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Nov 24, 2022
Navigating hope: Helping cancer patients find and enrol in clinical trials
Navigating hope: Helping cancer patients find and enrol in clinical trials
Nov 23, 2022
The Next Generation: Nick Cheng looking for early signs of cancer in blood
The Next Generation: Nick Cheng looking for early signs of cancer in blood
Nov 22, 2022
Breaking through the blood-tumour barrier to better treat brain cancer
Breaking through the blood-tumour barrier to better treat brain cancer
Nov 17, 2022
<strong>How patients can improve the way new cancer therapies are assessed</strong>
How patients can improve the way new cancer therapies are assessed
Nov 15, 2022
Three OICR scientists make ‘highly cited researchers’ list
Three OICR scientists make ‘highly cited researchers’ list
Nov 01, 2022
OICR welcomes four new Board members
OICR welcomes four new Board members
Oct 26, 2022
The Next Generation: Michelle Harwood, OICR-based PhD candidate, studying what genetic variance means for aging and disease
The Next Generation: Michelle Harwood, OICR-based PhD candidate, studying what genetic variance means for aging and disease
Oct 26, 2022
AI-generated software spots skin cancer with accuracy and efficiency
AI-generated software spots skin cancer with accuracy and efficiency
Oct 18, 2022
Promising virtual platform connects primary care providers with geneticists
Promising virtual platform connects primary care providers with geneticists
Oct 05, 2022
Patient perspectives fuelling translational OICR studies
Patient perspectives fuelling translational OICR studies
Sep 27, 2022
The Next Generation: Mahmoud Noureldin
The Next Generation: Mahmoud Noureldin
Sep 15, 2022
OICR Impact Report
OICR Impact Report
Sep 14, 2022
<strong>New CPDC spinout company aims to become global leader in developing and distributing radiopharmaceuticals</strong>
New CPDC spinout company aims to become global leader in developing and distributing radiopharmaceuticals
Aug 29, 2022
Previously overlooked proteins are a potential source for a new class of cancer killing drugs
Previously overlooked proteins are a potential source for a new class of cancer killing drugs
Aug 24, 2022
Prostate cancer trial aims to deliver shorter, more effective radiotherapy thanks to advanced imaging
Prostate cancer trial aims to deliver shorter, more effective radiotherapy thanks to advanced imaging
Aug 15, 2022
Trusting the gut in cancer research: Q&A with Dr. Saman Maleki
Trusting the gut in cancer research: Q&A with Dr. Saman Maleki
Aug 11, 2022
Funding from Ontario Institute for Cancer Research to help move research from experiment to impact
Funding from Ontario Institute for Cancer Research to help move research from experiment to impact
Aug 08, 2022
FACIT pitch competition empowers Ontario’s oncology entrepreneurs
FACIT pitch competition empowers Ontario’s oncology entrepreneurs
Aug 02, 2022
Making liver cancer ablations more accurate with 3D ultrasound guidance
Making liver cancer ablations more accurate with 3D ultrasound guidance
Jul 20, 2022
How natural selection influences gene expression and can protect us from disease
How natural selection influences gene expression and can protect us from disease
Jul 11, 2022
Genome sequencing delivers real-time results for hard-to-treat pancreatic cancer
Genome sequencing delivers real-time results for hard-to-treat pancreatic cancer
Jul 05, 2022
New precision diagnostics predict risk and response to breast cancer therapies
New precision diagnostics predict risk and response to breast cancer therapies
Jun 24, 2022
Leveraging Big Data to drive cancer innovations
Leveraging Big Data to drive cancer innovations
Jun 16, 2022
Join the OICR Board
Join the OICR Board
Jun 16, 2022
OICR announces funding for three new window-of-opportunity clinical trials
OICR announces funding for three new window-of-opportunity clinical trials
Jun 01, 2022
New ICGC DACO website offers improved access to cancer data
New ICGC DACO website offers improved access to cancer data
May 18, 2022
OICR launches new Patient Partnership Plan
OICR launches new Patient Partnership Plan
May 11, 2022
Innovative MRI shines new light on cancer
Innovative MRI shines new light on cancer
May 10, 2022
New research asks if clinical trials are losing sight of what matters most to cancer patients
New research asks if clinical trials are losing sight of what matters most to cancer patients
May 02, 2022
Building evidence for the landmark U.S. ban on menthol cigarettes
Building evidence for the landmark U.S. ban on menthol cigarettes
Apr 28, 2022
Predicting cancer evolution with deep learning algorithms
Predicting cancer evolution with deep learning algorithms
Apr 28, 2022
Two OICR innovations bolstered by investments from FACIT
Two OICR innovations bolstered by investments from FACIT
Apr 25, 2022
Adding another dimension to breast cancer screening
Adding another dimension to breast cancer screening
Apr 20, 2022
Up-and-coming research trainees receive OICR Rising Stars awards
Up-and-coming research trainees receive OICR Rising Stars awards
Apr 13, 2022
Award-winning co-op student makes her mark on pancreatic cancer research
Award-winning co-op student makes her mark on pancreatic cancer research
Apr 07, 2022
OICR Genomics earns internationally recognized accreditation
