CURRENTLY FUNDED PROJECTS

Currently Funded projects

 

ALCCRF Clinical Research Fellow Dr Sara Khan

ALCCRF Fellowship is a 3 year $450,000 funding grant for:

Research project to investigate new therapeutic options for two of the most prevalent and aggressive paediatric brain tumours, Medulloblastoma and Diff use Intrinsic Pontine Glioma.

 

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Hudson Monash Paediatric Precision Medicine (HMPPM) Program

Caroline Drinkwater is the Australian Lions Childhood Cancer Research Foundation (ALCCRF) Biobank Specialist for the Hudson Monash Paediatric Precision Medicine (HMPPM) Program.

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Telethon Kids Institute Paediatric Cancer Immunotherapy

Australian Lions Childhood Cancer Research Foundation has announced it will provide $1.05 million of funding to the Telethon Kids Institute.

The funding will support the Telethon Kids Cancer Centre’s vital research aimed at improving survival rates, longevity and quality of life for children with cancer.

(at left) ALCCRF Trustee, Peter Lamb, with Telethon Kids cancer researcher and clinician, Dr Rishi Kotecha.

 

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“Cage Fighting” Neuroblastoma

Dr Andrew Care: Macquarie University

Engineering a protein nanocage for targeted ionophoric-copper therapy

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