We’re working to understand the characteristics of the novel coronavirus, a key step towards developing a new vaccine.
Sam vs Wild: from Alzheimer’s to Antarctica
Our research scientist Samantha Burnham works with data to try to map out the trajectory of Alzheimer’s disease – and now she’s off to Antarctica.
Rise of the nanomachines in the war on diabetes
How assembly line nanofactories could lower the cost of diabetes medication.
Managing chronic pain in more mobile ways
With one in five Australians living with chronic pain, we teamed up with Metro North Hospital and Health Service and the University of Queensland to develop a mobile platform for pain intervention.
Attitude adjustment: choosing life over looks as weight loss motivation
Moving from the mirror to the medical check-up, our latest research has found changing motivations for weight loss.
Unlocking the secrets of mysterious microbes
Can we unlock the mystery of how microbes below the surface of the earth find the energy to live?
Protecting the proteins that protect us from cancer
We’re researching a treatment to target prostate and HPV-related cancers including cervical, anal and head and neck cancers.
Can AI help fight antibiotic-resistant superbugs?
Humanity is in a race against time to develop new ways to keep rapidly evolving superbugs in check. We’re collaborating on an AI-powered network to help.
Working to treat ‘untreatable’ cancers
We’re working to provide Australian cancer patients with revolutionary new therapies known as theranostics to fight even the most difficult-to-treat cancers.
Swinburne taps our Data61 spin-out for telehealth education
Students studying health-related courses now have access to remote health delivery systems in anticipation of wider adoption of the technology in the near future.
A virtual reality check for cancer research
Virtual reality (VR) technology is for more than just gaming. We're working with our partners on a new project using VR to aid in diagnostics and treatment for young cancer patients.