News Archive

15 Jan 2014
Congratulations to Claire Henry, who received the first of two UNSW Australian Postgraduate Awards granted in translational cancer research plus a TCRN Scholarship Top-up. Learn more
Jenny Liu and Professor Robyn Ward
10 Jan 2014
Congratulations to Jenny Liu who was awarded the notable award of University Medal in Medicine at the recent UNSW Conferring of Awards ceremony... Learn more
TCRN PhD Scholarship Top-up Recipient: Diana Hatoum
9 Jan 2014
TCRN top-up scholarship recipient Diana Hatoum is researching the endocrine resistance in oestrogen-positive breast cancer at the University of Technology, Sydney. Learn more
TCRN Member Claire Vajdic
8 Jan 2014
A three-year genetic epidemiology study is set to shed new light on the lifestyle, genetic and other factors associated with the risk of glioma, a cancer of the brain and spinal cord. Learn more
Alan Truong, winner of the 2013 Translational Cancer Research Network Prize
29 Nov 2013
Congratulations to Alan Truong, who was awarded the UNSW Translational Cancer Research Network Prize for the best performance in PATH3208 Cancer Sciences this month... Learn more
Image of a female researcher doing work in a laboratory
29 Nov 2013
PhD Scholarship Top-Up Awards on offer to enhance the translational cancer research capabilities of PhD students. Applications close 4.00pm, 28 January 2014... Learn more
Photograph of Julia Suurbach
29 Nov 2013
TCRN top-up scholarship recipient Julia Suurbach is researching a novel treatment for prostate cancer using bone-marrow- derived mesenchymal stem cells to deliver a therapeutic gene that targets the cancer... Learn more
Photograph of Jody Church
29 Nov 2013
Research Fellow Jody Church developed a poster presentation on the economic evaluation of various treatments for patients with Barrett’s oesophagus, a serious complication of gastroesophageal reflux disease that leads to increased risk of oesophageal cancer. Learn more
Photograph of Penny Dalla
7 Nov 2013
A new chapter in her research journey took UTS PhD student Penny Dally to the European Cytoskeletal Forum in Switzerland earlier this year. Dalla is investigating multi-drug resistant cancer and the way in which microparticles transfer resistance between cancer cells... Learn more
TCRN CCY 13: Family Matters! November 2013 Update
1 Nov 2013
A communication tool for families living with cancer-causing gene mutations is the focus of a new research project being funded by the Translational Cancer Research Network (TCRN) Cancer Challenge of the Year (2013) initiative. Learn more