Toxoplasmic Type 2 Diabetes: Aus Molan, 2016 ECU 3MT Finalist
Aus Molan, PhD student at Edith Cowan University’s School of Medical and Health Sciences, presents his research as a finalist in the 2016 ECU Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) Competition.
Aus discusses his research into the links between cats, parasites, inflammation and Type 2 Diabetes. If proven, the association between toxoplasma and diabetes could be used to reduce the global burden of disease from diabetes.
The 3MT® challenges higher degree by research students to present their theses to an intelligent but non-specialist audience in just three minutes, with only one PowerPoint slide.
For more information about the 3MT® competition at Edith Cowan University, visit: http://www.ecu.edu.au/research/week/3mt-competition