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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 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.

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

MEDIA RELEASE: Mar 17, 2022 02:49 PM

$185 million investment to fast-track treatments for rare an...

The Precision Oncology Screening Platform Enabling Clinical Trials (PrOSPeCT) will establish Australia as a medical manufacturing hub: building links from research through to the clinic; creating jobs; changing lives.

Mar 09, 2022 09:21 AM

Cancer Council NSW grants for Garvan researchers

Two teams at the Garvan Institute have been awarded project grants from Cancer Council NSW to explore innovative new frontiers in cancer research.

Mar 03, 2022 12:05 PM

US Defense Department backs breast cancer research

A Garvan project to explore a potential new approach to treating fibrosis in breast cancer has been awarded a grant from the US Department of Defense.

Feb 17, 2022 02:58 PM

Funding boost to Garvan’s pancreatic cancer research

PanKind foundation supports new study to improve immunotherapy outcomes in pancreatic cancer.

Jan 31, 2022 04:52 PM

Garvan community recognised in Australia Day Honours List

For significant contributions to science, leadership, philanthropy and the arts.

Jan 28, 2022 11:00 AM

Research reveals approach to improve therapy for childhood c...

Researchers at Garvan have identified a potential therapy that may improve how effectively chemotherapy targets neuroblastomas.

Jan 04, 2022 01:09 PM

A/Prof Thomas Cox awarded NHMRC Development Grant

Garvan’s Associate Professor Thomas Cox has received funding to investigate a new treatment approach for pancreatic cancer.

Dec 03, 2021 08:28 AM

Cancer Institute NSW funds early career research

CINSW awards Early Career Fellowships to two Garvan cancer researchers.

Nov 26, 2021 09:35 AM

Musson ‘White Butterfly’ diamond ring supports cancer resear...

Sydney jeweller debuts diamond ring to support Garvan’s breast cancer research with 10% of the purchase price donated to Garvan.

Nov 05, 2021 10:54 AM

NHMRC awards Ideas Grants to 10 Garvan researchers

Garvan researchers will share in $7.1 million in Ideas Grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council.

Oct 29, 2021 08:57 AM

US Department of Defense grants boost Garvan’s cancer resear...

Two cancer research projects led by the Garvan Institute share in US$1.68 million in funding.

MEDIA RELEASE: Oct 19, 2021 08:03 AM

A/Prof Marina Pajic to lead precision therapy research for p...

Garvan’s A/Prof Marina Pajic has been awarded an eight-year Snow Fellowship to carry out precision therapy research that aims to improve outcomes for pancreatic cancer patients.

Oct 01, 2021 12:26 PM

Estée Lauder supports innovative breast cancer research at G...

Dr Sharissa Latham and PhD student Louise Baldwin awarded the annual Breast Cancer Award from Estée Lauder Companies.

MEDIA RELEASE: Sep 30, 2021 07:53 AM

Pancreatic cancer ‘priming’ may make chemotherapy more effec...

By putting a stop to the cancer environment’s communication with pancreatic cancer cells, research may improve efficiency of chemotherapy for patients.

MEDIA RELEASE: Sep 24, 2021 02:02 PM

Insights from our genome and epigenome will help prevent, di...

By Professor Susan Clark FAA FAHMS from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research.

Sep 22, 2021 08:01 AM

Epigenetic change found in cancers linked to DNA’s 3D instab...

DNA demethylation – an epigenetic change commonly observed in cancers – is linked to changes in DNA’s 3D arrangement and how it replicates itself when cells divide.

MEDIA RELEASE: Sep 21, 2021 08:02 AM

Advanced imaging reveals breast cancer’s Achilles’ heel

Breast cancer cells activate the molecule Rac1 to help them metastasise around the body, live imaging of tumours has revealed. Targeting Rac1 may improve outcomes for patients.