Cancer Council is the largest not-for-profit funder of cancer research in Victoria. Every year, we spend about $20 million on world-class cancer research projects.

Biomedical grants

Scientific work funded in universities, hospitals and research institutes. More on biomedical grants

Research news

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Victorian Cancer Registry

We register details of all cancer diagnoses to keep statistics.

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A centre studying population groups and their characteristics.

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Tobacco control

Research from the Victorian Centre for Tobacco Control (VCTC). More on tobacco control

Our Forgotten Cancers Program

Our Forgotten Cancers Program is committed to improving survival for less common and low survival cancers.

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Meet our researchers

Team of researchers who have expanded our understanding of cancer.

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Research ethics

In Australia, any research involving humans must consider ethics.

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Search our research

Search the vast number of projects we've been involved in over the years. Search our research here