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Immune cell development secrets revealed
23 Sep 2016
Antibody function may help keep tuberculosis infection under control
21 Sep 2016
Measuring global health and the Global Burden of Disease (Audio file)
Malaria in pregnancy
In a recent study in PNG, the Rogerson Group found that their drug combination decreased low birth weight babies by a quarter.
Environmental surveillance for poliovirus
The lab tests sewage collected at sentinel sites in Australia - even negative results for poliovirus are of international significance in the fight to eradicate polio.
Novel approaches to hepatitis B cure
Hepatitis B is currently incurable, the Revill Group is looking at novel therapeutic targets that may lead to a cure.
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Find out the latest Doherty Institute breakthrough that's been featured in the media as well as expert commentary on the latest outbreaks.
Meet Associate Professsor Justin Denholm. He is an infectious diseases physician and ethicist, and is actively involved in clinical and public health tuberculosis reesarch and supervision.
Meet Suellen Nicholson. Suellen has thirty years’ experience working in serology laboratories, focussed on testing and result interpretation for viruses, bacteria and parasites.