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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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NEW Centre for Personalised Cancer Medicine Website!

The Centre for Personalised Cancer Medicine has a new website at adelaide.edu.au/cancer-medicine ! The Centre for Personalised Cancer Medicine focuses on improving the outcomes for cancer patients at all levels, progressing research that makes a positive impact on cancer medicine, and training clinical and translational researchers. Learn more

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From bench to bedside – Kathleen’s quest for sarcoma treatment

Dr Kathleen Pishas Dr Kathleen Pishas, a postdoctoral researcher with the Sarcoma Research Group in the Centre for Personalised Cancer Medicine has a string of awards and achievements to her name, including the prestigious Ross Wishart Memorial Award. Having recently completed her PhD candidature, Kathleen’s primary research focus is to investigate personalised therapeutic approaches for […]

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A personal approach to treating cancer

Cancer sufferers are being given new hope by University of Adelaide researchers who are combining their different skill sets to discover alternative ways of tackling the disease. Five agonising years watching his elder brother’s long and painful struggle with cancer shaped a young Paul Neilsen’s future. He was just 10 when Brad contracted Ewing’s sarcoma, […]

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Congratulations to Dr Kathleen Pishas!

Congratulations to Dr Kathleen Pishas who has won the Ross Wishart Memorial Award at the recent Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR) Medical Research Week SA Scientific Meeting. The award is presented to the most outstanding presentation by a young investigator. Dr Pishas, a postdoctoral researcher with the Sarcoma Research Group in the Centre for […]

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