Leading Australian and New Zealand children’s health research institutes are joining forces to better understand how nutrition interacts with a genetic makeup to shape health and wellbeing. The collaboration...

Australian research has found that children with vitamin D deficiency are more likely to develop asthma. Researchers at Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI) tracked vitamin D levels in Perth, West...

Oral therapy could cure peanut allergies, Australian research study A probiotic treatment for peanut allergy has been successfully trialled by Australian researchers at the Murdoch Children’s Research...

Researchers from Murdoch Children’s Research Institute and the University of Melbourne have identified a new way to accurately test for peanut allergy. It is hoped the test will be more cost effective...

A study published this week by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, based in Parkville Victoria, has found a potential link between sunlight exposure and allergies. Children in southern parts...