Kenneth Aldape
MD
Professor
Contact information
Department of Pathology
University Health Network
200 Elizabeth St., Eaton Rm 11-444
Toronto
Ontario
M5G 2C4
Phone: 416-634-8728
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Research location: Toronto General Hospital/Research Institute (UHN)
Primary Research Area: Cancer
Secondary Research Area: Genetics, Genomics & Proteomics
Research Statement:

Dr. Aldape is a neuropathologist with a research interest in primary brain tumors.  He has experience with identification of biomarkers in gliomas, including microarray studies.  He has identified a mesenchymal subgroup of glioma, which may be related to microenvironmental factors.  His work characterizes glioma subtypes as well as identifies clinically relevant molecular alterations in these tumors.