12:00 - 13:45 at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier
Dr. John Bell,
Senior Scientist, Cancer Therapeutics, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
“Using Viruses to Fight Cancer”
Dr. Bell will discuss their current understanding of how cancers arise and how they can use this information to develop new, safe and effective therapeutics. Will focus on their discovery that viruses can be engineered to specifically infect and kill tumours with examples from early human trials.