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Genetic research breakthrough to boost barley production

December 21st, 2017

Grain growers are celebrating a recent breakthrough by Murdoch University researchers that will lead to a boost in future barley production.

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Scientist rewarded for his egg-spertise

November 22nd, 2011

Dr James Haile from Murdoch University’s ancient DNA lab has been awarded a prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) fellowship to undertake work on eggshell genetics.

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New Aboriginal genome study rewrites the history books

September 23rd, 2011

An electron microscope photograph of the hair sample

An international team of scientists, including researchers from Murdoch University, have just published findings that re-interpret the history of our species.

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Major genome project sparks hopes of freedom from fossil-based fertilisers

October 27th, 2010

The world is one step closer to being freed from a reliance on fossil fuel based fertiliser with the announcement of a $10 million project underway at Murdoch University.

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