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Wed 18 Nov 2015 | 09:00 AM
New global research led by Murdoch Children's Research Institute has identified the best method for detecting carriage of pneumococci, bacteria that cause pneumonia and other serious infections, especially in children. This analysis could inform pneumococcal vaccine evaluation and development and thereby help stop the spread of this deadly bacteria.
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Fri 13 Nov 2015 | 10:21 AM
Researchers from the Murdoch Children's Research Institute and the Morgridge Institute for Research in the US have devised a way to dramatically cut the time involved in reprogramming and genetically correcting stem cells, an important step to making future therapies possible.
Research News
Wed 11 Nov 2015 | 08:30 AM
Mothers with depression four years after birth are three times more likely to have children with emotional and behavioural difficulties, research from the Institute has found.
Research News
Wed 21 Oct 2015 | 11:00 AM
Children who get to sleep early are more likely to have better health and happier mums, according to research from the Institute that reveals the true importance of bedtime.
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Thu 8 Oct 2015 | 04:00 AM
Researchers from Murdoch Children's Research Institute have perfected a method of turning stem cells into mini-kidneys for use in drug screening, disease modelling and cell therapy.