Public health problem takes on 'superbug' status
It’s a night for support and appreciation of the ground-breaking work being carried out by Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics and everyone is invited to be part of this special occasion. The Institute’s Grand Ball Night is regarded as a show-stopper each year with the 2018 edition promising to deliver a memorable evening full of […]
Studying the food poisoning bacteria E. coli may have led scientists to discover a new and improved tool to detect cancer. In a collaborative research project, scientists from Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics, the University of Adelaide and University of Queensland have detailed their findings in a new paper published in Scientific Reports
Griffith University researchers have discovered a potential way to create an antimicrobial drug that would stop one of the world’s most prevalent foodborne bugs causing gastroenteritis in humans. A team at Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics identified a unique sensory structure that is able to bind host-specific sugar and is present on particularly virulent strains of […]
The Institute for Glycomics has been delivering major translational outcomes from its research in recent months, which will be celebrated during Glycomics Week. Glycomics Week highlights the Institute’s growing significant research successes. The Institute recently announced partnerships with Chinese pharmaceutical, Olymvax Biopharmaceuticals Inc., for a new Strep A vaccine that has the enormous potential to help millions, […]
NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing
A range of national and international awards for Griffith University researchers has capped off a memorable month.
The State Minister for Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts, Mr Ian Walker paid a flying visit to the Gold Coast campus recently to meet with researchers and staff at the Institute for Glycomics. The Minister was greeted by Vice Chancellor and President of Griffith University, Professor Ian O’Connor and Principal Researcher for the […]