Search results for: the heart foundation

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10 December 2012

Cancer Council and Heart Foundation boost Griffith research

Five Griffith University research projects have been awarded a total of $916,000 in funding by the Cancer Council Queensland and...

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25 October 2023

World-first human challenge trial to test efficacy of Strep A and rheumatic heart disease vaccine

Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics has received a $5 million philanthropic donation from the International Leducq Foundation to further the development of a Strep A vaccine.

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17 July 2018
Foundation for Shared Impact co-founder Jon Andre Pedersen

Global vision drives Jon’s foundation for social good

Hong Kong-based Griffith University graduate Jon Andre Pedersen has taken his dual degree into the international business world, supporting rising entrepreneurs for social good

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29 September 2017
Griffith University alumnus Cipta Setiawan during a visit to the Giant Buddhas of Bamiyan site in Afghanistan

Humanitarian spirit is a work of heart for Cipta

In conflict zones and places where poverty prevails, Indonesian-born Griffith University alumnus Cipta Setiawan has forged a career bringing humanitarian leadership where it is most needed

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26 November 2015

New treatment potential for heart attack sufferers

New hope in the fight against cardiovascular disease has arrived, following breakthrough research identifying a pigment in our bile which could protect us.

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26 November 2013

Some things you should know about statins and heart disease

Drugs known as statins have been the cornerstone of how we treat cardiovascular risk, and they’ve made a huge difference to survival rates.

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21 November 2013
Membes of the Eskitis Foundation Board with Professor Ron Quinn AM

Eskitis Foundation Board established

Griffith’s Eskitis Institute marks its tenth anniversary with the announcement of the new Eskitis Foundation Board.

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25 October 2013

‘Dangerous’ disassociation of cholesterol with heart disease

A Griffith University scientist has described the recent attempts to disassociate diets high in saturated fats and cholesterol from heart disease, as potentially ‘very dangerous’.

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14 June 2011

Red alert keeps Griffith at heart of the matter

Griffith University will take on a hearty shade of red today in support of the Heart Foundation’s Go Red for...

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24 February 2021
Dr Manisha Pandey in the lab.

Potential vaccine to prevent deadly Strep A infection

Griffith University Institute for Glycomics researchers are closer to the development of a new vaccine aimed at preventing the deadly Streptococcus A (Strep A), which kills more than 500,000 people globally per year.

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