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Queensland Times
Milton puts people of Oxley electorate first on the listpeople and that is a big lesson I have learned from my mum." Mr Dick grew up o
Milton puts people of Oxley electorate first on the list
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
people and that is a big lesson I have learned from my mum." Mr Dick grew up on the south side of Brisbane, studied at the University of Queensland and started work in Inala 23 years ago for then federal MP David Beddall, where he learned... Read more
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Canberra Times
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we thinknot worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Inst
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we think
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
not worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Institute for Business and Economics, at the University of Queensland, peered into the future and ran their best guesses through a model of the economy, that's just... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we thinknot worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Inst
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we think
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
not worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Institute for Business and Economics, at the University of Queensland, peered into the future and ran their best guesses through a model of the economy, that's just... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we thinknot worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Inst
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we think
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
not worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Institute for Business and Economics, at the University of Queensland, peered into the future and ran their best guesses through a model of the economy, that's just... Read more
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WA Today
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we thinknot worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Inst
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we think
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
not worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Institute for Business and Economics, at the University of Queensland, peered into the future and ran their best guesses through a model of the economy, that's just... Read more
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The Age
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we thinknot worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Inst
The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we think
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
not worse. And when the ANZ Bank's chief economist unit and the Australian Institute for Business and Economics, at the University of Queensland, peered into the future and ran their best guesses through a model of the economy, that's just... Read more
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Raw Story
Large parts of Great Barrier Reef ‘dead in 20 years’the 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia’s east coast. Ove Hoegh-G
Large parts of Great Barrier Reef ‘dead in 20 years’
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
the 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia’s east coast. Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, from the Global Change Institute at the University of Queensland, who published a controversial study in 1999 forecasting such an event, said his predictions... Read more
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PhysOrg
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientiststhe 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia's east coast. Ove Hoegh-G
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientists
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
the 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia's east coast. Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, from the Global Change Institute at the University of Queensland, who published a controversial study in 1999 forecasting such an event, said his predictions... Read more
12 related stories
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientiststhe 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia's east coast. Ove Hoegh-G
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientists
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
the 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia's east coast. Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, from the Global Change Institute at the University of Queensland, who published a controversial study in 1999 forecasting such an event, said his predictions... Read more
12 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: Scientiststhe 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia's east coast. Ove Hoegh-G
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: Scientists
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
the 2,300 kilometre (1,430 miles) site off Australia's east coast. Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, from the Global Change Institute at the University of Queensland, who published a controversial study in 1999 forecasting such an event, said his predictions... Read more
12 related stories
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Florida zoo defends decision not to kill tiger that attacked keeperfrom Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her
Florida zoo defends decision not to kill tiger that attacked keeper
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
from Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her Masters degree in Conservation Biology from the University of Queensland in Australia, according to the Palm Beach Zoo's official Facebook page. Stacey Konwiser (left)... Read more
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FOX News
