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WE ARE ON A MISSION TO END CANCER, BY FUNDING
WORLD-CLASS RESEARCH INTO PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT.

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We are a private organisation, relying on the power of the community in order to provide Australia’s best cancer research teams with the technologies and facilities they need to fast-track discoveries.

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Our committee of internationally renowned cancer scientists reviews all applications for ACRF funding, to ensure only the most innovative, cutting-edge proposals receive our multi-million dollar grants at the end of every year.

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The research we fund accelerates the analysis and testing of new treatment, diagnostic and preventative measures for all types of cancer. It keeps Australian scientists at the forefront of medical research and brings us ever closer to the cures.

Australian cancer researcher at Drug Discovery Centre

Targeting telomerase for new cancer treatments

Recent advances in drug discovery technology and molecular studies could help scientists develop a suite of potential drugs that target telomerase –…

Australian cancer researchers at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research in Perth.

Australian cancer researchers develop ‘smart glove’ to reduce need for follow up breast cancer surgery

Thousands of breast cancer patients might be spared a second surgery thanks to innovative technology developed by researchers at the Harry Perkins…

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ProCan™ leads innovative approach to cancer diagnosis and treatment

Imagine being a parent who is told ‘Your child has cancer.’ For hundreds of Australian parents every year, this is the reality.…