SUCCESSFUL NHMRC GRANTS 2010

Name Host Faculty Host School/Dept Investigator,ALL - Alpha Project Title Total Funding
Ian Alexander Faculty of Medicine Paediatrics & Child Health: Children's Hospital Alexander, Stephen~Ginn, Samantha~McCormack, Matthew~Thrasher, Adrian~Alexander, Ian ~ Gene therapy, stress haematopoiesis and the risk of malignancy $595,500.00
Stephen Alexander Faculty of Medicine Paediatrics & Child Health: Children's Hospital Harris, David ~Wang, Yiping ~Wang, Yuan ~Alexander, Stephen~ Gamm-Delta Tregs, CD8 Tregs and selected natural Tregs to treat renal injury $583,500.00
Charles Allan Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Concord CS Handelsman, David~Allan, Charles~ The Sertoli cell: master regulator of hormone-induced spermatogenic development $543,500.00
Beata Bajorek Faculty of Pharmacy  Pharmacy Hilmer, Sarah~Krass, Ines ~Magin, Parker~Bajorek, Beata ~ The increasing burden of stroke with ageing: using CARAT to optimise preventative treatment in the community $499,375.00
Kirrie Ballard Faculty of Health Sciences Comm Sciences & Disorders McNeil, Malcolm~O'Dwyer, Nicholas ~Robin, Donald A~Ballard, Kirrie~ Accurate differentiation of acquired speech and language disorders for positive rehabilitation outcomes $385,700.00
Bernard Balleine Faculty of Medicine Brain & Mind Research Institut Balleine, Bernard~ Action-reward integration in the amygdalocortical-striatal network $730,500.00
Bernard Balleine Faculty of Medicine Brain & Mind Research Institut Killcross, Simon~Balleine, Bernard ~ Methamphetamine-induced habits and the re-establishment of behavioural control $556,500.00
Robert Baxter Faculty of Medicine Kolling Institute of Medical Research Boyle, Frances ~Marsh, Deborah ~McCarthy, Nicole~Moore, Katrina ~Baxter, Robert ~ Protein discovery for breast cancer diagnosis $397,125.00
Ravinay Bhindi Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Figtree, Gemma ~McCrohon, Jane ~Bhindi, Ravinay~ Therapeutic Silencing of Egr-1 by Novel Catalytic Oligodeoxynucleotides for The Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction $370,750.00
Janette Brand-Miller Faculty of Science Molecular & Microbial Bioscien Markovic, Tania ~Ross, Glenyis~Brand-Miller, Janette~ A dietary intervention in gestational diabetes to reduce child obesity: a randomised controlled trial $342,125.00
Iain Campbell Faculty of Science Molecular & Microbial Bioscien Campbell, Iain ~ Interleukin-6 /gp130 signaling and actions in the CNS $529,500.00
Stacy Carter Faculty of Medicine Public Health: School of Public Health Hooker, Claire ~Kerridge, Ian~Rychetnik, Lucie~Carter, Stacy~ Reconceptualising health promotion: the role of values, ethics and evidence in obesity $467,950.00
Alan Cass Faculty of Medicine Poche Centre for Indigenous Health (Grouping) Brown, Alexander D H~Hayman, Noel~Peiris, Priyajit ~Rodgers, Anthony~Usherwood, Timothy ~Cass, Alan ~ RCT of polypill versus usual care among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with high cardivascular risk $1,812,175.00
Steven Chadban Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Panchapakesan, Usha~Pollock, Carol~Wu, Huiling ~Chadban, Steven~ The Role of Toll-like Receptors in Diabetic Nephropathy $712,875.00
Simon Chapman Faculty of Medicine Public Health: School of Public Health Bacon, Wendy~Bonfiglioni, Catriona~Jordens, Christopher ~Kerridge, Ian~Sweet, Melissa ~Chapman, Simon ~ Calling the tune? Investigating corporate influences on media reporting on health $445,500.00
Stephen Clarke Faculty of Medicine ANZAC Research Institute Baker, Mark Scott~Katsifis, Andrew~McLachlan, Andrew~Piquette-Miller, Micheline~Robertson, Graham~Clarke, Stephen~ Improving the use of chemotherapy by targeting the inflammatory response $550,500.00
