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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Impotence and optimism: The life of a cancer scientist550 working years — equivalent to a combined salary cost of $66 million — apply
Impotence and optimism: The life of a cancer scientist
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
550 working years — equivalent to a combined salary cost of $66 million — applying to our federal funding scheme (the National Health and Medical Research Council). This system is so stretched that less than 15 per cent of funding applications... Read more
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The Washington Times
Born gay, transgender lacks science evidencesiblings (who are genetically unrelated). Mr. Bailey replicated those results
Born gay, transgender lacks science evidence
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
siblings (who are genetically unrelated). Mr. Bailey replicated those results in a 2000 study using the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Twin Registry, finding higher concordance rates with regard to sexual... Read more
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Swissinfo
Why alternative therapies are covered by health insurancelarge-scale clinical testing is the most recognised form of scientific evidence
Why alternative therapies are covered by health insurance
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
large-scale clinical testing is the most recognised form of scientific evidence. The homeopathy studies conducted by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of the Australian Government in 2013 and 2015 have been deemed the most... Read more
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University of Queensland
Stand up at work and be countednext step for us now is to adapt this intervention for wide-scale use by workpl
Stand up at work and be counted
University of Queensland / Posted 4 days ago
next step for us now is to adapt this intervention for wide-scale use by workplaces.” The research was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), the Victorian Government and VicHealth’s Creating Healthy Workplaces... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
QUT molecular microbiologist developing new therapies to beat bacterial superbugsprevent and treat multidrug resistant urinary tract infection in preclinical an
QUT molecular microbiologist developing new therapies to beat bacterial superbugs
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
prevent and treat multidrug resistant urinary tract infection in preclinical animal models. Through two ongoing National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) project grants involving collaboration with leading experts in Australia... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Is It Legal For Your Employer To Fire You Over Your Tattoos?employer had an issue with your tattoo, is it legal for them to fire you over i
Is It Legal For Your Employer To Fire You Over Your Tattoos?
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 5 days ago
employer had an issue with your tattoo, is it legal for them to fire you over it? Let’s find out. In a 2012 study by the National Health and Medical Research Council, it found that one in seven Australians have at least one tattoo (although many... Read more
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University of Sydney News
What dads want – Australian-first online, father-friendly, parenting programDadds, the director of the University of Sydney’s Child Behaviour Research Clin
What dads want – Australian-first online, father-friendly, parenting program
University of Sydney News / Posted 6 days ago
Dadds, the director of the University of Sydney’s Child Behaviour Research Clinic and a principal research fellow at the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). “By and large it’s the mothers who seek help, talking to female... Read more
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University of Queensland
Australia’s longest-running women’s health study to add children’s datadifference to the lives of Australian families now and into the future.” ALSWH
Australia’s longest-running women’s health study to add children’s data
University of Queensland / Posted 6 days ago
difference to the lives of Australian families now and into the future.” ALSWH is a joint project involving researchers from UQ and the University of Newcastle, and the MatCH sub-study is funded by the National Health and Medical Research Co... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Researchers develop protein to cure Malaria and protect against re-infection"This would be a completely new way of treating malaria by stimulating a person
Researchers develop protein to cure Malaria and protect against re-infection
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
"This would be a completely new way of treating malaria by stimulating a person's own immune system to destroy the parasites." The research was funded by Australia's National Health and Medical Research Council and the Australian Research Co... Read more
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New Kerala
Protein that offers cure for Malaria - newkerala.com #106629"This would be a completely new way of treating malaria by stimulating a person
Protein that offers cure for Malaria - newkerala.com #106629
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
"This would be a completely new way of treating malaria by stimulating a person's own immune system to destroy the parasites." The research was funded by Australia's National Health and Medical Research Council and the Australian Research Co... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Scientists find potential malaria cure with synthetic proteinway to use that finding into looking into how we might cure the disease in huma
Scientists find potential malaria cure with synthetic protein
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
way to use that finding into looking into how we might cure the disease in humans." The research was funded by Australia's National Health and Medical Research Council and the Australian Research Council. The findings have been published in the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Monday, August 8, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
Monday, August 8, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Monday, August 8, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
Monday, August 8, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Monday, August 8, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
Monday, August 8, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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The North West Star
Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
Sunday, August 7, 2016
The North West Star / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
Sunday, August 7, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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The Courier
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
14 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
Sunday, August 7, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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The Young Witness
