Cancer research & statistics

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American Cancer Society
US community-based voluntary health organization.

American Institute for Cancer Research
Fosters research on diet and cancer prevention, interpretinfg evidence and educating public with results.

Amercian Society of Clinical Oncologists (ASCO)
A non-profit organization with over 25,000 oncology practitioners as members.

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An Australian Government statutory authority providing health and welfare statistics.

Canadian Cancer Society
A national community-based organization of volunteers.

Cancer Control Planet
Links to comprehensive cancer control resources for public health professionals. 

Cancer Research - UK
Supports cancer research through more than 4,500 scientists, doctors and nurses.

Clinical Oncological Society of Australia (COSA)
Peak national body representing health professionals whose main work is cancer control.

Cochrane Collaboration
Global network of volunteers that systematically reviews the effects of healthcare interventions, publishing results.

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
Part of the World Health Organization. Coordinates and conducts cancer research.

International Union Against Cancer (UICC)
Leading international non-governmental organization dedicated exclusively to the global control of cancer.

Institute of Cancer Research - UK
A college of the University of London that works in partnership with The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust.

National Cancer Institute - US
The US Federal Government's principal agency for cancer research and training.

National Cancer Institute of Canada
Funded by the Canadian Cancer Society and The Terry Fox Foundation.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network - US
A not-for-profit alliance of 21 of the world's leading cancer centers.

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Australian government's peak body for supporting health and medical research.

PubMed (literature search)
A service of the US National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health

Victorian Cancer Registry
The Cancer Act 1982 requires the State to record and collect details of all cancers diagnosed in Victoria.

Victorian Cancer Biobank
A not-for-profit consortium of tissue banks, supported by the Cancer Council Victoria and the Victorian Government.

World Health Organization
The directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system.

Updated: 20 Jan, 2015