Stuart Cordwell Faculty of Science Molecular & Microbial Bioscien Harbour, Colin ~Manos, Jim~Cordwell, Stuart ~ Identification of proteins specific to transmissible Pseudomonas aeruginosa in cystic fibrosis infection $427,200.00
Christopher Cowell Faculty of Medicine Paediatrics & Child Health: Children's Hospital Foster, Bruce~Little, Christopher~Munns, Craig~Zacharin, Margaret~Cowell, Christopher~ Bisphosphonate Treatment of childhood femoral head avascular necrosis due to Perthes disease $1,305,625.00
Merlin Crossley Faculty of Science Molecular & Microbial Bioscien Bell-Anderson, Kim ~Crossley, Merlin ~ Transcriptional control of adipogenesis $535,125.00
Liza Cubeddu Faculty of Science Molecular & Microbial Bioscien Cubeddu, Liza~ A single-stranded DNA binding proten implicated in the cellular response to DNA damage $420,125.00
Bob Cumming Faculty of Medicine Public Health: School of Public Health Blyth, Fiona ~Kendig, Hal~Le Couteur, David ~Naganathan, Vasikaran ~Simpson, Stephen ~Cumming, Bob~ Ageing, Nutrition and Geometric Framework $715,250.00
Tony Cunningham Faculty of Medicine Westmead Millenium Institute Cunningham, Anthony ~ Elucidation of immune mechanisms underlying HSV-1 vaccine development’ $553,500.00
Ian Curthoys Faculty of Science School of Psychology Burgess, Ann ~Halmagyi, Gabor ~McGarvie, Leigh~Curthoys, Ian ~ Vestibulo-ocular responses to bone conducted vibration $272,750.00
Michael Dibley Faculty of Medicine Public Health: School of Public Health Agho, Kingsley Emwinyore~Kabir, Iqbal~Mihrshahi, Seema~Roy, Swampan~Dibley, Michael ~ Peer counseling to improve feeding practices and reduce malnutrition in children 0-2 years in Bangladesh. $912,488.00
Name Host Faculty Host School/Dept Investigator,ALL - Alpha Project Title Total Funding
Russell Diefenbach Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Fraefel, Cornel~Kelly, Barbara ~Diefenbach, Russell ~ Functional roles of the tegument proteins of herpes simplex virus type 1 $445,125.00
Julianne Djordjevic Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Sorrell, Tania~Williamson, Peter R~Djordjevic, Julianne ~ The fungal SEC14 secretory pathway and virulence $517,500.00
Gordon Doig Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Bellomo, Rinaldo~Davies, Andrew~Reade, Michael Charles~Simpson, Fiona~Doig, Gordon ~ Nephro-protective effects of L-amino acids in critically ill patients: A multi-centre randomised controlled trial $829,300.00
Gordon Doig Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Caterson, Ian ~Davies, Andrew~McLean, Anthony ~Simpson, Fiona~Doig, Gordon~ Management of refeeding syndrome in critical illness: An AuSPEN endorsed multi-centre clinical trial $1,308,800.00
Kim Donaghue Faculty of Medicine Paediatrics & Child Health: Children's Hospital Cameron, Fergus John~Cheung, Ning~Cotterill, Andrew M~Couper, Jennifer~Craig, Maria Eloise~Davis, Elizabeth~Jones, Timothy~Donaghue, Kim ~ Intervention to reduce the risk of diabetic retinopathy and early adverse retinal changes in type 1 diabetes $1,226,875.00
Gustavo Duque Faculty of Medicine Medicine Faculty Office Drissi, Hicham~Li, Wei ~Zhou, Hong ~Duque, Gustavo ~ Role of Lamin A/C in Osteoblastogenesis and Age-related Bone Loss $458,550.00
Gustavo Duque Faculty of Medicine Medicine Faculty Office Gimble, Jeffery M~Li, Wei ~Rosen, Clifford J~Duque, Gustavo~ Identification of the mechanisms of lipotoxicity within the bone marrow milieu $401,175.00
Stewart Einfeld Faculty of Medicine Occupation & Leisure Sciences Guastella, Adam ~Smith, Arabella~Einfeld, Stewart~ Oxytocin treatment for Prader-Willi Syndrome $182,500.00
Wendell Evans Faculty of Dentistry Dentistry Faculty Blinkhorn, Anthony ~Carter, Stacy ~Evans, Wendell ~ Implementation and sustainability of non-surgical intervention for dental caries in general dental practice $376,125.00
Simon Finfer Faculty of Medicine The George Institute for International Health Cook, Deborah~Myburgh, John~Liu, Bette~van den Berghe, Greet~Finfer, Simon~ Intensive insulin therapy trialists' collaboration $298,000.00
