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PROF Bruce Kemp


  • Obesity, diabetes endurance performance, drug design
  • Protein Chemistry & Metabolism
  • Protein Phosphorylation



Selected publications


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Education and training

  • PhD, Flinders University of South Australia 1975
  • BAgSc, Adelaide University 1970

Awards and honors

  • Centenary Medal, Australian Government, 2003
  • Fellow of the Royal Society, 2002
  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, 2000
  • Max Planck Research Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and Max Planck Society, 1996
  • Lemberg Medal, Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 1996
  • Medal for Scientific Research, Biological Sciences, The Royal Society of Victoria, 1996
  • Rapid Diagnostics Award, Wellcome Australia, 1991
  • Medal for Medical Research and Technology Development, Wellcome Australia, 1990
  • L.K.B. Medal and Travelling Fellowship Award, Pharmacia, 1990
  • Newman Award for Excellence in AIDS Research, Australian National Council on AIDS, 1989
  • AIDS Trust of Australia, 1989
  • Selwyn Smith Prize for Medical Research, The University of Melbourne, 1988