‘Sugar in Schools’ study launched in BOP
12 September 2017
The Maurice Wilkins Centre’s nationwide ‘Sugar in Schools’ study was recently rolled out in Bay of Plenty, in collaboration with teachers at Opotiki College. Launched over two days on 31 July and 1 August, the event featured free public talks and workshops aimed at changing ...
Diabetes research discovers protein that controls release of insulin
6 December 2016
A team led by Deputy Director Professor Peter Shepherd and Affiliate Investigator Dr Brie Sorrenson has uncovered a new mechanism that controls the release of insulin in the body.
MWC investigators awarded 14 grants in national health research funding
15 June 2016
Investigators with the Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery have been awarded a total of 14 project grants in the annual Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) funding round.
Dr Rinki Murphy discusses diabetes and medical trials on Radio New Zealand
23 February 2016
Principal Investigator Dr Rinki Murphy discusses diabetes research, medical trials, and the role of volunteers in research projects with Lynn Freeman from Radio New Zealand's 'The Weekend'.