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Image - Breakthrough study shows how HIV is shielded from immune attack
Scientists from UNSW Sydney and the UK have discovered that the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) hijacks a small molecule from the host cell to protect itself from being destroyed by the host’s...
Published: 10 July 2018
Image - SEAMS Elevator Pitch Competition
Can you explain your research project to a general audience in 90 seconds with no props and no slides? Last week, SEAMS – or Students of EMBL Australia Node in Single Molecule Science – organised an...
Published: 4 July 2018
Image - Dilshan Gunasinghe talks super resolution microscopy, super bugs and T cells
Dr S. Dilshan Gunasinghe talks to SBS Sinhalese radio about his research – from his PhD with at Monash University with Professor Trevor Lithgow – using super resolution microscopy to investigate the...
Published: 14 June 2018
Image - Dilshan Gunasinghe talks super resolution microscopy, superbugs and T cells
Dr S. Dilshan Gunasinghe talks to SBS Sinhalese radio about his research – from his PhD with at Monash University with Professor Trevor Lithgow – using super resolution microscopy to investigate the...
Published: 14 June 2018
Image - Unfolding New Potentials for Nanotechnology With DNA Origami
Taking nanotechnology a step closer to realising the potential for high precision bio-nanodevices, UNSW researchers have developed a method to accurately measure DNA nanostructures, and discovered...
Published: 14 June 2018
Image - Professor David Cooper AO Memorial Service and Symposium
You are invited to the public memorial service for Professor David Cooper AO, 1949 - 2018 To celebrate the life and work of a global leader in HIV research and clinical care, please join us at the...
Published: 15 May 2018
Image - Immune responses fine-tuned by recycling centres in T cells
By following the journey of a T cell receptor immediately after it is spurred into action, UNSW scientists, discover how recycling centres inside immune cells control immune reactions. Activation of...
Published: 4 May 2018
Image - Research Runtime: Opportunity for collaboration; Speed networking for researchers and clinicians
Created as an opportunity to explore collaborations between researchers and clinicians, the inaugural Research Runtime was recently hosted by UNSW Medicine and brought staff together to explore the...
Published: 24 April 2018
Actin rings, embryo sealing, EMBL Australia
High-speed imaging techniques have revealed that a coordinated “zippering” up of expanding rings on the surface of developing embryos is a critical step in their healthy development. Scientists have...
Published: 23 March 2018
Image - Katharina Gaus Honoured with International Science and Technology Award
Scientia Professor Katharina Gaus of UNSW Medicine has been named as a laureate of the Khwarizmi International Award for her achievements in single molecule imaging to visualise how T cells initiate...
Published: 29 January 2018

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