In The Media

Oct 25, 2014 Botany Bay Race more than a victory for Great Xpectations
Rod Wills’ Great Xpectations went above and beyond this afternoon to beat Julian Farren-Price’s About Time for a win in the Cruising
Oct 23, 2014 Fragility Fracture
4BC Afternoons: Bone failure is really serious and scary and the Scary Bones campaign aims to promote awareness of the severity
Oct 22, 2014 Genetic link opens ‘broad window’ of pancreatic cancer treatment
Pancreatic cancer sufferers potentially have a “broad window” for early intervention if they are genetically vulnerable to the
Oct 21, 2014 Ramaciotti Foundations award $1m for biomedical research
The Clive and Vera Ramaciotti Foundations are awarding $1,022,458 to biomedical research through the distribution of the annual
Oct 20, 2014 Endocrinologist highlights osteoporosis gaps
A leading endocrinologist has launched a campaign against a skeleton in the closet of Australian health – inadequate osteoporosis
Oct 18, 2014 The Science Of Losing Belly Fat
A quick internet search will yield countless claims of ways to remove the unwanted fat from around your mid-section.
Oct 17, 2014 Doctor exposes skeleton in the closet
A leading endocrinologist has launched a campaign against a skeleton in the closet of Australian health – inadequate osteoporosis
Oct 17, 2014 Doctor exposes skeleton in the closet
A leading endocrinologist has launched a campaign against a skeleton in the closet of Australian health – inadequate osteoporosis
Oct 15, 2014 Plant chemicals could help Alzheimer's
Alzheimer's research Early trials of naturally-occurring chemicals in turmeric, blueberries, Gingko biloba and green tea suggest they
Oct 13, 2014 Grant countdown begins
The people behind six stand-out research projects are facing an anxious few weeks as they wait for the results of the 2014
Oct 10, 2014 Fact Check special: Is obesity a disease?
With more than one in four Australian adults now obese, ABC Fact Check investigates whether obesity is a disease.
Oct 10, 2014 Strap an ice pack to your fat to blitz it
Applying an ice pack for 30 minutes to fatty areas of the body could help you lose weight, according to US researchers.
Oct 08, 2014 Whole human genome sequencing partnership
The Australian Genome Research Facility (AGRF) and the Garvan Institute of Medical Research (Garvan) have announced a collaboration
Oct 08, 2014 Broad window to intervene in pancreatic cancer
Pancreatic cancer takes 10 to 20 years to develop, giving doctors a broad time frame to monitor people at risk of developing the
Oct 04, 2014 Biologists in a stew over paleo diet
Facebook PALEO WARRIOR: Aussie chef Pete Evans is a big fan, but is there something he hasn't factored in?
Oct 04, 2014 Biologists in a stew over Paleo diet
Proponents swear by the paleo diet, but are they actually eating like our Paleolithic ancestors?
Oct 04, 2014 Biologists in a stew over Paleo diet
Proponents swear by the paleo diet, but are they actually eating like our Paleolithic ancestors?
Oct 03, 2014 AGRF and Garvan partner on whole human genome sequencing
The Australian Genome Research Facility (AGRF) and the Garvan Institute of Medical Research (Garvan) have announced a collaboration
Oct 01, 2014 African skeleton throws light on our origins
The DNA of an African skeleton, belonging to a man who lived over 2000 years ago in the southernmost tip of Africa, has thrown light
Oct 01, 2014 Searching for the next local biotech success
WHEN Melbourne ear surgeon Graeme Clark stumbled on a US scientific paper describing how electrical stimulation had helped a