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Gough Au

  • Research Scientist
  • Agency for Science Technology and Research
  • 8PublicationsNumber of items in Gough's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 9Followers


Dr Gough Au is a senior post doctoral researcher for Newcastle Innovation having completed his NHMRC Industry Research fellowship (2007-2011). He conducts research as a conjoint of The University of Newcastle and industry partner Viralytics Ltd. Gough's main research interest is in the development of naturally occurring viruses with selective anti-cancer properties, for the treatment of melanoma, multiple myeloma and malignant glioma.

Recent publications

  • Novel marker for recombination in the 3'-untranslated region of members of the species Human enterovirus A.

    • Kok C
    • Au G
  • Oncolysis of malignant human melanoma tumors by Coxsackieviruses A13, A15 and A18

    • Au G
    • Beagley L
    • Haley E
    • et al.

Professional experience

Research Scientist

Agency for Science, Technology and Research

September 2017 - Present

Post Doctoral Scientist

Newcastle Innovation

May 2011 - September 2017(6 years)

Post Doctoral Scientist

The University of Newcastle, Australia

May 2007 - May 2011(4 years)

Research Director

The University of Newcastle Research Associates (TUNRA) now Newcastle Innovation

August 2004 - May 2007(3 years)


Doctor of Philosophy [Immunology & Microbiology]

The University of Newcastle, Australia

February 2001 - September 2005(5 years)

Bachelor of Biomedical Science [Honours]

The University of Newcastle, Australia

March 2000 - December 2000(9 months)

Bachelor of Biomedical Science

The University of Newcastle, Australia

March 1997 - December 1999(3 years)

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