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New WMI Building Aims High

Shining in the morning sun, the rising white ribs of the new Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research seem to be reaching towards something.

The design of the nine-story building reflects the soaring aspirations of the more than 360 researchers, students and support staff inside.

It’s in these sunlight-filled spaces that long hours are spent in dedicated search of preventions and treatments for some of mankind’s most significant diseases. More...

Our Vision

The Westmead Millennium Institute will continue to grow as a world leader in medical research with the power to improve the health of all mankind. More...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Search on for glaucoma treatment

Researchers from the Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research are working to develop breakthrough in treatments for glaucoma, the leading cause of blindness in the world.

Photos sourced from Eye Health Vision Centres

The research by Dr Andrew White and his team at the Centre of Vision Research at Westmead Millennium Institute (WMI) are conducting stems from the results of an initial worldwide collaborative study on glaucoma which identified three new genetic regions and associated genes implicated in glaucoma.

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Seabed solution for cold sores

 The blue blood of abalone, a seabed delicacy, could be used to combat common cold sores and the related herpes virus following breakthrough research from the University of Sydney and Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research (WMI).

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