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Monday, 5 December 2016
The University of Newcastle (UON) has attracted a total of $10.8 million from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). The funding will support 14 projects and one Career Development Fellowship aimed at solving some of the world’s most critical health challenges.
Thursday, 24 November 2016
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
A PhD scholarship is available for a highly self-motivated post-graduate/graduate student at the MSC or honours level (or equivalent) to investigate the roles of respiratory infection in the pathogenesis of asthma exacerbation, under the supervision of Dr Ming Yang and Laureate Professor Paul Foster.
Monday, 1 August 2016
Thursday, 23 June 2016
Hunter researchers have discovered a protein that induces both stiffening and inflammation in the airways of the lung, causing severe and chronic respiratory illness.
Wednesday, 6 April 2016
Professor Phil Hansbro, School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy, has been awarded a substantial grant for a co-funded Fellowship in Lung Cancer Research.
Monday, 29 February 2016
Faced with a clinical paradox where obesity seemingly offers a protective effect for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Hunter researchers have performed a world-first pilot study aimed at achieving weight loss without exacerbating respiratory symptoms.
Friday, 13 November 2015
Dr Hock Tay has been awarded more than $314,000 in NHMRC Early Career Fellowships funding commencing in 2016 for his research in The role of long non-coding RNA in regulating lung immunity and inflammation.