Former Yellowknifer makes chemotherapy breakthrough

Treatment prevents damage to heart while enhancing effectiveness of chemotherapy

A former Northerner has found a way to protect heart cells from some negative effects of chemotherapy. Gopinath Sutendra grew up in Inuvik and Yellowknife and is now a researcher and assistant professor in the cardiology division of the faculty of medicine and dentistry at the University of Alberta. “One of the emerging clinical problems we...