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Melbourne Knowledge Week – where there is structure, there is function

May
3
2017
Start Date: 3 May 2017 - 5:15 pm
End Date: 3 May 2017 - 6:00 pm
Speaker(s): Stephanie Gras and Michelle Dunstone
Venue: State Library of Victoria, Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Link: http://mkw.melbourne.vic.gov.au/where-there-is-structure-there-is-function/
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5th International Conference on Biophotonics

Apr
30
2017
Start Date: 30 April 2017
End Date: 7 May 2017
Venue: Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Link: http://www.icob2017.com/
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MELBOURNE, TUESDAY APRIL 4, 2017: Imaging CoE scientists have solved a 40-year old mystery and shed light on an evolutionary arms race played out between cytomegalovirus (CMV) and the immune system. Human CMV, also known

Financial support valued at $500 is available to sponsor a limited number of Monash BDI researchers to participate in the Bridge Program, which transfers skills on the commercialisation of pharmaceutical research.

Postdoc Chris Lupton spent nine weeks at an intensive course with industry and academics learning how to run a titan electron microscope. But why…?

We all know that green leafy vegetables, seafood, meat, dairy, cereals and even mushrooms, almonds and vegemite are all healthy for us. One essential ingredients in them is vitamin B2 (riboflavin) — this is

Imaging CoE AI Chen Davidovich researches enzymes that regulate genes. His latest publication details how PRC2 could be used as a target for cancer drugs.

We all know that green leafy vegetables, seafood, meat, dairy, cereals and even mushrooms, almonds and vegemite are all healthy for us. One essential ingredients in them is vitamin B2 (riboflavin). And, vitamin B2 enriches our immune system. But did you know that bacteria in our bodies also make this vitamin?

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) and Cardiff University’s Systems Immunity Research Institute have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will see the two institutes extend their collaborative activities. The five year mutual

Scientists from four universities working as part of the Imaging CoE have won over $12 million in funding from the Australian Government’s National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

Engineers at ANU have built an advanced microscope using barcode laser scanner technology that can film moving blood cells and neurons firing in living animals. Lead researcher and Imaging CoE AI Steve Lee, a

Australian researchers are a step closer to understanding immune sensitivities to well-known, and commonly prescribed, medications.

Level A Post-doc Position in Protein Crystallography The Whisstock Laboratory (Biochemistry) is seeking a junior postdoctoral researcher (Level A) with demonstrated expertise in biochemistry and protein crystallography and an interest in the structure and

Jackson Nexhip led a group of six undergraduate students from UNSW to victory at Harvard University’s annual biomolecular design competition, BIOMOD. The team defeated 24 teams from around the world. Jackson gave us a little insight into his top gong.

Max Cryle makes antibiotics. But he isn’t your run-of-the-mill chemist, Max combines chemistry with structural biology to build new super-bug fighting antibiotics.

November saw two of our CIs awarded with prestigious prizes. Brian Abbey was the 2016 recipient of the Young Tall Poppy Science Award and Jamie Rossjohn, along with his longtime collaborator, Jim McCluskey, were

On Thursday 27 October, the MASSIVE team held an onboarding session for the Titan Krios user community. At the invitation of Professor James Whisstock and Associate Professor Georg Ramm, the workshop attracted over 20

Imaging CoE CI Jamie Rossjohn was awarded the 2016 Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation (Life Sciences) on Tuesday 29 November with his long time collaborator James McCluskey for world-leading research into how the immune system identifies and fights disease.

The 2016 Imaging CoE Summit was held over two and a half days – from Monday 7 Nov to Wednesday 9 Nov – at the quiet seaside town of Torquay in Melbourne, Australia. We

Prof. Jamie Rossjohn FAA FLSW, ARC Australian Laureate Fellow & Head, Infection and Immunity Theme, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute, seeks talented T-cell immunologists to join his research group under the auspices of the recently

The partnership will enable the multi-disciplinary research team and Roche to work together to advance and translate existing and new intellectual property into novel treatments.