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Next gen sequencing to identify gene mutations in childhood cancer patients
Next gen sequencing to identify gene mutations in childhood cancer patients
Institute: The Children's Hospital at Westmead
Recipient: Professor Jennifer Byrne and Dr Luciano Dalla-Pozza
Funding: $79,000 July 2017 to June 2018
New state-wide Children’s and Adolescent/Young Adult Cancer Clinical Trials Unit
New state-wide Children’s and Adolescent/Young Adult Cancer Clinical Trials Unit
Institute: Royal Hobart Hospital
Recipient: Associate Professor John Heath
Funding: $140,000 July 2017 to June 2019
Targeting FACT to inhibit MYCN-driven transcription in neuroblastoma
Targeting FACT to inhibit MYCN-driven transcription in neuroblastoma
Institute: UNSW
Recipient: Dr Daniel Carter
Funding: $599,627 July 2016 to June 2019
Synthetic retinoid therapy for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG)
Synthetic retinoid therapy for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG)
Institute: Children’s Cancer Institute
Recipient: Associate Professor David Ziegler
Funding: $600,000 July 2016 to June 2019
Reversing glucocorticoid resistance in paediatric acute lymphoblastic leukaemia – a novel epigenetic
Reversing glucocorticoid resistance in paediatric acute lymphoblastic leukaemia – a novel epigenetic
Institute: Children’s Cancer Institute
Recipient: Professor Richard Lock
Funding: $592,897 July 2016 to June 2019
Tumour Bank at CHW
Tumour Bank at CHW
Institute: The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Recipient: Associate Professor Daniel Catchpoole
Funding: $500,000 July 2016 to June 2018
Improving treatments for infant acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (iALL)
Improving treatments for infant acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (iALL)
Institute: Telethon Kids Institute
Recipient: Professor Ursula Kees
Funding: $260,217 July 2016 to June 2018
Novel therapies for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG)
Novel therapies for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG)
Institute: Children’s Cancer Institute
Recipient: Associate Professor David Ziegler
Funding: $260,642 July 2016 to June 2018
Drug discovery project
Drug discovery project
Institute: UNSW Australia
Recipient: Professor Peter Gunning
Funding: $550,000 January 2017 to December 2017
Personalised disease monitoring in childhood AML
Personalised disease monitoring in childhood AML
Institute: University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Recipient: Dr Andrew Moore
Funding: $329,387 July 2016 to June 2019
Improving the cure rates of childhood brain cancer
Improving the cure rates of childhood brain cancer
Institute: Telethon Kids Institute
Recipient: Dr Nick Gottardo
Funding: $64,562 July 2016 to June 2018
International DFMO clinical trial
International DFMO clinical trial
Institute: Children’s Cancer Institute
Recipient: Associate Professor David Ziegler
Funding: $200,000 March 2016 to March 2018
Re-engage
Re-engage
Institute: UNSW Australia
Recipient: Associate Professor Claire Wakefield
Funding: $300,381 July 2015 to June 2018
Personalised Medicine: Zero Childhood Cancer
Personalised Medicine: Zero Childhood Cancer
Institute: Children’s Cancer Institute
Recipient: Professor Michelle Haber
Funding: $819,000 March 2015 to February 2019
Bio-banking and personalised medicine software platform
Bio-banking and personalised medicine software platform
Institute: Kids Cancer Alliance
Recipient: Professor Glenn Marshall and Associate Professor Jennifer Byrne
Funding: $247,000 July 2015 to June 2019
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