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  • In an effort to address the looming diabetes epidemic, the Westmead Institute is forging trans-disciplinary partnerships between its different research groups to tackle the disease.

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Australian-led research could improve kidney transplant survival
Australian-led research could improve kidney transplant survival

Australian-led research could improve kidney transplant survival

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Check out our current Honours, Masters and PhD opportunities
Check out our current Honours, Masters and PhD opportunities

Check out our current Honours, Masters and PhD opportunities

Student opportunities
New MS research to understand how vitamin D protects from disease
New MS research to understand how vitamin D protects from disease

New MS research to understand how vitamin D protects from disease

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Research reveals dietary fibre is the secret to healthy old age
Research reveals dietary fibre is the secret to healthy old age

Research reveals dietary fibre is the secret to healthy old age

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New partnership grant puts AMD carers in the spotlight
New partnership grant puts AMD carers in the spotlight

New partnership grant puts AMD carers in the spotlight

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Researcher wins prize for using stem cells to heal broken hearts
Researcher wins prize for using stem cells to heal broken hearts

Researcher wins prize for using stem cells to heal broken hearts

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Multimillion dollar grant to boost Australia’s response to infectious disease outbreaks
Multimillion dollar grant to boost Australia’s response to infectious disease outbreaks

Multimillion dollar grant to boost Australia’s response to infectious disease outbreaks

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Young researcher awarded grant to investigate new ADHD treatments
Young researcher awarded grant to investigate new ADHD treatments

Young researcher awarded grant to investigate new ADHD treatments

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