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CTC successful NHMRC grant funding

Congratulations to CTC researchers and collaborators who have been successfully awarded over $8 million in National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grants. Research projects in diabete... Read More

New centre will reduce diabetes complications and risks through telehealth

A diabetes research team based at the CTC has been awarded a grant of $2.48 million jointly from the NHMRC and the Fred Hollows Foundation for a Centre for Research Excellence to improve the h... Read More

Sentinel-lymph-node biopsy reduces arm swelling after breast cancer surgery

New results from the SNAC trial show that women with early breast cancer who have a sentinel-lymph-node procedure have less subsequent arm swelling over 3 years than women who have the older, more... Read More

Importance of testosterone - T4DM

The T4DM diabetes prevention study, which is coordinated here at the CTC, was featured on ABC TV's Catalyst. The show focussed on the importance of testosterone to the human body. It included inte... Read More

Published Research

Sentinel lymph node based management or routine axillary clearance? three-year outcomes of the RACS Sentinel Node Biopsy Versus Axillary Clearance (SNAC) 1 trial

Annals of Surgical Oncology. Published online 15 Oct 2014

Wetzig N, Gill PG, Zannino D, Stockler MR, Gebski V, Ung O, Campbell I, Simes RJ.

Flicker light-induced retinal vasodilation is unaffected by inhibition of epoxyeicosatrienoic acids and prostaglandins in humans

Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. Published online 8 Oct 2014

Noonan JE, Dusting GJ, Nguyen TT, Jenkins A, Man RE, Best WJ, Dias DA, Jayasinghe NS, Roessner U, Lamoureux EL

Impact of secondary cytoreductive surgery on survival in patients with platinum sensitive recurrent ovarian cancer: analysis of the CALYPSO trial

Gynecologic Oncology. Published online 30 Sep 2014

Lee CK, Lord S, Grunewald T, Gebski V, Hardy-Bessard AC, Sehouli J, Woie K, Heywood M, Schauer C, Vergote I, Scambia G, Ferrero A, Harter P, Pujade-Lauraine E, Friedlander M

Cigarette smoking and albuminuria are associated with impaired arterial smooth muscle function in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a FIELD substudy

Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. Published online 16 Sep 2014

Harmer JA, Keech AC, Veillard AS, Skilton MR, Marwick TH, Watts GF, Meredith IT, Celermajer DS, for the FIELD vascular study investigators

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Upcoming Events

Concept Development Workshop for Trials & Translational Research Studies: 31 October 2014

3rd Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation: 12–13 November 2014

Sydney Cancer Conference: 26–28 November 2014

COSA's 41st Annual Scientific Meeting: 2-4 December 2014

Careers at CTC

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Masters in Clinical Trials Research

The Clinical Trials Research program was developed in response to t... Read More

Masters degrees in biostatistics

The Biostatistics Collaboration Australia (BCA) offers Master of Bi... Read More