One step closer to a blood test for Alzheimer’s
Australian scientists are much closer to developing a screening test for the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease, the leading cause of dementia.
What the GI?
Our infographic explains what a low Glycemic Index (GI) is, lists common low GI foods and suggests dietary strategies.
First Hendra, now bat lyssavirus, so what are zoonotic diseases?
By Linfa Wang, Science Leader in Virology and Gary Crameri, Virologist, Australian Animal Health Lab The last 30 years have seen […]
How are vaccines used in Australian agriculture?
By Ian Colditz– Research Scientist, Livestock Health & Welfare Approximately 140 vaccines are registered for use in livestock and companion animals […]
Doin’ it for the kids…
By Angela Beggs You may recall that last year we announced the work we were undertaking to support PATH’s rotavirus […]
Long life and resistant to diseases? Our money’s on bats to survive the apocalypse
Bats are amazing creatures. They’ve been around for at least 65 million years, and in that time have become one […]
The eighth day of Geekmas… pucker up
It’s the eighth day of Geekmas and you can win… kissing disease! Well, an adorable kissing disease plush microbe […]
No sh*t – a new test for bowel cancer
We have been working on a more effective and reliable blood-based test for bowel cancer.
Scientists meet on biosecurity disease threats
World-renowned scientists are meeting today at the Emerging Infectious Diseases Symposium (EIDS2012), in Geelong, Victoria, to help improve our ability […]