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Assay detects genetic markers for antibiotic-resistant bacteria

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared for marketing the Xpert Carba-R Assay, manufactured by California company Cepheid.


Is there a connection between dance music and cravings?

Neuroscientists at The University of Melbourne are recruiting electronic music fans for a study exploring the connection between cravings and the 'risky' sounds of...

Research & development 01 July, 2016

Erase your memories at the flick of a (genetic) switch

European researchers have shown that some memories can be erased when one particular gene is switched off.

Life Scientist 01 July, 2016

NHMRC funding for infectious disease research and more

The NHMRC has announced 21 new grants, handing out almost $19 million of the $850 million the council will deliver to support health and medical research in Australia this...

Life Scientist 01 July, 2016

Double the honours for Professor Doug Hilton

Cancer researcher Professor Doug Hilton, director of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and president of the Association of Australian Medical Research Institutes, was the...

Lab business 30 June, 2016

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Tiny mirrors enable MEANS microscopy

Tiny mirrors enable MEANS microscopy

Examining cell structures that are just a fraction of a micrometre in size has long proved difficult, but an international team of researchers has...

Article 24 June, 2016
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PM opens Westmead medical research centre

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The Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research (WMI) has been opened by Prime Minister Tony Abbott and NSW Premier Mike Baird, bringing...

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