We excel in ground-breaking, multidisciplinary translational medical research in fields including immunology, genomics, neuroscience, mental health, infectious diseases, obesity and metabolic disorders.
11 Dec 2018
New research from JCSMR has identified mechanisms involved in food poisoning, and ways to target them, a discovery with the potential to save lives.
15 Nov 2018
Dr Anne Bruestle and Dr Vini Gautam win the ACT Young Tall Poppy Science Award for their work in immunology and neuroscience.
19 Oct 2018
Researchers at JCSMR have discovered a new genetic disease and a method for detecting more unexplained medical conditions.
31 Aug 2018
Our very own Cameron Jack, leader of the ANU Bioinformatics Consultancy, was recently part of a research project investigating ocean drifts and the future of...
29 Aug 2018
A team of engineers and biochemists at ANU has invented and trialled a bio-optics diagnostic device that can reveal the formation of blood clots and help...
26 Jul 2018
A research team from ANU and The University of Queensland has designed and made a molecule derived from a human protein that kills the parasite which causes...
29 Jun 2018
Written by Dr Riccardo Natoli, a retinal researcher at JCSMR and the ANU Medical School.
8 Mar 2018
Learn more about the history of malaria and why we need to develop new tools to fight this deadly fever, thanks to Harry Sutton from the Cockburn Lab on Ask...
16 Feb 2018
Professor Ross Hannan is a great detective of cancer research—finding and developing new cancer treatments for patients at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.
15 Jan 2018
Professor Chris Nolan, Director of Endocrinology and Diabetes for ACT Health and Professor of Endocrinology at the ANU Medical School serves patients at The...
26 Oct 2017
A recent study by a team including Dmitry Shishmarev, Post-Doctoral Fellow in the ACRF Department of Cancer Biology and Therapeutics at JCSMR, and his...
9 Aug 2017
New research highlights the significant role the surrounding environment of stem cells, known as the niche, might play in the brain size of babies with...