Etienne Mahe

Assistant Professor

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine


Contact information


Office: 403-944-5290

Web presence


Preferred method of communication


Elizabeth McGovern


Office: 403-944-1566

Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Applications of Cell-Free DNA and Next-Generation Sequencing to Hematopoietic Malignancies

Summary of Research

Dr. Mahe is currently the principle investigator on a prospective study of Cell-Free DNA in B-cell Non-Hogkin’s Lymphoma. He is a co-investigator on several studies of clinical applications of Metabolomic profiling in lymphomas and myeloid neoplasia. Dr. Mahe is also co-investigator with and affiliate of the CLS Hematology lab, which is currently validating a number of NGS assays for use in the work-up fo hematologic malignancies. His ongoing work also includes the development and validation of novel immune cell profiling assays, for which he holds a patent. Dr. Mahe is also well-versed in the design of informatic pipelines for NGS data analysis.


Dr. Mahe is a pathologist in the division of Hematology of Calgary Lab Services. He has fellowship training in the application of NGS-based technologies to cancer testing. Dr. Mahe also has a strong interest in the genetics of B and T-cell clonality, as well as cutaneous lymphoproliferative disorders