NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard has announced a $1 million funding boost for the Zero Childhood Cancer program. The money will support an immunotherapy trial for children with brain cancer.
Our scientists have found a way to rein in a cancer-causing gene called MYCN and slow down the growth of the childhood cancer neuroblastoma.
We’re thrilled to announce a new role at Children’s Cancer Institute – Research Team Leader. Applications are now open for emerging research leaders who’d like to establish their own independent cancer research careers.
It’s six months since the Zero Childhood Cancer personalised medicine national clinical trial began. We'd like to share some of our progress with you.
Our researchers have used a tiny drug delivery vehicle to kill neuroblastoma cells without harming normal tissues.
Ground-breaking virtual reality (VR) technology is allowing multiple scientists to see inside a human cell at the same time.
If doctors can reliably tell which children are most likely to get their leukaemia back, they can offer more intensive treatment options to prevent it.
This week our higher degree students presented their research at the 5th annual UNSW Paediatric Research Week.
Brain cancers are the leading disease-related cause of death in Australian children. In this article, first published in The Conversation, A/Prof David Ziegler explains what we can learn from improving childhood leukaemia survival.
WA children with the most aggressive cancers will benefit from an Australian-first personalised medicine clinical trial.