Our work extends from the laboratory to wide-scale community studies with a focus on diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Benefits for type 2 diabetes of interrupting prolonged sitting.
Near-infrared fluorescence light can detect the atherosclerotic plaques that lead to heart attack and stroke.
Biomarkers that highlight toxic fats in the liver.
Imaging athletes’ hearts during exercise, not at rest.
IL-1 The discovery that fat in obese people causes the release of a molecule called IL-1.
NLRP1 Obesity and diabetes ‘sensor’ protein identified.
With the rising number of Australians affected by diabetes, heart disease and stroke, the need for research is more critical than ever.Find out more