LABORATORY Cancer Research in Genome Stability
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We are located within the Research Institute in Oncology and Hematology, which is a joint institute of the University of Manitoba and CancerCare Manitoba.

We are also members of the Department of Biochemistry & Medical Genetics in the College of Medicine within the Faculty of Health Sciences.


We are currently looking for graduate students (MSc or PhD) who have a keen interest in research. Although experience isn't essential, it would be an asset. We are also looking for post-doctoral research fellows with relevant research experience.

Please contact Dr. Kirk McManus to inquire about a potential position.


February 2019 - Congratulations to Lucile on her publication in Cells.

February 2019 - Congratulations to Chloe, Claire and Michaela on their publication in Cancers.

January 2019 - Congratulations to Chloe for receiving the Phylis J. McAlpine Graduate Fellowship.

January 2019 - Congratulations to Lucile for receiving the Human Genetics Endowment Fund Graduate Student Award.

December 2018 - Congratulations to Chloe for receiving a CIHR Travel Award to attend the American Association for Cancer Research Conference.

November 2018 - Congratulations to Chloe for receiving the Dean of Graduate Studies Student Achievement Award.

September 2018 - Congratulations to Manisha for receiving a BMG Studentship.

September 2018 - Congratulations to Tarik on receiving 4 presentation, travel and research awards for his BSc (Med) project!

September 2018 - Congratulations to Amy on her first author publication in Neoplasia.

August 2018 - Congratulations to both Allison and Tarik for successfully completing their BSc (Med) research projects!

August 2018 - Congratulations to Lucile on receiving a CancerCare Manitoba PhD Studentship.

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