Here are the latest TFRI news stories. See our archive for a full history of news.
January 15, 2015
The Terry Fox Research Institute congratulates Dr. John Bell and his team on their award of $25 million in funding from the Government of Canada's Networks of Centres of Excellence. Dr. Bell will launch Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment (BioCanRx), a new national initiative to move promising cancer biotherapeutics, such as cancer-killing viruses and immune cell therapies, from discovery to clinical trials.
December 09, 2014
Over 260 people attended the first TFRI-Ontario Node Research Symposium on Monday, Dec. 8, at the the MaRS Discovery Centre, Toronto.
November 24, 2014
The Terry Fox Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Britt Andersen as its new Executive Director, effective November 24, 2014.
November 13, 2014
The Terry Fox Foundation (TFF) is pleased to announce that Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou will participate in the Terry Fox Run being held in Taipei, Taiwan on Saturday November 15, 2014.
November 12, 2014
Watch Dr. Victor Ling talk about our research in prostate cancer.
November 05, 2014
BC MLAs and ministers had an opportunity Nov. 3 to learn how cancer research is working from TFRI-BC Node Regional Advisory Committee members and invited speakers.
October 23, 2014
Victoria, BC Oct. 23, 2014 -- BC legislature calls for the second Sunday after Labour Day to be designated Terry Fox Day
TFRI and the Team Finn Foundation have formed a new partnership to build a business plan for a new research initiative focused on young persons’ cancer.
September 10, 2014
Terry Fox Foundation takes aim at hard-to-treat cancers and personalized treatment with multimillion-dollar research investment at six leading Toronto cancer centres
August 15, 2014
Dr. John Maris will deliver the opening address at this year's TFRI BC Node Research Day, taking place on 13 November at the BC Cancer Agency.