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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.


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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...
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    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.
  • Meet Grace and “Chemo Barbie”

    Feel Good Friday – Bald Barbies and Renzo the Rock-Crusher

    By Kyla Lougheed    Posted on: 07/11/2014 12:02:34 PM    Categories: Feel Good Friday
    Today we meet Grace and her mom Melissa, who have spearheaded a petition to have bald Barbie dolls put back into production to help support kids with cancer.  We also meet Renzo, who had his dream come true when he got to drive a Caterpillar 777D. Two cuties that will make you smile! Read more...
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    An Average Joe

    By Malinda DenBok    Posted on: 07/09/2014 10:36:36 AM    Categories: Events
    Another successful year at Joe's Team with a special surprise at the end! And it's not that I finished.  Read more...
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    A Wedding to Conquer Cancer

    By Malinda DenBok    Posted on: 07/08/2014 09:43:01 AM    Categories: Fellow Fundraiser
    We always love hearing new and creative ways in which you fundraise for your events.  Kevin shared with us on twitter how he fundraised at his wedding and raised $1200!
    Laura and Kevin got married in September 2013 and they decided their wedding would be a fun, easy going wedding. In order to get the couple to kiss, wedding guests would have to donate to the Ride to Conquer Cancer, which Kevin has been involved in for 5 years.
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