Wednesday, 9 April 2014
A HMRI genetics laboratory at Newcastle's John Hunter Hospital has become the first in Australia, and one of the few in the world, to receive accreditation for a new diagnostic system that revolutionises 'NextGen' DNA sequencing for breast and ovarian cancer.
Friday, 31 May 2013
A multinational consortium of medical researchers and social scientists has found a link between educational attainment and tiny variations in a person's genetic sequence.
Monday, 29 October 2012
Four new gene regions linked to endometriosis have been discovered in an international study involving University of Newcastle researchers.
Thursday, 26 July 2012
Five mid-career researchers at the University of Newcastle have received prestigious Future Fellowships from the Australian Research Council.
Tuesday, 3 April 2012
An interdisciplinary team of scientists at the University of Newcastle has shown the potential of a simple blood-based test to identify people in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease, before any symptoms appear.