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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.

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.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jun 07, 2021 08:40 AM

Lung cancer’s resistance to chemotherapy reveals new treatme...

Garvan researchers uncover a mechanism behind lung cancer’s block to effective treatment.

May 25, 2021 08:06 AM

Cancer Council NSW grants for Garvan researchers

Four Garvan researchers have been awarded project grants from Cancer Council NSW to explore innovative new frontiers in cancer research.

MEDIA RELEASE: May 11, 2021 07:56 PM

Boosting body heat production: a new approach for treating o...

Targeting a heat production ‘brake’ on fat tissues may be a safer way to treat obesity than current medication.

Apr 21, 2021 03:05 PM

Vitamin D deficiency may impair muscle function

New study points to ways to maintain healthy muscles in older people.

Dec 18, 2020 03:06 PM

Lifetime Achievement Award for Prof Lesley Campbell AM

Endocrinologist and researcher Prof Lesley Campbell AM has received the prestigious Australian Diabetes Society Lifetime Achievement Award.

MEDIA RELEASE: Sep 24, 2020 05:53 AM

Treatment linked to slowed cognitive decline

A six-year study of older Australians with type 2 diabetes has uncovered a link between metformin use, slower cognitive decline and lower dementia rates.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jun 25, 2020 06:20 AM

Inflammatory disease in focus for fellowship recipient Dr Ow...

Dr Owen Siggs has been awarded a prestigious 8-year fellowship to carry out crucial inflammatory disease research at the Garvan Institute.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jun 09, 2020 06:03 PM

Precision approach for lung adenocarcinoma

Garvan researchers have revealed a way to potentially improve the efficacy of a common cancer treatment in lung adenocarcinoma patients.

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).

MEDIA RELEASE: Nov 19, 2019 08:04 AM

Research reveals no link between statins and memory loss

Over six years, researchers evaluated the cognitive effects of statins in elderly consumers, revealing no negative impact and potential protective effects in those at risk of dementia.

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.

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.

Jun 11, 2019 05:17 PM

Queen’s Birthday Honours for Garvan’s Prof Ted Kraegen

Emeritus Professor Edward (Ted) Kraegen AO has been recognised in the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours.

MEDIA RELEASE: Apr 26, 2019 08:19 AM

Comfort food leads to more weight gain during stress

Australian researchers have discovered a new molecular pathway in the brain that triggers more weight gain in times of stress.

Dec 12, 2018 09:08 AM

NHMRC funding for Garvan researchers

Announced today, Garvan researchers have received a total of $6.6 million in Project Grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

MEDIA RELEASE: Dec 03, 2018 09:22 AM

Blood test could predict if chemotherapy will work for advan...

World-first trial by Australian researchers

Nov 27, 2018 05:11 PM

Professor Jerry Greenfield receives prestigious award

Garvan congratulates Professor Jerry Greenfield on receiving a Millennium Award from Diabetes Australia to support an innovative clinical study in type 1 diabetes.

Nov 15, 2018 09:30 AM

Pilot grant to tackle pancreatic cancer

Post-doctoral fellow Dr David Herrmann from Garvan’s Cancer Division will work on a new approach to inhibiting one of Australia’s most deadly cancers.

Oct 31, 2018 08:17 AM

Healthy ageing key focus for fellowship recipient Dr Andy Ph...

The Garvan Institute of Medical Research congratulates Dr Andy Philp who has been awarded the Al & Val Rosenstrauss Fellowship, generously provided by The Rebecca L. Cooper Medical Research Foundation.