Research work gets gong

Monash BDI PhD student Mr Steven Heaton
Monash BDI PhD student Mr Steven Heaton

Mr Steven Heaton, a Monash BDI PhD student under the supervision of Dr Natalie Borg, has been featured in the Greater Dandenong Leader for his recent achievement having beaten more than 1,000 applicants from around the world to win the Sparrho Early Career Researcher Prize. This international prize recognises a researcher's passion for their field, and excellence in the communication of their ground- brekaing scientific research. Steven's work explores how cells 'know' they have become infected, and how they 'choose' their immune response out of hundreds of options.

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