matthew bellgard

Major project funding heralds new frontiers in innovative health futures

October 26th, 2017

A major project is now underway at Murdoch University to transform the way new therapeutic drugs are tested, giving the community and patients a greater say in treatment. The project has received significant funding, including a grant from MTPConnect and a long list of medical sector partners, including Telethon Kids Institute as a key cash partner.

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Digital disruption the key to future healthcare

October 11th, 2017

Professor Matthew Bellgard will present the prestigious Dennis Moore Oration for the annual Australian Computer Society in Western Australia, speaking on how we need to embrace digital disruption to advance clinical research.

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Murdoch’s five finalists in IT awards

April 14th, 2017

Murdoch University has five finalists in the 2017 WAITTA (Western Australia Information Technology and Telecommunications Alliance) INCITE Awards. The Centre for Comparative Genomics (CCG) has been made a finalist in the ‘Most Impactful Social Benefit’ category for their Rare Disease Registry Framework (RDRF), an online patient registry that connects health stakeholders within disease communities. The […]

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WA Innovator of the Year research scientists join rare diseases team

April 10th, 2013

Prominent molecular geneticists Professors Steve Wilton and Sue Fletcher have joined Murdoch’s Centre for Comparative Genomics (CCG).

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Funding coup for rare diseases researchers

November 19th, 2012

Hundreds of thousands of people Australia-wide are expected to benefit from a major funding grant to be administered by Murdoch University for rare diseases research.

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Getting a degree and inspiring a foundation

October 1st, 2012

Murdoch University graduate Conor Murphy has not let Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) stand in the way of earning a double degree in Politics and History.

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NeCTAR Cloud to boost research potential

September 28th, 2012

Western Australian research has received a significant boost thanks to funding for a NeCTAR Research Cloud node led by iVec@Murdoch.

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New application makes supercomputing simple

December 12th, 2011

A new open source application developed at Murdoch University is giving researchers a revolutionary new way of accessing supercomputers.

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WA soars into top 100 supercomputer list

November 17th, 2010

For the first time in history, Western Australia has entered the prestigious ranks of the top 100 supercomputers on the planet, thanks to iVEC’s installation of a Performance Optimised Data Centre (POD) at its Murdoch University facility.

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New supercomputer to boost Australia’s scientific capability

August 11th, 2010

A new supercomputer that will boost Australia’s scientific capability will be housed at Murdoch University’s South Street campus as part of Western Australia’s $80 million Pawsey Centre.

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