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Research milestone in understanding progression of Rb

Research milestone in understanding progression of Rb

As part of a research project funded by CHECT, Dr Sandy Hung from the Centre for Eye Research Australia talks through her team’s latest breakthrough in understanding the progression of Rb, paving the way for the development of new possible treatments The RB1...
A bumper year for CHECT research

A bumper year for CHECT research

 in 2019 really has been a bumper year for CHECT research. We were delighted by the strength of applications to our 2019/20 research fund – so much so, that we ended up making two awards rather one. The first project, led by Professor Lako of Newcastle...
The top five things I learnt working on Rb research

The top five things I learnt working on Rb research

Armita Abolghasemi, who had bilateral Rb as a child, is a second year genetics student at the University of York. She recently assisted with Professor Ohnuma’s Rb research, funded by CHECT. As a genetics student and an Rb survivor, research into retinoblastoma...
Opportunity for a parent to join our committee

Opportunity for a parent to join our committee

We’re currently looking for a parent of a child who has had retinoblastoma (Rb) to join us as a lay representative on our Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC). About the role The SAC meets every six months (usually May & November) on a weekday afternoon...