Australasian Leukaemia & Lymphoma Group

Australasian Leukaemia & Lymphoma Group

Cause Area: Medical research

Country: Australia

Website: www.allg.org.au


Mission Statement

Better treatments... Better Lives.We improve the lives of patients with blood cancers such as leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma by advancing leading edge clinical trials in Australia and New Zealand.

Description

Every two hours, an Australian loses their lifeto blood cancer.The ALLG is the ONLY not-for-profit collaborative clinical research group in Australia and New Zealand dedicated to finding new ways to treat blood cancers such as leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma, and other blood disorders.We receivie noongoing funding, so we rely on your generous support to sustain our work for the community.The ALLG membership includes more than 750doctors, nurses, scientists and support staff across Australia and New Zealand, all of whom are looking for ways to better treat blood cancers through clinical research.By conducting national and international collaborative clinical trials at sites across Australia and New Zealand, ALLG researchers are helping patients access new drugs or receive new treatments that are not yet available for clinical practice. Each day, 35 people are diagnosed with blood cancer in Australia.Helping us to fund more well-designed clinical trials, means you will be helping to advance medical knowledge and improve the treatment, care and quality of life for cancer patients.
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