Roger Fulton Faculty of Medicine Medical Radiation Sciences Howman-Giles, Robert ~Fulton, Roger~ The Clinical Impact of Event-based Motion Correction in Paediatric PET/CT Brain Imaging $267,250.00
Martin Gallagher Faculty of Medicine The George Institute for International Health Gallagher, Martin ~ Extended follow up of the Renal Study and individual patient data meta-analysis in acute kidney injury $625,738.00
Jacob George Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Hebbard, Lionel ~George, Jacob ~ The role of adiponectin receptors in liver fibrosis formation $379,125.00
Warwick Giles Faculty of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynaecology: Northern CS Bowen, Jennifer~Hirst, Jane ~Kotsiou, George~Roberts, Christine ~Simpson, Judith~Giles, Warwick ~ Treatment of asymptomatic candidiasis in pregnant women for the prevention of preterm birth: a randomised trial $1,070,126.00
Mark Gillies Faculty of Medicine Save Sight & Eye Health Inst. Keeffe, Jill~McAllister, Ian~Morlet, Nigel~Gillies, Mark ~ Ongoing prosective audit using high quality data and database linkage to improve the outcomes of macular disease $813,550.00
Mark Gillies Faculty of Medicine Save Sight & Eye Health Inst. Shen, Weiyong ~Gillies, Mark ~ Regulation of bone marrow progenitor cells for diabetic retinopathy $427,125.00
Mark Gillies Faculty of Medicine Save Sight & Eye Health Inst. Fraser-Bell, Samantha~Kaines, Andrew~Gillies, Mark~ Clinical trial of intravitreal injections of dexamethasone vs bevacizumab in diabetic foveal oedema resistant to laser $324,375.00
Claire Goldsbury Faculty of Medicine Brain & Mind Research Institut Goldsbury, Claire ~ How Alzheimer's-associated cytoskeletal inclusions form road blocks and impair trafficking in neurons $338,750.00
Ulrike Grunert Faculty of Medicine University of Melbourne Martin, Paul~Grunert, Ulrike Henriette~ Inhibitory mircocircuits in the primate retina $417,675.00
Adam Guastella Faculty of Medicine Brain & Mind Research Institut Hodge, Marie ~Langdon, Robyn~Scott, Elizabeth~Ward, Philip Bentley~Guastella, Adam ~ The effects of Oxytocin on Social Cognition in Schizophrenia $182,500.00
Adam Guastella Faculty of Medicine Brain & Mind Research Institut Einfeld, Stewart~Gray, Kylie Megan~Rinehart, Nicole~Guastella, Adam ~ A course of oxytocin nasal spray to improve social-communication in young people with autism $283,500.00
Gary Halliday Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Di Girolamo, Nick~Lee, Cheok ~Lyons, James ~Moloney, Fergal ~Halliday, Gary ~ Brm and Brg-1 protect from ultraviolet radiation-induced skin and ocular damage $535,500.00
David Harris Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Zheng, Guoping~Harris, David ~ Preventing Kidney Fibrosis By Targeting Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 in Chronic Kidney Disease $497,250.00
Margaret Hughes Faculty of Pharmacy  Pharmacy Armour, Carol ~Brightling, Christopher~Burgess, Janette ~Hughes, Margaret ~ Mast cells- bystanders or instigators of airway remodelling in asthma? $601,500.00
Jonathan Iredell Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Bailey, Michael~Brown, Simon~Nichol, Alistair~Stanley, Keith~Webb, Steven~Iredell, Jonathan ~ Bacteraemic load and survival in septic shock $647,739.00
Lars Ittner Faculty of Medicine Brain & Mind Research Institut Kassiou, Michael ~Ittner, Lars ~ The translocator protein (TSPO) as a novel target for the treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease $607,500.00
Christopher Jackson Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Xue, Meilang ~Jackson, Christopher~ How does activated protein C create intact, non-leaky, stable blood vessels? $544,500.00
Mika Jormakka Faculty of Medicine Centenary Institute Cancer Medicine & Cell Biology Maher, Megan ~Jormakka, Mika~ The molecular basis of G protein coupled transport $478,500.00
