Dr Ross Dickins and Ms Grace Liu (image) Walter and Eliza Hall Institute Caption Melbourne researchers have shown a type of leukaemia can be successfully 'reversed' by coaxing the cancer cells back into normal development. Dr Ross Dickins (right) and Ms Grace Liu (left) led a research team from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research in Melbourne, Australia, that showed switching off a gene called Pax5 could cause cancer in a model of B-progenitor acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, while restoring its function could 'cure' the disease. Credit Walter and Eliza Hall Institute Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.