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Scientific minds coming together

Scientific minds coming together
HRI researchers Dr Mary Kavurma, Associate Professor Simone Schoenwaelder, Dr Amelia Tomkins and Bradley Tucker attended the ANZMS and AVBS Conference 2017 to share and discuss the latest research in the field.
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The life and death of platelets

The life and death of platelets

Professor Shaun Jackson is interviewed about his work on ‘Proinflammatory Function of Dying Platelets’ at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) 2017 Congress in Berlin, Germany. 

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Tuesday May 31: World No Tobacco Day

Tuesday May 31: World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day is observed around the world every year on May 31, an initiative from the World Health Organisation (WHO). The aim is to encourage a 24-hour period of abstinence from all forms of tobacco consumption around the globe as well drawing attention to the widespread prevalence of tobacco use and its negative health effects.

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Dominic Love wins the Paris Li Young Achiever Award

Dominic Love’s exciting work has been honoured with the 2014 Paris Li Young Achievement Award.
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Dr Ben Rayner awarded Young Investigator Award at international meeting

Here at The Heart Research Institute we have always known that we have some of the most hard working and gifted scientists and researchers in the field. For that reason it is particularly encouraging when this effort and talent gets acknowledged.

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