Raine Priming Grants 2014


The Raine Medical Research Foundation is pleased to announce the 2014 Raine Priming Grant awards. In making these awards the Research Committee acknowledged the outstanding work being conducted in Western Australia.

Congratulations go to the following recipients:

Melanie_McCoyDr Melanie McCoy

Raine Foundation / Alan Robson Fellow

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, UWA

Predicting response to neo-adjuvant chemo-radiotherapy in patients with rectal cancer


Kristyn-Bates-100-130Dr Kristyn Bates

School of Animal Biology, UWA

Helping the brain to heal itself: controlling cell function to improve repair after injury



Sonia-FernandezDr Sonia Fernandez

School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UWA

The effects of IFN-α on T and B cell homeostasis in HIV patients on antiretroviral therapy



SamMcLenachanDr Samuel McLenachan

Centre for Ophthalmological and Visual Sciences, UWA

Front to Back: Retinal Pigment Epithelium from Limbal Stem Cells



Jennifer_TicknerDr Jennifer Tickner

School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UWA

The role of Bcl2 S24P mutation in bone homeostasis