The Hon Mark Coure MP visit to SSMRF and the MRC

The Hon Mark Coure MP, NSW Minister for Multiculturalism, and Minister for Seniors and Member for Oatley visited the MRC on Friday, 13 May 2022. The team was able to showcase the value of medical research and share new projects that are underway while giving the Minister a tour of the lab and the state of art facilities on the St George Campus.

 

Naomi Strout, the Hon Mark Coure MP, Emad El-Omar and Jill Deering at the UNSW MRC office.
Naomi Strout, the Hon Mark Coure MP, Emad El-Omar and Jill Deering at the UNSW MRC office.

 

Chloe Hicks demonstrating to the Hon. Mark Coure MP a machine that helps the UNSW MRC team plate samples for qPCR, which is a technique used to detect whether bacteria is present. It can plate 384 samples by itself.
Chloe Hicks demonstrated to the Hon. Mark Coure MP a machine that helps the UNSW MRC team plate samples for qPCR, which is a technique used to detect whether bacteria is present. It can plate 384 samples by itself.

 

Chloe Hicks showing the Hon. Mark Coure MP a robot that helps the UNSW MRC team with DNA extraction and helps improve workflow dramatically! Instead of completing 24 samples a day, the team can complete over 100.
Chloe Hicks showed the Hon. Mark Coure MP a robot that helps the UNSW MRC team with DNA extraction and helps improve workflow dramatically! Instead of completing 24 samples a day, the team can complete over 100.

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