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The Sunday Times- Perth oncologist’s cancer ‘cure’ leaves mums smiling

“There is definitely hope for women with advancements in breast cancer research and probably the biggest hope is for better and less toxic drugs which will be able to keep women with metastatic breast cancer living for many years with a chronic disease” – Professor Arlene Chan in the Sunday Times. Read More in the…

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STA Magazine – Inspired Research with Arlene Chan

”Professor Arlene Chan is an Australian medical oncologist who is passionate, driven and determined to make a difference for the 17,500 Australian women diagnosed every year with breast cancer. ” Read more in STA_Magazine 2017

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Ten Eye Witness News: Professor Arlene Chan & Shereen Jolly on Neratinib

In May, BCRC-WA welcomed the announcement that the Food and Drug Administration (the licencing body for new medications in the USA) had given approval for use of the drug Neratinib. This is a drug used exclusively for patients with HER2-positive breast cancer. Neratinib, an oral drug, was evaluated in the ExteNET trial which commenced 8…

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The Australian ‘Mum’s Cancer Care means talking to kids too’ BCRC-WA Offspring Study

Perth Lawyer, Denise Breen and Professor Arlene Chan spoke with the Australian on the impact that a breast cancer diagnosis has on the family, particularly younger children.    

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WA Today ‘No more Dr Google: Perth doctor’s new cancer centre dream’

”Perth oncologist who has revolutionised breast cancer treatments globally has unveiled a plan to expand her research base into a one-stop world class cancer treatment centre.” -WA Today. WA Today spoke with BCRC-WA’s Professor Arlene Chan on breast cancer diagnosis and research, expanding to create a world class cancer centre and how donations and philanthropic generosity will play…

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The West Australian on BCRC-WA’s Helen Sewell Tumour Bank

In April 2014 Breast Cancer Research Centre-WA launched the first Breast Cancer specific tumour bank in Western Australia in conjunction and partnership with Western Diagnostic Pathology. Tumour Banks have been established by International world class Cancer Centres in a collaborative effort to understand cancer behaviour and ultimately improve survival. Read more about our Helen Sewell…

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The Sunday Times on BCRC-WA’s Comprehensive Breast Cancer Centre

Over the next couple of years, BCRC-WA will be working towards developing a world-class Comprehensive Breast Cancer Centre, available to treat and advise on the best treatment options to all West Australians affected by breast cancer. If you are interested in becoming a Corporate Sponsor for our Centre, contact Carmelo Arto on his mobile 0488 554…

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89.7FM interviews BCRC-WA Chief Executive Officer Carmelo Arto

April 2017

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Channel 9 Interview with Prof Arlene Chan and Narelle Helsemans

April 2017

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Prof Arlene Chan inducted

WA Women’s Hall of Fame 2017

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