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  • In a world-first discovery, scientists at the Westmead Institute have identified a protein that causes liver fibrosis, paving the way for new treatments for liver disease to be developed.

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  • New research from the Westmead Institute has shown that serum zinc may benefit liver disease in a way we never expected.

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  • At The Westmead Institute new insights from advances in genomics and molecular biology have led to game-changing thinking about treating ovarian cancer.

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  • A new study has found that rarer forms of melanoma are not linked to UV radiation; an important discovery that will have a positive effect on preventing and treating these melanomas in the fut...

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  • Dr Benjamin Tang and his team have developed a world first test to identify which influenza patients will need urgent, life-saving, medical treatment.

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Scurvy is reappearing due to poor modern dietary habits
Scurvy is reappearing due to poor modern dietary habits

Scurvy is reappearing due to poor modern dietary habits

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Taking the guesswork out of depression
Taking the guesswork out of depression

Taking the guesswork out of depression

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Conference gives hope in fight against sepsis
Conference gives hope in fight against sepsis

Conference gives hope in fight against sepsis

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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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New research has raised hopes that medical science may one day be able to completely purge latent HIV
New research has raised hopes that medical science may one day be able to completely purge latent HIV

New research has raised hopes that medical science may one day be able to completely purge latent HIV

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Researchers find new genetic variant which puts Hepatitis C patients at higher risk of liver damage
Researchers find new genetic variant which puts Hepatitis C patients at higher risk of liver damage

Researchers find new genetic variant which puts Hepatitis C patients at higher risk of liver damage

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New Health Minister Signals His Support for Medical Research
New Health Minister Signals His Support for Medical Research

New Health Minister Signals His Support for Medical Research

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