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Jorge Filmus
Jorge Filmus, PhD

Senior scientist

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Ave., Room S2 20
Toronto, ON
M4N 3M5

Phone: 416-480-6100 ext. 63350
Fax: 416-480-5703

Administrative Assistant: Cassandra Cheng
Phone: 416-480-6100 ext. 63537


  • M.Sc., 1979, clinical biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • PhD, 1983, biological chemistry, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

Appointments and Affiliations:

Research Foci:

  • Tumour biology
  • Developmental biology
  • Cell biology
  • Molecular biology
  • Signal transduction

Research Summary:

Dr. Filmus' research activities focus on the diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer, and the role of glypicans in inherited disorders and cancer.

Selected Publications:

See current publications list at PubMed.

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