School of Veterinary and Life Sciences Research
September 16th, 2016
The 13th International Symposium on Pre-Harvest Sprouting in Cereals will be held 18-20 September, and will address a common genetic defect in cereal grains.
September 13th, 2016
Research by Murdoch University indicates strong public support for protecting and conserving much of the Kimberley coastline.
September 5th, 2016
Researchers from Murdoch University’s Cetacean Research Unit and Aarhus University in Denmark are using a ground-breaking approach to help unlock some of the mysteries surrounding southern right whales.
September 3rd, 2016
Researchers at Murdoch University have helped to build Australia’s first ever online health database for pets. VetCompass Australia, Veterinary Companion Animal Surveillance System, will be officially launched across the country today. With access to more information, the digital hub will make it easier for veterinary surgeons to diagnose and treat sick animals. Harnessing big data […]
September 2nd, 2016
A new study by Murdoch University has called for tighter control of the manta ray tourism industry at Ningaloo reef. Honours student Stephanie Venables and researchers from the Murdoch University Coral Bay Research Station developed a case study of manta ray tourism management in the region. Five dedicated manta ray tour vessels now operate daily […]
August 30th, 2016
Murdoch University has been awarded a research grant to find out how insects smell food.
August 25th, 2016
Researchers at Murdoch University are leading two major research projects aimed at improving Australia’s beef quality. One project will seek to identify the ideal cattle feed to ensure that meat remains red and tender when it hits supermarket shelves. The second project will aim to attract the next generation of research graduates to further studies […]
August 18th, 2016
Large catfish in a desert river in the Pilbara are eating native mice when available, Murdoch University researchers have found.
August 17th, 2016
A new study of the World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Marine Park has found that further protection may be needed to shield the reef against the impacts of climate change.
August 15th, 2016
Murdoch researchers have discovered for the first time football-sized goldfish are travelling hundreds of kilometres each year through WA waterways.