Lab business

Teledyne completes acquisition of FLIR Systems

27 May, 2021

FLIR Systems will now be included in Teledyne Technologies' Digital Imaging segment and operate under the name Teledyne FLIR.


DNA sequencing pioneers win 2020 Millennium Technology Prize

24 May, 2021

Prof Balasubramanian and Prof Klenerman co-invented Solexa–Illumina next-generation sequencing technology, which has enhanced our basic understanding of life.


Genomics industry making headlines at HealthData21

13 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Australasian Institute of Digital Health

Genomics is the focus for the first day of the annual health data conference of the Australasian Institute of Digital Health (AIDH), HealthData21.


Budget 2021–2022: science helps secure Australia's recovery

12 May, 2021 by Lauren Davis

The Australian Government has announced more than $475 million in its 2021–22 Budget to drive industry growth and scientific development.


2021 Ryman Prize aims to enhance life for older people

30 April, 2021

The international award is aimed at encouraging the best and brightest thinkers in the world to focus on ways to improve the health of older people.


Trajan acquires blood testing business MyHealthTest

22 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Trajan Scientific Australia Pty Ltd

Trajan Scientific and Medical has completed its acquisition of the MyHealthTest blood testing service for an undisclosed sum.


Olympus announces 2020 Image of the Year Award winners

19 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Olympus Australia Pty Ltd

The annual competition aims to recognise the best in life science imaging, with the winning images selected from nearly 700 submissions from 61 countries.


Have your say on reform of Australia's measurement laws

19 April, 2021 | Supplied by: National Measurement Institute

Australians are invited to provide feedback on options proposed for modernising Australia's regulatory framework for measurement.


Vidrio Technologies acquired by MBF Bioscience

14 April, 2021

MBF Bioscience is expanding its two-photon and laser scanning technology capabilities by acquiring Vidrio Technologies.


New CEO appointed to ANSTO

01 April, 2021

Shaun Jenkinson has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of ANSTO following a global search to fill the position.


Hearing loss reversal and other projects share $2.5m in awards

24 March, 2021

Approximately $2.5 million is being invested in innovative research projects across the ear, nose and throat sector.


Call for applications for 2021 APEC ASPIRE Prize

22 March, 2021

The Australian Academy of Science invites applications for the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE Prize) for 2021.


Aus Academy of Science announces 2021 honorific awardees

12 March, 2021

Outstanding contributions to science have been recognised by the Australian Academy of Science, which has presented its 2021 honorific awards to 24 recipients.


STEM study encouraged as Kerry Chant wins NSW Woman of the Year

10 March, 2021

Australian governments have been acknowledging the contributions of women to STEM, as well as announcing incentives to join the sector.


World Science Festival Brisbane returns in March

23 February, 2021

World Science Festival Brisbane is back from 24–28 March 2021, celebrating science and human resilience in an unprecedented era of global change.


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