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Mater researcher awarded $500 000 United States Department of Defense Grant

Mater researcher awarded $500 000 United States Department of Defense GrantMater Researcher Associate Professor Kristen Radford has beaten out a competitive international field to be awarded the US$500,000 New Idea Award by the United States of America Department of Defense to research a prostate cancer vaccine.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Six decades of mentoring honoured

Six decades of mentoring honouredIn her 63 years of service at Mater, Sr Michaeleen Ahern RSM has held positions as varied as a surgical theatre nurse, an Executive Director of the Mater Private Hospital, a member of the Redevelopment Planning Team for the Private Children’s and Mothers’ hospitals, and the local community leader at the Mater Convent.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Welcome new Honours students

Welcome new Honours studentsMater Research is delighted to welcome a new cohort of 12 Honours students commencing their research projects in 2015.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

MRI-UQ research targets ovarian cancer

MRI-UQ research targets ovarian cancerBrisbane researchers have developed an antibody drug that attacks cancerous ovarian cells and limits the serious side-effects of traditional treatments.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Funding boost for Associate Professor Kristen Radford

Funding boost for Associate Professor Kristen Radford

As a child, Mater researcher Associate Professor Kristen Radford decided at a young age that she wanted to “cure cancer and save the world”.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Two researchers awarded Cancer Council grants

Two researchers awarded Cancer Council grantsAssociate Professor John Hooper and Dr Allison Pettit have been awarded $200 000 research project grants from Cancer Council Queensland (CCQ).

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Mater Research CEO awarded for leadership

Mater Research CEO awarded for leadershipMater Research CEO, Professor John Prins, has been recognised for his leadership at The University of Queensland’s Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 2014 Excellence Awards. 

Friday, December 12, 2014

New deal aims to reduce chemotherapy patient infection risk

New deal aims to reduce chemotherapy patient infection riskDeadly infections that can follow chemotherapy are the target of a landmark licensing deal between The University of Queensland and a United States-based biotech company.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Mater Research award winners announced

Mater Research award winners announcedMater Research congratulates its researchers, who were honoured at the Mater Research Awards for Research Excellence.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Researcher recognised for DNA investigations

Researcher recognised for DNA investigations Associate Professor Geoff Faulkner has won the $25,000 Centenary Institute Lawrence Creative Prize, announced during a lunchtime reception in Sydney yesterday, for his creative research into mobile DNA and its impact on the brain.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

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