Category: Research

INVESTIGATIONAL NEW CANCER DRUG RECEIVES APPROVAL FOR A PHASE ONE HUMAN TRIAL

December 17, 2013 A new cancer drug created by research teams led by Dr. Tak Mak of The Campbell Family Cancer Research Institute at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and Dr. Dennis Slamon of the Jonsson Comprehe...

Cancer Molecular Profiling at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Community Oncology Molecular Profiling in Advanced Cancers Trial (COMPACT) is a research study run by the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. COMPACT provides molecular profiling for people with certain types of adva...

New Clinical Trial – Using new tools to get a ‘fingerprint’ for each tumour

Oncologists have observed for some time great differences in response to treatment among their patients. Some ovarian cancer patients may respond very well to a particular drug, while other ovarian cancer patients may...