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Education project to aid wildlife health in Perth suburbs

March 14th, 2016

An obese quenda

A new community project which aims to protect and enhance the health of wildlife in the eastern suburbs has begun.

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Research finds possible key to woylie decline

November 27th, 2013

New research led by Murdoch University suggests the catastrophic decline of the endangered woylie may be linked to common infections with Trypanosoma parasites.

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'Outstanding' Murdoch researcher recognised

September 6th, 2013

One of the world's leading parasitologists, Professor Andrew Thompson, has been presented with a prestigious award at the recent World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology Conference in Perth.

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Future bright for agriculture after whirlwind tour

September 5th, 2013

Murdoch University Animal Science students connected theory with hands-on industry practice on a recent five-day tour of agricultural enterprises in WA’s South-West.

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Parasites in the spotlight

August 15th, 2013

Some of the world’s leading researchers will head to Perth next month to discuss the different ways parasites affect people and pets.

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Funding boost for native animals in need

July 11th, 2013

Injured wildlife will soon be treated in first class facilities, thanks to a $1.1 million grant from Lotterywest.

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Murdoch research finds Chagas cure

October 18th, 2011

Rhodnius prolixus

A Murdoch University international collaborative project has found a potential cure for the deadly Chagas disease.

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