Michael Kassiou Faculty of Health Sciences Medical Radiation Sciences Bennett, Maxwell ~McGregor, Iain~Kassiou, Michael ~ Purinergic P2X7 Receptor as a Target for Antidepressant Drug Discovery $547,500.00
Name Host Faculty Host School/Dept Investigator,ALL - Alpha Project Title Total Funding
Anthony Keech Faculty of Medicine NH&MRC Clinical Trials Centre (Grouping) Best, James Donovan~Jenkins, Alicia Josephine~Sullivan, David ~Twigg, Stephen~Keech, Anthony ~ Unlocking genetic factors predicting type 2 diabetes complications for clinical practice: The Field Study $2,428,501.00
Greg King Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Berend, Norbert~Brown, Nathan~Downie, Sue~Salome, Cheryl ~King, Greg~ Is asthma in the elderly a disease of the peripheral airways? $484,500.00
Madeleine King Faculty of Science School of Psychology Grimison, Peter~Janda, Monica~Pallant, Julie~Viney, Rosalie~King, Madeleine~ Development and valuation of cancer-specific multi-attribute health states for use in economic evaluation $679,750.00
Catherine Leamey Faculty of Medicine Physiology: School Medical Sciences Marotte, Lauren~Phillips, William~Leamey, Catherine~ The role of Ten-m3 in patterning ipsilateral retinal projections $437,050.00
Simon Lewis Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Hodges, John~Naismith, Sharon ~Rogers, Naomi ~Lewis, Simon~ The impact of circadian disturbances on sleep quality, cognition and psychiatric symptoms in neurodegenerative disease $479,000.00
Christopher Liddle Faculty of Medicine Pharmacology: School Medical Sciences Downes, Michael~Liddle, Christopher~ Steroidogenic factor-1, a novel regulator of hepatic stellate cell function $568,500.00
Peter Liu Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Concord CS Ng, Martin Kean Chong~Wong, Keith~Yee, Brendon~Liu, Peter ~ The effect of CPAP on erectile and endothelial dysfunction in impotent men with obstructive sleep apnea $588,350.00
Sarah Lord Faculty of Medicine NH&MRC Clinical Trials Centre (Grouping) Houssami, Nehmat~Lord, Sarah~ Incidence and prognosis of metastatic breast cancer: A population-based data linkage study $95,338.00
Joel Mackay Faculty of Science Molecular & Microbial Bioscien Preiss, Thomas~Segal, David~Mackay, Joel ~ Designer RNA-binding proteins for research and therapeutic purposes $537,500.00
Guy Marks Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Britton, Warwick ~Nhung, Nguyen Viet~Sy, Dinh Ngoc~Wood, James ~Marks, Guy ~ A new direction for TB control in highly endemic countries: a RCT of active case finding $1,296,645.00
Guy Marks Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Menzie, Richard~Seale, John~Marks, Guy ~ A randomized clinical trial comparing effectiveness of 4RIF and 9INH for treatment of latent TB infection $472,625.00
Geoffrey McCaughan Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Shackel, Nicholas ~Warner, Fiona ~McCaughan, Geoffrey ~ The role of the hepatocyte hedgehog pathway in progressive liver injury $550,500.00
Margaret McCluskey Faculty of Health Sciences Health Sciences Faculty Office Ada, Louise ~Goodall, Stephen~Grimshaw, Jeremy~Kelly, Patrick~Middleton, Sandy~McCluskey, Margaret~ The Out-and-About Trial: Improving the quality of life by increasing outdoor journeys after stroke $566,600.00
Ross Menzies Faculty of Health Sciences Behavioural & Comm Hlth Scienc Lincoln, Michelle~O'Brian, Susan ~Menzies, Ross~ Internet-based treatment for social anxiety in stuttering. $695,850.00
Anne Moseley Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy Haas, Marion Ruth~Herbert, Robert~Lin, Christine~Moseley, Anne~ Clinical Trial of Rehabilitation after Ankle Fracture $427,500.00
John Myburgh Faculty of Medicine The George Institute for International Health Bellomo, Rinaldo ~Finfer, Simon ~Lipman, Jeffrey~Liu, Bette, ~Webb, Steven~Myburgh, John~ Crystalloid versus hydroxy-ethyl Starch Trial $2,169,501.00
