Human Liver Organoids
Professor Kumar Visvanathan
We derive liver organoids from primary liver tissue of donors with hepatocellular carcinoma, to study the innate immune response and cytotoxicity towards tumour cells and hepatitis infected cells.
Dr Julie Nigro
Ms Kerry Breheney
Ms Kaylene Cheng
Previous Researchers: Dr Rosemary Millen, Ms Jackie Yu, Ms Rachel Morris
Dr Robert Ramsay
Professor Peter Revill
Previous Collaborators: Professor Nicholas Shackel
Australian Centre for HIV and Hepatitis
St Vincent’s Hospital Research Endowment Fund
The CASS Foundation.
This research project is available to Honours students to join as part of their thesis.
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