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Recent news & events

Two researchers receive funding from HS & JC Anderson Charitable Trust

Posted on: 24 June 2016

Congratulations to the two researchers, Dr Matloob Husain and Dr Jo Kirman, who have been awarded funding.

Anti-CRISPR protein research published in Nature Microbiology

Posted on: 23 June 2016

A recent collaborative study involving researchers from the Fineran Lab has uncovered how viruses fight back against the CRISPR-Cas bacterial adaptive immune systems.

HRC funding to develop treatment for drug-resistant Tuberculosis

Posted on: 21 June 2016

A breakthrough tuberculosis (TB) treatment study led by Professor Greg Cook has been awarded funding in the latest round of Health Research Council (HRC) grant.

PhD student Prashanth Nagesh wins Otago Institute Postgraduate Travel Award

Posted on: 24 May 2016

Prashanth Nagesh, PhD student in the Husain Lab, has been awarded the Otago Institute Postgraduate Travel Award in Applied Sciences. This award is given by the Otago Institute for Arts and Sciences - a local branch of Royal Society of New Zealand.