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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.



Study shows clear new evidence for mind-body connection

Researchers have shown that practicing mindfulness meditation or being involved in a support group has a positive physical impact at the cellular level in breast cancer survivors.


Dr. Karl Riabowol receives Killam Award

Congratulations to SACRI member, Dr. Karl Riabowol, one of four University of Calgary Faculty members awarded the prestigious Killam Annual Professorship.