Useful links

Cancer Research at UCT (Faculty of Health Sciences)

For infotransparent_round_logormation about the current cancer research conducted at the Faculty of Health Science, funding opportunities, news and cancer publications visit the following website: Click to visit


Cancer Research Trust

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Founded in 1948, the Cancer Research Trust is an independent trust dedicated to: (i) Supporting innovative research to improve the prevention, treatment and control of cancer; (ii)Raising funds in the form of donations and bequests to facilitate cancer research.Click to visit



CANSA’s purpose is to lead the fight against cancer in South Africa. Click to visit


National Cancer Registry (NCR)

NHLSlogoThe National Cancer registry is South Africa’s main cancer statistics source. Click to visit

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

NCI logoThe National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is one of 11 agencies that compose the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Click to visit


GlobocanThe  GLOBOCAN project provides estimates of the incidence, mortality and prevalence from major types of cancer for 184 countries of the world. Click to visit


aorticAORTIC’s key objectives are to further the research relating to cancers prevalent in Africa, support the management of training programs in oncology for health care workers, deal with the challenges of creating cancer control and prevention programs and raise public awareness of cancer in Africa. Click to visit





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