Human trial success signals next stage of malaria vaccine development

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Initial success in human clinical trials has given hope for the next stage in the development of a new malaria vaccine. 
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$1.2 million in funding for Griffith disease research

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Griffith University research into fighting diseases of global impact are set to benefit from the latest National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) 2018 Fellowship Program funding outcomes. Principal Research Leader Professor Suresh Mahalingam of the Institute for Glycomics has been successful in obtaining a Senior Research Fellowship B (SRFB) for the project “Arbovirus-Induced Inflammatory Disease: […]
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Outstanding Griffith research excellence honoured

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Leading Griffith University researchers have been honoured at the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards held at Nathan campus.
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Griffith shares in $5 million for ground-breaking stroke research

A Griffith researcher has shared in a $5 million grant to develop ground-breaking research on stroke prevention. The Heart Foundation announced Professor Michael Good, from Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics, as one of the two Australian researchers who will share in the one-off grant open to researchers who could demonstrate they were working on innovative, internationally […]
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Hope for new blood test to detect early stage ovarian cancer

Potential to improve early detection of disease possible with new test.
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Researchers a step closer to understanding how deadly bird flu virus takes hold in humans

How highly pathogenic influenza viruses such as deadly bird flu infect humans is being unravelled. 
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Development of a new class of antibiotics gives hope for treating multi-drug resistant bacteria

New type of antibiotic could limit multidrug resistance by targeting and disrupting key elements in bacterial cells.
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Glycomics Grand Ball Night to Take Centre Stage

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 […]
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Institute for Glycomics receives grant to go global with world-first drug

Institute for Glycomics receives Federal Government grant to partner with China to create world-first drug to treat Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD).
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Awards showcase outstanding Health alumni

From paediatric palliative care and humanitarian dental work to a passion for astrophysics and groundbreaking scientific research into Malaria, the 2018 Alumni Awards showcase the rich diversity of Griffith’s Health and Science alumni.
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Partnership brings new research node to Griffith

Griffith University has become a collaborating partner with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics (CNBP), which will host a CNBP research node at the Institute for Glycomics at the Gold Coast campus.
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Sip while you slip into the world of science

Some of Griffith University’s biggest names in science will trade the lab for the pub when fun and informative evening sessions kick off at pubs around the country in May. From May 14-16, the Pint Of Science festival will give Gold Coasters the opportunity to sit at the cutting edge of science with a beer […]
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Zarraffa’s Coffee serves up $35,000 donation to help Griffith defeat malaria

One of the Gold Coast’s most iconic coffee chains is contributing to world-wide efforts to defeat the malaria parasite with a valuable donation towards research into a novel, world-leading malaria vaccine that is about to be evaluated in clinical trials at Griffith University.
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Clinical trial research a global challenge for Lee

Griffith University medical graduate Dr Lee Forman believes the Malaria Vaccine Trial at Clinical Trial Unit is part of a new phase of global challenge and discovery
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Beating the bugs at World Science Festival – time for a new class of antibiotics?

Stubborn bacteria and so-called super-bugs are in the sights of researchers worldwide, and just a decade out from the centenary of the discovery of penicillin, World Science Festival Brisbane (WSF) will explore whether a whole new approach is needed. Leading discussions at the Bugs & Drugs – The Resistance Wars Toowoomba event (16 March) will be […]
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Research conference aims for a healthier Gold Coast

Gold Coast Health clinicians and researchers will this week partner with academics from Griffith, Bond and Southern Cross universities for a three-day conference aimed at delivering better health outcomes for the Gold Coast through strong research collaborations.
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Institute for Glycomics

A quest out of Africa

The fight against malaria has a distinctly personal connection for Uganda-born Aloysious Ssemaganda, who knows the disease only too well. Aloysious has joined Professor Good, from Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics, in a bid to beat malaria.
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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 […]
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