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The complex truth behind the herpes simplex virus

30 June 2023

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) is a complex pathogen with far-reaching impacts. Over the course of five years, researchers Navneet and Sherin have made significant strides in understanding the virus, shedding light on its intricacies and paving the way for potential advancements in treatment.

Immune system protein could help defeat deadly flesh-eating bacteria

20 April 2023

A clever protein inside the immune system could be used as a “weapon" against a common bacteria that in extreme cases is responsible for causing deadly flesh-eating disease.

JCSMR researcher recognised with the Australian Academy of Science’s 2023 honorific

14 March 2023

Professor Si Ming Man of the John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR) has been awarded the 2023 Gottschalk Medal by The Australian Academy of Science.