Viruses have been infecting all forms of life – from single-celled bacteria to humans – for as long as there has been life on Earth. Because of this, ancient mechanisms of virus resistance co-exist in our bodies alongside our more-recently evolved and highly sophisticated adaptive immune system.
The Centenary Institute has hosted the TB-CRE 2021 Symposium, which has showcased the latest TB research from members and collaborators.
Dr Jessamy Tiffen, Head of the Centenary Institute’s ‘Melanoma Epigenetics Laboratory’, has received a $447,000 project grant from Cancer Council NSW.
A project involving the Centenary Institute has received MRFF funding to continue work on a unique, single-shot vaccine against COVID-19.