Sepsis is a lethal disease in Australia and globally. There has never been a greater need to develop a test that can provide a rapid diagnosis.
Finished her Bachelor of Science degree with a pathology/immunology double major at The University of Melbourne and started her scientific career at ARI where she completed her Honours degree with a first author publication. Worked as a Research Assistant most recently as a Research Assistant/Flow Cytomertrist at St.Vincents Institute.
Has worked on a variety of areas including platelets and tetraspanin interactions, human and mouse T-cells and immune reactions specific to rheumatoid arthritis and diabetes, as well as participation in the human islet isolation and transplant program at St. Vincent’s Institute.