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SAMPLE PREP for drugs of abuse testing
A method for the extraction of drugs of abuse from urine samples pertaining to drug facilitated sexual assault cases has been developed in house by Forensic Science Ireland (FSI). The method involves the use of solid phase extraction techniques...
New lab spurs new growth
Along with celebrating its official opening at Carleton University in Ottawa in late September, the Carleton Mass Spectrometry Centre (CMSC) celebrated the early success of a new growth model it has initiated, which offers a fresh approach to...
International cancer genome consortium will link genomics to clinical data
New Orleans, LA – The International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) has announced plans to launch the International Cancer Genome Consortium for Medicine (ICGCmed), a new phase in the consortium's evolution that will link genomics to...
Apr 29, 2016 9:26AM
Researchers find cause of rare gastric cancer
Vancouver, BC – An international study with BC Cancer Agency researchers has discovered the genetic cause of a rare gastric condition that can lead to stomach cancer.
Apr 27, 2016 9:16AM
$4M partnership to study personalized medicine in oncology
Moncton, NB – The Exactis Innovation Personalize My Treatment (PMT) research initiative is receiving $2 million in funding from Merck, along with $1 million each from the Cancer Research Society (CRS) and the New Brunswick Health Research...
Apr 22, 2016 9:19AM
Biobank launches in BC with $1.25M funding
Victoria. BC – Northern BC will soon have the first biobank of its kind in the province. A collection of biological samples that capture valuable health info about the local community, the Northern Biobank Initiative Phase 2 will help...
Apr 21, 2016 4:36PM
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