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“You just don’t think about babies being born with cancer” Nixon's mum, Brodie
Nixon's Story
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Declan's Story
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Nikki's cancer trek
A way to target the Achilles heel of neuroblastoma
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Curing childhood cancer.
It’s not if. It’s when.

 

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Who we are

Children’s Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to putting an end to childhood cancer.

Find out about our research

Our state-of-the-art labs are part of the world-renowned Lowy Cancer Research Centre at UNSW Australia.

We also house the Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF) Drug Discovery Centre.

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Just a few weeks before Brodie was due to give birth to Nixon, a scan showed a large lump on his head.

You just don't think about babies being born with cancer.

Brodie, Nixon's mum Brodie, Nixon's mum

Curing childhood cancer.
It’s not if. It’s when.

 

Our labs

Who we are

Children’s Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to putting an end to childhood cancer.

Find out about our research

Our state-of-the-art labs are part of the world-renowned Lowy Cancer Research Centre at UNSW Australia.

We also house the Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF) Drug Discovery Centre.

Have a look around our labs.

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Jasmine’s Rose

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Jasmine was diagnosed with 4th stage neuroblastoma at the age of 23 years. Neuroblastoma is the most common solid tumour of early childhood; its aggressive nature reduces a child’s...
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NHMRC support for exciting new children’s cancer research

DIPG researcher Dr Han Shen in the lab
The search for improved treatments for children’s cancers, including innovative research into a currently incurable brain cancer, will take a big step forward as the NHMRC...

Why we need your support

Research is revolutionising how children with cancer are treated and community support is vital.

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