Meet our researcher: Prof. S.S. Vasan
Professor S.S Vasan is leading our SARS-CoV-2 virus work and led the pre-clinical trials testing two COVID-19 vaccine candidates.
Two vaccine candidates tested at ACDP
We’re testing two COVID-19 vaccine candidates for their efficacy at our Australian Centre for Disease Preparedness (ACDP).
Meet our researcher: Cathy Moir
Meet our expert and senior food microbiologist, Cathy Moir. Cathy explains why we’re interested in coronavirus and food safety.
Coronavirus is a ‘sliding doors’ moment. What we do now could change Earth’s trajectory
New research reveals which sectors of the global economy fuelled the emissions decline during COVID-19. We have a narrow window of time to make the change permanent.
‘Deeply worrying’: 92% of Australians don’t know the difference between viral and bacterial infections
Many people are confused about common infections, believing antibiotics can treat colds, flu and other viruses. This could fuel a dangerous rise in drug-resistant superbugs.
Love your guts. Now, more than ever before!
You’re washing your hands, your sanitiser comes with you everywhere and you can confidently keep your social distance. Now let’s think about how our gut health can help bolster your COVID-19 defences.
Meet our COVID-19 researcher: Dr Denis Bauer
We were lucky enough to catch up with Dr Denis Bauer. Her work uses AI and machine learning to better understand the SARS-CoV-2 virus. We chatted to her.
Prescribing antibiotic science facts
Antimicrobial resistance is on the rise. So we've got your scientific dose of the facts on germs and antibiotics.
Spotify playlist: Music you can move to
Get your body moving with our latest playlist. It's a pumped-up mix of banger beats for walking, running or dancing in your lounge room.
Meet our COVID-19 researcher: Tram Phan
Tram Phan is making the vaccine proteins that will be used in The University of Queensland’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate. She gives us the low down.
Meat your heart out with our plant-based mince
We've helped develop a plant based mince meat alternative. Now you can get it to your door from meal-kit delivery company Marley Spoon.