Catherine O'Brien
MD, PhD, FRCSC
Assistant Professor
Contact information
Toronto General Hospital
101 College St., PMCRT, Suite 13-704
Toronto
Ontario
M5G 1L7
Phone: 416-634-8767
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Research location: Toronto General Hospital/Research Institute (UHN)
Primary Research Area: Molecular & Cell Biology
Secondary Research Area: Cancer
Research Statement:

My lab focuses on colorectal cancer research and specifically colorectal cancer-initiating cells. We are interested in studying clonal cooperation and novel therapeutic strategies. We are also interested in studying the role of the microbiome and how it influences primary tumour growth, as well as, metastases.