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News: Rockhampton local speaks out about rare cancer experience

…of anal cancer and couldn’t imagine what this would mean for me.” Ms Norton’s diagnosis was stage 3B squamous cell carcinoma, detected after she experienced months of bleeding, itchiness and hemorrhoids. Within a week of her diagnosis she travelled to…

News: Volunteer Voice October

…identify the functional consequences cell proliferation and migration) of miRSNPs within the additional two genes relating to metabolism in cancer. To confirm the causal SNPs behind two of the GWAS identified marker SNPs. Current volunteer opportunities We are excited to…

News: Brain Tumour Support Service Newsletter

…classified by their identification of their cell type as seen under the microscope. Typically, tumours are either astrocytoma, ependymoma, medulloblastoma, or other rarer disease types. Tumours may affect the pituitary gland, the pineal gland, and the optic nerves and are…

Blog: Volunteer Voice April 2019

…grants will fund world-leading studies into various areas including cancer vaccines, multi-cancer risk genes, immunotherapy, cell death, drug resistance, bowel polyps, and more This funding will give Queensland researchers a reliable source of income, which makes long-term research and trials…

News: Sun sets on solarium use in Queensland

…281 new melanoma cases, 43 melanoma-related deaths, and 2,572 new cases of squamous cell carcinoma are attributable to solarium use, at a cost to the health system of around $3 million. “Solarium use can be lethal, and every user of…