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The New Zealand Herald
Rifleman holds key to New Zealand's pastNew Zealand, only two now remain, the rock wren and the rifleman," said the stu
Rifleman holds key to New Zealand's past
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
New Zealand, only two now remain, the rock wren and the rifleman," said the study's lead author, Dr Kieren Mitchell, of the University of Adelaide. "Consequently, little is known about their evolution." Published in the journal Molecular... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers develop new test for early detection of patients' resistance to leukemia treatmentresearchers - based in the Cancer Theme at the South Australian Health & Medica
Researchers develop new test for early detection of patients' resistance to leukemia treatment
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
researchers - based in the Cancer Theme at the South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) and the University of Adelaide's School of Medicine - have developed a new test that they believe could be adopted by doctors... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announcedfirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announced
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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WA Today
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announcedfirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announced
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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The Young Witness
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Western Advocate
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Manning River Times
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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The North West Star
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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The Border Mail
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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The Courier
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third timefirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Man Booker Prize longlist 2016: Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee vying to win for third time
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announcedfirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announced
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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The Age
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announcedfirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announced
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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Canberra Times
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announcedfirst Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgr
Adelaide Uni's JM Coetzee in running to win his third Man Booker Prize as longlist announced
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
first Booker in 1983 for Life & Times of Michael K, and again in 1999 for Disgrace. Now a Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide, where he patrons the J.M Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, the linguist is also a prominent... Read more
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PhysOrg
New Zealand wren DNA analysis reshapes geological theoryspecies of mysterious New Zealand wrens may change theories around the country'
New Zealand wren DNA analysis reshapes geological theory
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
species of mysterious New Zealand wrens may change theories around the country's geological and evolutionary past. A University of Adelaide study into New Zealand's acanthisittid wrens has provided compelling evidence that, contrary to some... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sia leads US Billboard charts with number one hitweekly ranking of top-selling albums.Sia raises the profile of Adelaide music i
Sia leads US Billboard charts with number one hit
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
weekly ranking of top-selling albums.Sia raises the profile of Adelaide music institution Earlier this year, the University of Adelaide launched the Sia Furler Institute for Contemporary Music and Media. Elder Conservatorium of Music... Read more
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Money Management
Stock market behaviour can be predicteddescribed, and is a "crucial step" towards predicting movements on stock exchan
Stock market behaviour can be predicted
Money Management / Posted 6 days ago
described, and is a "crucial step" towards predicting movements on stock exchanges, according to two physicists from the University of Adelaide. The Australian scientists, who worked in collaboration with colleagues in the German finance sector,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The disappearing soldieropened fire. The provenance of his PTSD was something more ambiguous. McKay ha
The disappearing soldier
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
opened fire. The provenance of his PTSD was something more ambiguous. McKay had grown up in Adelaide, attending the University of Adelaide, where he earned a double degree in law and commerce. He joined the Adelaide Universities Regiment of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Light-bulb moment for stock market behaviourSource: Wikimedia Commons University of Adelaide physicists have discovered tha
Light-bulb moment for stock market behaviour
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Source: Wikimedia Commons University of Adelaide physicists have discovered that the timing of electronic orders on the stock market can be mathematically described in the same way as the lifetime of a light bulb. The surprising finding is a... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
New Probe Developed For Improved High Resolution Measurement Of Brain Temperaturedrug abuse. In a new paper published in Biomedical Optics Express, from The Op
New Probe Developed For Improved High Resolution Measurement Of Brain Temperature
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 9 days ago
drug abuse. In a new paper published in Biomedical Optics Express, from The Optical Society (OSA), Stefan Musolino of the University of Adelaide and the ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics, Australia, and his colleagues describe a... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Browser fingerprinting: Online anonymity elusive, Australian researcher findsin particular, don’t like being tracked,” says Browserprint founder Lachlan Kan
Browser fingerprinting: Online anonymity elusive, Australian researcher finds
Computer World Australia / Posted 9 days ago
in particular, don’t like being tracked,” says Browserprint founder Lachlan Kang, a computer science PhD candidate at the University of Adelaide. “They don’t like websites they’re visiting to affect their online experience.” The identifying... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Online mental health program targeted at famers a world firstrange." The program is being developed by researchers at the University of Sou
Online mental health program targeted at famers a world first
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
range." The program is being developed by researchers at the University of South Australia, in collaboration with the University of Adelaide, the National Centre for Farmer Health and the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men's Health. Dr... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists develop new optical fiber-based probe for brain temperature measurementsdrug abuse. In a new paper published in Biomedical Optics Express, from The Op
Scientists develop new optical fiber-based probe for brain temperature measurements
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
drug abuse. In a new paper published in Biomedical Optics Express, from The Optical Society (OSA), Stefan Musolino of the University of Adelaide and the ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics, Australia, and his colleagues describe a... Read more
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PhysOrg
New probe developed for improved high resolution measurement of brain temperaturedrug abuse. In a new paper published in Biomedical Optics Express, from The Op
New probe developed for improved high resolution measurement of brain temperature
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
drug abuse. In a new paper published in Biomedical Optics Express, from The Optical Society (OSA), Stefan Musolino of the University of Adelaide and the ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics, Australia, and his colleagues describe a... Read more
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dna
Computer 'fingerprints' may give out your identity and locationthe individual. Such a fingerprint can be monitored, tracked and identified by
Computer 'fingerprints' may give out your identity and location
dna / Posted 11 days ago
the individual. Such a fingerprint can be monitored, tracked and identified by companies and hackers. Researchers at the University of Adelaide in Australia are working to find new methods of protecting against the fingerprinting of personal... Read more
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PhysOrg
Can we protect against computers being fingerprinted?the individual. Such a fingerprint can be monitored, tracked and identified by
Can we protect against computers being fingerprinted?
