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Study show gut worms protect against development of allergic...
07 July 2020

Can gut worms protect you from inflammatory diseases? Scientists have long suspected...

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New clues offered up on how hookworms evade the immune syste...
20 February 2020

Based at Monash University in Melbourne, Professor Nicola Harris and Dr Tiffany Bouch...

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New technique allows scientists to study parasitic infection...
12 February 2020

A new technique may help scientists study the body’s immune response to intestinal pa...

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Scope 65 - An unexpected find: new pathways to target hookwo...
04 May 2018

In the course of researching asthma, Malaghan scientists have identified a new ta...

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Asthma research accidentally helps treat hookworm infections
23 March 2018

Asthma research has inadvertently led to a new treatment for hookworm infections, a h...

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Scope 63 - Small device, big opportunities - sequencing geno...
07 August 2017

These days, bench-side laboratory work is intertwined with complex computational work...

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Scope 63 - Out of the box approaches to treating Asthma
07 August 2017

Asthma is caused by an overreaction of the immune system to harmless environmental tr...

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A tiny worm and our understanding of human diseases
04 May 2017

Since January, the Malaghan Institute has been home to two visiting researchers from ...

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Research Report 2016 - Asthma, Allergy and Parasitic Disease...
12 January 2017

The Asthma, Allergy and Parasitic Diseases group uses studies of allergens and parasi...

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The scientist behind the research: Mali Camberis
25 November 2016

“I’ve always been interested in parasites – they’re quite grotesque but so fascinatin...

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