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2014/10/28 14:55
2014/10/28 14:55
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Federal government proposals would overhaul the criteria for university research funding so academics focus more on the commercial returns of their work. Federal government proposals would overhaul...
2014/10/28 14:55
2014/10/28 14:55
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2014/10/28 02:12
2014/10/28 02:12
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Dr Mark Hobart is a principled and courageous man. Sunshine GP Dr Hobart is being investigated by the Medical Board of Victoria because he would not refer a couple for an abortion. Dr Mark Hobart is...
2014/10/28 00:26
2014/10/28 00:26
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Australia's first bionic eye recipient wants involvement in future technology trials Dianne Ashworth was 24 and had just had her first son when she was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, a...
2014/10/27 22:24
2014/10/27 22:24
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Cervical cancer vaccine pioneer Professor Ian Frazer. Photo: Paul Harris There are many legendary partnerships in science. Marie and Pierre Curie, who discovered radioactivity, and Francis Crick and...
2014/10/27 14:24
2014/10/27 14:24
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Contrast: Scans of an Alzheimer's sufferer's brain, top, and a normal brain, below. Work on a simple blood test that could help identify and prevent one of the biggest health concerns facing...
2014/10/27 11:34
2014/10/27 11:34
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ADELAIDE researchers are developing a way to turn off pain using a genetic switch, delivered up the spine by a harmless virus. The clue to stopping pain at its source emerged in an unusual way – from...
2014/10/27 08:29
2014/10/27 08:29
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MELBOURNE researchers are trialling the use of a drug to stop brain bleeds spreading, in what they hope will be the first treatment for the most devastating type of stroke. There are no proven...
2014/10/24 02:55
2014/10/24 02:55
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A study by the Australian National University (ANU) could lead to an overhaul of the tests used to assess whether older drivers are fit to drive. In the 53 years John Robinson has been driving he's...
2014/10/23 13:47
2014/10/23 13:47
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HAVING an idea that could change the world but no money to develop it was ­unthinkable to Sydney ­scientist Ben McNeil. So he launched thinkable.org — a crowd funding website for people to contribute...
2014/10/23 13:27
2014/10/23 13:27
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We all know seals are cute but could a robotic baby harp seal help to treat and ease the symptoms of dementia? We all know seals are cute but could a robotic baby harp seal help to treat and ease the...
2014/10/23 02:27
2014/10/23 02:27
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Research seeking better treatments for heart disease, cancer and chronic pain has led to a major award and a $50,000 grant for the University of Queensland’s Professor David Craik. Professor Craik,...
2014/10/22 23:46
2014/10/22 23:46
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The Commonwealth received expert medical advice more than 25 years ago warning Canberra's death rate to mesothelioma would almost certainly rise if people lived with Mr Fluffy insulation and that...
2014/10/22 16:17
2014/10/22 16:17
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Early Intervention Could Boost Education Levels Newswise — Taking steps from an early age to improve childhood education skills could raise overall population levels of academic achievement by as...
2014/10/21 20:16
2014/10/21 20:16
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A hookworm. The hookworm has been shown to release substances that calm the immune system. Photo / Thinkstock When you're sick, you want the most effective treatment to help get you back on your...
2014/10/21 08:05
2014/10/21 08:05
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Thousands are expected to turn out for the walk, including Brittnei Brown (inset, back), her sister Chelsea (right) and their cousin, Brodie Anthony (front. Four to six thousand children and their...
2014/10/20 04:27
2014/10/20 04:27
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University of Queensland researchers will play a key role in a new $39 million research centre working to unravel the secrets of the immune system. The Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of...
2014/10/19 01:02
2014/10/19 01:02
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NHMRC funding results reaffirm University of Sydney's leadership in health and medical research19 October 2014 The University of Sydney has won more than $65 million in new National Health and...
2014/10/17 13:21
2014/10/17 13:21
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... proves homeopathy DOESN'T work ': Scientist swallows 50 homeopathic sleeping pills in one go - and says she doesn't feel drowsy at all Yvette d’Entremont is a forensic chemist from Southern...
2014/10/17 07:27
2014/10/17 07:27
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Australia’s first Centre of Research Excellence in Chronic Kidney Disease will be established at The University of Queensland with a $2.5 million grant announced today. The grant featured in today’s...
2014/10/16 18:31
2014/10/16 18:31
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It might not be obvious on the scales, but healthy eating and increased physical activity from walking during pregnancy is directly associated with a range of improved outcomes at birth, according to...
2014/10/28 14:55
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