Dr Toby Trahair – childhood cancer researcher and fundraiser with Tour de Cure


One of our Clinical Research Fellows, Dr Toby Trahair, is taking part in the Tour de Cure Signature Tour 2018 which starts on Friday 27th April, raising money for cancer research by cycling 1110km from Mackay to Cairns.


How specific DNA ‘microdeletions’ help predict leukaemia relapse


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.

'Associate Professor Rosemary Sutton

Awareness Wednesday: the future of childhood cancer research


Our final post in our series for Childhood Cancer Awareness month explores the future of childhood cancer research.

'Child's hand and fingerprints

When I grow up, I want to cure cancer


PhD student Ashleigh Fordham tells how her mum's diagnosis with breast cancer was the catalyst for her future career - a scientist curing cancer.

'PhD student Ashleigh Fordham now and (inset) at age 5

Building a future for kids with cancer


A project to build a house in 21 days is also building awareness of childhood cancer research.

'Doctor and scientist with cancer patient