Katy Milne
Research Assistant III, Deeley Research Centre, BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Island Centre

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Inside the Histology Lab with Katy Milne

Hello, I’m Katy Milne and I am a Research Assistant at the Deeley Research Centre (DRC). I started working here in 2003 when the DRC was just starting up – things have really changed over the past 12 years! Like most, I have known too many people with cancer. Because I’ve always found the human body fascinating, immunotherapy was a perfect fit for me - I think of it as our way of giving the body a hand to heal itself. Although survival rates for many types of cancer have improved, many British Columbians today still face a grim cancer prognosis. I’m hopeful that immunotherapy will move the...