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New genes discovered regulating brain metastases in lung cancer patients

Tina Depko

Tina Depko | Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Dr. Sheila Singh’s research team has identified new regulators of brain metastases, the most common brain tumour in adults and the leading cause of death in cancer patients.


To read more about this finding, please visit Acta Neuropathologica.

This research was funded by the Department of Surgery at McMaster University, the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research Cancer Stem Cell Program, a Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute Innovation Grant, the Brain Canada Foundation and the Boris Family Fund for Brain Metastasis Research.

Sheila Singh

Sheila Singh

Principal Investigator