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  1. 7 March 2023 - Health & Wellbeing

    We can eliminate cervical cancer

    On International Women's Day, University of Melbourne experts say more equitable access to screening is needed for Australia to eliminate cervical cancer

  2. 10 May 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Following cancer’s status updates

    Deciphering the microscopic messages cancer sheds into our bloodstream provides new ways to guide diagnosis and treatment, says a University of Melbourne expert

  3. 10 May 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Our genetic strength in numbers

    Combining global datasets will give more people access to genomic medicine and increase personalised cancer treatment, says University of Melbourne expert

  4. 10 May 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Will Australia be left behind in the cancer genomics revolution?

    Australian patients may not see the benefits of new genetic testing for diagnosis and treatment without new funding models says a University of Melbourne expert

  5. 9 May 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Improving the care and wellbeing of cancer survivors

    As cancer detection and treatment improves, our healthcare system needs to provide more holistic care for life after cancer, say University of Melbourne experts

  6. 29 April 2022 - Health & Medicine

    Indonesia takes an impressive step toward cervical cancer control

    Indonesia is taking a big step by rolling out a free HPV vaccine nationwide to protect women and girls from cervical cancer, say University of Melbourne experts

  7. 5 July 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Distress doubles for cancer patients during pandemic

    Patients with blood cancer experience higher psychological distress from risk of COVID-19 infection and unmet needs finds University of Melbourne research

  8. 9 June 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Unmasking cancers with hidden identity

    When the original site of a cancer can’t be found, genomics is helping  guide diagnosis and more personalised treatment say University of Melbourne experts

  9. 2 March 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Who needs a colonoscopy most?

    An online triage calculator to identify patients who need their colonoscopy most urgently, has been developed by researchers including University of Melbourne.

  10. 2 February 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Testing, testing, testing: Can blood tests help detect cancers early?

    The COVID-19 pandemic showed our capacity to test at large scale, can we use these strategies for early detection of cancer ask University of Melbourne experts?