Dr Nicholas West

Research Fellow
Medicine, Central Clinical School
Centenary Institute of Cancer Medicine & Cell Biology

C39 - Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: 95656163
F: 95656101

Research interests

Dr. West is a Senior Research Officer at the Centenary Institute who studies the causative agent of tuberculosis, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, with the development of better vaccines and treatments, the goal of his research.

Current national competitive grants*


Determining the bacterial contributions to tuberculosis and identification of drug targets
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NHMRC Career Development Award ($424,920 over 4 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney

International links

United Kingdom. (University of Oxford) Employed 2000 thru 2001.
United Kingdom. (Imperial College) Employed 2002 thru 2003.