August 2016

Alison wins one of seven Hart Professorships – congratulations! For the full story click here.


July 2016

Alison receives CIHR project scheme grant – congratulations!


May 2016

Congratulations Miki, Bella, Camila and Caitlin on graduation!



April 2016

Camila Londono receives a Gordon Cressy Award. Congratulations! Read the full story here.


Dec 2015

Unrolling the mysteries of cancer

TRACER being unrolled




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TRACER tumour being unrolled


Watch Scientists Unroll a Tumour – Motherboard

Engineers unroll the Mysteries of Cancer – Global Mail

A new technology ofr understanding cancer growth – Science NewsLine 

More TRACER in the News:


July 2015

Prof. McGuigan gets promoted to Associate Professor at the University of Toronto! Congratulations!




March 2014

Alison on TEDxUofT – Can we use engineered tumours to find better drugs?

This talk was given at the 2014 TEDxUofT event.


Sept 2016

Sophie and Georgina join the lab from University College London.


May 2015

Team Jelly-Rolls completes the Ride for the Heart!




Dec 2014

Sahar’s PhD graduation celebration



July 2013

Jimena’s celebration graduation lunch



August 2011

Ana’s graduation lunch!






August 2010

End-of-summer sushi lunch out to say goodbye to all our summer students!



October 2016

New publication from Darren on TRACER – check it out here


May 2017

Congratulations to Jody on winning the Sanofi Biogenius Challenge – check it out here


April 2017

Congratulations to Darren on winning the Edward Jarvis Tyrrell Fellowship



Jody’s Sanofi Biogenius win featured on CBC news! Check it out here


In support for the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre’s journey to conquer cancer, the McGuigan Lab ran 5k!


Check out our latest publication in Nature Protocols! Click here


The Artful Science exhibit, on at Toronto’s Pearson Airport until the end of 2018, highlights the beauty that researchers encounter every day! Check it out here