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Ruby’s first birthday was a bittersweet moment, as she was diagnosed with cancer a few months before.
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Children’s Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to childhood cancer.
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Curing childhood cancer.
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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.

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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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On 19 May 2014, little Ruby celebrated her first birthday. It was a bittersweet moment for her parents, Emma and Joel....

They told me she was 12 hours away from not waking up - if I had put her to bed, she wouldn’t have woken up.

Emma, Ruby's mum Emma, Ruby's mum
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Children’s Cancer Institute Diamond Ball 2016

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Superstar Guy Sebastian is set to perform at this year’s Diamond Ball! For over 20 years, Sydney’s most influential industry leaders, Children’s Cancer Institute’s corporate partners and our most loyal supporters...
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Fresh look at cancer’s secret of eternal youth

Recent advances in drug discovery technology and molecular studies could yield a suite of potential drugs that target cancer’s secret of eternal youth, argue Australian...

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

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