Centenary Institute - Medical Research

Professor Phil Hansbro, Director of the Centenary UTS Centre for Inflammation is leading a new study that will explore the health impacts of people’s exposure to bushfire smoke.

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Prof John Rasko AO and collaborators publish world-first clinical stem cell study

Professor John Rasko AO has led a world-first clinical trial into engineered stem cell treatment use, treating 15 patients with steroid resistant acute graft-versus-host disease.

Enzyme insight could lead to new diabetes treatment

Centenary Institute research has discovered that the lack of an enzyme in the liver called sphingosine kinase 2 results in pronounced insulin resistance and glucose intolerance, both symptoms of early stage type 2 diabetes.

Reducing cirrhosis threat for high-risk drinkers

Research led by the Centenary Institute has shown that a healthy weight and coffee consumption may help lower the risk of high-risk drinkers developing alcohol-induced cirrhosis.

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