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Autumn Newsletter 2018

News: 13th March 2018

The Autumn 2018 newsletter includes the quarterly editorial by our Director, Professor Tom Kay, an article about our founder and famous racehorse trainer, Jack Holt, and updates on our recent...

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SVI announces new Deputy Director

News: 07th March 2018

We take great pleasure in announcing that distinguished SVI researcher Associate Professor Natalie Sims has been appointed as the Institute’s Deputy Director.

Natalie completed her PhD at...

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60 years of discovery

News: 27th February 2018

The atmosphere in a medical research laboratory is one of quiet concentration accompanied by the steady background hum of freezers. It is almost as far as you can get from the frenetic...

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Can we prevent ‘rebound’ weight gain?

News: 15th February 2018

SVI scientists, in collaboration with researchers from Monash University and McMaster University in Canada, have revealed how mice control their appetite when under stress such as cold...

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SVI celebrates 10 years of islet transplants

News: 14th December 2017

Today marks the 10-year anniversary of the first islet transplant performed in Victoria.

“I’m proud that since that first islet transplant in 2007, we have performed islet isolations that...

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