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MEDIA RELEASE: Sep 26, 2022 12:07 PM

More inclusive genomic resource for diverse Australian commu...

Populations not currently represented in genetic databases will now have inclusion, thanks to support from the Medical Research Future Fund.

Sep 26, 2022 12:02 PM

New genomic database to help boost Indigenous healthcare

New genomics resources to help Indigenous Australians find genetic diagnoses will be established thanks to support from the Medical Research Future Fund.

Aug 18, 2022 07:59 AM

Pancreatic cancer clinical trial to test new approach to tre...

A new trial will test whether ‘priming’ pancreatic cancer can make it more susceptible to chemotherapy.

MEDIA RELEASE: Aug 10, 2022 11:02 AM

Collagen a key player in breast cancer metastasis

The level of collagen type XII in breast tumours plays an important role in triggering the spread of cancer cells around the body.

Jul 27, 2022 08:21 AM

Garvan researchers selected as Eureka Prize finalists

Professor Sandra O’Toole and Kate Harvey are finalists in the 2022 ANSTO Eureka Prize for Innovative Use of Technology.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jul 26, 2022 07:22 PM

Genetic clues to age-related macular degeneration revealed

The discovery of molecular signatures of age-related macular degeneration will help with better diagnosis and treatment of this progressive eye disease.

Jul 13, 2022 09:11 AM

Dr Anna Cuomo recognised with EMBO fellowship

Dr Cuomo has been awarded a highly competitive, international two-year fellowship.

Jul 11, 2022 01:35 PM

Garvan celebrates Professor Chris Goodnow and his extensive ...

Professor Goodnow FAA FRS steps down from Executive Directorship for health reasons after four years at the helm but to continue as senior Faculty and head of Hope Research program.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jul 05, 2022 10:59 AM

Genetic and molecular insights into dangerous tick bite-rela...

Key molecules involved in mammalian-meat anaphylaxis have had their structure revealed, paving the way for future treatments

Jun 30, 2022 11:43 AM

ACRF INCITe Centre for world-class cancer imaging launches a...

The new ACRF INCITe Centre provides world-leading microscope technology for unprecedented views of cancer and immune cell interactions, a game-changer for cancer research

MEDIA RELEASE: Jun 21, 2022 11:05 AM

Clinical trial to test potential new combination therapy for...

Researchers are recruiting volunteers for a clinical trial they hope will improve survival rates for an aggressive form of breast cancer that affects about 1,500 women each year in New South Wales.

Jun 10, 2022 01:57 PM

Refining the teaching tools by creating better scientific an...

Research into visual scientific communication offers new insights into how to design the best visual aids to help teachers teach science.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jun 09, 2022 10:47 AM

Stem-cell models reveal glaucoma secrets

Australian researchers uncover hidden genetic markers of glaucoma

May 17, 2022 12:30 PM

New funding boosts Garvan breast cancer research

NBCF backs Garvan researchers with $2.99 million in grants to improve treatments and uncover new therapies.

May 16, 2022 09:20 AM

Follow-up genetic testing gives patients further chance of d...

A new study shows that people can increase their chances of a diagnosis by 10 per cent if they have a follow-up analysis of their genetic test

May 11, 2022 05:55 PM

Garvan projects funded for next stages

More than $1.8 million has been awarded to Garvan researchers to fund projects for breast cancer and immune system modelling.

May 09, 2022 11:02 AM

Professor Chris Goodnow, Garvan’s Executive Director, recogn...

The American Association of Immunologists has awarded Professor Goodnow with the AAI-BioLegend Herzenberg Award

Apr 21, 2022 03:59 PM

Rare genetic mutation linked to risk of severe viral infecti...

Identifying a rare genetic mutation that weakens the immune system can better inform those who may be at higher risk of severe viral illness.

Apr 19, 2022 10:30 AM

New pathways to unlock genetic results for action

With increasing attention being paid to genetic findings in research, what does it mean for Australian researchers and research participants?

MEDIA RELEASE: Apr 08, 2022 08:28 AM

An immune ‘fingerprint’ reveals path for better treatment of...

Most autoimmune diseases are easy to diagnose but hard to treat. A paper published today in Science proposes using your unique immune cell fingerprint to rapidly identify which treatments will work for your autoimmune di...

Mar 18, 2022 12:32 PM

Professor Elgene Lim recognised for outstanding outcomes in ...

Cancer Council NSW awards Sally Crossing AM Award