Autoimmune pioneer crowned emerging innovator

Dr Jing Jing Wang has won the Emerging Innovator category in the 2019 Winnovation Awards, recognising her groundbreaking research that is identifying molecular ‘signatures’ to tackle […]

How Toxoplasma parasite damages the human eye

One third of the world’s population is infected with the Toxoplasma parasite– which causes a common eye infection called ocular toxoplasmosis. Researchers have now shed light […]

Challenging the Alzheimer’s stigma

The influential ‘World Alzheimer Report 2019: Attitudes to Dementia’, issued by Alzheimer’s Disease International, features input from Flinders PhD candidate Jessica Young and Flinders researcher Associate […]

Health inequality shows in two-decade SA study

A report card of Adelaide’s ‘working class’ suburbs confirms strong connections between longevity and socioeconomic factors. Preventable cardiovascular disease continues to prematurely claim the majority of […]

Dishing the dirt on an early man cave

Fossil animal droppings, charcoal from ancient fires and bone fragments litter the ground of one of the world’s most important human evolution sites, new research reveals. […]

New bees a barometer of climate change

The biodiversity buzz is alive and well in Fiji, but climate change, noxious weeds and multiple human activities are making possible extinction a counter buzzword. Just […]