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Scientific seminar, 1pm 30 June 2021

Welcome to the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

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WEHI – Brighter together

At WEHI, the world’s brightest minds collaborate and innovate to make discoveries so we can all live healthier for longer.

We think differently about some of the world’s most important and complex health problems, making transformative discoveries for cancer, infectious and immune diseases, developmental disorders and healthy ageing.

We are driven by collaboration, curiosity and creativity. We are committed to making a positive difference to the lives of people in Australia and around the world.

We are WEHI. We are brighter together.

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Visualisation of targeted protein degradation WEHI and Boehringer Ingelheim partner to develop innovative cancer drugs

WEHI has partnered with Boehringer Ingelheim, a leading research-driven pharmaceutical company, in a collaboration to discover and develop anti-cancer therapeutics.

24 June 2021
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Microscopic image of cells Microscopic CCTV reveals secrets of malaria invasion

State-of-the-art video microscopy has enabled WEHI researchers to see the molecular details of how malaria parasites invade red blood cells – a key step in the disease.

15 June 2021
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Three researchers standing in WEHI's galleria Melbourne research team recognised with Clunies Ross Award

A team of researchers from WEHI and Monash University has received the 2021 Clunies Ross Knowledge Commercialisation Award from the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE).

10 June 2021
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Photograph of Dr Cyril Seillet 'Tiny first responders' use powers for good against skin cancer

Researchers investigating a group of microscopic cells have discovered they can put the brakes on the rapid development of melanoma lesions.

8 June 2021
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Mon 28/06/2021 - 11:00 AM to Mon 28/06/2021 - 12:00 PM


Genetics, genomics and transcriptomics to diagnose and treat immune disorders

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Includes Q&A session

Mon, 28/06/2021 - 4:00pm to Mon, 28/06/2021 - 5:00pm

Genome-wide knock-out CRISPR/Cas9 screen to identify host factors involved in cell traversal by Plasmodium falciparum sporozoites

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Wed, 30/06/2021 - 9:30am to Wed, 30/06/2021 - 10:30am

The Evolution and Impact of Antibody-Drug Conjugates

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Wed, 30/06/2021 - 1:00pm to Wed, 30/06/2021 - 2:00pm

The role of microenvironments in immunity and cancer