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“We were told if he hadn’t come in for treatment, he had only four weeks to live.” – Natalie, Kane's mum
Kane's Story
"If Ellie had been diagnosed with this cancer even two years ago she would have died, she is only alive today because of the Zero Childhood Cancer program." Mina, Ellie's Mum
Ellie's Story
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We are curing childhood cancer.
It’s not if. It’s when.

 

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

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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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Kane is like a lot of eight-year-olds: irrepressible, crazy about Star Wars, and always looking for adventure. But...

Too many children are dying. That’s why we need research.

Natalie, Kane's mum Natalie, Kane's mum

We are 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.
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Endure for a Cure Bike Ride

Cycling for 12 hours, sure it sounds crazy – but so is hearing the words “your child has cancer” Endure for a Cure is a unique 12 hour team...
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Childhood cancer scientist rewarded for research excellence

Children’s Cancer Institute researcher Professor Maria Kavallaris AM – who in January this year was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for her...

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

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