Cardiac rehab may still benefit oldest patientsCarl Lavie, medical director of cardiac rehabilitation and prevention at the Jo
Cardiac rehab may still benefit oldest patients
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Carl Lavie, medical director of cardiac rehabilitation and prevention at the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute at the University of Queensland School of Medicine in New Orleans, said fitness is a crucial component of health and... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
UQ still Australia’s number one in Nature IndexThe University of Queensland is again Australia’s highest-ranking institution o
UQ still Australia’s number one in Nature Index
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
The University of Queensland is again Australia’s highest-ranking institution on the Nature Index, further strengthening its global reputation as a top-tier research organisation. Faculty of Science researchers again are strongly represented in the... Read more
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University of Queensland
Queensland researchers unite to fight Zikafunding of $50,000 has helped unite Brisbane-based researchers in the battle ag
Queensland researchers unite to fight Zika
University of Queensland / Posted 4 days ago
funding of $50,000 has helped unite Brisbane-based researchers in the battle against Zika virus. Researchers at The University of Queensland and the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute are using a $50,000 Australian Infectious... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Have firearm homicides and suicides dropped since Port Arthur as a result of John Howard's reforms?from this collection are not publicly available. Suzanna Fay-Ramirez, a crimin
Have firearm homicides and suicides dropped since Port Arthur as a result of John Howard's reforms?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
from this collection are not publicly available. Suzanna Fay-Ramirez, a criminologist in the School of Social Science at the University of Queensland, said that would not affect the assessment of Mr Howard's claim, as the relevant data from... Read more
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University of Queensland
US Academy of Pediatrics advocates UQ parenting programThe University of Queensland-developed Triple P – Positive Parenting Program ha
US Academy of Pediatrics advocates UQ parenting program
University of Queensland / Posted 4 days ago
The University of Queensland-developed Triple P – Positive Parenting Program has been included in US policy recommendations to reduce the toxic effects of poverty on children’s health. The American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended that... Read more
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The Huffington Post
5 Ways Sleep Deprivation Makes You Bad At Your Jobfrom similar brain mechanisms that relate to ignoring the outside world," Leoni
5 Ways Sleep Deprivation Makes You Bad At Your Job
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
from similar brain mechanisms that relate to ignoring the outside world," Leonie Kirszenblat, a neuroscience researcher at the University of Queensland and the study’s lead author, told The Huffington Post for a previous article.5. Sleep loss... Read more
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University of Queensland
From big cities to small islands, Australia-Indonesia research will deliverand environmental challenges will be the first to benefit from close to half a
From big cities to small islands, Australia-Indonesia research will deliver
University of Queensland / Posted 5 days ago
and environmental challenges will be the first to benefit from close to half a million dollars of joint investment by The University of Queensland and Indonesia’s national research organisation, the Indonesia Institute of Science (LIPI). In... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bad economic times mean booming ukulele sales, say expertstough, it's well documented, that people still want entertainment." Dr Bruce L
Bad economic times mean booming ukulele sales, say experts
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
tough, it's well documented, that people still want entertainment." Dr Bruce Littleboy, a senior economics lecturer from the University of Queensland said there was a clear relationship between people's spending habits and market patterns,... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Florida zoo says keeper broke rules before tiger killer herfrom Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her
Florida zoo says keeper broke rules before tiger killer her
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
from Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her Masters degree in Conservation Biology from the University of Queensland in Australia, according to the Palm Beach Zoo's official Facebook page. Stacey Konwiser (left)... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Florida keeper broke rules before tiger killed her, zoo saysfrom Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her
Florida keeper broke rules before tiger killed her, zoo says
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
from Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her Masters degree in Conservation Biology from the University of Queensland in Australia, according to the Palm Beach Zoo's official Facebook page. Stacey Konwiser (left)... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Florida keeper broke rules before tiger killed her, zoo saysfrom Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her
Florida keeper broke rules before tiger killed her, zoo says
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
from Mount Holyoke College with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and received her Masters degree in Conservation Biology from the University of Queensland in Australia, according to the Palm Beach Zoo's official Facebook page. Stacey Konwiser (left)... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Zika virus boffins go out on a limbJonathan Darbro feeds mosquitoes with his own arm in order to conduct research.
