Understanding how cells die

Dr Ivan Poon

NHMRC Research Fellow, College of Science, Health and Engineering
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Big FAT Idea - Understanding cell death

World-first research has captured the complex stages of the death of a human white blood cell using time-lapse microscopy – a unique phenomenon never seen before.

Dr Ivan Poon, based at the La Trobe Institute of Molecular Science, speaks about his discovery and its implications for future treatment of disease.

Ivan's research has also been featured in the news including the Herald Sun, The Australian and The Age

Read more about this groundbreaking research.