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New study to examine fibre effect on asthma

New study to examine fibre effect on asthma

Monday, 15 June 2015

Respiratory researchers from the University of Newcastle and HMRI are looking into whether a high-fibre diet can reduce airway inflammation in people with asthma.

Rising respiratory researcher

Rising respiratory researcher

Friday, 6 March 2015

One of Europe's premier international prizes for emerging respiratory researchers has been awarded to Dr Malcolm Starkey from the University of Newcastle and HMRI's VIVA (Viruses, Infections/Immunity, Vaccines and Asthma) Program.

Trial creates shift in lung disease care

Trial creates shift in lung disease care

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

It is a disease that leaves people coughing and gasping for breath, regardless of available treatment options, but a study by University of Newcastle and Hunter New England Health researchers is trialling new and promising clinical therapies for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD).

ARC Discovery Project funding success

ARC Discovery Project funding success

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Professor Phil Hansbro has been awarded more than $443,000 in ARC Discovery Project funding commencing in 2015 for his research project Elucidating the post-transcriptional regulation of mast cell proteases.

NHMRC funding success

NHMRC funding success

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Professor Phil Hansbro and his team have been awarded over $1 million from the NHMRC to investigate modifying epigenetics as a novel treatment in COPD.

UON researcher selected for Aust-China Scientist Exchange Program

UON researcher selected for Aust-China Scientist Exchange Program

Friday, 14 November 2014

Associate Professor Jodie Simpson from the University of Newcastle's Priority Research Centre for Asthma and Respiratory Diseases will visit China from 18 November to 5 December 2014 on the Australia-China Young Scientists Exchange Program.

UON historian to co-host international workshop in Germany

UON historian to co-host international workshop in Germany

Thursday, 6 November 2014

On 4 and 5 December 2014, Professor Roger Markwick, Head of the School of Humanities and Social Science at the University of Newcastle (UON), will co-host a bi-lingual (English/Russian) workshop at Heinrich-Heine-Universität in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Cutting-edge science being aired at Asthma meeting

Cutting-edge science being aired at Asthma meeting

Thursday, 23 October 2014

Respiratory clinicians and researchers are joining forces at the 10th annual Newcastle Asthma Meeting (NAMe10) this week to highlight the latest clinical interventions and important areas of experimental research in asthma and COPD.