Proud to fund research initiatives to help kids with cancer.

The NORTH Trial
The NORTH Trial
Recipient: Dr Paul Wood
Institute: ANZCHOG
Funding: $61,420 July 2018 to June 2021
Bio-banking and personalised medicine software platform
Bio-banking and personalised medicine software platform
Recipient:Professor Jennifer Byrne and Rose Boutros
Institute: Kids Cancer Alliance
Funding: $482,891 July 2015 to June 2021
3D printers and mini-brains
3D printers and mini-brains
Recipient: Associate Professor Geraldine O’Neill
Institute: The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Funding: $119,821 July 2019 to June 2020
Overcoming therapeutic resistance in high risk ALL using novel BH3 mimetic combinations
Overcoming therapeutic resistance in high risk ALL using novel BH3 mimetic combinations
Recipient: Dr Diane Hanna
Institute:The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute
Funding: $600,000 July 2016 to June 2019
Using targeted chemotherapies to reduce intensity of radiotherapy in medulloblastoma
Using targeted chemotherapies to reduce intensity of radiotherapy in medulloblastoma
Recipient: Dr Nick Gottardo
Institute: Telethon Kids Institute
Funding: $256,342 July 2018 to June 2020
New therapies for incurable paediatric brain tumours
New therapies for incurable paediatric brain tumours
Recipient: Professor Brandon Wainwright
Institute: The Institute of Molecular Bioscience
Funding: $224,936 July 2018 to June 2020
Combinational therapeutics in high-risk infant acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
Combinational therapeutics in high-risk infant acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
Recipient: Dr Rishi Kotecha
Institute: Telethon Kids Institute
Funding: $445,695 July 2017 to June 2020
Reversing glucocorticoid resistance in paediatric acute lymphoblastic leukaemia – a novel epigenetic
Reversing glucocorticoid resistance in paediatric acute lymphoblastic leukaemia – a novel epigenetic
Recipient: Professor Richard Lock
Institute: Children’s Cancer Institute
Funding: $103,571 July 2017 to June 2020
Ready, Steady, School
Ready, Steady, School
Recipient: Dr Joanna Fardell
Institute: UNSW Australia
Funding: $523,308 July 2016 to June 2020
Targeting FACT to inhibit MYCN-driven transcription in neuroblastoma
Targeting FACT to inhibit MYCN-driven transcription in neuroblastoma
Recipient: Dr Daniel Carter
Institute: UNSW Australia
Funding: $296,428 July 2016 to June 2020
Exploring better and safer treatments for osteosarcoma
Exploring better and safer treatments for osteosarcoma
Recipient: Associate Professor Christine Hawkins
Institute: La Trobe University
Funding: $382,713 July 2016 to June 2020
Synthetic retinoid therapy for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
Synthetic retinoid therapy for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
Recipient: Associate Professor David Ziegler
Institute: Children’s Cancer Institute
Funding: $200,000 July 2016 to June 2020
Therapeutic targeting transcriptional addiction in paediatric leukaemias
Therapeutic targeting transcriptional addiction in paediatric leukaemias
Recipient: Professor Ricky Johnstone
Institute: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Funding: $496,282 July 2016 to June 2020
Development of CAR T cell immunotherapies for paediatric patients
Development of CAR T cell immunotherapies for paediatric patients
Recipient: Dr Belinda Kramer and Dr Geoff McCowage
Institute: The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Funding: $4,309,610 July 2010 to June 2020
Development of personalised medicine approaches to treat medulloblastoma
Development of personalised medicine approaches to treat medulloblastoma
Recipient: Professor Bryan Day
Institute: QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Funding: $263,960 July 2016 to June 2019
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The only way to improve outcomes for children diagnosed with cancer is through advances in medical research. Every day and every donation takes us closer to a cure.
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