December 16, 2020
Our lab just published an article describing how the chromatin modifier G9a is regulating key functions of human colon cancer stem cells
This study was published as a brief communication in the journal Oncogene and represents the hard work from co-first authors Chris Bergin and Aïcha Zouggar, as well as several other team members. The full article is accessible here.
November 09, 2020
The Benoit lab is awarded with a major grant from the CIHR to conduct research on colorectal cancer stem cells
This project grant will support our work on identifying and developing novel therapeutics efficiently targeting cancer stem cells, to eventually come up with strategies to improve the survival of patients. Great job team!
October 15, 2020
Chris receives OGS Scholarship and uOttawa Excellence Scholarship
We are very proud to announce that Christopher Bergin was recently awarded with the Ontario Graduate Scholarship as well as a University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship for the year 2020-2021. This is well deserved!