New antimicrobials through genomics and protein structure.
Rational drug design using protein structure analysis.
High throughput proteomics for novel therapeutics.
Mathematics and engineering to model biological systems.
Peptide based vaccines and novel drug candidates.
Cell signalling pathways in diabetes and metabolic disorders.
Developing cell based immunotherapy for cancer and other diseases.
15 May 2013: Prestigious honour for New Zealand medical researcher
Professor Garth Cooper (DPhil (Oxon), MB, ChB, FRCPA, FRSNZ) from The University of Auckland and
University of Manchester, and a Maurice Wilkins Centre principal investigator, has been elected a Fellow
of the Academy of Medical Sciences in the United Kingdom.
Biology Teachers Professional Development Day
Following the big turnout at our November 2012 Biology teachers PD the
Maurice Wilkins Centre has decided to hold another such day.