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Researchers looking at instrument Suspect eliminated as a therapeutic target in B cell lymphoma

Our researchers have narrowed the focus on which survival proteins are important for the survival of B cell lymphomas, eliminating the protein BCL-W from the ‘suspect list’.

5 February 2020
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Microscope image of white blob of cells surrounded by streaks of colour Gut reaction: how immunity ramps up against incoming threats

A new study has revealed how the gut’s protective mechanisms ramp up significantly with food intake, and at times of the day when mealtimes are anticipated based on regular eating habits.

30 January 2020
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Dr Melissa Call, Associate Professor Matthew Call, and  Dr Jessica Bridgford. Genetic drivers of myeloproliferative diseases revealed

Institute scientists have revealed seven new genetic mutations causing blood disorders that can lead to bone marrow failure, stroke and leukaemia.

24 January 2020
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Scientist in hallway smiling at camera Funding boost to explore link between gut immunity and multiple sclerosis

Professor Gabrielle Belz has been awarded a $213,000 grant to discover how immune cells in the gut make antibodies that protect the brain against multiple sclerosis (MS).

22 January 2020
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