Institute for Glycomics’ fight flu through pioneering collaboration with Fraunhofer

Griffith University is taking on the deadly flu virus through an innovative partnership with German research institutes. Researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine (ITEM) have teamed up with the Hannover Medical School (MHH) and Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics on the Gold Coast for the project called ‘iCAIR – Fraunhofer International Consortium […]

Researchers find new way to attack gastro bug

Griffith Sciences
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 […]