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Gene discovery to help breast cancer patients

Cancer researchers at QIMR Berghofer have discovered a set of genes that could be used to predict the survival of breast cancer…

Researcher Dr Rodrigo Vazquez Lombardi

Interleukin-2 immunotherapy improved

Researchers at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have been exploring ways to make interleukin-2 (IL-2) immunotherapy less toxic and more effective against…

Supporting cancer research in Australia

New ACRF research centre targets early detection of lung cancer

The ACRF Centre for Lung Cancer Early Detection has been officially launched today at The University of Queensland’s Thoracic Research Centre at…