Find out about the latest medical research news, announcements and stories at ANU.
21 May 2022
New JCSMR research could lead to better treatment options for a rare but very lethal type of bacterial infection.
19 May 2022
Dr Anukriti Mathur and team have been awarded the 2022 Cancer Council ACT Research Grant.
19 May 2022
Dr Rita Ferreira and team have been awarded the 2022 Cancer Council ACT Research Grant.
16 May 2022
The Australian National University announces the appointment of Professor John Watson AM as the Director of the Eccles Institute of Neuroscience.
11 May 2022
Leading immunologist Professor Carola Vinuesa from The Australian National University (ANU) has been newly elected as a Fellow of the prestigious Royal Society.
28 Apr 2022
ANU researchers have identified a gene called TLR7 that, when over-activated, is responsible for causing the autoimmune disease lupus.
4 Apr 2022
PhD student Shouya Feng won the Australian Society for Microbiology NSW-ACT Branch Student Travel Award.
31 Mar 2022
New article in Nature Reviews Cancer looks at what is known about pattern recognition receptors in cancer and discusses future directions.
25 Feb 2022
The prize is awarded by the journal Cells to one student worldwide. Congratulations, Anukriti!
27 Jan 2022
ANU researchers have identified why certain cells in the body go rogue and promote the onset of autoimmune diseases such as MS.
22 Dec 2021
Researchers have identified a gene which shows the kidney has its own way of resisting damage.
14 Dec 2021
Researchers at the China-Australia Centre for Personalised Immunology uncover novel genetic variants associated with lupus in a new collaborative study.