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Our favourite feathered friend!

The new book “Penguin Bloom: The odd little bird who saved a family” is a true story of hope and courage. It begins with a shocking accident, in which our friend and mother of three, Sam Bloom, suffers a near…

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Pedalling from Perth to Melbourne

In 2009 a fit, young Sam Berry was involved in a terrible bicycle accident that left him with five broken vertebrae and just a “paper-width” between full recovery and never being able to walk again. Thankfully for Sam, it was…

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Travel Grant awarded to Chris Turner

Working under Dr Lachlan Thompson at the Florey Institute, Christopher Turner is in the third year of his PhD studies. His project involves stem cell based therapies for the regrowth of neurons in spinal cord injury focusing on the survival and integration…

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