Working together: visiting Chinese doctors discuss potential collaborations

15/08/2018


Last week we hosted a delegation of eight doctors from two leading Chinese children’s hospitals, opening up exciting possibilities for research and clinical collaborations

'

The past, present and future for young Australians with cancer

01/05/2018


How does the future look for young Australians with cancer? According to a recent article by Cancer Institute NSW, it’s looking brighter, and our work’s playing a vital role.

'Maddy lying on grass beside a kite

How specific DNA ‘microdeletions’ help predict leukaemia relapse

11/12/2017


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

WA says ‘G’day’ to Zero Childhood Cancer program

06/11/2017


WA children with the most aggressive cancers will benefit from an Australian-first personalised medicine clinical trial.

'Dr Nick Gottardo, Head of the Paediatric Oncology and Haematology Department at Princess Margaret Hospital and co-Head of Brain Tumour Research at Telethon Kids Institute

How we’re stopping neuroblastoma’s blood supply in its tracks

11/08/2017


Blood vessels supply the fuel needed for rapid tumour growth and spread. But what happens when the network is disrupted?

'Dr Orazio Vittorio discusses his research with SBS journalist Michelle Rimmer

$6.6M for much-needed neuroblastoma research

09/02/2017


Better targeted therapies for neuroblastoma are desperately needed. They’re now a step closer.

'

An Aussie anti-cancer drug success story

20/01/2017


Venetoclax has been approved by the Australian Therapeutics Goods Administration (TGA) to treat an adult leukaemia. Could it one day treat childhood leukaemia?

'Children playing in the park

Nixon’s Christmas

22/12/2016


Nixon entered the world, tiny and adorable. But this little baby was already in the fight of his life. He was born with a large tumour on his head.

'Baby Nixon in hospital cot with bandaged head

Innovation for new childhood cancer drugs and treatments

25/11/2016


We’re showing innovation leaders our world-class expertise and technology for tailoring treatments for childhood cancer at a business event today.

'drug discovery centre

We need better treatment for childhood cancer, with fewer side effects

04/11/2016


Why is targeted treatment so vital for childhood cancer and what are the barriers to getting there? An article from The Conversation by two of our researcher-clinicians.

'Little girl