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November 8, 2017

A newly approved breast cancer drug could be highly effective against some forms of pancreatic cancer, including metastatic cancer. The study also revealed a new straightforward way to test which patients might respond positively to treatment.

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September 13, 2017

Researchers at WEHI have discovered how immune cells use a unique set of assembly instructions to ‘mix and match’ how they respond to tumour and diseased cells.

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August 4, 2017

Liver cancer is a looming health threat in Australia, recent findings from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare’s (AIHW) Burden of Cancer report suggest.

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July 28, 2017

From the 1980s, when prostate screening became available, many men over 40 were diagnosed with early stage prostate cancer even though they may not have had any symptoms.

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July 11, 2017

International cancer research collaboration that has identified promising therapeutic targets for a rare form of sarcoma afflicting mostly young people.

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May 24, 2017

Activated T cells are the main immune cell to leave tumours and these T cells move to other tumours and lymph nodes.

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May 8, 2017

A previously unknown subgroup of high-risk leukaemia in children has been revealed with a new, more accurate DNA test.

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April 25, 2017

Researchers have discovered secrets of a little-understood immune cell that could help treat and prevent graft-versus-host disease in people with blood cancer.

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April 18, 2017

Researchers have mapped the entire genome of a prostate tumour, revealing previously undetected levels of DNA rearrangements.

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April 13, 2017

Scientists at the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute in Melbourne have revealed a novel way to suppress the growth of gastrointestinal tumours.

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