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Pancreatic cancer trial reveals challenges in fast translation of new discoveries into treatment for patients

Advances in genetic testing have made it possible to identify characteristics of individual tumors that make them susceptible to available treatments. However, such personalised treatment has been... Read More

ACTA 2015 International Clinical Trials Symposium

The first ACTA 2015 International Clinical Trials Symposium will be held on 7-10 October 2015 in Sydney. CTC's Professor Tony Keech is the chair, ACTA Scientific Advisory Committee. He and his ACT... Read More

Drugs targeting mutations of the epidermal growth factor receptor versus chemotherapy for lung cancer

A new study has delivered evidence that a drug targeting specific genetic abnormality to block cancer growth is better than chemotherapy, in terms of progression of cancer, for patients with advan... Read More

Published Research

BCG+MMC trial: adding mitomycin C to BCG as adjuvant intravesical therapy for high-risk, non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a randomised phase III trial (ANZUP 1301)

BMC Cancer 2015; 15(1): 432.

Hayne D, Stockler M, McCombie SP, Chalasani V, Long A, Martin A, Sengupta S, Davis ID

Setting analytical performance specifications based on outcome studies—is it possible?

Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine 2015; 53(6): 841–848

Horvath AR, Bossuyt PM, Sandberg S, St John A, Monaghan PJ, Verhagen-Kamerbeek WD, Lennartz L, Cobbaert CM, Ebert C, Lord SJ, for the Test Evaluation Working Group of the European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine

Probe-based real-time PCR approaches for quantitative measurement of microRNAs. Journal of Visualized Experiments: JoVE

Published online 6 May 2015

Wong W, Farr R, Joglekar M, Januszewski A, Hardikar A

Impact of specific epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutations and clinical characteristics on outcomes after treatment with EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors versus chemotherapy in EGFR-mutant lung cancer: a meta-analysis

Journal of Clinical Oncology. Published online 20 Apr 2015

Lee CK, Wu Y-L, Ding PN, Lord SJ, Inoue A, Zhou C, Mitsudomi T, Rosell R, Pavlakis N, Links M, Gebski V, Gralla RJ, Yang JC-H

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Upcoming Events

Masterclass in Clinical Trials: Early bird registration ends 30 June 2015

Sydney Catalyst International Translational Cancer Research Symposium: 26-27 July 2015

ACTA 2015 International Clinical Trials Symposium: 7-10 October 2015

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Masters in Clinical Trials Research

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Masters degrees in biostatistics

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