Latest microbiology News

Study identifies gut bacteria that regulate cholesterol
Top 50 for UQ in ARWU rankings
UQ #33 in latest rankings
Free public talk – What’s your poison: How do we resist antibiotic resistance?
Cool room temperature inhibited cancer growth in mice
Activated surface proteins may reverse development of malignant neuroblastoma cells
Maternal antibodies may protect babies from cytomegalovirus
New findings may reduce risk of infection for patients with urinary catheters
Study reveals new mode of triggering immune responses
Scientists identify key molecular protector of gut health
Researcher gets grant to study biofilters to reduce livestock facility methane
New approach to treatment of deadly kidney cancer
Nano-sensor detects pesticides on fruit in minutes
Nostril swab best way to test for Covid, study finds
New type of pneumococcal vaccine developed by KI scientists
Rapid lab analysis informs global guidelines on Covid vaccination and treatment
Superbug’s resistance power
Discovery offers starting point for better gene-editing tools
Microparticles with feeling
Great progress thanks to mini organs
Anglican Church targets net zero emissions by 2040
T cell behavior determines immunotherapy success
IBD causing bacteria discovered in mice
Plan to transform food processing waste would boost NZ economy and environment
How Herpesviruses Awaken
Protein contributes to drug tolerance in tuberculosis
Dog coronavirus jumps to humans, with protein shift
Sweet spots in sea
Professor Elizabeth Hartland to Chair VicAAMRI
Professor Elizabeth Hartland new Chair of VicAAMRI
Cracking dingo’s genetic code
Meteorites from red desert of Australia support search for life on red planet Mars
Botanix confirms presentation of data at upcoming congress
Dengue-blocking mosquitoes are here to stay
First round of funded projects announced from Benkovic Research Initiative
Deserts ‘breathe’ water vapor, study shows
Promising nose spray could prevent and treat Covid
Alpaca nanobodies potently neutralize SARS-CoV-2 variants
Saliva testing for Covid quicker, safer than nasal swabs
New CRISPR Element Regulates Viral Defense
CDU partnership speeds up tracing of Covid in Top End
Tint of life: Color catalog built to find frozen worlds
Pfizer executive describes making impossible, possible
Spider silk can stabilise cancer-suppressing protein
All organisms produce methane
Researcher Awarded 2022 Fenner Medal by Australian Academy of Science
Scientists identify key regulator of malaria parasite spread
Cancer: When viruses and bacteria cooperate