Viruses and drugs combine to form potent anti-cancer therapy
April 22, 2015 - Dr. Jean-Simon Diallo and his colleagues have discovered that compounds that disrupt our cells’ inner skeleton (called microtubule-destabilizing agents) can greatly enhance oncolytic virus cancer ...

Ottawa Cardiac Oncology Program highlighted in the Report Card on Cancer in Canada
April 22, 2015 - The Ottawa Cardiac Oncology Program, led by Drs. Susan Dent and Christopher Johnson, is featured prominently in the
Pancreatic cancer loses viral defences when talking with supporting cells
April 20, 2015 - Ottawa researchers have unlocked a way to make pancreatic cancer cells more vulnerable to cancer-killing viruses, known as oncolytic viruses. ...

Ottawa stem cell scientist helps patients separate hope from hype
April 17, 2015 - Did hockey legend Gordie Howe experience a miraculous recovery from a stroke after receiving stem cell treatment in Mexico? What therapy did he ...

Manosilah Yoganathan recognized for outstanding research in Co-op Program
April 15, 2015 - uOttawa’s Faculty of Graduate and Post-doctoral Studies has named Manosilah Yoganathan the Best Co-op Student of 2014. Working under the mentorship of ...

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