OVC Cancer Research to Be Featured on CBC’s The National


Prof. Paul Woods

Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) research into cancer in dogs and cats will be featured Jan. 4 at 10 p.m. on CBC’s The National. The story will look at research and treatment for osteosarcoma (bone cancer) in dogs and breast cancer in cats. The story says the research findings will lead to improved treatment for people. Clinical studies professor Paul Woods, who studies comparative oncology, was interviewed for the story. OVC is the only Canadian establishment taking part in the clinical trial of an experimental drug with the U.S. National Cancer Institute’s Comparative Oncology Trials Consortium.