International study on Childhood Cancer prevention

    NAME Murdoch Children's Research Institute
    CANCER TYPE Childhood cancer
    INSTITUTION Murdoch Children's Research Institute
    STATE Victoria
    GRANT TYPE Other
    PROJECT TYPE Prevention

    Murdoch Children's Research Institute: International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium spanning 5 continents. A longitudinal prospective study, combining an international alliance of birth cohorts studies under the umbrella of a global consortium that aims to identify the environmental and genetic factors which increase the risk of a child developing cancer. The intended result - to identify a preventable cause.