“Human genetic information is the most valuable information in the world, because it’s personal, precise and will change medicine for ever” – Professor John Mattick.
Watch the AARNews video interview with Executive Director of the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Professor John Mattick and learn why the Garvan’s HiSeqXTen genome sequencing system is a game changer for medical research in Australia. He talks about the impact genomic analysis will have on the diagnosis and treatment of complex human diseases, such as cancer.
Apr 9, 2015
By Helga Spitaler, GEANT Association Following the successful first joint APAN-TEIN dengue fever workshop held at the 37th Asia Pacific Advanced Networking (APAN) meeting in January 2014 in Bandung, Indonesia, a second dedicated event took place at the recent 38th APAN meeting in Fukuoka, Japan. Dengue Fever Workshop attracts clinicians, researchers and...
Jun 17, 2014
For University of Adelaide Clinical Associate Professor and gastroenterologist Rajvinder Singh, performing an endoscopy for a live audience for medical training purposes is fairly routine, but for the Lyell McEwin hospital, beaming the operation to an audience located thousands of miles away in Japan was a first. A/Prof. Singh was...
Feb 17, 2014
The recent Asia Pacific Advanced Networking (APAN) meeting, held in January in Bandung Indonesia, saw the addition of a dedicated Dengue Fever workshop in the programme for the established APAN Medical Working Group. A joint APAN-TEIN*CC initiative, the workshop took place on 20 January 2014, attracting over 30 attendees, including clinicians and...