The vaccine we’re testing in Australia is based on a flu shot. Here’s how it could work against coronavirus
A new trial has begun in Victoria this week to evaluate a potential vaccine against COVID-19. The vaccine is called NVX-CoV2373 and is from a US biotech company, Novavax.
New initiative to support people with intellectual disabilities in the criminal justice system
The Centre for Innovative Justice has created a new online resource designed to help people with cognitive impairment and intellectual disabilities receive fairer treatment in Victoria’s criminal justice system.
New thinking: changing tack in the fight against viral infections
As the coronavirus pandemic highlights our deep vulnerability to novel viruses, researchers are bringing new ways of thinking to the development of desperately needed anti-viral treatments.
Could BCG, a 100-year-old vaccine for tuberculosis, protect against coronavirus?
A vaccine historically used to prevent tuberculosis is now among the contenders for a COVID-19 vaccine. So what is the BCG vaccine and how might it work against coronavirus? Experts in Immunology at RMIT discuss.