Archive for November 2017

Stewart Bartlett joins Ferronova as chief executive

Fantastic news as Stewart Bartlett joins Ferronova as chief executive. Stewart is Signostics co-founder and former chief operating officer and has successfully overseen the development of Signostic’s handheld ultrasound bladder scanner.

Stewart featured in the business section of the Advertiser.

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Funding from Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation scheme

Our collaboration with Professor Bernhard Wolfrum at the TUM has received a grant from the 2017 Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation scheme. This award will support joint research aimed at the development of point-of-care sensing devices for the detection of preeclampsia. Congratulation to Duy and Philip who coordinated the bid!

We look forward to host Bernhard and Philipp in June next year.

Farewell to Vy and Jean


Congratulation to Ana for her Endeavour Award

Congratulation to Ana for being awarded a 2018 Endeavour Research Fellowship!


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Congratulation to Giri for his Fulbright Postgraduate Award

Giri has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright Postgraduate Award – congratulation! This will strengthen our collaboration with Professor Eben Rosenthal at Stanford University.

Marnie awarded a New Adventure Fund grant

Congratulation to Marnie for being awarded a New Adventure Fund grant. Her project builds on the current collaboration with the Women’s and Children’s Hospital and is aimed at demonstrating the feasibility of performing Whole Exome Sequencing on fetal cells isolated from maternal blood towards the development of improved NIPT procedures.