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UNSW Single Molecule Science

UNSW’s Single Molecule Science initiative focuses on transforming medicine by providing a molecular perspective on complex biological systems and processes, encompassing biophysics, biochemistry and cell biology as well as nanotechnology and nanofabrication.

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Image - The search for a malaria vaccine
Malaria is among the oldest of human diseases. There are traces of Plasmodium, the parasite that causes malaria, in ancient Egyptian mummies. Some records say that Alexander the Great died in 323 BCE...
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UNSW Sydney researchers have been awarded over $33 million under the Australian Government’s Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF), with projects spanning chronic lower back pain, childhood dementia,...
Cell division of fission yeast
Mitochondrial distribution and interactions with microtubules at cell division dictates growth potential to daughter cells in fission yeast. In symmetric cell division, the contents of mother cells...



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