Research Report Newsletter Autumn 2012 – Issue 18

Inside you will find:

  • What is cancer research - Learn more about what research we do and why we do it
  • The CLEAR Study - Population research helps find cancer causes
  • Thyroid cancer - The incidence of thyroid cancer increasing while mortality remains low
  • Bowel cancer - What we’re doing about the second most common cancer
  • Brain cancer – Four new studies to further our understanding of this difficult to treat cancer
  • Join a Research Study – Make yourself available for research and help reduce the burden of cancer

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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”