November 28th, 2016
A gene discovery in a crop of Biserrulla may unlock secrets of agricultural productivityA newly discovered process that allows genes to jump between different species of bacteria promises to unlock secrets of disease, drug resistance and agricultural productivity.
March 7th, 2016
Australian native rodents and bats have attracted little research effort and funding, resulting in poor conservation and management, a recent study has revealed.
September 2nd, 2015
WA’s unique and sandy landscape will provide a challenging environment for the National Student Soil Judging Competition this weekend. Students from around Australia will gather at Murdoch University’s Whitby Falls Farm to compete for supremacy in their knowledge of Australian landscape and soil description competency in the International Year of Soil. The students will also […]
August 4th, 2015
Researchers from Curtin and Murdoch universities have used digital technologies to reveal forgotten histories of Australian military experiences in Japan during and after World War Two.
June 29th, 2015
As debate surrounding whether Lyme disease is associated with tick bites in Australia continues to rage, a team of Murdoch University researchers, together with colleagues at the University of Sydney and Curtin University, have made a discovery that helps solve part of the puzzle.
April 23rd, 2015
Associate Professor Mick Broderick from Murdoch University and Dr Stuart Bender from Curtin University are recreating scenes of World War II POW camps in Nagasaki and multiple sites of Australian Occupation troop activity in Kure and Hiroshima.
April 21st, 2015
Recent advances in personalised medicine were the focus of an international workshop held at Murdoch University this week as a pre-conference event for Science on the Swan.
November 21st, 2014
A food waste forum hosted at Murdoch University and held in collaboration with Curtin University and the University of Western Australia, has called for a Zero Food Waste Day to be recognised on November 14 each year.
February 6th, 2013
The effects of methamphetamines on the brain and pesticide residues in breast milk are among research projects benefiting from Murdoch’s new Separation Science and Metabolomics Laboratory.
January 18th, 2013
A new Murdoch report reveals that 20 dolphins are resident year-round in the Swan Canning Riverpark, while 16 others make occasional visits.