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MEDIA RELEASE: Jun 30, 2018 06:55 PM

Deciphering dangerous messages from fat

We all carry a certain amount of fat – but did you know that fat sends messages to the immune system that can affect our risk of diabetes and other diseases? Researchers from Garvan and the Baker Institute are making sen...

May 16, 2018 10:20 AM

Support for our outstanding young researchers

Garvan congratulates Drs Liz Caldon, Nenad Bartonicek, Michelle McDonald, Maria Findeisen and Nathan Zammit who were all announced as the research award-winners at Garvan’s Annual Update.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jan 10, 2018 06:15 AM

When we exercise, our muscles and other organs communicate v...

Garvan researchers have shown, for the first time, that exercise allows the body’s tissues to communicate with each other using tiny protein-filled packages known as vesicles.

Aug 31, 2017 01:20 PM

Professor Mark Febbraio: exercise is medicine

Garvan congratulates Professor Mark Febbraio, who has won the 2017 Australian Diabetes Society (ADS) Kellion Award. The award recognises an Australian researcher who has made an outstanding contribution to diabetes resea...

MEDIA RELEASE: Jul 19, 2016 12:05 AM

Grandpa's obesity can affect the health of his grandchildren...

Scientists at Sydney’s Victor Chang Institute and Garvan Institute of Medical Research have discovered that male mice who are obese when they conceive are putting their children and grandchildren at significant risk of d...