Research Report Newsletter April 2013 – Issue 21

Inside you will find:

  • Colorectal cancer: GP involvement might reduce unnecessary delays between diagnosis and surgery
  • Pancreatic cancer: Personalised medicine may be the key to treatment
  • We need your help!: Would you be willing to participate in a Cancer Council campaign?
  • Pancreatic cancer: We are investigating how normal cells help pancreatic cancer grow and spread
  • CLEAR Study: How we ensure our data is accurate
  • Join a Research Study - Make yourself available for research and help reduce the burden of cancer

Click here to download the PDF document.


Take the survey

Thank you to all the people who have taken part in CLEAR.

Their questionnaire data and blood samples will help us understand risk factors for cancer in NSW.

Freddy SitasAssociate Professor Freddy Sitas

“Many people think the only way to help research is to give a financial donation, but when it comes to a broad reaching study such as CLEAR, we’re totally reliant on the courage and goodwill of cancer patients in the community.”

Karen CanfelAssociate Professor Karen Canfell

“We have an enormous diversity of lifestyles: we can compare and get meaningful answers about the causes of cancer”