George Yousef
MD, PhD, FRCPC, MSc, MBBCh
Professor
Contact information
Laboratory Medicine
Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Ave., Rm 3227
Toronto
Ontario
M5G 1X8
Phone: 416-813-8068
Fax: 416-813-8674
Research location: The Hospital for Sick Children/Research Institute
Primary Research Area: Cancer
Secondary Research Area: Genetics, Genomics & Proteomics
Research Statement:

My laboratory is focusing on understanding the pathogenesis of urologic tumors including renal cell carcinoma and prostate cancer using an integrated genomic, quantitative proteomic, transcriptomic and miRNA approach with extensive bioinformatics analysis, for the purpose of biomarker discovery, understanding mechanisms of drug resistance, and the development of new targeted therapy.