Our research at a glance

  • Bone and Joint Group - small image

    Bone & Joint Division

    Investigates diseases of the bone, cartilage, tendons, ligaments and joints, with particular research interests in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis and spinal diseases.

  • Cardiology Group - small image

    Cardiovascular Division

    Aims to improve the survival and quality of life of patients at risk of, or suffering from, heart attack and subsequent heart failure through an integrated research program of biomedical and clinical research.

  • Developmental and Regenerative Medicine Group - small image

    Developmental & Regenerative Medicine Division

    Fosters ground-breaking research into the development of cellular sciences for the treatment of degenerative illness.

  • Hormones and Cancer Group - small image

    Hormones & Cancer Division

    Has a major focus on genetic and cellular aspects of cancers of the breast, brain, ovary and endocrine organs, as well as regulation of normal body growth and bone metabolism.

  • Pain Management Group - small image

    Pain Management Division

    Investigates severe persistent pain problems including underlying disorders - abnormal sensory, spinal cord & brain neuronal physiology, neurochemistry, anatomy & pathology.

  • Perinatal Group - at a glance

    Perinatal Division

    Aims to improve the health and wellbeing of mothers and babies through biomedical, clinical and population health research.

  • Renal Group - small image

    Renal Division

    Conducts research into the molecular mechanisms underpinning progressive kidney disease using cell culture models of diabetes and studies of patients with diabetes.