Prof Sarah-Jane Dawson, Prof Mark Dawson and Prof Karin Thursky have been awarded prestigious Dame Kate Campbell Fellowships from The University of Melbourne in recognition of outstanding research performance.
Peter Mac’s Professor Monica Slavin, Professor Karin Thursky, Professor Gail Risbridger and Associate Professor Prue Francis have been elected as Fellows of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences.
Melbourne researchers from Peter Mac, in collaboration with Cancer Research UK, have uncovered a new way that some human cancers can hide from the body’s immune system, a feature they share with tumours from an unlikely source - the Tasmanian devil.
The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre acknowledges the traditional
owners of the land on which our five sites are located throughout Victoria.
We recognise their strength and resilience and pay our respects
to their Elders past and present.