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DRIVING DISCOVERY & DELIVERING HOPE AT THE PERKINS

Since 1998, the Perkins has grown to become one of the nation’s leading adult medical research centres, where a close knit team of more than 450 work together to defeat the major diseases that impact our community.

With three research facilities, co-located with major teaching hospitals, the Perkins has created a culture of innovation and collaboration to deliver better patient outcomes faster.

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Cancer researcher inspired by nature to kill cancer

A WA discovery made global news when venom from honeybees was found to kill aggressive breast cancer cells. Associate Professor and Wesfarmers Fellow, Dr Pilar Blancafort, from the Harry Perkins…

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