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The research areas include healthcare and life sciences. The main research areas are:
Molecular and Structural Biology and Biochemistry: the research area 1 encompasses molecular synthesis, modification and interaction, biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology, metabolism, and signal transduction.
Physiology, Pathophysiology, including Cardiovascular disease and Endocrinology: the research area 2 encompasses organ physiology, pathophysiology, endocrinology, metabolism, ageing, tumorigenesis, cardiovascular disease, and metabolic syndrome.
Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology: the research area 3 encompasses molecular and population genetics, genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics, bioinformatics, computational biology, biostatistics, biological modelling and simulation, systems biology, and genetic epidemiology.
Cellular and Developmental Biology: the research area 4 encompasses cell biology, cell physiology, signal transduction, organogenesis, developmental genetics, and stem cell biology.
Neurosciences and Neural Disorders: the research area 5 encompasses neurobiology, neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neurochemistry, neuropharmacology, neuroimaging, systems neuroscience, and neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Immunity and Infection: the research area 6 encompasses the immune system and related disorders, infectious agents and diseases, and prevention and treatment of infection.
Diagnostic Tools, Therapies and Public Health: the research area 7 encompasses aetiology, diagnosis and treatment of disease, public health, epidemiology, pharmacology, clinical medicine, regenerative medicine, and medical ethics.