Zika virus boffins go out on a limb
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Jonathan Darbro feeds mosquitoes with his own arm in order to conduct research. Picture: Jono Searle Queensland Health and the University of Queensland are collaborating to produce a new test by developing a synthetic Zika virus protein. The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Corals most important for building reefs are now in sharp declineother man-made stressors. Professor John Pandolfi from the ARC Centre of Excel
Corals most important for building reefs are now in sharp decline
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
other man-made stressors. Professor John Pandolfi from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (Coral CoE) at the University of Queensland (UQ) says the fast-growing, reef-building, branching Acropora, or 'staghorn', corals are... Read more
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International Business Times
Staghorn coral: Species responsible for reef growth in sharp decline after 60 million years of prosperity reefs. They are an important habitat for fish, and can dissipate as much as 97%
Staghorn coral: Species responsible for reef growth in sharp decline after 60 million years of prosperity
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
reefs. They are an important habitat for fish, and can dissipate as much as 97% of incoming wave energy. Researchers from the University of Queensland studied fossil records of staghorn coral and sea-level rise data, to find how the coral is being... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Pregnant Australian woman to sleep on 'straw mat' in Singapore jailstudent Ai Takagi and former student Yang Kaiheng with their legal team earlier
Pregnant Australian woman to sleep on 'straw mat' in Singapore jail
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
student Ai Takagi and former student Yang Kaiheng with their legal team earlier in the case. Photo: Aristotle Eng The University of Queensland student running a website in Singapore last year, fell foul of the country's sedition laws,... Read more
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The North West Star
Melanie Floyd, 28, dies of head injuries in hospitalsuspect in Ms Floyd's death, it is now a murder investigation. Channel Nine ha
Melanie Floyd, 28, dies of head injuries in hospital
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
suspect in Ms Floyd's death, it is now a murder investigation. Channel Nine has reported the man to be a PhD candidate at the University of Queensland. He has also reportedly engaged the services of a lawyer. Paramedics rushed Ms Floyd to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
The upside of a bad moodof bad moods can be mitigated by the person you are was released last year by a
The upside of a bad mood
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
of bad moods can be mitigated by the person you are was released last year by a team of scholars, two of whom were from the University of Queensland and Bond University. The researchers found that entering into a bad mood was a warning signal... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Nationwide study examines science of how kids learnJason Mattingley monitors the brain activity recorded as students solved proble
Nationwide study examines science of how kids learn
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Jason Mattingley monitors the brain activity recorded as students solved problems in an experimental classroom at the University of Queensland. "In the laboratory we can literally look moment-to-moment and work out when the brain is in... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad saysin 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 199
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad says
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
in 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 1992. He is an Adjunct Professor in History at the University of Queensland, a former journalist and is the author of several books in the fields of parliament, politics,... Read more
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News Mail
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad saysin 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 199
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad says
News Mail / Posted 10 days ago
in 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 1992. He is an Adjunct Professor in History at the University of Queensland, a former journalist and is the author of several books in the fields of parliament, politics,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad saysin 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 199
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad says
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
in 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 1992. He is an Adjunct Professor in History at the University of Queensland, a former journalist and is the author of several books in the fields of parliament, politics,... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad saysin 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 199
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad says
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
in 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 1992. He is an Adjunct Professor in History at the University of Queensland, a former journalist and is the author of several books in the fields of parliament, politics,... Read more
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Queensland Times
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad saysin 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 199
Councillor complaints system to be reviewed Trad says
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
in 2007-8 and chaired the Electoral and Administrative Review Commission in 1992. He is an Adjunct Professor in History at the University of Queensland, a former journalist and is the author of several books in the fields of parliament, politics,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Polyunsaturated fats may not prevent heart disease, new study suggestsfat seem a little less certain than we thought," said Lennert Veerman, a senior
Polyunsaturated fats may not prevent heart disease, new study suggests
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
fat seem a little less certain than we thought," said Lennert Veerman, a senior lecturer in the School of Public Health at the University of Queensland in an editorial in the journal BMJ where Dr Ramsden's study of the reanalysed data was published... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ still Australia’s number one in influential Nature IndexThe University of Queensland is again Australia’s highest-ranking institution o
UQ still Australia’s number one in influential Nature Index
University of Queensland / Posted 11 days ago
The University of Queensland is again Australia’s highest-ranking institution on the Nature Index, further strengthening its global reputation as a top-tier research organisation. The index rates institutions and countries according to the number... Read more
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University of Queensland
New fellowship to power future solar researchResearch into advanced solar-energy harvesting at the University of Queensland
New fellowship to power future solar research
University of Queensland / Posted 11 days ago
Research into advanced solar-energy harvesting at the University of Queensland is getting a fresh spark, thanks to the inaugural Westpac research fellowships. Dr Ivan Kassal from UQ’s ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems was... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Scientists resort to advertising to get Great Barrier Reef crisis in Queensland paperthe coral bleaching event had been wildly exaggerated,” said Ove Hoegh-Guldberg
Scientists resort to advertising to get Great Barrier Reef crisis in Queensland paper
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
the coral bleaching event had been wildly exaggerated,” said Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, director of the Global Change Institute at the University of Queensland and one of the signatories of the letter. The letter explains that it is the worst bleaching... Read more
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MedCity News
ResApp brings in $12.5M for technology designed to treat respiratory diseaseidentifying both the type and severity of an ailment. A research team, led by
ResApp brings in $12.5M for technology designed to treat respiratory disease
MedCity News / Posted 11 days ago
identifying both the type and severity of an ailment. A research team, led by Associate Professor Udantha Abeyratne at The University of Queensland, has pioneered algorithms that accurately characterize the state of patients’ respiratory... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
“This is the worst coral bleaching episode in Australia’s history”strong El Niño, and this has caused the Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest
“This is the worst coral bleaching episode in Australia’s history”
ScienceBlogs / Posted 11 days ago
strong El Niño, and this has caused the Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest reef ecosystem, to crash. According to the University of Queensland Global Change Institute Director Ove Hoeghguldberg, “From the tip of Cape York to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Scientists haven’t seen anything like it2016 for a paper published by researchers from ARC Centre of Excellence for Cor
Scientists haven’t seen anything like it
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
2016 for a paper published by researchers from ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook University and the University of Queensland in collaboration with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration USA. The paper,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offendersin its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offenders
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
in its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "Strangulation is such a serious action," the University of Queensland TIC Beirne School of Law academic said. "It leads to all sorts of harms including long-term... Read more
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University of Queensland
From antibiotics to explosives – UQ research attracts Advance Queensland fundsA new way to detect explosives and an alternative to antibiotics for animals ar
From antibiotics to explosives – UQ research attracts Advance Queensland funds
University of Queensland / Posted 11 days ago
A new way to detect explosives and an alternative to antibiotics for animals are among 19 research projects at The University of Queensland to secure funding to build the state’s future. The Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland Research... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offendersin its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offenders
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
in its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "Strangulation is such a serious action," the University of Queensland TIC Beirne School of Law academic said. "It leads to all sorts of harms including long-term... Read more
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Queensland Times
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offendersin its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offenders
Queensland Times / Posted 11 days ago
in its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "Strangulation is such a serious action," the University of Queensland TIC Beirne School of Law academic said. "It leads to all sorts of harms including long-term... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offendersin its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offenders
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
in its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "Strangulation is such a serious action," the University of Queensland TIC Beirne School of Law academic said. "It leads to all sorts of harms including long-term... Read more
5 related stories
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News Mail
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offendersin its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "
Harsher penalties for domestic violence offenders
News Mail / Posted 11 days ago
in its own right was important recognition of the impacts of these assaults. "Strangulation is such a serious action," the University of Queensland TIC Beirne School of Law academic said. "It leads to all sorts of harms including long-term... Read more
5 related stories
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cancer researchers find protein link that could boost detection and treatmentlevels of the protein were low among many people with aggressive brain cancer.
Cancer researchers find protein link that could boost detection and treatment
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
levels of the protein were low among many people with aggressive brain cancer. The research conducted by scientists at the University of Queensland and QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute in Brisbane suggests the protein could be used to... Read more
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University of Queensland
Scientists identify link between brain development and cancerResearchers at The University of Queensland and the QIMR Berghofer Medical Rese
Scientists identify link between brain development and cancer
University of Queensland / Posted 12 days ago
Researchers at The University of Queensland and the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute have identified a protein whichplays a key role in brain cancer, opening the door to potential new treatments. The scientists found that the NFIB protein,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘It’s like 10 cyclones have come ashore’2016 for a paper published by researchers from ARC Centre of Excellence for Cor
‘It’s like 10 cyclones have come ashore’
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
2016 for a paper published by researchers from ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook University and the University of Queensland in collaboration with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration USA. The paper,... Read more
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