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Welcome to the Alfred Research Alliance news hub. To catch up on the news from our Alliance members, please click on the links below:

Around the Precinct – 4 March 2021

Education, equity and adding our voice to the debate on issues from vaccine distribution, to aged care and HIV care – these issues, together with the ever-present push to solve some of the world’s greatest health care challenges, are driving the news this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Here are just some of the… Read More

Around the Precinct – 25 February 2021

Experts from Alliance member organisations weigh in to welcome the COVID-19 vaccine rollout as both safe and important; researchers find a way to regenerate cells with the potential to cure diabetes; friendship drives understanding and support for mums in PNG; and participants are sought to help progress research on a number of different fronts. Here’s… Read More

Around the Precinct – 18 February 2021

Alliance researchers find hopeful signs COVID-19 vaccines will work for long periods, explain how science has contributed to the COVID response, and map the impact of the pandemic on our own workforce. An exciting new diagnostics initiative is announced, a team pursues a new lead to beat diabetes and a study challenges perceptions around an… Read More

Around the Precinct – 11 February 2021

This week an exciting new new laser technology was launched; we talked collaboration & cooperation with a visiting dignitary; identified factors for success in clinical trials; saw the real impact of research on the health of truck drivers, new & expecting mothers, and people experiencing homelessness; and learned more about women’s experiences in science and… Read More