Our Research

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Infectious Disease Responses and Oncoviruses

Group Leader : Prof Kevin Downard
Researching the development and application of molecular based methods, including mass spectrometry, to improve the identification, characterisation and responses to viruses that cause infectious disease and cancer. ...
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Pancreatic Cancer Translational Research

Group Leader : A/Prof Phoebe Phillips
Pancreatic cancer claims five Australian lives every day and is one of the nation’s most lethal diseases. Despite aggressive treatment regimes, there has been no improvement in patient survival in the last decade. Evidence suggests that targeting cancer cells alone is not enough. The overall aim of the Pancreatic Cancer Translational Research group is to therapeutically target tumour cells and stromal pancreatic stellate cells (PSCs) which both contribute to chemoresistance in pancreatic cancer. ...
Dr Phoebe Phillips

Sarcoma and Nano-oncology

Group Leader : A/Prof Jia Lin Yang
The Sarcoma and Nano-oncology Group focuses on basic and translational studies to improve treatment of human sarcomas ...
Jia Lin Yang

Stem Cell

Group Leader : Prof John Pimanda
The primary focus of our research program is to better understand how genes that drive blood and mesenchymal stem cell development are regulated ...
John Pimanda


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