Latest WEHI News

Goldilocks treatment window could lead to cancer therapy without harmful side-effects
Finding answers to causes of male infertility
Queen’s Birthday honours for rare cancers researcher and clinician
New projects announced for National Drug Discovery Centre
New blood test could spare thousands of colon cancer patients from unnecessary chemotherapy
Ludwig Johns Hopkins study establishes utility of circulating tumor DNA for post-surgical management of stage II colon cancer
Faster Diagnosis Possible In New Clinical Trial
Deadly partnership to bolster First Nations representation in medical research
Research boosts ‘game-changing’ technology to strengthen drug development
World-first 3D insights into malaria parasites strengthen drug discovery pipeline
Fellowship to boost Australia’s drug discovery capabilities
Sweet discovery could drive down inflammation, cancers and viruses
New discovery to improve malaria elimination strategies
New research could help identify babies at risk of brain bleeds
Burnet Institute and WEHI stand with transgender and gender diverse people
Could releasing ‘handbrake’ immune cells help supercharge immunity?
International partnership may hold key to new cancer therapies
DNA discovery reveals critical ‘accordion effect’ for switching off genes
Cancer Therapeutics CRC/Canthera Discovery next generation drugs land CRA Award for Research Commercialisation
Blood cancer research supported with $5m grant
Blood cancer research supported with $5m award
ACRF grant boosts cancer research capability
Vital cellular research wins Gottschalk Medal
WEHI celebrates International Women’s Day
$8M Snow Fellowship for finding new cancer treatments
Molecular culprit caught driving unwanted cell death
New arsenal in fight against childhood cancer
‘Boot camp’ enzyme prevents autoimmune conditions
Missing ‘key’ could overcome drug discovery barrier
First images of enzyme provide insights into cause of hereditary neurological disease
Parkinsons protein blueprint could help fast-track new treatments
Toxoplasma parasites manipulate brain cells to survive
Jab Gab – where scientists discuss Covid vaccines, with unlikely help of comedians
New strategy for treating cancer recognised with Victoria Prize
Revolutionary 3D imaging maps how breast cancer spreads
First structure of human protein complex with licence to kill
It’s not all in their DNA: cancer cells with same genome can behave differently
Immune and inflammation researchers win 2021 Burnet Prize
Biomarker discovery makes early detection of high risk COVID19 patients possible
CSL’s new headquarters will be home to biotech incubator
New biotech incubator in Melbourne to drive world-class medical research
Melbourne Biotech Incubator
New childhood brain centre brings fresh hope to families
Leading fight against childhood brain cancer
$239 million for Australian health and medical researchers
WEHI supports action to combat climate change
Faster treatments for pandemics/molecular factories
Cancer researcher wins $1.25M CSL Centenary Fellowship