Breakthrough on IgG4-RD

July 5, 2017

left to right: Dr. Andre Mattman (Medical Biochemist), Dr. Dan Holmes (Division Head of Clinical Chemistry and Medical Biochemist), Dr. Mari DeMarco (Clincial Chemist), Grace van der Gugten (Assay Development Specialist), Dr. Mollie Carruthers (Rheumatologist), Dr. Luke Chen (Hematologist)

Congratulations to Dr. Andre Mattman, Medical Biochemist, and Grace van der Gugten, Assay Development Specialist, at St. Paul's Hospital, and their colleagues on their breakthrough on the mysterious disease of Immunoglobulin G4-Related Disease (IgG4-RD) that changed the way this disease is diagnosed and treated.

For more information on this world first discovery, visit the St. Paul's Foundation ariticle - A relatively quiet "world first" for St. Paul's and the Spotlight in PHC News; also media coverage on Global and CKNW.

To learn more about Grace van der Gugten, visit her meet and greet in PHC News and St. Paul's Foundation News.

To learn more about Dr. Andre Mattman, visit his meet and greet in PHC News.