Systems Immunity Research Institute

Our research provides a holistic view of chronic disease progression, the control of infection and mechanisms that determine an effective immune response.

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News

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Project Sepsis

23 January 2018

Professor Peter Ghazal joins University to lead sepsis research

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New family of lipids plays key role in clot formation

28 November 2017

New lipids discovery could reduce deaths from stroke and heart attack

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Improved method of engineering T-cells to attack cancer

17 November 2017

Genome editing enhances T-cells for cancer immunotherapy

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About us

We provide an internationally competitive research environment that fosters mentorship and encourages interdisciplinary collaboration between academia and industry.

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Research

Our systems biology-based research informs the development of novel diagnostics, therapies and vaccines against some of the greatest public health threats of our time.

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People

We are home to over 40 principal investigators from a range of scientific and clinical disciplines with expertise in basic, clinical and systems immunology.

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Engagement

We reach out to patients, health care professionals, schools, funders, policy makers and industry.