MPCCC research partnership with Monash BDI to improve future accuracy of precision medicine

2020-05-26T15:29:52+00:00 May 26th, 2020|

A new MPCCC partnership with Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute (Monash BDI) will investigate whether innovative research technologies, including multi-omic and organoid profiling, can improve the [...]

National collaboration to increase local cancer patients’ access to affordable genetic testing

2020-04-04T12:11:28+00:00 January 30th, 2020|

Cancer patients treated in Victoria will benefit from more affordable access to molecular tumour profiling, following a new collaboration between the Australian Genomic Cancer Medicine [...]

New next-generation sequencing machine to boost translational genomic research and enable more precise treatment and management of cancer

2020-04-04T12:11:50+00:00 December 9th, 2019|

A next-generation sequencing instrument, the NovaSeq6000, will build genomic research capacity for MPCCC partners and increase the speed and affordability of comprehensive tumour genome profiling [...]

MPCCC Precision Oncology Seminars illuminate ways to tackle rare and aggressive cancers

2020-04-04T12:12:20+00:00 October 21st, 2019|

The MPCCC Precision Oncology Program welcomed two eminent speakers in August and September 2019 to present at Precision Oncology Seminars. These seminars brought together researchers [...]

MPCCC’s Molecular Tumour Boards and Precision Oncology Seminars drive innovation in personalised cancer treatment

2020-04-04T12:12:54+00:00 July 8th, 2019|

Since its commencement in September 2018, the MPCCC Precision Oncology Program has established regular Molecular Tumour Board meetings that focus on three distinct tumour streams. [...]

Eminent Australian Prof David Thomas delivers MPCCC’s March Precision Oncology Seminar

2020-04-04T12:13:19+00:00 March 22nd, 2019|

Prof David Thomas, Director of the Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Founder of the Australian Cancer Genomics Medicine Programme, and arguably Australia’s leader in precision oncology, captivated [...]