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Western Advocate
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
STATE OF THE NATION: Sunday, August 7, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Sunday, August 7, 2016clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
Sunday, August 7, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggsclinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggs
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggsclinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggs
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
5 related stories
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The Young Witness
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggsclinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggs
The Young Witness / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
5 related stories
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Western Advocate
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggsclinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggs
Western Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
5 related stories
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Daily Liberal
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggsclinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
IVF clinics caught out offering cash for sperm and eggs
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
IVF clinics caught out offering cash to sperm and egg donorsclinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which
IVF clinics caught out offering cash to sperm and egg donors
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
clinics have been caught offering flat payments to egg and sperm donors, which could constitute an illegal inducement. The National Health and Medical Research Council has written to all IVF clinics around Australia advising it is aware that "a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Stem cell clinics exploiting loop holes to sell treatments: expertsthey were all exploiting a regulatory loophole. "The Australian Academy of Sci
Stem cell clinics exploiting loop holes to sell treatments: experts
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
they were all exploiting a regulatory loophole. "The Australian Academy of Science, the NSW Medical Board and the NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council), all put in submissions to the TGA in early 2015 when there was a call for... Read more
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University of Sydney News
Dubious marketing of stem cell therapies revealedown body for use in autologous stem cell transplants. The Medical Council of NS
Dubious marketing of stem cell therapies revealed
University of Sydney News / Posted 23 days ago
own body for use in autologous stem cell transplants. The Medical Council of NSW, Australian Academy of Science and the National Health and Medical Research Council proposed much stronger regulations, but the Therapeutic Goods Association has... Read more
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Sky News Australia
New approach to suicide preventionas a first for Australia, LifeSpan was developed by researchers at the Black Do
New approach to suicide prevention
Sky News Australia / Posted 24 days ago
as a first for Australia, LifeSpan was developed by researchers at the Black Dog Institute and the federal government's National Health and Medical Research Council in partnership with clinicians, community organisations, indigenous health... Read more
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The Courier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
The Courier / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
66 related stories
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The Young Witness
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
The Young Witness / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
66 related stories
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Western Advocate
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
Western Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
66 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
Kiama Independent / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
66 related stories
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Manning River Times
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
Manning River Times / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
66 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
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The North West Star
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
The North West Star / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
66 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
Daily Liberal / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
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The Border Mail
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It could be common by 2066
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
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The Age
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It's likely to happen again and again.heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier
Shocked that a woman can have a baby in her 60s? It's likely to happen again and again.
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
heard of more menopausal and post-menopausal women doing this? The main barrier is ethical guidance given to doctors by the National Health and Medical Research Council which says they must prioritise the best interests of the potential child. With... Read more
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University of Queensland
International team set to fight superbug hordesinternational capacity by fostering post-graduate and post-doctoral fellow rese
International team set to fight superbug hordes
University of Queensland / Posted 27 days ago
international capacity by fostering post-graduate and post-doctoral fellow research.” The CRE has been funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and will use research facilities at the RBWH Herston campus. Media: Kim... Read more
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University of Queensland
International team set to fight superbug hordeinternational capacity by fostering post-graduate and post-doctoral fellow rese
International team set to fight superbug horde
University of Queensland / Posted 30 days ago
international capacity by fostering post-graduate and post-doctoral fellow research.” The CRE has been funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and will use research facilities at the RBWH Herston campus. Media: Kim... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Time to talk gender choiceDr Naguesh Gaunekar, who said science is likely to ram up against ethical bound
Time to talk gender choice
The Daily Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
Dr Naguesh Gaunekar, who said science is likely to ram up against ethical boundaries increasingly into the future. The National Health and Medical Research Council recently released its draft guidelines surrounding IVF changes, which proposed... Read more

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