Michael Hendzel (right)

Discovery of mechanism behind precision cancer drug opens door for more targeted treatment

Research explains how the drugs work, who else might benefit from their use.

John Lewis

Nanostics launches clinical validation study for ClarityDX Prostate

Blood test predicts aggressive prostate cancer with greater accuracy and less patient discomfort.

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Dr. David Eisenstat works with a pediatric patient.

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Every day, 43 Albertans will be told that they have cancer.

At the University of Alberta, cancer researchers are working toward improved patient care through excellence in research. Whether it's improving established diagnostic tests, discovering new biomarkers or targeting treatment, members of the Cancer Institute of Northern Alberta (CRINA) strive to improve our province's standard of cancer care.

Their dedication would not be possible without the philanthropic support of donors in our community. Find out how you can impact cancer research in Alberta today.

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