Therapeutics Development

Overview

The Vancouver Prostate Centre’s comprehensive Therapuetics Development core, consisting of Pharmacology and Drug Design units, helps clients to identify novel drug candidates using methods of computational drug design and cheminformatics, followed by hit-to-lead optimization combined with comprehensive experimental evaluation of pharmacological activity. Our expert team is experienced in both computational and experimental aspects of conventional drug discovery and can seamlessly integrate their services with The Vancouver Prostate Centre’s other units to provide all the necessary components of focused translational research.

A World Class Centre

The Vancouver Prostate Centre (VPC) has a track record of success that has earned it a reputation as one of the world’s most respected cancer facilities. It is a National Centre of Excellence and a designated Centre of Excellence for Commercialization and Research.

Events

Movember Foundation 2018

Movember 2018

The Movember Foundation's fundraiser runs from November 1 to 30.  The Vancouver Prostate Centre team will join teams across Canada to raise funds for men's health research in the areas of prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide prevention.

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Dr. Gleave awarded the 2018 Dr. Chew Wei Memorial Prize in Cancer Research

Dr. Gleave
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Three VPC trainees receive 2018 VCHRI Rising Star Awards

2018 Rising Star Awardees
DNA

Make A Difference

Help the Vancouver Prostate Centre fund research to find better treatments and a cure.