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This is HUGE !!!!

FIVE of our members have received over $16M from the Canadian Cancer Society’s Breakthrough Team Grants October 2022 competition. Congratulations to all!

Dr. Chris O’Callaghan (PI), Dr. Keyue Ding (Co-App) and Dr. Harriet Feilotter (Co-App) were awarded $1.5M for their project entitled “Testing new treatments for people with incurable brain cancers”.

Dr. Christopher Mueller (Co-App) on a $7.5M project entitled “Establishing a comprehensive research strategy to improve pancreatic cancer survival”.

Dr. Neil Renwick (Co-App) on a $7.5M project entitled “Killing cancer cells by stopping them from using oxygen and sugar”.

More details on these 5-year Breakthrough Team Grants can be found here.