Congratulate Mark Gauthier, Trang Hoang, Bernard Jasmin and Jane McGlade–recipients of pediatric oncology operating grants funded in partnership with the Cancer Research Society
We are excited to announce the recipients of the 4 pediatric oncology grants funded in partnership with the Cancer Research Society (listed below). These grants are each funded at $120,000 over 2 years, with C17 and CRS contributing equal funds, and are administered through the CRS.
- Mark A Gauthier, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS)–Second generation molecular sieving coatings using asparaginase for improved treatment of leukemia
- Trang Hoang, Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer/Université de Montréal–Effect of UM011997 on human T-acute lymphoblastic leukemia
- Bernard Jasmin, University of Ottawa–Misregulation of the RNA-binding protein Staufen1 in Rhabdomyosarcoma: Impact for pathogenesis and as a novel therapeutic target
- Jane McGlade, The Hospital for Sick Children–SLAP adaptor regulation of Cbl and tyrosine kinase signaling in leukemia
Additional information about the 2015 CRS Operating Grant Competition can be found at: http://www.crs-src.ca/2015-competition-results