August 1st, 2016
Researchers at Murdoch University have made a major breakthrough in improving the quality and profitability of Australia’s $6 billion wheat crops.
April 27th, 2016
Dr Anne Garnett co-aurthors an article in The Conversation about how to find key information in the upcoming federal budget papers.
October 27th, 2015
In an opinion piece for The Conversation, senior research associate in plant virology at Murdoch University, Dr Steve Wylie looks at the importance of building Australia’s intellectual property (IP) with its genetic heritage, and questions whether our State and Federal Governments should continue to allow the legal export of our native seeds.
October 21st, 2015
Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny from Murdoch's School of Law checks assertions made by politicians on the ABC's Q&A about asylum seeker children in detention in an article for The Conversation.
October 8th, 2015
In an article for ABC’s The Drum, Murdoch University Adjunct Professor Luigi Palombi discusses the significance of the High Court ruling in the D’Arcy v Myriad Genetics case that breast cancer genetic mutations cannot be patented. Professor Palombi goes over the history of the case and highlights that previous Australian rulings in the Federal Court […]
September 30th, 2015
Murdoch University researchers have received more than $4 million in funding over five years from the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) to improve the quality and profitability of Australian Wheat.
September 5th, 2015
Inspired by his encounter with Guy the gorilla at London Zoo 54 years ago, environmental scientist Associate Professor David Newsome recently went on a wildlife tour to Uganda.
May 7th, 2015
Murdoch University has several experts who can comment on a number of issues which may arise from the Federal Budget on May 12 and the WA State Budget on May 14.
February 19th, 2015
In her article for The Conversation, Dr Laura Perry explores the premise of school selectivity, arguing that it can be inequitable when there are large differences between schools.
November 21st, 2014
Funding from the latest round of Australia Research Council (ARC) grants will enable Professor Sandra Wilson and a colleague ANU to continue their research into Japanese wartime brutality.