By SYLVIA JEFFREYS
Locky Auden’s grin is so bright, it’s infectious. He is seven years old, he barracks for Hawthorne, and he recently lost his two front teeth.
Locky’s smile has beamed around the world in recent days, encouraging friends, relatives and strangers – the more the merrier – to help his family.
His Dad, Nick, has stage four melanoma, which has long been considered incurable – practically a death sentence – until recently.
American scientists have developed a breakthrough drug, known as Anti PD-1. Developer Merck is running trials with a handful of patients in Australia, and those trials are a long way off being complete.