Griffith researchers acknowledged for contributions to the advancement of microbiology

Griffith Sciences
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Two researchers from Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics have been awarded Fellowships with the American Academy of Microbiology for their contributions to the scientific field. Professor Michael Jennings and Professor Suresh Mahalingam both have outstanding records of scientific achievement and exceptional contributions to the advancement of microbiology through a peer-review process. Recently Professor Jennings made a […]

Sweet and sticky: Bacteria use sugars to bind to human cells

Griffith Sciences
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A team at Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics has made a scientific discovery that will change the way scientists explore vaccine development and drug discovery for infectious diseases. In a paper published in prestigious American journal the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, the team led by senior authors Professor Michael Jennings, Professor Victoria […]

Dr Zaid’s rare skills a win for Griffith University

Griffith Sciences
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Innovative Australian scientist Dr Ali Zaid has joined Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics to lead a project on Ross River Fever. Dr Zaid is one of only a handful of scientists who have the skills and knowledge to capture real-time images of viruses and observe the life and the immune response deep within living tissue. […]

Glycomics projects awarded NHMRC funding

Institute for Glycomics
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Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics has figured prominently in the National Health and Medical Research Council’s latest funding round. Announced on October 17 by the Prime Minister, The Honourable Tony Abbott MP, and Federal Health Minister, The Honourable Peter Dutton MP, the NHMRC grants were part of a $539.8 million allocation across a broad range […]