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Cine Captured as New MRI Goes Live

The benefits of the new, state-of-the-art 9.4T MRI at the Preclinical Imaging Facility at the Alfred Research Alliance were beautifully illustrated this week with a cardiac cine, or motion-sensitive MRI, showing the four chambers of a live mouse heart as it beats. Cine such as these will be used in a new collaboration investigating cardiac… Read More

Professor Karlheinz Peter

Baker Institute Hailed for Ground-Breaking Research

You may have seen recent media coverage, outlining the potential impact of research carried out at the Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute. Recently published in the Theranostics journal, the research is being hailed as a potentially promising new diagnostic and treatment tool for cancer patients.¬† Prof Karlheinz Peter (pictured) and his team have developed an… Read More

Clinical Sciences

Women In Science Fellowships – Applications Open

  Will you be the next to receive a $25,000 L’Oreal-UNESCO Women in Science Australian and New Zealand Fellowship?           If you are a female scientist within five years of completing your PhD in any one of a variety of fields including life sciences, clinical and health sciences, material sciences, physical… Read More

Alliance Leaders Recognised with Australia Day Honours

Alliance Leaders Recognised with Australia Day Honours

We are fortunate to have an extraordinarily high calibre of people leading the Alfred Research Alliance in our quest for excellence across all endeavours. Over the weekend, some of those people were recognised with Australia Day honours. They include: Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia   Prof Andrew Way AM,… Read More