News (2019)

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  • 30 January, 2019

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    Harnessing the immune system to combat disease

    Monoclonal antibodies play key a role in “immunotherapy” treatments for cancer. Special feature in IMPACT.

  • 26 January, 2019

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    Australia Day Honours for Burnet staff and associates

    Congratulations to Professor Margaret Hellard, Professor Sharon Lewin, and former board member Mr Ross Cooke.

  • 23 January, 2019

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    Forging closer TB ties with PNG

    Burnet has been pleased to host Dr Gibson Pawape, the new Senior Specialist Medical Officer at Daru General Hospital, PNG.

  • 21 January, 2019

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    Burnet at Midsumma

    Burnet researchers were kept busy fielding questions from the curious public and interested supporters at Sunday’s 2019 Midsumma Carnival.

  • 18 January, 2019

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    New collaboration targets newborn sepsis

    Newborn sepsis, an important cause of neonatal mortality in PNG, is the target of an exciting new collaboration.

  • 18 January, 2019

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    Security and public health

    Dr Ben Coghlan is a co-author of a commentary in The Lancet calling for greater engagement between the security and public health sectors.

  • 14 January, 2019

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    A conversation on breastfeeding

    Burnet Institute’s Dr Alyce Wilson and Professor Caroline Homer have published a guide to breastfeeding in The Conversation.

  • 10 January, 2019

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    The path to an effective malaria vaccine

    Burnet scientists outline the challenges for the development of the next generation of malaria vaccines.

  • 09 January, 2019

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    Lancet Commission on viral hepatitis

    Burnet researchers have contributed to a Lancet Commission convened to identify new paths to hepatitis elimination.

  • 08 January, 2019

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    Missing in the middle

    Measuring a million deaths annually in children aged between 5 and 14 years. Insights from Burnet’s Dr Pete Azzopardi and Professor George Patton from MCRI.

  • 03 January, 2019

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    Forever grateful ...

    A personal experience has focused Belinda Collins' charitable intentions. She has left a gift in her Will to Burnet. Find out how you can too.

  • 02 January, 2019

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    Around the microbiome in 30 minutes

    The human microbiota in all its glory - a highly entertaining presentation from Professor Gilda Tachedjian.

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