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Our mission is to end cancer by providing world-class scientists with the equipment they need to improve prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.


Together we have the power to make significant breakthroughs in cancer diagnosis and treatment.

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Can our genes help predict how women respond to ovarian cancer treatment?

New research has shown that the genes we inherit can have a significant impact on how the body processes chemotherapy drugs, which…

Cancer research scientist

Researchers build tiny DNA nanorobots to block cancer growth

Scientists have successfully designed tiny nanorobots made of DNA and protein that can be targeted directly at tumours to stop them from…

Four ways precision medicine is making a difference

All human characteristics are profoundly influenced by genetic factors, including susceptibility to infectious and complex diseases such as tuberculosis and cancer. Until…


ACRF Community Wills Day – Sydney CBD

Sydney CBD

Bookings are now open! On 7 March 2018, ACRF supporters in Sydney CBD can have a Simple Will drawn up in return…


ACRF Community Wills Day – Sutherland Shire


Bookings are now open! On 14 March 2018, ACRF supporters in the Sutherland Shire, NSW can have a Simple Will drawn up…


Australian Running Festival

The Australian Running Festival is back and better than ever in 2018 on April 14-15! Located in the heart of the Parliamentary…