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Study to help over-65's stay stronger

Study to help over-65's stay stronger

Monday, 18 February 2019

Free hand weights, a personalised resistance exercise program, professional dietary advice and a tailored nutrition intervention will be offered in a new clinical trial at the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI), aimed at helping over-65s build muscle strength and reduce falls.

Aquatic drones capture shark paralysis after catch and release

Aquatic drones capture shark paralysis after catch and release

Friday, 15 February 2019

An underwater drone has highlighted that catch and release fishing may have significant damaging effects on sharks, increasing their risk of predation.

Funding awarded for innovative cancer research

Funding awarded for innovative cancer research

Thursday, 14 February 2019

Three University of Newcastle researchers have been awarded career fellowships worth more than $1.6 million for research into innovative cancer treatment.

Students reach an education milestone on their pathway to success

Students reach an education milestone on their pathway to success

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

More than 100 students are this week set to celebrate the completion of a University of Newcastle pathway program, which has opened the door to their dream of pursuing a university degree.

Asthma drugs in head-to-head battle

Asthma drugs in head-to-head battle

Monday, 11 February 2019

Hunter researchers will be conducting a head-to-head comparison of two new-generation drugs designed to help those with severe asthma.

Ten year prostate cancer trial proves optimal treatment duration

Ten year prostate cancer trial proves optimal treatment duration

Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Results from Australia’s and New Zealand’s biggest cancer trial have identified the best treatment regime for men suffering from newly-diagnosed aggressive but localised prostate cancer.

2019 Australia Day honours

2019 Australia Day honours

Thursday, 31 January 2019

The University of Newcastle congratulates and celebrates all Australians recognised in the 2019 Australia Day honours.