australian research council

Researchers call for new studies into tick-borne disease in Australia

November 4th, 2016

Professor Peter Irwin has called for urgent research funding

A Senate inquiry has heard an increasing number of Australians say they are experiencing symptoms of Lyme disease, leading to calls from researchers for crucial funding into additional research.

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$2.2m funding for phenotyping research centre

November 2nd, 2016

Associate Professor Robert Trengove

Murdoch University is leading a major research collaboration which will bring the latest metabolic phenotyping technology to Australia.

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Murdoch’s $3.5m ARC research funding

November 1st, 2016

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Researchers at Murdoch University are celebrating after the Australian Research Council (ARC) announced project funding worth $3.5m.

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Study finds acclaimed arts organisation ‘underfunded’

August 23rd, 2016

Associate Professor Peter Wright

A three year study led by Murdoch University researchers into the work of participatory arts organisation BIG hART has highlighted that such groups are chronically underfunded.

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New project aims to help unlock the mystery of tick-borne disease

July 14th, 2016

An echidna tick, Bothriocroton concolor. Image by Siew-May Loh

Understanding why a growing number of Australians are diagnosed with a Lyme disease-like illness, presumed to be tick-borne, is the focus of a new highly innovative research project supported by the Australian Research Council.

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New bacteria discovered by Murdoch researchers in Australian ticks

June 16th, 2016

Dorsal view of an echidna tick, Bothriocroton concolor, (imaged by Siew-May Loh )

Murdoch University researchers have detected a new species of bacteria in echidna-biting Australian ticks.

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ARC announcement enhances Murdoch’s research and industry standing

May 6th, 2016

Murdoch University is hosting the Africa-Australia Research Forum

Murdoch University’s position as a national leader in translational research has been recognises by the Australian Research Council (ARC) today, following an announcement on successful ARC Linkage Projects.

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Is theatre guarding our culture?

December 29th, 2015

Professor Helena Grehan

Researchers at Murdoch University are leading a global project to explore the value of theatre in the 21st century.

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WA agricultural research shines on world stage

December 9th, 2015

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The Australian Research Council (ARC) has released a report showing Western Australian universities are among the best in the world in research allied to Agriculture and Environmental Science.

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Murdoch’s research assessed above world-standard

December 4th, 2015

Murdoch University is hosting the Africa-Australia Research Forum

Murdoch University’s position as a world leader in agriculture, medical research and science has been cemented by an assessment released by the Australian Research Council today.

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