Clinician-researcher Associate Professor André La Gerche has been appointed head of the new Heart, Exercise and Research Trials lab.
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Irene Gallego Romero as Head of SVI’s new Human Genomics and Evolution Laboratory.
SVI's annual For the Love of Science gala dinner raises funds to support our Rising Stars program.
Top-up Scholarships play a vital role in supporting SVI– they relieve financial pressure on our students, provide them with a morale boost and point of pride, and help the Institute recruit the highest-quality candidates.
A prestigious ARC Fellowship has been awarded to Dr Kim Loh to continue a project that is investigating whether or not a specific protein in the brain could hold the key to curing obesity once and for all.
Two very talented PhD students have published the results of an impressive research effort into identifying a gene that could hold the key to genetic conditions.
Prof Louise Purton has received Victorian Government funding under their mRNA Research Acceleration Fund to continue her work on finding a cure for blood cell cancer.
Associate Professor Andrew Deans and his multidisciplinary team have been awarded Victorian Government funding to pioneer the development of RNA-based gene editing technology.
A clinical trial is currently being developed to support an Australian-led research study examining the use of artificial intelligence in breast cancer screening to improve the accuracy, efficiency and overall patient experience.
Matty was diagnosed with Fanconi anaemia when he was three months old. Read about him and his hero, his Grandmother "Honey".