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UPCOMING SEMINAR: Dr Kylie M. Quinn, Monash University, Australia

Posted on: 10 April 2017

12.00pm Monday, 10 April
Room 208
2nd floor, Microbiology Building
720 Cumberland St

UPCOMING SEMINAR: Dr Julie Cakebread, AgResearch

Posted on: 3 April 2017

12.00pm Monday, 3 April
Room 208
2nd floor, Microbiology Building
720 Cumberland St

Presence of "Treg" immune cells improves outcomes for colorectal cancer patients

Posted on: 8 March 2017

A particular type of immune cell in the tumour of colorectal cancer patients is positively correlated with increased chances of survival, according to the results of a pilot study led by the Department of Microbiology and Immunology.

PhD student Rachel Kaminsky receives sciences communication award from NZ Society of Soil Science

Posted on: 18 January 2017

Rachel Kaminsky, a PhD student in Sergio Morales' lab, has been awarded the New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research award for science communication for her outstanding presentation at a conference.