May 11th, 2016
Researchers at Murdoch University are using magnetic brain stimulation to help prevent people from falling over when they get older. The University has been awarded $410,000 in research funding for the project, which will use the non-invasive technique to identify and stimulate weakening structural connections in the brain. Falls are a major cause of injury […]
December 10th, 2015
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.
August 21st, 2015
Dr Mina John, from the Institute for Immunology and Infectious Diseases (IIID) at Murdoch University, was recently presented a $75,000 Merit Award to assist her research into the possible control and prevention of the deadly human immunodeficiency virus.
September 16th, 2014
Murdoch University nanotechnology researchers have successfully engineered synthetic materials which encouraged bone formation in sheep.
July 8th, 2014
Former WA Chief Scientist Professor Lyn Beazley has become the new Sir Walter Murdoch Distinguished Professor of Science.
June 9th, 2014
A multi-faceted study led by a Murdoch University researcher will influence the way maternity services support Aboriginal women in Western Australia during pregnancy and birthing.
October 4th, 2012
A Murdoch University graduate has won the WW Mitchell Student of the Year Award for the second year running at the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) State Awards.
December 12th, 2011
Murdoch University researchers believe they can find a way to block the transmission of pain signals to the brain and provide relief for chronic pain sufferers.