Chronic and Severe Diseases

Chronic Diseases of ChildhoodChronic diseases in children require very different investigation and treatment to similar conditions in adults.

Childhood cancers, diabetes, lung and heart diseases are debilitating and often life threatening.

Effective  treatment and prevention requires a comprehensive understanding of the interactions between genetic and environmental factors.

Our focus is on better ways of diagnosing, treating and controlling disease in individual kids as well as reducing these diseases in the population as a whole.

Our research into Chronic and Severe Diseases includes: 


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