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A discovery by Queensland scientists could be the key to stopping damage caused by uncontrolled inflammation in a range of common diseases including liver disease, Alzheimer’s and gout. University of Queensland researchers have uncovered how

Monash University has announced an extension of its collaboration with Janssen Biotech, Inc., one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, where researchers will investigate triggers of the immune-mediated disease, psoriasis, and

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute scientists have defined a novel molecular ‘blueprint’ that plays a pivotal part in the immune system’s ability to fight disease by ‘remembering’ infections. Understanding the fine detail of immunological memory potentially

Do you see yourself being a mentor or mentee this year? The Imaging CoE Mentoring and Development Program is up and running for 2018, taking a year round opt-in approach to encourage a personalised experience for

Student research placement Our students have impressed… As a direct outcome of our 2017 Summit, the Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology (IZI), Branch Bioanalytics and Bioprocesses (IZI-BB) has offered to host a number of

Imaging CoE CI and Deputy Director Professor Katharina Gaus (University of New South Wales) has been named as a laureate of the Khwarizmi International Award for her achievements in single molecule imaging to visualise how T cells initiate

12 Imaging CoE Investigators have been successful in securing over $12 million dollars worth of research investment in the latest round of Project Funding announcements by NHMRC, Australia’s peak funding body for health and

Imaging CoE is currently searching for skilled undergraduate students to undertake a 6 week paid research project over the 2017 – 2018 summer vacation. The available projects are suitable for physical science students interested

Not one, but two Imaging CoE CI’s have been formally inducted into the Fellowship of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS). Professor Jamie Rossjohn and Professor Dale Godfrey, CI’s and theme

Imaging CoE encourages suitable Centre Members researching in the healthcare field to consider applying for InnoHealth Australia’s current “Call for Ideas & Innovation” – a unique collaborative project that links Australian health-care sector with

Imaging CoE AI Associate Professor Stephanie Gras has been honoured with a Georgina Sweet Award for Women in Quantitative Biomedical Science. Associate Investigator for the Imaging CoE and Senior Research Fellow in the Department

Not one, but two Imaging CoE CI’s have been formally inducted into the Fellowship of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS). Professor Jamie Rossjohn and Professor Dale Godfrey, CI’s and theme

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Media Release Phospholipids – fat molecules that form the membranes found around cells – are highly abundant, but when it comes to autoimmune diseases, their role has largely been overlooked. Recent research has pointed

This month, we bid farewell to our long serving and respected Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Manoj Sridhar who has taken up a new career direction in management consulting. Manoj started with the Centre since

Establishing a prosperous career path in science is often underpinned by not just the opportunities given, but the opportunities taken. When Dr Jeffrey Mak, Imaging CoE postdoctoral researcher in Prof. David Fairlie’s lab (University

A team of researchers from Imaging CoE at the University of Queensland (UQ) has discovered an important clue to new medicines for treating inflammatory diseases, including allergies such as rhinitis, itchy hives, eczema/dermatitis, asthma and

Imaging CoE CI’s, Dr Brian Abbey and Professor Keith Nugent from La Trobe University will be amongst the first scientists in the world to run experiments at the world’s most powerful X-ray Laser facility

Kristin Ladell, a Winston Churchill Travelling Fellow, is visiting Imaging CoE CI Jamie Rossjohn and AI Stephanie Gras this month. Kristin is currently a Clinical Senior Lecturer at Cardiff University, UK. She is a

1 August 2017 The Imaging CoE is driving an exciting new collaborative research partnership in molecular imaging and immunology with the German Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology (Leipzig) and its branch for