David Kroeger
Postdoctoral Fellow, Deeley Research Centre, BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Island Centre

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David Kroeger: Strengthening the Immune Response to Cancer

Hello, my name is David Kroeger and I’m a postdoctoral fellow at the Deeley Research Centre (DRC). My PhD research at the University of Saskatchewan focused on understanding basic aspects of how T cells function. I came to the DRC hoping to use my expertise in T cell biology to help cancer patients. Decades of research have proven that the immune system has the capacity to recognize and destroy cancerous cells. However, only recently have we begun to be truly successful in harnessing the immune system for cancer therapy. A particular interest of mine involves tumour-infiltrating B cells and...