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The Origin of Cancer | 17 July 2014

Free Public Lecture The Origin of Cancer, by Professor Paul Davies and Professor Pauline Davies from the NCI-funded Center for the Convergence of Physical Science and Cancer Biology, Arizona State University. Date:        Thursday 17th July 2014 Time:         5:00pm Venue:     Robson Lecture Theatre, Eleanor Harrald Building, Royal Adelaide Hospital Enquiries:  Kai Holt  8222 5516 Cancer is the most researched subject in biology, yet […]

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2014 Royal Adelaide Hospital Foundation Day and William Wyatt Oration

The Royal Adelaide Hospital’s Annual Foundation Day event features the William Wyatt Oration which is primarily about a specific aspect of the RAH’s history and heritage. This year the William Wyatt Orator is Professor Brenda Wilson, Chief Executive, Council Council SA. Date: Wednesday 21st May 2014 at 12 noon Venue: RAH Chapel Residential Wing – […]

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Prostate Cancer Update | Public Seminar | 17 February 2014

The Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health is pleased to announce the upcoming public seminar on prostate cancer with key lectures to be given by: Associate Professor Anthony Lowe: ‘Development of national clinical guidelines for prostate cancer and the Melbourne consensus statement on prostate cancer testing’ And Associate Professor Ganesh Raj: ‘Drug development targeting the […]

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Defence Health Program | Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2012

The Fiscal Year 2013 (FY13) Defence Appropriations Act provides $120 million (M) to the Department of Defence Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) to support innovative, high-impact breast cancer research.  The BCRP is administered by the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC) through the Office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). Please inform […]

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New hope is ‘launched’ in ongoing cancer battle

Few medical conditions evoke such fear and dread as cancer. Its many forms continue to account for a frightening number of deaths around the world, and treatment typically remains an arduous test for sufferers and their families. We are constantly seeking new hope in the battle against this fierce disease, and in 2011, the University of Adelaide […]

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Florey’s legacy lives on in new research Fellows

Three new medical research fellows have been appointed at the University of Adelaide named in honour of one of the University’s greatest graduates, Nobel Prize winner Lord Howard Florey. The new Florey Fellows are researchers working in significant areas of medical science, including bone cancer and arthritis. Funding for their positions has been provided through donations […]

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Could mistletoe give the kiss of death to cancer?

Mistletoe has become an important symbol of Christmas but it also has the potential to play a vital role as an alternative therapy for Australian sufferers of colon cancer. At the University of Adelaide, scientists are interested in how the extract of mistletoe could either assist chemotherapy or act as an alternative to chemotherapy as […]

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