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Welcome to the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

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Celebrating 100 years of discoveries for humanity

Over the past 100 years, the institute’s discoveries have advanced scientific thinking, improved clinical practice and resulted in new and more effective treatments for patients.

As we look to the future and what it will hold for medical research, we are developing strategies to ensure we continue to make discoveries that improve lives and benefit humanity.
 

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News

Researcher working in the laboratory Victorian institutes welcome Government's plan for medical research

Victoria’s leading medical research institutes have welcomed the launch of the Victorian Government’s new Health and Medical Research Strategy, Healthier Lives Stronger Economy.

13 July 2016
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Dr Jeanne Tie in laboratory An end to 'futile' chemotherapy in sight, say scientists

Fragments of cancer-related DNA circulating in the blood of patients with colorectal cancer can be used to determine whether their surgery should be followed by chemotherapy, new research has shown.

6 July 2016
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2016 InSPIRE students meet Lord Mayor Mr Robert Doyle Students inspire research collaboration between Australia and China

Undergraduate students from China’s leading universities arrive at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute as part of the inaugural 2016 International Student Program in Research Experience (InSPIRE).

6 July 2016
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Professor Alan Cowman and colleagues Protein provides new hope for a malaria vaccine

Australian researchers have discovered a way to stop the malaria parasite invading healthy red blood cells, in a study giving fresh hope to the development of much-needed new anti-malarial treatment.

1 July 2016
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Events

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 12:00pm to Mon, 25/07/2016 - 1:00pm

Therapeutic targeting and rapid mobilization of endosteal HSC using a small molecule integrin antagonist

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 12:00pm to Mon, 25/07/2016 - 1:00pm

Haematopoietic stem cells and their niche

Wed, 27/07/2016 - 1:00pm to Wed, 27/07/2016 - 2:00pm

Drilling down into the structured core of the T cell receptor complex

Mon, 01/08/2016 - 12:00pm to Mon, 01/08/2016 - 1:00pm

Role of TNF induced NF-kB signalling in development and function of T cells​

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