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Opinion: Australian law needs a refresher on the science of HIV transmission

November 9th, 2016

Australian law needs a refresher on the science of HIV transmission

HIV researchers are calling for a re-think of laws regarding HIV based on new scientific advances with the disease. Murdoch University adjunct professor David Nolan from the Institute of Immunology and Infectious Diseases has co-authored a piece for The Conversation on latest evidence on HIV transmission risk and recent advances in HIV prevention and treatment.

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$3 million gift to benefit medical, health and agricultural research at Murdoch

November 24th, 2015

Mr Alan Peacocke

A Western Australian veteran has given an estimated $3 million to support medical, health and agricultural research at Murdoch University.

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Funding helps researchers to kiss MS goodbye

March 24th, 2015

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Murdoch University researchers have received funding to investigate the link between the Epstein-Barr virus infection, more commonly known as glandular fever or the ‘kissing disease’, and the debilitating disease Multiple Sclerosis (MS).

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Research shows HIV stigma strong

October 9th, 2013

A study has revealed that people living with HIV have long-standing emotional issues connected to perceived stigma, relationship intimacy and chronic ill-health.

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New vaccine for hepatitis C virus

July 28th, 2011

Murdoch University researchers have begun a study to develop a new and innovative vaccine for the hepatitis C virus (HCV).

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