CAR T-Cells for Cancer: Current Concepts and Future Prospects
Dr. Mackall discusses immunotherapies for childhood cancer and gives an overview of research with which she has been involved. Presented by Dr. Crystal Mackall, Ernest & Amelia Gallo Family Professor of Pediatrics & Medicine, Stanford University; Founding Director, Stanford Center for Cancer Cell Therapy. (2018)
Led by BC Children's Hospital investigator Dr. Mariana Brussoni, a project meant to increase time spent by children in quality outdoor play in Early Learning and Child Care Settings has received $650,000 from the Lawson Foundation.
BC Children’s Hospital’s Dr. Francis Lynn is leading one of two groups awarded a total of $6 million in funding from the Government of Canada and JDRF Canada to accelerate the development of stem cell based therapies for type 1 diabetes (T1D)
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