Pioneering collaboration to fight flu

Griffith University is taking on the deadly flu virus through an innovative partnership with German research institutes.

Researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine (ITEM) have teamed up with the Hannover Medical School (MHH) and Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics on the Gold Coast for the
project called ‘iCAIR – Fraunhofer International Consortium for Anti-Infective Research’ to develop new anti-infective drugs.

This project will discover new treatments that combat respiratory viruses including influenza virus and respiratory infection-causing bacteria and fungi.

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