ANU and Monash University researchers have answered one of the most long-standing questions about the immune system.
An advanced medical imaging technique is being prepared for clinical application by ANSTO to improve breast cancer detection and diagnosis.
New research uses state-of-the-art machine-learning algorithms to demonstrate a link between personality and eye movements.
Research trials begin for assistive technology to improve Parkinson’s health outcomes.
Data is the force behind an extraordinary drive in health innovation — and a range of CRCs are joining this digital health transformation.
The CRC for Mental Health has developed a support group program for PhD students.
Regenerative medicine is on the rise but time and money is a limiting factor.
The road from great science to commercial victory can be treacherous. Bianca Nogrady investigates how three CRCs negotiated potential ‘valleys of death’ to reach market success.
The Lowitja health institution is working towards providing health services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
Sleep disorders, such as insomnia and sleep apnoea, are often under diagnosed but the Alertness CRC is finding new ways to recognise and treat them.
The 2018 World Congress will be held in Melbourne, Australia from April 20-24th where thousands will gather to discuss current advancements in medicine.
A $200+ million opportunity to transform health delivery: improving health outcomes; reducing waste in the health system; building businesses and jobs.
Wearable devices to remotely manage patient chronic conditions are set to become available for the medical profession as part of an Australian first.
Drones could soon be saving lives autonomously with UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) tech that can deliver aid and lift people to safety.
The Lancet–Lowitja Institute Global Collaboration included data on 28 Indigenous populations covering half the world’s 300 million Indigenous people.
Bacterial biofilms are a major problem in medicine: tough, toxic and nearly indestructible. But Cyrille Boyer thinks he’s found a way to beat them.
Tech company Opturion has partnered with the Alertness CRC to safeguard patients against doctors with fatigue.
Working at the intersection of biophysics and technology, UNSW researchers are weaving artificial tissues in the hope they can get the body to repair itself.
Professor Ravi Naidu is confronting a problem that killed eight times more people in one year than diabetes.
Researchers have used a supercomputer to show how proteins in the brain control electrical signals, in a breakthrough that could lead to safer anaesthetics.
Smaller than a postage stamp and covered in vaccine-coated microscopic projections, the Nanopatch promises to save millions of lives.
While smokers look to e-cigarettes as a healthier alternative, study shows mothers who vape during pregnancy put babies at asthma risk.
Beyondblue is preparing for phase three of a plan to help emergency services personnel tackle life-threatening mental health issues.
A lunchbox jelly snack made from seaweed and lobster shell is being designed to help children boost their calcium levels.