OICR Genomics earns internationally recognized accreditation
Apr 06, 2022
New Chair of patient advisory council taking OICR patient partnership into next phase
New Chair of patient advisory council taking OICR patient partnership into next phase
Mar 30, 2022
Mammography innovator changing how we see cancer
Mammography innovator changing how we see cancer
Mar 07, 2022
New gene signature test predicts risk of acute myeloid leukemia relapse
New gene signature test predicts risk of acute myeloid leukemia relapse
Mar 04, 2022
Made-in-Canada CAR-T cells save lives in promising clinical trial
Made-in-Canada CAR-T cells save lives in promising clinical trial
Feb 24, 2022
Cancer researcher leads push to elevate Black scientists
Cancer researcher leads push to elevate Black scientists
Feb 10, 2022
FACIT award winners to give surgeons 10-second solution to identify cancer
FACIT award winners to give surgeons 10-second solution to identify cancer
Feb 08, 2022
Data from 10,000 Ontario Health Study participants studied for vaccine effectiveness
Data from 10,000 Ontario Health Study participants studied for vaccine effectiveness
Jan 24, 2022
Radiation or surgery: finding the best treatment for oropharyngeal cancer
Radiation or surgery: finding the best treatment for oropharyngeal cancer
Jan 14, 2022
Ontario’s support for research will change lives across the province
Ontario’s support for research will change lives across the province
Jan 05, 2022
Proactive outreach program helps chemotherapy patients manage side effects
Proactive outreach program helps chemotherapy patients manage side effects
Jan 04, 2022
Dr. Geoffrey Fong appointed Officer of the Order of Canada
Dr. Geoffrey Fong appointed Officer of the Order of Canada
Dec 15, 2021
Mapping the Canadian clinical trials landscape in precision oncology to identify trial opportunities for patients, clinicians and researchers
Mapping the Canadian clinical trials landscape in precision oncology to identify trial opportunities for patients, clinicians and researchers
Dec 02, 2021
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research announces funding for sixteen studies that support early detection of cancer, the development of new diagnostics to guide therapy and improved treatment options for patients
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research announces funding for sixteen studies that support early detection of cancer, the development of new diagnostics to guide therapy and improved treatment options for patients
Dec 01, 2021
New funding from the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research supports projects developing methods for cancer detection and tools to facilitate better treatment decisions for high-risk cancer patients
New funding from the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research supports projects developing methods for cancer detection and tools to facilitate better treatment decisions for high-risk cancer patients
Nov 23, 2021
International Cancer Genome Consortium empowers cancer researchers everywhere with new cloud computing platform
International Cancer Genome Consortium empowers cancer researchers everywhere with new cloud computing platform
Nov 18, 2021
Susan Fitzpatrick named Chair of OICR’s Board of Directors
Susan Fitzpatrick named Chair of OICR’s Board of Directors
Nov 17, 2021
Changes to executive team will make OICR stronger and more responsive to the needs of the Ontario cancer research community
Changes to executive team will make OICR stronger and more responsive to the needs of the Ontario cancer research community
Nov 15, 2021
New prognostic biomarkers and cancer-driving genes found in the dark matter of the cancer genome
New prognostic biomarkers and cancer-driving genes found in the dark matter of the cancer genome
Oct 08, 2021
Study puts spotlight on FDA’s accelerated approval of cancer drugs
Study puts spotlight on FDA’s accelerated approval of cancer drugs
Oct 04, 2021
New AI tool enables analysis of millions of cells within minutes
New AI tool enables analysis of millions of cells within minutes
Sep 26, 2021
We’re pleased to announce the next JLABS seminar will be held on November 17
We’re pleased to announce the next JLABS seminar will be held on November 17
Sep 07, 2021
Clinical trial breaks new ground on using immunotherapy for more cancer types
Clinical trial breaks new ground on using immunotherapy for more cancer types
Aug 17, 2021
Researchers uncover evolutionary forces at play in the aging of the blood system and identify people at increased risk of blood cancer
Researchers uncover evolutionary forces at play in the aging of the blood system and identify people at increased risk of blood cancer
Aug 13, 2021
Largest study of its kind informs treatment of breast cancer in men
Largest study of its kind informs treatment of breast cancer in men
Jul 13, 2021
Microscopes and molecules: New OICR Investigator Dr. Rola Saleeb brings integrated approach to cancer pathology
Microscopes and molecules: New OICR Investigator Dr. Rola Saleeb brings integrated approach to cancer pathology
Jul 06, 2021
Learning how to fly blind
Learning how to fly blind
Jun 11, 2021
Unravelling the secrets of the non-coding cancer genome
Unravelling the secrets of the non-coding cancer genome