Australian Rivers Institute

All-in-one tool streamlines molecular weight analysis

World-first method streamlines process of identifying structure and molecular weight of compounds.
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Centre for Cell Factories and Biopolymers

Researchers develop magnetised nanobeads to detect early-stage cancer  

Scientists develop low-cost platform which could detect early cancer
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

Research offers breakthrough in inhibiting prostate cancer spread

New research reveals lowering cholesterol could potentially prevent or help stop the spread of prostate cancer.
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

New method shows promise in identifying disease-fighting drug targets

A new method of identifying molecular targets to fight disease could help accelerate future drug development new Griffith University research has found.
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Alumni

Griffith celebrates recipients of 2021 Australia Day honours

2021 Australia Day honours have been bestowed upon a number of Griffith University staff, associates and alumni. 
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

We almost have a COVID-19 vaccine.. but what next?

New details of the promising Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine signals hope for 2021 … but what does this actually mean for the general population?
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Disability and Rehabilitation

Paralysis treatment closer after donation funds Australian-first research trial

An Australian-first rehabilitation trial considered the next crucial step in treating paralysis will proceed after a record donation from the country’s leading spinal injury research foundation.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Understanding nutrient runoff to help protect waterways

Griffith University researchers have been awarded a $640,000 Australian Research Council Linkage grant to develop an indicator of nutrient-runoff essential for accurate nutrient trading schemes.
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Alumni

Griffith congratulates philanthropy award winners

One of Griffith’s biggest supporters in the field of spinal cord injury research and a Griffith Sciences alumnus have been recognised at the Queensland Community Foundation Philanthropy awards.
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Griffith Health

GRIDD Director honoured as Fellow of the Australian Society for Parasitology

Professor Katherine Andrews, Director of the Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD), has been recognised as a Fellow of the Australian Society for Parasitology for her work on malaria drug discovery.
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

New anti-cancer drug breakthrough for prostate cancer

A new anti-cancer drug for prostate cancer overcomes the twin problems plaguing researchers for decades. It halts metastasis (tumour spread) and drug resistance.
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Compounds Australia

Queensland acoustic compound support could help COVID-19 breakthroughs

The Queensland Government has awarded $1.875 million in funding to Compounds Australia.
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Centre for Cell Factories and Biopolymers

GRIDD researchers take next step in COVID-19 vaccine development

Scientists at Griffith University are moving towards animal trials in testing a vaccine candidate for COVID-19
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Griffith Enterprise

Injury to the nose increases risk of bacteria entering the brain – study

New research from Griffith University has shown that damage to the lining inside the nose increases the risk of bacteria sneaking into the brain via nerves, potentially causing long-term health issues. PhD candidate Heidi Walkden and her colleagues from the Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Institute for Glycomics and Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery, in collaboration with Queensland […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith University biomedical researchers take home top award

A team of Griffith University researchers has won the prestigious Marshall and Warren Innovation Award at the annual NHMRC Research Excellence Awards.
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Griffith Enterprise

GRIDD joins peak medical research body

Leading drug discovery institute announced new member of the Association of Australian Medical Research Institutes. 
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Griffith Enterprise

Study of non-inherited changes to genes highlights environmental interplay in Parkinson’s

First large epigenome-wide study to compare changes between people with Parkinson’s and those without disease.
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Corporate

Pioneering spinal cord injury research gets $5.7m boost

World-leading Griffith research into the development of a cell-based therapy for treating spinal cord injuries has received a $5.7m boost from the state government.
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