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Jul 18, 2019 08:39 PM

Clinical trial to test diabetes treatment for dementia

The Federal Government has awarded Professor Katherine Samaras a prestigious project grant to carry out critical dementia research.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jul 17, 2019 08:22 AM

A genomic barcode tracker for immune cells

A new research method to pinpoint the immune cells that recognise cancer could significantly change how we treat the disease.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jul 12, 2019 08:26 AM

Ancient epigenetic changes silence cancer-linked genes

A study in zebrafish indicates that some genes linked to cancers in humans have been strictly regulated throughout evolution.

Jul 08, 2019 11:12 AM

Genomic ‘map’ reveals not all fat is equal

Garvan and CSIRO researchers have uncovered key differences underlying harmful and non-harmful fat.

Jun 24, 2019 12:12 PM

CIRCA solves rare disease mysteries by combining expertise

A team of researchers and medical professionals are looking to answers in DNA to improve the lives of patients with rare immune conditions.

Jun 24, 2019 09:30 AM

Powering research into youth cancer through Genome Power

The Vodafone Foundation are launching a ‘text to give’ campaign, with all proceeds supporting Garvan’s youth cancer research.

Jun 18, 2019 05:26 PM

Garvan researchers to create an ‘Atlas’ for breast cancer

Researchers are set to take the closest look at breast cancer yet to identify better ways of targeting the disease.

Jun 17, 2019 01:08 PM

2019 St Vincent’s Precinct Three Minute Thesis competition

Ten PhD Students from across the St Vincent's Precinct have taken part in the annual Three Minute Thesis competition.

Jun 17, 2019 01:00 PM

How does cellular genomics work?

We have trillions of cells in our body – a single, individual cell can impact health and disease.

Jun 12, 2019 02:57 PM

The 2019 Garvan Researcher Awards

Congratulations to the seven researchers who were presented with awards or prizes at the 2019 Garvan Researcher Awards event.

Jun 11, 2019 05:17 PM

Queen’s Birthday Honours for Garvan’s Prof Ted Kraegen

Emeritus Professor Edward (Ted) Kraegen AO has been recognised in the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours.

May 22, 2019 12:17 PM

Professor Jonathan Sprent awarded prestigious Starzl Prize

Professor Jonathan Sprent has accepted the 2018 Thomas E. Starzl Prize in Surgery & Immunology at an award ceremony at the University of Pittsburgh.

May 21, 2019 11:58 AM

Breast cancer funding for Garvan researchers

Garvan researchers secured six Project Grants awarded by the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

May 17, 2019 08:06 AM

Garvan Innovation Manager selected as ‘Leader of Tomorrow’

Dr Mana Liao has been invited to help find solutions to the big questions facing the future of biotechnology.

May 17, 2019 08:03 AM

Day of Immunology: Garvan inspires students for STEMM

A group of high school students visited the Garvan Institute to hear about what a career in biomedical research has to offer.

MEDIA RELEASE: Apr 26, 2019 08:31 AM

Researchers reveal key to targeting dormant cancer cells

Researchers have identified what keeps some cancer cells dormant – a finding which could uncover new approaches to preventing the spread of cancer.

MEDIA RELEASE: Apr 26, 2019 08:19 AM

Comfort food leads to more weight gain during stress

Australian researchers have discovered a new molecular pathway in the brain that triggers more weight gain in times of stress.

Apr 15, 2019 02:13 PM

Discovering the unknown

A Garvan-led research team called CIRCA is giving new hope to patients like Oscar, who are living with critical, rare immune conditions.

Apr 15, 2019 02:04 PM

One step closer

Launched at the end of January 2019, the Australian Parkinson’s Mission is a world-first program integrating clinical trials with biomarkers and genomics that aims to slow, stop and ultimately cure Parkinson’s disease, a...

Apr 09, 2019 08:16 AM

The journey of solving a rare immune condition

A series of research publications from A/Prof Elissa Deenick and Prof Stuart Tangye has unpicked an intricate network of the human immune system.

Apr 08, 2019 01:28 PM

Professor Stuart Tangye receives prestigious Presidential Aw...

Professor Stuart Tangye, Leader of Immunity and Inflammatory Diseases research at Garvan, has been awarded the Clinical Immunology Society’s 2019 Presidential Award.