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Ambassador Claire Harvey on Aretha Franklin’s death and R.E.S.P.E.C.T

Aug 22 2018

In the wake of the death of Aretha Franklin, Ambassador Claire Harvey shares her thoughts on what we need to do to tackle the “Hidden Cancer” in this Daily Telegraph article.

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Promising results in mouse trial of cannabis drug

Aug 19 2018

A recent study funded by our Grants program of a new Pancreatic Cancer treatment has nearly tripled the effects of chemotherapy in mice.

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Grants update – 2018 applications under consideration

Aug 19 2018

Ten research applications are currently under consideration for the 2018 grants round, with submissions received from universities and institutes in NSW, SA and WA. The calibre of applications is extremely high with proposals spanning a range of research areas from gene therapies to treatment compounds.

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Founders Report - Winter 2018

Aug 18 2018

When Avner’s Fund (as it was known then) was launched at Woolworths head-office, in the weeks prior to Avner’s passing, few would have believed it was possible we would still exist 10 years later and that we would have raised $10m over that time.

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