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Aspirin to fight an expensive global killer infection – drug-resistant Tuberculosis

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Our Immune-Vascular Interactions Laboratory’s Dr Elinor Hortle and Dr Stefan Oehlers have found a brand new target for treating drug-resistant tuberculosis.

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Research by Centenary’s Dr Stefan Oehlers in collaboration with the University of Sydney has identified a powerful tool to fight tuberculosis.

Centenary scientists recognised for their world-class cancer research

Cancer Council NSW awards funding to innovative cancer research projects including Centenary’s Professor Phil Hansbro and Dr Justin Wong.


Upcoming Events

    Medical Research Seminar: Protein regulation


    Professor Phil Hogg presents Allosteric disulfides: Sophisticated molecular structures enabling flexible protein regulation. The processes of life maintenance, replication, defence and reproduction are carried out by proteins.

    Meeting: AFRAN Non-Tuberculous Mycobacterial

    May 9

    The Centenary Institute is hosting the Australia-France Non-Tuberculous Mycobacterial Research Meeting on Thursday, May 9, 2019. The meeting will encompass biomedical and implementation science related to Non-Tuberculous Mycobacterial pathogens.

    International Research Conference: 14th World Congress on Inflammation


    The 14th World Congress on Inflammation will be held in Sydney and Centenary Institute is proud to be a Gold Partner for this important conference.



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