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Research News
Thu 2 Jul 2015 | 12:15 PM
Childhood weight issues, including overweight and obesity, affect more than a million children in Australia. Research, development and education are key in providing early intervention schemes for children that have the potential to fall into the weight trap.
Research News
Wed 1 Jul 2015 | 11:00 AM
The number of pregnant women in Victoria undergoing amniocentesis or chorion villous sampling, which are invasive prenatal diagnostic tests for chromosome conditions, has fallen to historic lows in recent years, a study by the Murdoch Children's Research Institute has found.
Institute News
Fri 26 Jun 2015 | 09:30 AM
We've create a new brand video, which designed to show off the Institute's best asset - our passionate researchers.
Research News
Thu 11 Jun 2015 | 09:45 AM
Almost nine in 10 women with perinatal depressive symptoms have had similar mental health problems well before becoming pregnant. This new research from the Murdoch Children's Research Institute challenges an old idea that perinatal mental health problems are different to those at other times in life.
Research News
Tue 2 Jun 2015 | 10:45 AM
“Are you identical or not?” is a question constantly faced by many twins throughout their lives and can cause considerable angst, according to a new study.