Why flu can be fatal

After an initial severe infection, patients may be at high risk of contracting secondary infections and developing fatal pneumonia.

Bio21 researchers reap rewards at ComBio2107 conference

Bio21 researchers from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, including the Tilley, van Driel, McConville, Gleeson and Hinde labs made a good showing, presenting their work and collecting awards for their presentations.

ASBMB recognises Bio21 early to mid-career researchers and teaching staff

Congratulations to mid-career researchers Natalie Spillman, Yi Lin Kang and senior lecturer Heather Verkade.

Howard Russell: From Scientist to Entrepreneur

Howard Russell was honoured with the inaugural Grimwade Medal for Biochemistry, 17 November 2016.

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series presents Stephen Batinovic, PhD Oration

Wednesday, 6 April, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:00

“A network of protein interactions required for trafficking of PfEMP1 in P. falciparum infected erythrocytes” 

PhD Oration by Andrew Brown, 'Legionella infection: challenging the paradigm of innate immunity'

Friday, 13 November, 2015 - 13:00 to 14:00

Andrew Brown is a student from the van Driel Lab at the Bio21 Institute, the University of Melbourne.

Professor Leann Tilley awarded an ARC Australian Laureate Fellowship

Professor Leann Tilley has been awarded an ARC Australian Laureate Fellowship through the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Bio21 Institute.

iSRAP: An integrated small RNA analysis pipeline for neurodegenerative diseases

Friday, 26 June, 2015 - 13:00 to 14:00

PhD Oration by Camelia Quek, University of Melbourne, Hill Lab - Bio21 Auditorium.

'Transforming Biology' - History of the Department of Biochemistry Book launch at Bio21

Biochemistry Booklaunch

"Transforming Biology", written by Juliet Flesch, details the rich history of the staff, students and scientists at the University of Melbourne’s Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and was, fittingly, officially launched by Professor Suzanne Cory at the Bio21 Institute on April 1st.

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