Cancer Research Trust

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THE CANCER RESEARCH TRUST

 

The Cancer Research Trust’s vision is to make an internationally significant contribution to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of cancer. To achieve this, we are actively driving world-class innovative and collaborative research in WA, and reversing the brain drain by enticing back to Perth our most valuable export; world leaders in medical research.

RESEARCH

The CRT WA Collaborative Cancer Research Grant is funding of up to $13.5m plus an additional 30% matched funding for up to nine years for two world class collaborative cancer research programs based in WA.

The Senior Cancer Research Fellowship was established to support the ‘brain gain’ in medical research in WA by providing both salary and project grant support for exceptional mid-career cancer researchers who have demonstrated significant leadership potential.
The Postdoctoral Research Fellowship was established to provide support for outstanding cancer researchers in the early stages of their career.

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NEWS

November 29, 2017

Latest Genomic Technology to Analyse Tumours in Perth

A $1.75M grant awarded by the Australian Cancer Research Fund (ACRF) will fund three pieces of equipment, including a high throughput next generation DNA sequencer and equipment to isolate single cells from a patient’s tumour.
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November 10, 2017

Published Medical Forum, November 2017

An editorial from the Board of the Cancer Research Trust was recently published in the Medical Forum WA.
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