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movember

Monash in world first as cancer charities unite on $2.5million research grant

Monash University’s BDI scientists are part of a team awarded a $2.5 million grant to pursue innovative breast and prostate cancer research, thanks to a collaboration between the National Breast Cancer Foundation and the Movember

Medicine & health
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Major donation boosts research into treatment of deadly form of prostate cancer

Monash University has received an AUD $600,000 donation from a leading prostate cancer awareness provider, the E.J. Whitten Foundation, to advance research into aggressive prostate cancer tumours with the aim of improving treatment and survival

Medicine & health
Aggressive prostate cancer secrets revealed

Aggressive prostate cancer secrets revealed in landmark study

A landmark study, led by Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute with the involvement of the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, has revealed the reason why men with a family history of prostate cancer who also carry the BRCA2 gene fault

Medicine & health
Cancer research

New funding for trial of new suite of anti-cancer drugs

Prostate and bowel cancers are the biggest causes of cancer deaths in Australia. A consortium of researchers at Monash University have been awarded a $2 million grant by the Victorian...

Cancer research

New funding for trial of new suite of anti-cancer drugs

Prostate and bowel cancers are the biggest causes of cancer deaths in Australia. A consortium of researchers at Monash University have been awarded a $2 million grant by the Victorian...

Peter Hudson AM, Ted Whitten Jnr and Professor Gail Risbridger.

Kicking goals in the fight against prostate cancer

The E.J. Whitten Foundation has announced its largest ever donation of $550,000 to fund a five-year clinical research program on prostate cancer at the Monash. The unique program will connect...