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Talking about prostate cancer research and initiatives with MLA Richard Starke

MLA Dr. Richard Starke Toured APCaRI Labs

The APCaRI laboratory in the Department of Oncology at the University of Alberta hosted an early morning visit on October 11 by Dr. Richard Starke, MLA for Vermilion-Lloydminster @RichardStarke. Dr. John Lewis led the tour of the facility and discussed the work being done by APCaRI members on using the in vivo chick embryo imaging technique to follow tumour motility through the vasculature, screening for metastasis-gene targets in human cancers to develop metastasis-blocking therapeutics, and the design of Nanostics’ prostate cancer diagnostic blood tests platform; ClarityDx Prostate. Later that day Richard Starke tweeted about his visit describing it as an incredible tour of @UAlberta research facilities!
Along with Dr.’s Starke and Lewis (from left to right in feature photo above) were technicians Mike Wong and Diana Pham, Nanostics COO Catalina Vasquez, technician Renjith Pillai and our Program manager Rume Djebah.

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Time for the 2019 APCaRI Spring Symposium

It’s spring, time for APCaRI members to meet! Please register, using this link, to attend the 2019 APCaRI Spring Symposium. If you have any questions about the symposium please contact Rume.
See you soon!
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Venue: Radisson Red Deer Hotel; 6500 67 St, Red Deer, AB T4P 1A2
Time: 8:30am – 4:00pm
Agenda – 2019 Spring Meeting

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