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May 24, 2018 04:15 PM

Garvan’s newest role as one of Franklin Women’s Academic Par...

Garvan cements its commitment to championing gender equity through a new partnership.

May 24, 2018 09:35 AM

New resource for clinical genomics research

Garvan is part of a collaboration that has developed an online resource to introduce clinicians and researchers to clinical genomics research.

May 23, 2018 10:46 AM

Support for innovative breast cancer projects

Garvan congratulates Dr Simon Junankar and Dr Neil Portman who were awarded Breast Cancer Awards from Estee Lauder Companies at From The Breast Cancer Lab To You.

May 19, 2018 03:09 PM

Day of Immunology: Engaging a new generation of researchers

Garvan’s researchers and Sydney high school students came together to explore immunological research, and to discuss rapidly evolving careers in research in STEM.

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.

May 09, 2018 11:54 AM

The genome test that gave Alan a future

Alan's mysterious immune disorder was threatening his life – until his DNA sequence gave doctors the clues they needed to trial a new treatment. This article was written by Jamie Walker and originally appeared in the Wee...

MEDIA RELEASE: May 09, 2018 09:53 AM

BUDGET 2018: A new national genomics mission for Australia

Garvan welcomes the announcement, in the newly released Federal Budget, of a new $500M genomics mission for Australia. The new mission seeks to save or transform the lives of more than 200,000 Australians through researc...

MEDIA RELEASE: May 04, 2018 11:51 PM

Garvan Report: Genomics is disrupting the healthcare sector

A landmark report, launched today by Garvan and Barlow Advisory, unveils wide-ranging clinical and commercial impacts of low-cost DNA sequencing and analysis.

MEDIA RELEASE: May 02, 2018 06:30 AM

Revealed: the ‘city’ of cells supporting prostate tumours

A study led by researchers at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research and Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) has shed light on the cells that surround and support prostate tumours.

MEDIA RELEASE: Apr 24, 2018 12:00 PM

Found: a new form of DNA in our cells

Scientists have tracked down an elusive ‘tangled knot’ of DNA

Apr 24, 2018 06:00 AM

Microsoft cloud computing grant to support Garvan’s genomic ...

Microsoft is to support the development of Garvan’s Genetic Index, through an Azure high performance computing grant.

Apr 17, 2018 07:42 PM

New precision cancer medicine project for Garvan and Genome....

Garvan and Genome.One are set to develop a new genomic profiling test for tumours, along with a national platform to match cancer patients to precision medicine clinical trials, thanks to a major grant from the Federal G...

Apr 16, 2018 02:30 PM

Whole genome sequencing - meet your genes

Whole genome sequencing is becoming more accessible, immediate and informative, thanks to Garvan’s wholly-owned subsidiary Genome.One.

MEDIA RELEASE: Apr 13, 2018 06:26 AM

Bad apples made good: the immune system's secret weapon reve...

Cells once thought to be useless – and even a liability – could be important tools in the fight against disease, particularly in vaccines for diseases like HIV

Apr 03, 2018 02:00 PM

Data visualisation at Garvan

Well-designed data visualisation can help explain the hidden biological world and reveal discoveries that might otherwise remain buried.

Apr 03, 2018 01:30 PM

How to read DNA in real time

A future where our researchers and clinicians can watch DNA and RNA as it is sequenced – and even interact with the experiments while they are running – is not so far away.

Mar 28, 2018 02:00 PM

Cancer Council funding drives new Garvan research

Three Garvan scientists will be taking their research on breast, prostate and pancreatic cancer to new heights, thanks to funding from Cancer Council NSW.

MEDIA RELEASE: Mar 21, 2018 01:00 AM

Visionary researcher Chris Goodnow to take the helm at Garva...

Professor Chris Goodnow, who will succeed Professor John Mattick as Garvan's Executive Director, is one of Australia's most outstanding scientists and an internationally recognised expert in the immune system.

Mar 15, 2018 06:31 PM

Osteoporosis: Garvan’s Fracture Risk Calculator turns 10

A visit to the GP can give you insight into your personalised risk of breaking a bone through osteoporosis – but it hasn’t always been this way.

Mar 11, 2018 10:00 AM

Major funding boost for prostate cancer in NSW

A new $3.75 million collaborative project aims to accelerate personalised approaches to prostate cancer treatment – and is part of a total package of $12 million awarded to cancer researchers at Garvan and across NSW.

MEDIA RELEASE: Mar 07, 2018 08:32 PM

Garvan's genomics pioneer to take on another global leadersh...

Professor John Mattick will leave Garvan in June, to take up the prestigious appointment of inaugural Chief Executive Officer of Genomics England.