Researchers from Cabrini and Monash University are using cutting-edge techniques to grow a patient's three-dimensional tumour outside the body.
A/Prof Helen Abud and her team at the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute were featured prominently this week for their groundbreaking work with colorectal organoids, or what's been termed 'mini-guts' research.
To read the Herald Sun article, click here.
To view the SBS World News segment that also features Cabrini bowel cancer survivor Melissa Monks, click here.
And listen to a radio interview on ABC Radio National The World Today, featuring A/Prof Helen Abud, former patient Melissa Monks and A/Prof Paul McMurrick from the Cabrini Monash University Department of Surgery. Click here.