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 Health

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 Health

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 Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

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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Griffith Enterprise

Researchers delve deep to produce key publication on marine natural products

Griffith marine biodiscovery experts compile prestigious compendium for burgeoning research field.
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Alumni

Transgender neuroscientist Alison Wright looks to the stars

PhD graduate Dr Alison Wright is taking her first steps into a postdoctoral adventure that she hopes will one day put her at the forefront of space research
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Griffith Enterprise

New drug target prevents deadly malaria transmission

Researcher plays key role in discovery of new drug target for stopping the spread of malaria.
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Griffith Enterprise

New research targets stem cells that drive aggressive blood cancer

Findings could yield more effective treatment for often incurable blood cancer leukaemia.
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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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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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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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Griffith Enterprise

Immune ‘checkpoint switch-off’ enables destruction of cancer cells

Researcher hopes findings can lead to treatments for lymphomas and blood cancers.
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith a key partner in new Fragment-Based Design training centre

Griffith researchers will play a key role in the new ARC Training Centre for Fragment-Based Design (ARC CFBD).
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Centre for Cell Factories and Biopolymers

New smart materials to tackle global challenges

Griffith researchers develop smart materials platform capable of aiding in the creation of new drugs and the clean-up of polluted environments.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith research nationally recognised

Griffith University’s research excellence has once again been recognised nationally.
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Griffith Health

First Nations students awarded Arrow Energy scholarships

Five Australian First Nations Griffith University students have received the Go Further Indigenous Tertiary Scholarship. The scholarship, awarded by Arrow Energy, provides $5000 for part-time students and $10,000 for full time students, to support better educational outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. Second year Bachelor of Pharmacy student Georgina Morris (above) is a […]
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