A/Prof. Arun Azad

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Associate Professor Arun Azad MBBS FRACP PhD

Associate Professor Arun Azad is a translational researcher and medical oncologist, focusing on urological cancers. In collaboration with Professor Gail Risbridger, his pre-clinical research uses novel patient-derived xenograft models to characterise the effects of taxane cytotoxic in castration-sensitive prostate cancer.

Dr Azad's clinical research focuses on circulating biomarkers including cell-free DNA and microRNA in patients with urological cancers together with the delivery of precision medicine for prostate cancer patients using genomic profiling of blood and tissue to offer personalised treatments.