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
the individual. Such a fingerprint can be monitored, tracked and identified by companies and hackers. Researchers at the University of Adelaide are working to find new methods of protecting against the fingerprinting of personal computers – and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
University of Adelaide, Ngee Ann Kongsi wind up Singapore ventureSINGAPORE: The University of Adelaide and The Ngee Ann Kongsi will wind up thei
University of Adelaide, Ngee Ann Kongsi wind up Singapore venture
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE: The University of Adelaide and The Ngee Ann Kongsi will wind up their joint education venture, Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre (NAAEC), in Singapore. NAAEC currently has more than 700 students studying in the Business, Finance,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Christchurch earthquake study rebuffs 'lost opportunity'increase post-quake, but these deaths still should have been monitored, said Pr
Christchurch earthquake study rebuffs 'lost opportunity'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
increase post-quake, but these deaths still should have been monitored, said Professor Alexander McFarlane, director of the University of Adelaide Centre for Traumatic Stress Studies. Disaster research is challenging because the events are often... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Grand Corruption' a History for the Futurenot just by Malawi's imperfect judicial system, but by generation upon future g
'Grand Corruption' a History for the Future
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
not just by Malawi's imperfect judicial system, but by generation upon future generation of their compatriot. Nick Wright is the former Malawi correspondent for Africa Confidential and was previously a history lecturer at the University of Adela... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Murray flooding in SA remembered, 60 years on— it just rained and rained and rained." She expressed hope there would not be
Murray flooding in SA remembered, 60 years on
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
— it just rained and rained and rained." She expressed hope there would not be any repeat of the damaging flood levels. University of Adelaide Associate Professor Seth Westra said the 1956 flood was rare for such an extensive river system and it... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers chip away at Smale's 7th unsolved problem in mathematicsdifferent perspective and sheds novel light on it," coauthor Dhagash Mehta, at
Researchers chip away at Smale's 7th unsolved problem in mathematics
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
different perspective and sheds novel light on it," coauthor Dhagash Mehta, at the University of Notre Dame and the University of Adelaide, told Phys.org. "In this work, methods developed by the theoretical chemistry community have helped... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
UNSW enlists DJs to show women the possibilities of an engineering careeruniversities around the country have come on board — including UQ, Monash, the
UNSW enlists DJs to show women the possibilities of an engineering career
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
universities around the country have come on board — including UQ, Monash, the University of Melbourne, ANU, the University of Adelaide, the University of Western Australia and the University of Wollongong. Dr Bannigan said she did not... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Why millennial-bashing makes for good sportin laboratory skills. It put her on the path to becoming a doctor and senior s
Why millennial-bashing makes for good sport
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
in laboratory skills. It put her on the path to becoming a doctor and senior scientist in respiratory medicine at The University of Adelaide. She grew up fast, working almost immediately with patients many who were children with life... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
How Twitter gives researchers an insight into humanityof older populations. Only after developing better bias correction methods wil
How Twitter gives researchers an insight into humanity
Otago Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
of older populations. Only after developing better bias correction methods will researchers be able to make fully confident predictions from tweets. - Lewis Mitchell is a lecturer in applied mathematics at the University of Adelaide/The Conversat... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Australia's Adelaide University Takes Action On Taibof Sarawak have received any benefited from the wealth generated by the destruc
Australia's Adelaide University Takes Action On Taib
Sarawak Report / Posted 17 days ago
of Sarawak have received any benefited from the wealth generated by the destruction of their forests. Instead it is the University of Adelaide that has profited, not from the ‘personal generosity’ of the Chief Minister, however, because it was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pregnant woman more likely to suffer complications if carrying a sonand child. Women expecting baby boys are are more likely to suffer life-threat
Pregnant woman more likely to suffer complications if carrying a son
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
and child. Women expecting baby boys are are more likely to suffer life-threatening complications The team from the University of Adelaide crunched data on almost 600,000 births that took place over 30 years. This revealed that boys were up... Read more
