Griffith Enterprise

Meningococcal vaccine may reduce gonorrhoea incidence

A world-first trial for a promising gonorrhoea vaccine will be led by Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics and the Kirby Institute at UNSW Sydney. The $2.7 million study incorporates five Australian universities and three health districts and providers, and will test whether a meningococcal B vaccine protects against gonorrhoea in gay and bisexual men. “Gonorrhoea […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith University-led research receives $3.6m in NHMRC funding

National Health and Medical Research Council funding to improve the experience for thousands who require peripheral intravenous catheters.
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Griffith Enterprise

Study to develop drugs for chronic mosquito-borne viral diseases

A new Griffith University study aims to develop drugs to treat alphavirus infection such as Ross River, Chikungunya, O’nyong’nyong and Mayaro viruses which cause debilitating and chronic arthritis. Led by Professor Suresh Mahalingam, head of the Research Group for Emerging Viruses, Inflammation and Therapeutics at Menzies Health Institute Queensland, the $905,080 National Health and Medical […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith research receives close to $6.8m in NHMRC funding 

Griffith University research projects have received more than $6 million in funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council
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Australian Rivers Institute

World-first HydroATLAS maps Earth’s river and catchment systems to enhance understanding and protection

Hi-tech atlas can assists researchers and practitioners address gaps in protection methods and understand the human impact on freshwater ecosystems. 
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ADaPT

Dr Palipana recognised for his passionate advocacy

Dr Dinesh Palipana has been recognised with a global award for his work in advocating for people with disabilities.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith’s commitment to sustainable development shines in high profile film

Griffith’s EcoAdapt project and Griffith Centre for Coastal Management highlighted in BBC-produced film.
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Griffith Enterprise

Study identifies single gene behind gene network linked to autism

Three-year project finds single gene that regulates a network of genes linked to causing autism and intellectual disability.
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Alumni

New exhibition celebrates Griffith’s female artists

The New Woman exhibition at the Museum of Brisbane showcases Griffith’s talented female artists.
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Griffith Enterprise

Hip joint study aims to slow osteoarthritis

A world-first study Griffith University study will design and test a new treatment to slow hip osteoarthritis (OA) progression.
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Arts Education Law

Autism study shows 4 out of 5 children on autism spectrum are anxious at school  

New Griffith University research shows that four out of five children on the autism spectrum report experiencing anxiety at school.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith awarded $3.3 million in funding for ARC Discovery and Linkage projects

Griffith University has been awarded $3,376,073 for ARC Discovery and Linkage Projects.
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Alumni

Griffith’s first Schwarzman scholar

Griffith Bachelor of Commerce graduate Caitlene Hillman has been awarded a prestigious Schwarzman Scholarship for 2020/21.
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith and China Grand Pharma sign landmark deal to develop new drug for parainfluenza virus

Griffith's Institute for Glycomics has partnered with China Grand Pharma’s new Australian company Grand Medical Ltd to develop a drug to treat millions of people with respiratory illnesses.
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Alumni

Griffith animation students go behind the scenes on Bluey

Griffith Film School animation students have completed an internship on the hit ABC series Bluey.
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Cities Research Institute

Project co-develops water savings approaches in regional and remote communities

Five-year project demonstrates how water management tools can yield significant water savings. 
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Alumni

Griffith graduate named Australia China Alumnus of the Year

Global health crusader and Griffith University graduate, Professor Qiyong Liu, has been named the 2019 Alumnus of the Year at the Australia China Alumni Awards (ACAA) in Beijing. Professor Liu won the award in recognition of his remarkable achievements and sustained successes in public health, and particularly working with poor and vulnerable communities. “I was […]
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Griffith Health

G40 Health Centre now the Ian O’Connor Building

Griffith University’s G40 Health Centre at its Gold Coast campus now has a name and it’s in honour of former Vice Chancellor, Professor Emeritus Ian O’Connor AC (2005-2018). The impressive looking structure, home to Griffith’s health disciplines, was officially named in honour of the university’s fourth Vice Chancellor at a gala opening attended by a […]
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