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Recent news & events

UPCOMING SEMINAR: Associate Professor Keith Ireton, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Posted on: 2 May 2016

4.00pm Monday, 2 May
Room 208
2nd floor, Microbiology Building
720 Cumberland St

Six department researchers receive OSMS Dean's Bequest Research Grants

Posted on: 29 April 2016

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology has had a high success rate in this year's Otago School of Medical Sciences Dean's Bequest funding round. Congratulations to Dr Jo Kirman, Xochitl Morgan, Dr Matloob Husain, Associate Professor Alex McLellan, Dr Robin Simmonds and Dr Raymond Staals who were all successful in their applications.

Microbiology and Immunology researchers awarded Lottery Grants Board funding

Posted on: 21 April 2016

Three researchers from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology have been awarded funding totalling more than $200,000 in the latest Lottery Grants Board funding round.

University launches "Ag @ Otago" Research Theme

Posted on: 15 April 2016

The University of Otago has officially launched thirteen Research Themes that investigate areas of strategic importance to regions, New Zealand and the world. Included in this list is Ag @ Otago, led by Professor Frank Griffin of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology.