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New lab up for the fight

A new biosecure immunology lab heralds a new era in the battle against infectious disease.

Discovery signals malaria downfall

Deakin researchers have discovered a gateway that could lead to the eradication of malaria.

Making a difference

Neil Archbold Memorial travel awards presented to PhD researchers.

Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology


The Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), located on Deakin's Burwood Campus, conducts research of the highest international standard in the area of molecular and cellular biology to solve both fundamental and practical problems relating to health and the environment. The Centre provides an outstanding research environment for PhD students and enriches the undergraduate teaching programs.


The CCMB provides advanced facilities and instrumentation to support a broad research agenda across molecular, cell, animal and plant biology.

Key Infrastructure

  • PC2 labs
  • FACS analysis
  • Atomic absorption spectroscopy
  • HPLC
  • Confocal microscopy
  • Fluorescence microscopy

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

27th February 2015