Articles tagged with: Woolworths

Meeting Avner’s Foundation ‘Woolies on Wheels’ 2015 Pancreatic Cancer grant recipients

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 Posted in News, 2016

Meeting Avner’s Foundation ‘Woolies on Wheels’ 2015 Pancreatic Cancer grant recipients

In recent news scientists have claimed extraordinary success with using a patient’s immune cells to target a type of blood cancer. In one study the vast majority of participants with a specific type of leukaemia saw all symptoms vanish completely. This is quite a new area of research and has some researchers describing it as the holy grail of cancer research. While using a person’s own immune system to fight a cancer has shown great early promise in blood cancers, solid tumour cancers will be more difficult but are still a promising area of research.

At the Australian PGA Championship

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 Posted in News, 2014

At the Australian PGA Championship

It is wonderful to be at the 2014 Australian PGA Championship and see so much purple and support for Avner’s Foundation. It has been heartwarming to talk with people and see how much they care and want to support Pancreatic Cancer once they understand how badly it needs help.