Using the best available research, we describe the most powerful steps you can take to help reduce your risk of getting cancer. We also share important ways you can increase your chances of surviving a cancer diagnosis and living life to the full.
12,000+ Australians diagnosed with blood cancers each year could soon have access to a simple blood test to monitor their disease thanks to a world-first ‘liquid biopsy’ developed at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.
Dr Vihandha Wickramasinghe’s paradigm-shifting research focuses on understanding the fundamental biology of gene expression and how it is altered in the development of cancer cells. The goal is to find new ways to intervene when normal quality control processes within the cell go awry.