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Dr. Brent Johnston

Program of Study:

MSc, Microbiology and Immunology

Project Title:

Combined oncolytic and NKT cell activation therapy in pancreatic cancer

Scholarships and/or Awards:

  • Cancer Research Training Program (CRTP) Traineeship Award 2017

Career Aspirations:

During my undergraduate degree, I gained an interest in alternative and safer treatment options for cancer. I hope to continue my master’s immunotherapy focus into a doctoral degree and continue to research safe alternative immunotherapy options for patients suffering from pancreatic cancer.


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