‘Inflammation’ is a normal repair process, but ‘chronic’ inflammation is the driver of disease. This is a key focus area at Centenary Institute, where scientists are working hard to understand disease and find cures.

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Research by Centenary Institute scientists, in collaboration with multiple institutions in the United States, recently published in Nature, has found that gut bacteria could be the key to prevent potentially deadly strokes.

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Centenary Institute 2017 Annual General Meeting

Centenary Institute's Annual General Meeting recognises scientific excellence and achievement.

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Vote now in the Centenary Institute's Medical Innovation Award ‘People's Choice’ Award.

Reichelle Yeo awarded People’s Choice Award

Congratulations to Centenary researcher, Reichelle Yeo, who was awarded the People's Choice Award for the Sony Foundation's ‘You Can Innovate Award’.


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