TGA Approves New Treatment for CLL

Wonderful to see the FDA, TGA and Canadian regulatory authorities working together to approve a new treatment for refractory/ relapsed Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL). Acalabrutinib is a second-generation BTK (Bruton’s tyrosine kinase or tyrosine-protein kinase)

Read More
Welcome Andrea Dawber

Andrea grew up in Melbourne and has over 20 years experience in senior leadership positions working with organisations like Nike Australia.  Andrea relocated to WA with her family and currently manages the WA Chapter of

Read More
CAR T-cell Therapy rejected for funding in DLBCL

It is disappointing to learn that the Medical Services Advisory Committee did not find in favour of funding tisagenlecleucel a chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR T-cell) therapy for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). The committee

Read More
Blood Sweat and Tears of Joy Western Australia

This time last week the Snowdome Foundation and Blood Cancer Research WA hosted ‘Blood, Sweat and Tears of Joy’ an educational evening bringing together clinicians, researchers, patients and supporters. The premise behind Blood Cancer Research

Read More
The Simple Man

Paul Mutimer had niggling back pain and was constantly tired, but he felt it was due to his workload as a psychologist and his age.  At 57 being tired and suffering some back pain is

Read More
Snowflake Snowflake Snowflake Snowflake Snowflake Snowflake

You can help more than you know

Please donate now