Children's Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to putting an end to childhood cancer. Stay up to date with our blog on latest research news, meet our researchers and hear what's happening in our labs and beyond.
Looking for a PhD scheme that combines outstanding supervision, an exceptional research environment and an individualised professional development plan? The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme 2020 is now open. Only those determined to make a difference in the world need apply.
Leukaemia is a cancer of the blood cells and bone marrow. In the case of acute myeloid leukaemia, it starts with a single cell known as a ‘leukaemia stem cell’. This cell is also thought to be responsible for relapse after treatment. So what do we know about it?
Endure for a Cure 2019, a unique 12-hour cycling challenge, will take place on Friday 3 May. Corporate teams, high school children, and some of our own staff will push themselves to the limit to raise funds for childhood cancer research.
Last year we recruited our first two Team Leaders in a newly created role. One of them was Dr Charles de Bock. He was working in Belgium at the time but has since returned to Australia, and he took up the Team Leader position last month. Let’s find out something about him.
Curing childhood cancer requires global effort. In this new blog series, you’ll meet some of the many national and international partners who are working with us to make it happen. We’ll start with Cancer Therapeutics CRC.