Our research

We are working together to find better ways to detect and treat diseases, to help our community to live long and healthy lives.

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active patents
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clinical trials based on WEHI discoveries
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Business development and ventures

WEHI has a strong track record in early capture of intellectual property and commercialisation. Partnerships with industry are key to advancing our drug discovery and development programs forward.

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Creating a brighter community for more than 100 years

At WEHI, we are focused on preventing and curing the diseases that we fear the most. These include incurable cancers, dementia, infectious and autoimmune diseases.

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Opportunities for studying at WEHI

Our students receive world-class training in medical research and broader skills, equipping them for bright and rewarding careers ahead.

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