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The Atlantic
The 200 Happiest Words in Literaturethe narrative. But how do you decide how happy a word is? In this case, resea
The 200 Happiest Words in Literature
The Atlantic / Posted 18 days ago
the narrative. But how do you decide how happy a word is? In this case, researchers at the University of Vermont and the University of Adelaide enlisted the help of the crowd. Using the website Mechanical Turk, where anyone can sign up for odd... Read more
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The Atlantic
An A.I. Says There Are Six Main Kinds of Storiesto identify the shapes of stories for you. That’s what a group of researchers,
An A.I. Says There Are Six Main Kinds of Stories
The Atlantic / Posted 18 days ago
to identify the shapes of stories for you. That’s what a group of researchers, from the University of Vermont and the University of Adelaide, set out to do. They collected computer-generated story arcs for nearly 2,000 works of fiction,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Boys at higher risk of life-threatening complications at birthto confirm the presence of differences in birth outcomes based on the sex of th
Boys at higher risk of life-threatening complications at birth
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
to confirm the presence of differences in birth outcomes based on the sex of the baby. The team - involving the University of Adelaide in Australia and the University of Groningen in The Netherlands - evaluated the relationship between... Read more
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New Kerala
Boy babies at greater risk of pregnancy complications - newkerala.com #89126is very clear -- the sex of the baby has a direct association with pregnancy ou
Boy babies at greater risk of pregnancy complications - newkerala.com #89126
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
is very clear -- the sex of the baby has a direct association with pregnancy outcomes," said Claire Roberts, Professor at University of Adelaide. Mothers carrying boys are 4 per cent more likely to suffer gestational diabetes and 7.5 per cent to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
2016 Water Industry Alliance awards finalistsServices, which has an exclusive licence to commercialise pipeline condition as
2016 Water Industry Alliance awards finalists
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
Services, which has an exclusive licence to commercialise pipeline condition assessment technology developed at the University of Adelaide. Export-focused Micromet, which is making significant inroads into China for its game-changing... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boys more susceptible to complications at birth, research findsfound. Male babies are more susceptible to potentially fatal complications at
Boys more susceptible to complications at birth, research finds
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
found. Male babies are more susceptible to potentially fatal complications at birth than females, new research from the University of Adelaide has found. The first study of its kind in Australia observed the outcomes of 574,000 South Australian... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boys more susceptible to complications at birth, research findsfinds Male babies are more susceptible to potentially fatal complications at b
Boys more susceptible to complications at birth, research finds
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
finds Male babies are more susceptible to potentially fatal complications at birth than females, new research from the University of Adelaide has found. The first study of its kind in Australia observed the outcomes of 574,000 South Australian... Read more
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Business Wire
eXplorance Acquires 50% of Australia’s Group of Eight Universities as Clientsof the Group of Eight as clients. Monash University, the University of New Sout
eXplorance Acquires 50% of Australia’s Group of Eight Universities as Clients
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
of the Group of Eight as clients. Monash University, the University of New South Wales, the University of Melbourne and the University of Adelaide have purchased eXplorance’s solutions, such as Blue Evaluations, Blue Survey, Blue 360, the Data... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Walking, not sitting, in office meetings provide exercise boostrisks occur at an earlier age than usual for children with diabetes, according
Walking, not sitting, in office meetings provide exercise boost
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
risks occur at an earlier age than usual for children with diabetes, according to researchers from Australia’s University of Adelaide and Women’s and Children’s Hospital. But more physical activity can reduce that tendency, they... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Boy babies more likely to experience complications at birth than girlsNew research led by the University of Adelaide has confirmed that boy babies ar
Boy babies more likely to experience complications at birth than girls
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
New research led by the University of Adelaide has confirmed that boy babies are much more likely to experience potentially life-threatening outcomes at birth than girls. The research, which investigated data of more than 574,000 South Australian... Read more
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