Latest UWA News

Raiding super early left women worse off. Let’s not repeat mistake for home deposits
National scholarship recipients announced
Environmental values dropped during COVID but nature helped
Novel aquaculture diet up to scale
Diversifying WA’s economy through sustainable markets
Volunteers needed to trial scar-less wound healing cream
Unravelling genetic keys to improve canola crop yield
Adults with autism needed for anxiety study
Plants need light to live, but too much causes stress
Frost physiology knowledge base grows
Coral spawning success advances Ningaloo Reef research
Texas Medical Center and Biodesign Australia announce partnership
Global partnership between Australia and USA set to boost Biodesign Australia
Numbat population in Upper Warren bigger than previously estimated
Sizing up rodent mating evolution
New research to explore Australian adult attitudes to children
‘Bycatch’ dolphin capture in WA not sustainable, study finds
UWA soil scientists scoop $4.34 million federal grant
Study finds one in five reptiles threatened by extinction in near future
Prairie Health and UWA collaborate to accelerate precision psychiatry
New collaboration to reduce subsea gas field carbon emissions
Does psychedelic science need philosophy?
Rapid Covid test developed for large scale screening
Has data collection from professional athletes gone too far?
UWA survey asks how does life make you feel?
Professional athletes subjected to unjustified collection of personal data
New collaboration to strengthen links between UWA and Middle East
Telethon grants give boost to children’s health research
Major funding boost for detecting diabetes in pregnancy in rural communities
Call for mental health focus on World Health Day
UWA researcher to represent Australia at Nobel Laureate meeting
Policy makers find vaccine mandates attractive for many reasons
Coral reef preservation efforts not looking at whole picture
Coral spawning success advances Ningaloo climate research
Two UWA projects awarded $1.2 million in national research funding
Survey documents loss of globally unique kelp forest in Oman
Gig economy, non-standard work and flexibility
Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute and UWA join forces to tackle country’s biggest killer
Opening up WA’s options for mine closure
Materials research dedicated CT scanner is first of its kind in WA
UWA launches Centre for Applied Bioinformatics
When will my immunity wane and am I protected against variants?
Taming suburbanisation from our WA 2050 Report
What we’ve learned about impact of climate change on ecosystems
Why does COVID mutate and will we see more variants?
Report explores WA’s future as we head towards 2050
Ancient campfires reveal 50,000 year old grocer and pharmacy
If I have COVID symptoms are PCR or rapid antigen tests best?