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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.

Over two-days we will be bringing together the Centre’s many disciplines and facilitating the integration of ideas. The summit provides our interdisciplinary group the opportunity to foster innovation in biomedical imaging, and to celebrate the ongoing

The ARC announces its successful ARC Linkage Infrastructure Equipment and Facilities grants. A consortium of some of Australia’s lead protein structural biologists, led by Professors Michael Parker and James Whisstock received $850,000 from the

The Elmlund laboratory, based in Melbourne at Monash University, develops methods for single particle electron microscopy and conducts an integrative structural biology research program, focussing on two master regulators of Eukaryotic transcription: TFIID and SAGA.

MELBOURNE, MONDAY 31 OCTOBER, 2016: Every 18 seconds someone dies from tuberculosis (TB). It is the world’s most deadly infectious disease. Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the causative agent of TB, has infected over one-third of the

New research by Imaging CoE immunologists, based at the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute, adds another brick to the wall in discovering the immune triggers for celiacs disease. Hugh Reid and Jan Petersen, have been

Scientists and other researchers must be able to communicate with a wide range of audiences. As teams become more and more cross-disciplinary, researchers must learn to communicate with their peers in different disciplines without

The ARC Centre of Excellence in Advanced Molecular Imaging and EMBL Australia announce a workshop on cryo-EM and single-particle analysis to be held at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 1 – 3 February 2017, preceding the Lorne

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD: https://www.daad.de/en) is the world’s largest funding organisation for the international exchange of students and researchers and offers a broad range of funding programs. DAAD Scholarship Database: https://www.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/datenbank/en/21148-scholarship-database/?status=&origin=23&subjectGrps=&daad=&q=&page=4&back=1 The

Peter Doherty Institute and Imaging CoE researchers have made a major breakthrough in understanding how our immune system produces key infection fighting cells.

Max Cryle wears a few hats: he is an AI on the Imaging CoE, an EMBL group leader and a researcher in the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute. He wore all his hats at once

Australian researchers have applied a new microscopy technique that allows them to monitor the movements of nanoparticles through the inside of a cell They found that drug delivery is more effective when nanoparticles can