Melinda Tursky has specialised in the field of normal and malignant human hematopoiesis and has a strong translational interest in the pathogenesis of hematological cancers. Melinda is highly proficient in the use of in vitro and in vivo assays for normal and malignant hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells, determination of self-renewal, expansion and lineage specific differentiation capabilities, and the use of induced pluripotent stem cells for the investigation of hematopoietic disorders and leukemic progression and the testing of targeted therapeutics.
Professor David Ma and Associate Professor John Moore conduct several clinical and laboratory based research projects at St Vincent's Centre for Applied Medical Research. Contact us for more information. We are available for supervision of Biomed, ILP, Honours, Haematology Advanced Trainees, Masters and PhD students who are Australian permanent residents or citizens. Competitive full and top-up scholarships available.