Eureka Prize for Infectious Diseases Research (Team Prize)

2019

Wai-Hong Tham and her team won The Australian Infectious Diseases Research Centre Eureka Prize for Infectious Diseases Research for their outstanding contribution to infectious diseases research. The malaria team’s successes include discovering novel vaccine candidates against P. vivax and developing the first ever blood test to identify recently-infected people for immediate antimalarial treatment, in an effort to halt further transmission.

Read more on this WEHI Article.