Quentin Bryce hosts Scientific Open House

Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)
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Griffith University’s Eskitis Institute for Drug Discovery opened its door for a ‘Scientific Open House’ organised with the Perry Cross Spinal Research Foundation to thank their donors for their contributions to scientific research. Part of the research at Eskitis aims to find a cure for spinal cord paralysis. Former Governor-General The Honourable Dame Quentin Bryce […]

New malaria treatment thwarts parasite resistance

Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)
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Scientists from Griffith University have contributed to a breakthrough identifying and characterising a potent agent that thwarts drug resistance in the parasite that causes malaria. In a paper published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, an international research team is reporting the effectiveness of DSM265, a long-acting inhibitor for the treatment and prevention of malaria and which […]

Eskitis honoured for work with traditional Chinese medicines

Griffith Asia Institute
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by Gayle Murray, Manager, International Relations (Griffith International) A project combining ancient Chinese medicines with world-leading modern research and technology has culminated in a prestigious award for Griffith University’s Eskitis Institute for Drug Discovery. Eskitis and its partner organisation, the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica-Chinese Academy of Sciences (SIMM), has received a Queensland-Chinese Academy of Sciences […]