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Guelph/Eramosa fire chief using findings as cancer researcher to protect firefighters

By Spencer Turcotte, CTV News   

Headlines News Health and Wellness cancer fire chief research

Jan. 15, 2024, Guelph, Ont. – Whether it’s in the lab or on the frontlines, Jim Petrik is dedicated to saving lives. The newly-appointed chief of the Guelph/Eramosa Fire Department is also a cancer researcher at the University of Guelph. As a professor, he’s been working to manipulate blood vessels that feed cancerous tumours. CTV News reports. | READ MORE

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