Tests find traditional medicines contain pharmaceuticals, heavy metals and endangered animals

December 10th, 2015

Credit: TrEnD laboratory, Curtin University

A collaborative study has found high rates of adulteration, substitution and mislabelling of traditional Chinese medicines (TCM), with the undeclared ingredients rendering many of the tested samples either illegal or potentially hazardous to consumers.

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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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Leading venture capitalist to speak at Univation event

October 11th, 2010

Leading US venture capitalist Bill Tai will be the keynote speaker at Univation, a major showcase for commercially relevant research opportunities on 3 and 4 November.

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