Microbiology & Immunology
Te Tari Moromoroiti me te Ārai Mate

FACT: Microbes have along survived under glaciers in Antarctica making do with nothing but sulphates and iron from the bedrock.

Recent News & Events

Otago students top the winner's list at NZMS conference

Posted on: 24 November 2014

Students of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology represented the University of Otago in style at last week's New Zealand Microbiological Society (NZMS) conference, taking away the two top student prizes.

Kirsten Ward-Hartstonge awarded Lottery Health Research scholarship

Posted on: 21 November 2014

MSc student Kirsten Ward-Hartstonge has received PhD scholarship funding from the Lottery Health Research Committee of New Zealand.

Professor Greg Cook features on the cover of University of Otago Magazine

Posted on: 17 November 2014

Professor Greg Cook has appeared in the November issue of University of Otago Magazine, with his photo featuring on the cover.

Max Wilkinson awarded Cambridge-Rutherford PhD scholarship

Posted on: 7 November 2014

Max Wilkinson, a Biochemistry honours student who has worked in collaboration with Peter Fineran's lab this year, has been awarded a prestigious scholarship by the Rutherford Foundation Trust.