Mater Research is a recognised leader in medical research. Our bench to bedside philosophy sees us working across Mater Health’s hospitals and health services, The University of Queensland, and the world-class Translational Research Institute (TRI). We are committed to working closely with Mater Health, Mater Education and our growing network of partners and collaborators to turn scientific discovery into the best possible treatment, care, and outcomes for patients and our broader community. 

 

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The Mater Research-led Queensland Family Cohort study wants 2500 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families that are currently pregnant to...

18

Oct

Call for First Nations families to join landmark health study

New Mater Research has discovered the main biological roadblock to harvesting blood stem cells for blood cancer transplants and identified a...

07

Oct

Discovery gives hope for easier and better blood stem cell transplants

Five Mater Researchers have secured more than $12.5 million dollars in in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council...

30

Sep

Mater Researchers recognised in latest NHMRC grants

Rosie Stoke has won The University of Queensland’s 2021 Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition and will go on to the Asia-Pacific 3MT...

16

Sep

Congratulations to Rosie Stoke, Three Minute Thesis Winner!

In the last decade an increasing number of Australian patients have been diagnosed with autoimmune associated epilepsy.

16

Sep

New insight into autoimmune epilepsy

It is estimated over 110 000 people are living with blood cancer or a related blood disorder in Australia today and sadly 15 people lose their...

15

Sep

Could you recognise the symptoms of Blood Cancer

Mater Researchers are calling on people with intellectual disabilities and autism as well as their carers to participate in a program aimed at...

13

Sep

Queenslanders with disabilities to help shape healthcare

Mater Researcher and clinician-scientist, Dr Joshua Tobin has been selected by the American Society of Hematology (ASH) to receive the 2021...

13

Sep

Mater Researcher awarded grant to help provide targeted immunotherapy in blood cancers

The Mater Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Research Group recently held their inaugural symposium to share novel research findings, and...

01

Sep

IBD Research group facilitate collaboration

New research aims to shed light on reducing the loss of speech and language in epilepsy patients who require brain surgery to manage the...

24

Aug

New epilepsy research aims for freedom of speech