[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1047025]
A/Pr Martha Lappas
Brief description Being born too early is the major cause of perinatal morbidity and mortality and accounts for the majority of neonatal deaths. The aim of this project is to gain a better understanding of the mechanisms involved in premature birth with a view to future development of clinically useful interventions to reduce the high rates of mortality and long-term disability.
Funding Amount $AUD 460,904.46
Funding Scheme Career Development Fellowships
RD Wright Biomedical CDF