Timothy Newsome Faculty of Science Molecular & Microbial Bioscien Karupiah, Gunasegaran~Marty, Allison ~Newsome, Timothy ~ The role of actin-based motility as a virulence mechanism and potential as an antiviral target $312,875.00
Martin Ng Faculty of Medicine Heart Research Institute Bursill, Christina ~Ng, Martin Kean Chong~ Multifunctional regualtion of angiogenesis by high density lipoproteins $463,500.00
Geraldine O'Neill Faculty of Medicine Paediatrics & Child Health: Children's Hospital O'Neill, Geraldine~ The cell biology of glioblastoma infiltration $508,225.00
Richard Payne Faculty of Science Chemistry Britton, Warwick ~Payne, Richard ~ Inhibition of Siderophore Biosynthesis for Tuberculosis Drug Discovery $409,125.00
Vlado Perkovic Faculty of Medicine The George Institute for International Health Hillis, Graham ~Lowe, Gordon~Thomas, Merlin~Perkovic, Vlado ~ Utility of novel biomarkers in the prediction of major complications of type II diabetes mellitus $494,563.00
Craig Phillips Faculty of Medicine Sleep Medicine: Northern CS Arima, Hisatomi ~Cistulli, Peter ~Grunstein, Ron ~Phillips, Craig ~ Chronotherapy for hypertension in Obstructive Sleep Apnea $245,625.00
Gopala Rangan Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Harris, David ~Rangan, Gopala ~ Vitamin D3 receptor signalling to prevent kidney failure due to polycystic kidney disease $451,314.00
Helge Rasmussen Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Figtree, Gemma ~McLachlan, Craig Steven~Rasmussen, Helge~ Reversing oxidative inhibition of the Na-K pump by beta3 adrenergic agonists: implications for heart failure therapy $514,500.00
Roger Reddel Faculty of Medicine Children's Medical Research Institute Chang, Andy~Reddel, Roger ~ Role of STC1 and STC2 in breast carcinogenesis $402,125.00
Roger Reddel Faculty of Medicine Children's Medical Research Institute Reddel, Roger~ Induction of senescence in cells that use the Alternative Lengthening of Telomeres (ALT) mechanism $457,125.00
Desi Richardson Faculty of Medicine Pathology: School Medical Sciences Kuchel, Philip ~Suryo Rahmanto, Yohan ~Richardson, Desi~ Alpha-2-macroglobulin and the transport and uptake of the hormone, hepcidin $514,500.00
Desi Richardson Faculty of Medicine Pathology: School Medical Sciences Assinder, Stephen ~Dong, Qihan ~Richardson, Desi ~ Pharmacological Targeting via AKT, PTEN, and TGF-beta Pathway Integration using Novel Therapeutics $611,875.00
Elizabeth Rieger Faculty of Science Australian National University Caterson, Ian~Treasure, Janet~Rieger, Elizabeth~ The Effectiveness of Motivational Enhancement Therapy for Obese patients and Support Partners $528,900.00
Name Host Faculty Host School/Dept Investigator,ALL - Alpha Project Title Total Funding
Christine Roberts Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Algert, Charles~Hadfield, Ruth~Lain, Samantha~Nassar, Natasha~Tasevski, Vitomir~Roberts, Christine ~ Evaluation of novel antenatal biomarkers for the detection of adverse pregnancy outcomes: a record linkage study $562,000.00
Phillip Robinson Faculty of Medicine Children's Medical Research Institute Robinson, Phillip ~ Role of dynamin in modes of synaptic vesicle endocytosis $866,000.00
Philip Sambrook Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Buchbinder, Rachelle~Little, David ~March, Lyn~Sambrook, Philip ~ A randomised controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of zoledronate therapy in osteonecrosis of the hip $511,426.00
Markus Seibel Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Concord CS Dunstan, Colin ~Gundberg, Caren~Zhou, Hong ~Seibel, Markus ~ The Role of the Osteoblast in Mediating Glucocorticoid-induced Metabolic Dysfunction $788,900.00
