A team of international scientists from Griffith University and the University of Alberta are about to start human clinical trials for a Strep A vaccine they hope will induce long-lasting immunity against the deadly pathogen which kills more than 500,000 people each year.
A drug normally used to prevent tissue rejection following organ transplants could be repurposed to help treat human metapneumovirus (HMPV) infection in children.
Griffith University has launched two cancer research centres backed by $4.6 million in funding from the Australian Cancer Research Foundation this month.
New research has successfully switched off a key pathway of nerve fibre breakdown in debilitating neurodegenerative disorders
Institute for Glycomics researchers awarded $1.1 million from NHMRC to develop new antibiotics for drug resistant gonorrhoea.
Australian Cancer Research Foundation awards $2.6M to establish International Centre for Cancer Glycomics
Institute for Glycomics researchers receive funding boost in their fight against cancer with $2.6 million awarded by the Australian Cancer Research Foundation.
Broad-spectrum malaria vaccine can be freeze-dried making it suitable for deployment into malaria-endemic countries.