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Around the Precinct – 23 July 2020

Better understanding the impact of COVID-19 on patients; important responses like an Intelligent Home Monitoring system and a 20 minute virus detection test; a new drug to block formation of killer clots; tackling a deadly condition which looks like epilepsy…but isn’t; contributing to policy on ambulatory blood pressure monitors and the government’s COVID response; recognition… Read More

Around the Precinct – 16 July 2020

Keeping patients and staff safe as the COVID-19 response continues apace, new grants and initiatives are announced in the areas of inflammatory lung disease, Type 2 Diabetes in women and response to disclosures of sexual abuse, and 33 hours of tunes hit Spotify to help you get through iso: Here’s just some of what has happened this… Read More

Around the Precinct: 9 July 2020

A new online portal gives patients access to their information; participants sought for clinical trials; researchers unlock a secret to the success of vaccines; new funding boosts to help eliminate drug-resistant TB and address chronic pain in patients after breast cancer surgery; new support for the use of face masks as a COVID-19 preventative measure;… Read More

Around the Precinct: 2 July 2020

A new international appointment to support projects throughout the Asia-Pacific and Africa, significant MRFF funding received for neurological disorders, MND, epilepsy and drug-resistant TB, an important review that connects COVID-19 with the risk of blood clots and a new portal recording COVID-19 research. Here’s just some of what has happened this week across the Alfred Research… Read More