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Making Babies in the 21st Century Registrations open     You’re invited to the 2017 Making babies in the 21st Century free public forum hosted by the Robinson Research Institute, held in the new Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences Building! In its 5th year, this event will provide you with research findings from leading reproductive health […]

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Kavita Panir from the Robinson Research Institute’s Endometriosis Research Group attended the 13th World Congress on Endometriosis in Vancouver, Canada in May 2017. Kavita presented her research on An altered immune environment in microRNA-223 deficient mice may contribute to the development of endometriosis-like lesions. This is what Kavita had to say about her experience: What was […]

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Rebecca Wilson from the Robinson Research Institute’s Placental Development Research Group attended the Frontiers in Reproduction Course in Massachusetts, USA in April-June 2017. Rebecca attended a prestigious 6 week intensive laboratory and lecture course offered to only 20 people worldwide and was invited to present her research on Maternal haemodynamic, placental and renal factors contribute […]

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A new international research group has been established to investigate the underlying genetic causes of cerebral palsy, spurred on by the discoveries of University of Adelaide researchers. The news comes as the Adelaide team behind the new collaboration has been awarded a $1 million grant to continue its groundbreaking work, from The Tenix and Cerebral Palsy Foundations. […]

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Megan Bater from the Robinson Research Institute’s Perinatal Health and Child Development Research Group attended the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ) Conference in Canberra in April 2017. Megan presented her research on Parent concerns for child development amongst preterm graduates of neonatal care in Australia. This is what Megan had to say about […]

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Amy Garrett from the Robinson Research Institute’s Perinatal Health and Child Development Research Group attended the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease Conference in Canberra in April 2017. Amy presented her research on Neurodevelopmental outcomes in children born to mothers following pregnancy complications. This is what Amy had to say about her experience: What was a highlight […]

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Dr Jessica Grieger from the Robinson Research Institute’s Placental development Research Group attended the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ) Conference in Canberra in April 2017. Jessica presented her research on Poor metabolic health, irrespective of obesity, increases risk for gestational diabetes and preeclampsia in women participating in the multi-centre, prospective SCOPE cohort. This is […]

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Dr Sonja Frolich from the Robinson Research Institute’s Ovarian and Reproductive Cancer Research Group attended the 16th Australian Cell Cycle Meeting: “Cell Cycle, DNA Damage Response & Telomeres” in Sydney in March 2017. Sonja presented her research on Development of automated high-content microscopy-assisted assays for telomere biology. This is what Sonja had to say about her experience: […]

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