The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments work together to make CAR-T Cell Therapy available to patients
- CAR-T Cell Therapy is one of the most expensive treatments ever to be brought to Australia
- More than 95 Victorians are diagnosed with cancer every day
The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have worked together to bring the revolutionary, life-saving new […]
The Age, 28 July 2019
By Melissa Cunningham
Former SeaChange actor Tom Long was on the brink of death when he boarded a flight to the United States in April to take part in a medical trial for terminal blood cancer.
He arrived in Seattle with sunken cheeks and a body ravaged by chemotherapy. Weighing a little more […]
STAT Biotech – By Sharon Begley @sxbegle
JUNE 25, 2019
The U.S. patent office has declared an interference between a dozen key patents awarded to the Broad Institute on the genome-editing technology CRISPR and 10 CRISPR patent applications submitted by the University of California and its partners, according to documents posted by the U.S. Patent and […]
8 May 2019 Parties use science to set themselves apart ….
The major parties have laid out their science and technology platform for Australian voters, with clear differences in their approach and vision for empowering the solutions sector.
Responding to a survey from peak body Science & Technology Australia (STA), the Coalition, the Labor Party and the Greens have all […]
by Alan Trounson
Hear Alan Trounson discuss the issue Saturday 6 April at 12 noon on ABC Radio National’s The Science Show.
A few weeks ago, 18 scientists from seven countries took me back forty years to a time when I was involved with the first IVF birth in Australia. Why? The scientists, writing in the journal […]
April 01, 2019
After 10 years in remission, Derek Ruff’s cancer returned, this […]
Tom Long’s battle with Multiple Myeloma
Lisa Wilkinson interviewed Aussie Actor and multiple myeloma patient Tom Long on The Sunday Project to help raise awareness for blood cancer and the need for more research in Australia. The story is heartbreaking, Tom is hanging on to hope. Hope that a CAR-T cell treatment that he has to […]
THE promise is remarkable: a new class of affordable, effective cancer treatments beyond surgery, chemotherapy, biologicals and radiation. Imagine cancer specialists being able to select from a range of treatments to supercharge a patient’s immune system, helping it eliminate cancer.
This is not a distant vision. It is happening right here, right now. A research team, […]
Cartherics Pty Ltd teams up with Canada’s panCELLa Inc to bring the power of safe cell therapy to a greater number of patients.
Cartherics and panCELLa announce collaborative agreement to develop pluripotent cell lines for cell therapy. Melbourne, Australia and Toronto, Canada – 13 February 2019
Cartherics Pty Ltd (“Cartherics”) and panCELLa Inc. (“panCELLa”) are pleased to announce […]