The Costume Designer and the Cell Biologist Who Fashioned Cancer into Something Beautiful

February 10, 2015

When Jacqueline Firkins, a costume designer in the Department of Theatre and Film at University of British Columbia (UBC), approached Chris Naus, a professor of cell biology in the UBC Faculty of Medicine about a collaboration using his cell images on clothing to raise public awareness of breast cancer, Naus pictured t-shirts… That was not what Firkins had in mind.