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A QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute scientist has launched an Australian-first study designed to prioritise high-risk patients on colonoscopy...
Mental health advocate and 2010 Australian of the Year, Professor Patrick McGorry AO, will present the Derrick Mackerras Memorial Lecture at QIMR...
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute immunologist, Dr John Miles, has been awarded a 2013 Young Tall Poppy Science Award. The hotly-contested...
The QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute will soon have a state-of-the-art biomedical imaging facility, thanks to a $2.6 million grant from the...
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute visiting scientist Dr Franziska Bieri has won the Research Australia Discovery Award. The award recognises...
Queensland scientists have identified a genetic “switch” which indicates whether a woman’s breast cancer will spread. Teams from QIMR...
A collaborative research project aimed at discovering a drug to treat a highly resistant form of breast cancer is one of two projects given the green...
CANCER patients in rural and remote Australian communities continue to be at increased risk of death compared with their urban-dwelling counterparts...
Queensland scientists have shown that people who are obese when they’re diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes have much better survival rates than...
The Weekend to End Women’s Cancers announced 1,346 walkers helped raise over $3.5 million for QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute and...
An international scientific panel has declared a brain cancer immunotherapy study carried out at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute the...
The groundbreaking skin cancer study QSkin is among 29 QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute projects to be awarded more than $18 million in...
Professor Adele Green AC, a senior scientist at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, was named The Westpac Group and Financial Review...
Scientists at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute have unlocked more clues to Australia’s fastest rising cancer. Senior authors Professor...
Queensland’s key health research institutes have joined forces to advance the understanding of mental disorders and improve outcomes for...
Fans of science and architecture can indulge both their loves at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute’s Open Day in Herston next month. For...
Her Excellency Penelope Wensley AC, Governor of Queensland, has officially appointed The Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Chief Justice of Queensland, as...
QIMR Berghofer welcomes Professor Graham Colditz from the Washington University School of Medicine as our distinguished Bancroft Fellow-in-Residence....
A long-serving QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute scientist is among the winners at the prestigious Australian Museum Eureka Prizes for...
Queensland scientists have helped establish a new reason for why red-heads are more likely to develop melanoma. Dr Ken Dutton-Regester and Professor...
The Rio Tinto Ride to Conquer Cancer announced 1236 riders helped raise over $4.2 million for the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute as the 3rd...
Toowoomba businessman Clive Berghofer AM has announced he will give $50.1 million to QIMR, making him one of Australia’s most generous...
Professor Michael Breakspear, head of QIMR Berghofer’s Mental Health and Complex Disorders Program, has been selected to give the prestigious...
QIMR is studying the extreme type of morning sickness which led to British Royal Kate Middleton being hospitalised in the early stages of her...
A team of Australian scientists led by QIMR’s Dr Manuel Ferreira has helped identify 10 genetic variants that increase a person’s risk of...
The world’s largest study of migraines has discovered five new genetic regions linked to their onset, opening new doors to understanding what...
An international research team, including QIMR, has found that an enzyme in triple-negative breast cancers makes the cancer less responsive to...
The Queensland Institute of Medical Research has congratulated its long-time Ambassador, Rupert McCall, on being named in today’s Queen’s...
Queensland scientists have advanced a potential new treatment for spinal cord injury with a view to starting clinical trials. Researchers at QIMR, the...
A QIMR study has revealed that daily use of broad spectrum sunscreen slows down the ageing process of skin, as well as preventing skin cancer. The...
The Queensland Institute of Medical Research is playing a key role in the world’s largest genetic investigation of anorexia nervosa. The...
The new $22 million Herston Imaging Research Facility (HIRF) took a major step forward today with a signing ceremony witnessed by Queensland Minister...
Queensland scientists have shown that one in 10 Queenslanders is still getting sunburnt, despite decades of sun safe messages and the well-known link...
Researchers at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research, the University of Queensland and Hunan Institute of Parasitic Diseases have reported huge...
Queensland Institute of Medical Research scientists have shown that a particular new combination of treatments can stop breast cancer recurrence and...
QIMR has unveiled the stunning art wall water memory – a celebration of art and science. Internationally-renowned Brisbane artist Judy Watson...
QIMR scientists have played a key role in the world’s largest study of its kind, identifying more than 60 regions of the genome that can...
QIMR researchers have helped find new evidence that links faster ‘biological’ ageing to the risk of developing several age-related...
QIMR is the highest ranked medical research institute in Australia, according to the Nature Publishing Index 2012 Asia-Pacific released today. QIMR...
QIMR, Griffith University, and UQ scientists researching a degenerative brain disease have developed a new way to understand its progression and...
QIMR scientists researching a group of blood cancers have uncovered a potential treatment which targets the cause of the disease instead of merely...
Queensland’s Health Minister, Lawrence Springborg, has welcomed the arrival of another world-class research group to the Queensland Institute of...
Two QIMR scientists researching blood cancers have welcomed new project funding from the Leukaemia Foundation of Queensland. Dr Steven Lane, from...
Medical researchers, including QIMR scientists, have shown that a gene known to have a strong connection to obesity and other bodyweight related...
QIMR and the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital have announced “The Weekend to End Women’s Cancers” to address staggering cancer...
Scientists at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research have discovered that a simple blood test can determine how well chemotherapy is working in...
The Queensland Institute of Medical Research has congratulated LEO Pharma on the Australian release of a new gel to treat sun spots. QIMR Director,...
Scientists at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research have identified a new target for treating aggressive brain tumours. Professor Andrew Boyd...
Queensland Institute of Medical Research scientists have helped discover 24 new genes that cause myopia, or nearsightedness, opening the door for new...
Queensland Institute of Medical Research scientists have found that oesophageal cancer rates in Australia continue to grow at an alarming rate and...
A Queensland Institute of Medical Research scientist has developed a way to use HIV to beat HIV in the laboratory. Associate Professor David Harrich,...
Researchers at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research and Griffith University have developed a new way to study breast cancer stem cells....
QIMR scientists leading the world’s biggest study into the genetics of eye disease have made discoveries with major implications for prevention...