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University of Calgary research leads to brain cancer clinical trial

Researchers at the University of Calgary's Hotchkiss Brain Institute (HBI) and Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute (SACRI) have made a discovery that could prolong the life of people living with glioblastoma.


$10-million gift establishes DNA Science Centre

The newly created Robson DNA Science Centre was made possible by a $10-million gift from Dave Robson - through the Dave and Val Robson Fund at the Calgary Foundation - to the Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute (SACRI) at the Cumming School of Medicine.



Alberta Cancer Foundation Training Awards

The Alberta Cancer Foundation Graduate Studentship Awards and the Alberta Cancer Foundation Postdoctoral Cancer Research Fellowships are awarded to exceptional students interested in medical or health research related to cancer.

Competition deadline to apply: April 9, 2015. More


Research in rare pediatric cancer

Study identifies potential new treatments for cancer that strikes only one or two Canadians each year.

2015 SACRI Research Symposium

Full Program available 
January 30, 2015
MacEwan Conference & Events Centre