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Big ideas pay off for West Australian researchers

Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research recognised by Federal Government for innovative research projects Detection of illicit drugs, cancer research and the hunt for rare muscle weakening disease genes are…

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A step closer to precision diagnoses in Autism

New tool developed in Perth makes it simpler to search for the genes causing autism spectrum disorder (ASD) Researchers at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research have narrowed down…

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Your help brings international experts to Perth

If you’re ever facing a devastating disease diagnosis, you’ll want the best medical care possible and access to the best scientific minds in your home State, working with local doctors…

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