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Life-Changing Research to Begin in Adelaide’s North

The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is proud to support research in South Australian hospitals dedicated to saving lives. It’s for this reason we’re excited to share the successful applicants of our inaugural grant round within the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network. read more


Getting to the Bottom of Gut Health

Can you imagine a faecal transplant saving your life? Enabled by THRF thanks to your support, Adelaide researchers have established the first public stool bank in Australia, designed to treat severe and chronic bowel conditions. Pioneering this life-changing work are Gastroenterologists based at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Dr Sam Costello and Dr Rob Bryant. read more


Winning the Fight Against Superbugs

With support from The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF), Dr Katharina Richter has developed a new gel treatment currently in clinical trials to fight superbugs or antibiotic-resistant bacteria like golden staph. read more