Research Australia

Research Australia is a national non-profit alliance of organizations and companies dedicated to increasing knowledge and improving health care in Australia. Members and donors provide funding for research in human disease and treatment of current health care challenges. Research Australia publishes journals, newsletters and on-line public information about their work. In particular, Research Australia is working on cancer treatments and improving the side-effects of current treatment.

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257 Collins Street
MELBOURNE VIC 3000
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How infection can trigger autoimmune disease

Australian scientists have confirmed a 'weak link' in the immune system – identifying the exact conditions under which an infection can trigger an autoantibody response, a process not clearly understood until now.

Nov 09, 2012
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Silencing a deadly conversation in breast cancer

While it is already known that breast cancer cells create the conditions for their own survival by communicating their needs to the healthy cells that surround them, Australian researchers have identified a new way of turning ...

Jun 02, 2011
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