Month: May 2018

Funding to develop technology that will detect prostate cancer earlier

Monday, May 28, 2018

Alberta Innovates, the Alberta Cancer Foundation and DynaLIFE have joined together to help commercialize Alberta-owned innovations that will detect cancer earlier and improve treatment for Albertans. The challenge was part of Alberta Innovates’ Alberta Small Business Innovation and Research Initiative (ASBIRI) program and included insight from Alberta Health Services.

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Stacey Daub

International Clinical Trials Day at the Cross

Friday, May 18, 2018

My journey began 3 years ago, much the same as many cancer stories begin – I found a lump. After the realization that this was probably not just a hernia from working out too hard, a biopsy confirmed what I would have never expected – stage 3C malignant melanoma. I remember the first weeks being … Read More

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International Clinical Trials Day: Anita’s Story

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

It was spring when Anita Julseth went to her doctor to have a mole on her neck checked. It had always been there but recently it had changed… The mole was quickly removed, biopsied and by March Anita knew. She had cancer. Melanoma. Stage IV. Anita underwent surgery to remove the cancerous cells, but by … Read More

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