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The funding will support eight new research projects to generate breakthroughs in cancers such as lung, pancreatic, brain, mesothelioma and stomach cancer, among others.
There are many myths about sun protection. To keep you and your loved ones safe this summer, we’ve dispelled seven of the most common claims we’ve heard going around.
1 in 18 Australians will have been diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime by 2040; cancer survival rates are the highest they have ever been.
Antonia's project aims to understand why some children relapse from the most common form of childhood leukaemia.
Wife, mother of two and English teacher Rachael has been diagnosed with terminal bowel cancer. This is her story.
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