Funding and Collaborations


1. NHMRC Ideas grant: APP1183939-Djordjevic.  Fungal IP7-protein interaction and invasive fungal disease: a dangerous liaison (2020-2022)
2. NSW Health/University of Sydney PhD Partnership Program: Arg1 as a new antifungal drug target (Student Stipend) (2020-2022).
3. DDI and Sydney-ID Joint Seed Funding Grant (20k). Exploiting inositol polyphosphate kinases for antifungal drug development using novel inhibitor scaffolds (2022)
4. Sydney-ID Fungisphere (20K) “Exploring novel pan-fungal drug targets” (2022).



  • Tania Sorrell, Marie Bashir Institute, University of Sydney
  • Georges Grau, Department Pathology, University of Sydney
  • Adolfo Saiardi: MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London
  • Yong-Sun Bahn, Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Peter Williamson, National Institute of Health
  • Western Sydney Local Heath District
  • Sydney University: School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Sydney Analytical, Sydney Mass Spectrometry
  • Monash University
  • University College London UK
  • University of North Carolina, NC USA
  • Leibniz Institute, Berlin Germany
  • Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • University of South Australia​