John Dick, Ph.D.


UHN, MaRS Centre
TMDT Bldg., East Tower Rm 8-358
101 College St.
Toronto, ON, M5G 1L7

Phone #: 416-581-7472

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Human hematopoiesis and leukemogenesis


Postdoctoral Fellow:  OCI & Mt. Sinai Hospital Research Institute
Ph.D.:  University of Manitoba
B.Sc. (Hon):  University of Manitoba

Fields of Interest:

  • Genetic Models of Development and Disease
  • Molecular Medicine and Human Genetics


Research Interests:

Understanding human hematopoiesis and leukemogenesis using unique human tissue based models to examine critical genes, proteins, or epigenetic factors in these processes
Pursuing pre-clinical studies of therapeutics and whether they are targeting cancer stem cells
Exploring potential biomarkers that may stratify leukemia patients and advance personalized medicine.


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