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MEDIA RELEASE: Mar 22, 2023 08:17 AM

Insights into causes of rare genetic immune disorders

A protein that plays a crucial role in immune cell function is at the root of two immunodeficiency disorders.

Dec 19, 2019 11:09 AM

Research reveals new drug target for autoimmune disease

A newly identified immune pathway could be altered with existing medication to treat autoimmune disease.

Apr 09, 2019 08:16 AM

The journey of solving a rare immune condition

A series of research publications from A/Prof Elissa Deenick and Prof Stuart Tangye has unpicked an intricate network of the human immune system.

Aug 26, 2016 03:03 PM

Unravelling the complexity of human immune disease gene by g...

In a series of recent studies, researchers from Garvan’s Immunology Division have shed light on the underlying biology disease in individuals suffering primary immunodeficiencies. Their findings have implications for pat...

Aug 07, 2015 11:26 AM

A piece in the puzzle of primary immunodeficiency

Research by Associate Professor Stuart Tangye and Dr Elissa Deenick, of Sydney’s Garvan Institute of Medical Research, has shed light on why some children are unusually susceptible to infectious disease.

MEDIA RELEASE: Jan 11, 2010 06:00 PM

How a single molecule gives our immune systems their memory

By studying the blood cells of people with an immunodeficiency disorder, scientists at Garvan have been able to identify the molecular mechanisms that lead to the production of antibodies in human B cells. This has wider...