Rebecca awarded UQ Fellowship

The University of Queensland Fellowships aim to retain researchers of exceptional calibre at the University. By investing in the best and brightest talent, these Fellowships facilitate a trajectory of continued excellence and impact in research at UQ, with the aim to developing elite professionals who create change in society. This year, competition for these awards has been very strong and Dr Coll's success recognises the very high quality of her research as an early career researcher.

Rebecca awarded UQ Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr Rebecca Coll who was awarded a University of Queensland Fellowship. The three year fellowship commencing in 2016, was awarded to Rebecca to facilitate her research into ‘Defining the mechanism of action of MCC950, a small-molecule inhibitor of NLRP3 for the treatment of inflammatory diseases’.


This Research-Industry UQ Fellowship will provide the prerequisite training and experiences that will ensure Dr Coll can work effectively in research-industry partnerships or in industry positions.


Read more about Rebecca Coll.



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ABOUT Inflammasome Lab

Inflammasome Lab is a group of researchers led by Prof Kate Schroder at the Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland.
We seek to unravel the secrets of inflammasomes – protein complexes at the heart of inflammation and disease – to allow for new therapies to fight human diseases.