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Fri 24 Jun 2016 | 04:15 PM
Victorian children will be amongst the first in Australia to have access to clinical genomic testing after the Victorian Clinical Genetics Services (VCGS) received accreditation from the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) for its whole-exome sequencing service.
Research News
Fri 10 Jun 2016 | 09:00 AM
Today, in a landmark article in leading international journal Science, the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) has shared its vision and progress on a global clinical and genomic data-sharing initiative to allow clinicians and scientists across the world to access and use data to tackle genetic diseases and cancer to improve human health.
Peter Farlie
Research News
Tue 7 Jun 2016 | 09:15 AM
As Group Leader of craniofacial research Peter Farlie’s work focuses on developmental biology and in particular, the mechanisms regulating development and the way early development is coordinated between different parts of the embryo. These issues are particularly important in trying to understand the causes of birth defects.
Research News
Fri 3 Jun 2016 | 01:30 PM
Zac, with MCRI researcher Dr David Elliott The night Zac's parents were told their son had leukaemia was the night the family’s world fell apart. “...
Research News
Thu 2 Jun 2016 | 03:00 PM
Everybody knows somebody with arthritis. Often it is a parent, a grandparent or an adult relative, but sadly there are also many children with arthritis. Even the family pet can struggle with arthritic disease.