Murdoch Childrens Research Institute has partnered with News Corp Australia to encourage Australian parents to help ‘raise a reader’ after new research reveals one in five children who started school this year don’t have the skills to learn properly.
A PhD scholarship is available for an exciting new PhD project using pneumococcal carriage surveillance to estimate pneumococcal vaccine coverage required to show herd immunity, international child health.
Recommendations for diagnosing autism (ASD) are not being followed for all children, with paediatricians reporting they are unable to access the services they need to meet recommended practice, a study by the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute has found.
Scientists at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and UCLA Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research have uncovered two specific markers that identify a stem cell able to generate heart muscle and the vessels that support heart function.
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia’s largest child health research institute, today announced that they have entered into a global development and license agreement with US company, Jupiter Orphan Therapeutics, Inc. (JOT).
Meet Kai, an inspiring youngster who started his own fundraising drive to raise more than $550 to support children with heart conditions. According to Kai, finding something fun to do is the key to raising funds and being able to make a difference in the lives of others. We couldn’t be more thankful for his efforts.