Friday, July 30, 2021
Derrick Rancourt and Ryan Klopp

Derrick Rancourt and Ryan Klopp

Derrick Rancourt is a Professor in the Departments of Oncology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Medical Genetics, University of Calgary. He is an entrepreneurial scientist and Director of Alberta’s Provincial Genome Engineering Centre. His research program revolves around the derivation, expansion, differentiation and genetic manipulation of mouse and human pluripotent stem cells. | Ryan Klopp is a Research Assistant with the University of Calgary. He received a BHSc specializing in entrepreneurship and a Master of Biomedical Technology from the University of Calgary. His research interests are in economic development and the professional development of graduate students in STEM disciplines.
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