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Flu study aims to improve vaccination programme

Posted by on 27 October 2015 | Comments

Dr Matloob Husain is conducting a survey of University of Otago staff to learn more about the reasons why staff did or didn't take up the offer of a free influenza vaccine last winter.

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Six researchers receive University of Otago Research Grants

Posted by on 20 October 2015 | Comments

Congratulations to the six staff of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology who have been successful in obtaining University of Otago Research Grants for the 2015-2016 year.

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Associate Professor Peter Fineran awarded Custom Science NZSBMB Award

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | Comments

Associate Professor Peter Fineran spoke at last week’s ComBio conference as the winner of this year's Custom Science NZSBMB Award, presented by the New Zealand Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

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Dr Michelle McConnell in October issue of Country-Wide magazine

Posted by on 2 October 2015 | Comments

Dr Michelle McConnell's research has been featured in the latest issue of farming magazine Country-Wide.

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Dr Ros Kemp winner of prestigious Association for Women in the Sciences award

Posted by on 1 October 2015 | Comments

Dr Ros Kemp has been named as this year's winner of the Association for Women in the Sciences (AWIS) Miriam Dell Award, for her work inspiring female immunologists across Australasia. Ros was recognised with the Award for her work with students and for furthering the goals of the Women’s Initiative of the Australasian Society for Immunology.

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