Christopher Semsarian Faculty of Medicine Centenary Institute Cancer Medicine & Cell Biology Duflou, Johan ~Puranik, Rajesh ~Skinner, Jon~Weintraub, Robert~Semsarian, Christopher~ Investigation of sudden cardiac death in the young $658,500.00
Christopher Semsarian Faculty of Medicine Centenary Institute Cancer Medicine & Cell Biology Tsoutsman, Tatiana ~Twigg, Stephen ~Semsarian, Christopher ~ Key role of connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) in familial cardiomyopathy and heart failure $381,125.00
Leanne Stokes Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Nepean CS Stokes, Leanne~ P2X7 receptor and inflammation in the pathophysiology of mood disorders $555,500.00
Leonard Storlien Faculty of Medicine Medicine Faculty Office Caterson, Ian~Cook, David ~Hunt, Nicholas ~Storlien, Leonard ~ Dietary fats as drivers of obesity-related inflammation $324,750.00
Patrick Tam Faculty of Medicine Children's Medical Research Institute Tam, Patrick~ Multipotent stem cells derived from postimplantation mouse embryos: Evaluation of germ layer differentiation potential $754,000.00
Patrick Tam Faculty of Medicine Children's Medical Research Institute Tam, Patrick ~ Genetic control of body patterning: Intersection of transciptional and signalling activity in head formation $559,500.00
Leanne Togher Faculty of Health Sciences Comm Sciences & Disorders Holland, Audrey~MacWhinney, Brian~McDonald, Skye~Tate, Robyn ~Turkstra, Lyn~Togher, Leanne~ Longitudinal communication outcomes following traumatic brain injury $755,875.00
Euan Tovey Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Marks, Guy ~Oliver, Brian ~Rawlinson, William~Reddel, Helen~Smith, Wayne~Tovey, Euan ~ Exploring the role of respiratory virus infections in childhood asthma exacerbations $575,775.00
Stephen Twigg Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Gorrell, Mark~McLennan, Susan ~Twigg, Stephen~ Diabetes exacerbates non-alcoholic steato-hepatitis (NASH) $545,500.00
Chris Vaughan Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Northern CS Connor, Mark ~Jeong, Hyo Jin ~Vaughan, Chris ~ Mechanisms of serotonergic and triptan mediated analgesia within the midbrain $527,500.00
Kirsty Walters Faculty of Medicine Concord Clinical School Allan, Charles~Handelsman, David ~Walters, Kirsty~ Androgen receptor mechanisms in female reproductive physiology $520,500.00
Yiping Wang Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Harris, David ~Wang, Yiping ~ Optimising the therapeutic efficacy of anti-inflammatory macrophages for use in chronic kidney diseases $389,000.00
Wolfgang Weninger Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Central CS Triccas, James ~Weninger, Wolfgang~ Visualising gamma-delta T cell responses in cutaneous inflammation $550,500.00
John Wheatley Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Western CS Amis, Terry~Wheatley, John ~ The impact of CPAP treatment on carotid artery atherosclerosis in heavy snoring and mild sleep disordered breathing $672,475.00
James Wiley Faculty of Medicine Medicine: Nepean CS Booth, David~Field, Judith~Lechner-Scott, Jeanette~Rubio, Justin~Stankovich, Jim~Wiley, James ~ Interrogation of two novel genetic susceptibility loci for multiple sclerosis $820,925.00
Jane Young Faculty of Medicine Public Health: School of Public Health Butow, Phyllis ~Davidson, Patricia~Harrison, James David~Martin, David~Solomon, Michael~Young, Jane~ Improving psychosocial outcomes for cancer carers: a randomised controlled trial $515,600.00
Hong Zhou Faculty of Medicine ANZAC Research Institute Buttgereit, Frank~Cooper, Mark Stuart~Seibel, Markus~Stewart, Paul~Zhou, Hong~ The role of endogenous glucocorticoids in Autoimmune Arthritis $662,600.00
Hala Zreiqat Faculty of Engineering Aerospace Mech & M'tronic Eng Dunstan, Colin ~Zreiqat, Hala~ Harnessing the physiological effects of strontium and zinc to produce novel biomaterials for orthopaedic applications $539,500.00