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Excellent research is fundamental to the development of lifesaving treatments and better diagnostics.

The Perkins combines world-class research laboratories and collaborative teams to pursue excellence in medical science with a focus on translating our research breakthroughs into better health for our community. Our teams have more than 400 research and clinical staff working together to reach toward new medical solutions and bring them closer.





Perkins researchers Prof Jonas Nilsson and Dr Peter Lau at lab bench with equipment

WA melanoma research featured at global Oncology congress

Breakthrough research from the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research that explores possible new treatments for melanoma will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting.…

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Dr Elena Juan Pardo in qhite lab coat and Dr Abdul Ihdayid in dark suit.

3D Printed heart valves to be commercialised

Cutting-edge biopolymer 3D-printed heart valve technology to be commercialised in Australia to help millions globally suffering from aortic stenosis. CUREator, Australia’s national biotech incubator, funds Western Australian biomedical engineering and…

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Dr Kieran Mulroney in white lab coat and Dr Aron Chakera in dark suit

Antibiotics resistance solution to be commercialised

Breakthrough diagnostic technology to be commercialised in Australia in race to save millions globally from antibiotic resistant sepsis. CUREator funds Western Australian research team to develop life-saving technology through the…

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