Monthly Archives: July 2014

International Neruoimmunology conference in Big Sky, Montana.

Sanam Mustafa High Res Edit 016613 July 2014: International Engagement

CNBP researcher from the Origin of Sensation team Dr Sanam Mustafa represented the CNBP at the FASEB Translational Neuroimmunology: From Mechanisms to Therapeutics conference in Big Sky, Montana, USA.

Leading researchers from the field of Neuroimmunology presented their cutting-edge research at a prestigious FASEB meeting in Big Sky, Montana. Dr Mustafa discussed her research with world-class researchers. This brought the CNBP and the University of Adelaide onto the world stage for its transdisciplinary research.

Congratulations on success in LIEF funding

CyTOF machineJuly 2014: LIEF funding for CyTOF

Congratulations to Prof Ewa Goldys and A/Prof Dayong Jin for their contributions to the successful, University of Sydney led, LIEF bid to purchase a CyTOF.  This instrument has the capability to make 100 simultaneous quantitative measurements per cell in complex populations. Analysis and modelling of the data will enable us to map and understand in unprecedented detail, the development of cell lineages, the kinetics of their working processes and the complex relationships between these.

Keynote Presentation at CONASTA

Professor Tanya Monro

8 July 2014: CONASTA Keynote presentation

Professor Tanya Monro delivered the keynote presentation at the Australian Science Teachers Association’s  national conference – CONASTA 63.

CONASTA is hosted annually by the Australian Science Teachers Association in partnership with a different state or territory Science Teachers Association. It brings together 400+ educators from all sectors, including schools, universities and scientific organisations, and provides high-quality professional development opportunities in the all-important field of science teaching and learning. There is no other national event that brings together the depth and richness of science teaching expertise in such a spirit of learning, discovering and camaraderie.