Help us cure childhood cancer

Shortly before he turned two, a happy and playful Kayne suddenly became unsteady on his feet. After a visit to his doctor, Kayne was diagnosed with brain cancer.
Kayne's Story
Zero Childhood Cancer is the most exciting childhood cancer research initiative ever undertaken in Australia.
Curing every child
Children’s Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to childhood cancer.
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Find out what we're doing to help children with the most aggressive cancer; brain cancer.
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Our researchers find a new way to target Neuroblastoma
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Children’s Cancer Institute

We are 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.
Have a look around our labs.
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Isla’s mum Sarah had taken her four year old daughter to the doctor because she had been snoring and experiencing pain...

Isla's diagnosis had a profound, lasting effect on our whole family

Darrin, Isla's dad Darrin, Isla's dad

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.
Have a look around our labs.
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Sydney researchers find a way to target and kill one of the deadliest childhood cancers

In the pursuit to cure cancer, scientists have long dreamed of a ‘magic bullet' to eliminate diseased cells without harming healthy tissue. Now researchers at...

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

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