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Dec 11, 2019 08:43 AM

NHMRC funding for Garvan researchers

Garvan researchers have received a total of $3.4 million in Ideas Grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

Nov 29, 2019 08:44 AM

New path forward for pancreatic cancer treatment

Garvan’s Dr Omid Faridani has received the 2019 Pathfinders Award for his work developing a device that may personalise pancreatic cancer treatment.

Nov 21, 2019 11:50 AM

Research funding for World Pancreatic Cancer Day

A/Prof Shane Grey and Dr Tatyana Chtanova have received research grants to develop new treatments for one of the most devastating cancers.

MEDIA RELEASE: Nov 19, 2019 07:57 AM

Combination treatment shows promise for pancreatic cancer

A potential treatment for pancreatic cancer shows promise in mice, reducing cancer spread by more than 60%.

Nov 08, 2019 03:34 PM

St Vincent’s Clinic Foundation Grants for Garvan researchers...

Researchers from across the Institute have been awarded seven grants from the St Vincent’s Clinic Foundation.

MEDIA RELEASE: Oct 30, 2019 06:00 AM

NSW Premier’s Prize honours epigenetics expert

Professor Susan Clark FAA, has been awarded the 2019 NSW Premier’s Prize for Excellence in Medical Biological Sciences.

MEDIA RELEASE: Oct 29, 2019 03:00 AM

The homeland of modern humans

A landmark study pinpoints the birthplace of modern humans in southern Africa and suggests how past climate shifts drove their first migration.

Oct 18, 2019 10:04 AM

The big picture of a microscopic event

A step-by-step roadmap reveals the complex biological process of how cells copy their DNA.

MEDIA RELEASE: Sep 18, 2019 04:18 PM

Psoriasis drug target offers potential for osteosarcoma

Research reveals a new therapeutic target for the treatment of osteosarcoma.

Sep 02, 2019 03:09 PM

NHMRC Investigator Grants for Garvan researchers

The NHMRC Investigator Grant Scheme will provide $8.5 million in funding to researchers at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research over the next five years, in recognition of their outstanding track records in research....

MEDIA RELEASE: Aug 13, 2019 08:05 AM

Key to targeting the spread of pancreatic cancer

Targeting the tissue around pancreatic cancer cells may be the key to stopping their spread and improving chemotherapy outcomes.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.