Cancer Cell

Tak Mak study in Cancer Cell

(TORONTO, Canada – July 17, 2014) – The journal Cancer Cell today published research led by Dr. Tak Mak mapping the path of discovery to developing a potential anticancer agent.
Analyzing DNA needs computer superpower
Analyzing DNA needs computer superpower

Analyzing DNA needs computer superpower

Dr. Igor Jurisica was recently listed on the 2014 Thomson Reuters’ Highly Cited Research List. Being cited frequently by other research papers is a key indicator of research influence and impact.

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Team Ian

Team Ian

Start Date:15/Aug/2014  End Date:17/Aug/2014

Team Ian will ride 280 kms from Kingston to Montreal August 15th-17th in support of the Ian Lawson Van Toch Cancer Informatics Fund at The Princess Margaret. Funds raised will provide opportunities to young scientists in the field of cancer informatics.


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Tak Mak study in Cancer Cell

Tak Mak study in Cancer Cell

17/Jul/2014

(TORONTO, Canada – July 17, 2014) – The journal Cancer Cell today published research led by Dr. Tak Mak mapping the path of discovery to developing a potential anticancer agent.


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    Driving to Conquer Cancer

    By Kevin    Posted on: 07/25/2014 02:23:36 PM    Categories: Fellow Fundraiser
    As you know, we love hearing all the unique fundraising ideas here at the Foundation. Here’s a great story about helping us TRIUMPH over cancer! I want you to meet my two friends and teammates: Tim Burgess and Jan Frolic. Read more...
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    The Forty Percent

    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 07/16/2014 08:53:00 AM    Categories: Inside The PMCF
    40% of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. These are startling and frightening statistics. This is why the promise of genomic-based Personalized Cancer Medicine is both revolutionary and incredibly hopeful. Read more...
  • Dr. De Carvalho

    Meet Dr. De Carvalho

    By Dr. Daniel De Carvalho    Posted on: 07/14/2014 04:54:28 PM    Categories: Faces of The Princess Margaret
    Meet Dr. Daniel De Carvalho who came to The Princess Margaret in 2012. He has had his work recognized as one of the top 20 major advances in cancer research in 2012 by the American Society of Clinical Oncology. And what's the best part of his job? The thrill of a new scientific discovery.
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Alex Pallotta’s journey to recovery

Alex Pallotta’s journey to recovery reached a landmark last week as her team raised $25,000 for the Journey to Conquer Cancer – 5K Run or Walk, warranting a scroll for outstanding community service from Toronto’s Deputy Mayor Norm Kelly. Read more...
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