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International Clinical Trials Day - 20 May

If you've ever taken aspirin or paracetamol then you have directly benefitted from a clinical trial Have you ever thought about what a clinical trial is? Or how, where, or, why they happen? Each... Read More

Long-term follow-up of heart patients shows statin therapy is safe

After a total of 16-years of follow-up, CTC's LIPID* trial has now shown clearly that the higher survival rate due to 6 years of statin treatment is sustained over a long period, mainly because of... Read More

New trial of medicinal cannabis for chemotherapy-related nausea and vomiting

CTC is starting up a new trial to assess the use of medicinal cannabis to prevent nausea in people undergoing chemotherapy whose symptoms are not controlled by current drugs. The trial is part of... Read More

Published Research

Valuing the benefits of new anticancer drugs

Medical Journal of Australia 2016; 204(11): 403–405

Lawrence NJ, Salkeld G, Stockler MR, Karikios D

TACTIC: a multicentre, open-label, single-arm phase II trial of panitumumab, cisplatin, and gemcitabine in biliary tract cancer

Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology. 24 June 2016

Ferraro D, Goldstein D, O'Connell RL, Zalcberg JR, Sjoquist KM, Tebbutt NC, Grimison P, McLachlan S, Lipton LL, Vasey P, Gebski VJ, Aiken C, Cronk M, Ng S, Karapetis CS, Shannon J

Regorafenib for the treatment of advanced gastric cancer (INTEGRATE): a multinational placebo-controlled phase II trial

Journal of Clinical Oncology 22 Jun 2016.

Pavlakis N, Sjoquist KM, Martin AJ, Tsobanis E, Yip S, Kang YK, Bang YJ, Alcindor T, O'Callaghan CJ, Burnell MJ, Tebbutt NC, Rha SY, Lee J, Cho JY, Lipton LR, Wong M, Strickland A, Kim JW, Zalcberg JR, Simes J, Goldstein D

Shorter telomeres in adults with type 1 diabetes correlate with diabetes duration, but only weakly with vascular function and risk factors.

Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 23 June 2016

Januszewski AS, Sutanto SS, McLennan S, O'Neal DN, Keech AC, Twigg SM, Jenkins AJ

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Upcoming Events

Concept Development Workshop for Trials and Translational Research Studies: 22 July 2016

Sydney International Update on advances in perinatal care: 4-6 August 2016

Functional Disulfide Bonds in Health and Disease: 14-17 August 2016

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Masters in Clinical Trials Research

The Clinical Trials Research program was developed in response to t... Read More

Masters degrees in biostatistics

The Biostatistics Collaboration Australia (BCA) offers Master of Bi... Read More