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Since 1998, the Perkins has grown to become one of the nation’s leading medical research centres, where a close knit team of more than 250 work together to focus on diseases that most affect your families.

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NEWS & EVENTS

Hunt for missing genetics given million-dollar boost

Families from around the world with debilitating inherited diseases will be the beneficiaries of a $1,284,836.30 grant by the Australian federal government to a leading Perth geneticist. Dr Gina Ravenscroft,…

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New treatment discovery for rare eye cancer

An unusual and often fatal form of eye melanoma shows early response to new combination of treatments. New discoveries in treatments are all about improved health outcomes for people who…

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Genetic disease hunt resolved after 20-year search for a gene for facial deformity condition

Published in Nature Communications. International hunt by geneticists in Perth, Australia and Yale University, U.S.A. find cause of significant facial deformity disease   Families with hemifacial microsomia, a condition where one…

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