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Douglas Hilton


Professor Douglas Hilton is a professor of medical biology.

Professor Douglas Hilton is the 6th director of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute in its 95-year history. He is also Research Professor of Medical Biology and Head of the Department of Medical Biology at Melbourne University. In recent years, he’s established a genomics program to identify targets for the development of new medicines.

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