Tree of Hope

Our new ‘Tree of Hope’ represents the hope we have in the future of cell and gene therapy to provide a cure for thousands of inherited diseases – and a way for our donors to show their support. Help Cure The Future by adding new leaves to the tree and help make it grow.
Each new leaf reveals a photo and a dedication to a loved one, a celebration of life or a special event.

Message from Chief Executive of NSW Health

Message from the Chief Executive of NSW Sydney Health District congratulating Prof John Rasko OA & his team on the successful results of their gene therapy trial to treat severe Thalassaemia – describing this as “the best ever seen for human gene therapy for Thalassaemia”. Read the full message.

World-first breakthrough for Thalassaemia

Cure the Future are pleased to announce that Prof Rasko & his team at RPA have been part of an international trial – in which gene therapy has been used to successfully treat patients with the inherited blood disorder Thalassaemia. Of 22 patients with severe symptoms treated, 15 no longer require blood transfusions…