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Could biotherapeutics be the next revolution in cancer treatment?
February 20, 2020 - From helping the body’s own immune system better detect and fight cancer, to treating cancer with immune cells, viruses and vaccines, The Ottawa Hospital is conducting cutting-edge research that could transform cancer care right here at home and ...
Margaret's Gift
February 20, 2020 - Ovarian cancer claimed Margaret Craig’s life. Now her generous gift is opening new doors to preventing the disease. Margaret knew research would ultimately provide the solution to ovarian cancer. Her donation through her will is opening new doors ...
Cell therapy for premature babies: new lab study suggests wider treatment window may be possible
February 19, 2020 - Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is a chronic lung disease caused by the breathing equipment that keeps premature babies alive.
More time in space linked with anemia
February 19, 2020 - More astronauts are anemic after longer space flights, according to a study led by Dr. Guy Trudel. Anemia is a reduced level of red blood cells that can make people feel weak or tired.
Pilot project allows Ottawa paramedics to provide palliative care at home
February 19, 2020 - A pilot project led by emergency medicine researchers at The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa, in partnership with the Ottawa Paramedic Service, will give eligible palliative care patients the option of being treated at their home for ...
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