centre for comparative genomics
July 20th, 2016
A Plant Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre team are rolling out a plant diagnostic toolkit that can accurately detect plant viruses and viroids in a single test.
October 2nd, 2015
Murdoch University has signed a four-year agreement with Sarepta Therapeutics, with the purpose of using Sarepta’s phosphorodiamidate morpholino oligomer (PMO) technology and chemistry in researching and developing treatment solutions for diseases outside of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD).
May 1st, 2015
Adjunct Professor Alan Bittles has been appointed inaugural Chair of the Scientific Medical Advisory Committee of Rare Voices Australia.
April 21st, 2015
Recent advances in personalised medicine were the focus of an international workshop held at Murdoch University this week as a pre-conference event for Science on the Swan.
December 18th, 2014
An Adjunct Professor Tarun Weeramanthri was awarded Australia’s top honour for public health for 2014.
December 3rd, 2014
The Governor of Western Australia, Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO visited the Western Australian Neuroscience Research Institute to become its official Patron.
September 5th, 2013
Two Murdoch University researchers won one of the nation's most prestigious awards, the Australian Museum Eureka Prizes. Professor Steve Wilton and Professor Sue Fletcher were awarded the NSW Health Jamie Callchor Eureka Prize for Medical Research Translation.
July 4th, 2013
Adjunct Professor Alan Bittles is urging calm and measured consideration in regards to a new UK study on consanguineous (same blood) marriages.
April 10th, 2013
Prominent molecular geneticists Professors Steve Wilton and Sue Fletcher have joined Murdoch’s Centre for Comparative Genomics (CCG).