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Pharmacology - Nov 16
Pharmacology
New research from The University of Queensland has found non-antibiotic pharmaceuticals can significantly promote the spread of antibiotic resistance via bacterial mating. A study led by Dr Jianhua Guo from UQ's Advanced Water Management Centre said while antibiotics were known to promote antibiotic resistance, it wasn't known if non-antibiotic pharmaceuticals could also increase bacterial conjugation.
Earth Sciences - Nov 16
Earth Sciences

Tracks made by dinosaurs the size of sparrows have been discovered in South Korea by an international team of palaeontologists.

Life Sciences - Nov 15
Life Sciences

The University of Queensland is working to protect wildlife on its 114 hectare St Lucia campus with a campaign to remove pest animals.

Environment - Nov 14
Environment

The environmental and climate history of the past 60,000 years of Australia's Kimberley region is set to be uncovered by a multidisciplinary team led by a University of Queensland scientist.

Law - Nov 14
Law

Inspired by his own university experience, leading funds manager Matt McLennan has donated $1 million to The University of Queensland Law School to provide students with collaborative learning spaces.

Health - Nov 12

A personal experience decades ago triggered an interest in men's mental health issues that has led to UQ researcher Professor Geoffrey Goodhill organising an event to mark International Men's Day 2018 in Brisbane.

Life Sciences - Nov 15

A donation by the Queensland Friends of the Australian Archaeological Institute in Athens (QFAAIA) has allowed UQ's RD Milns Antiquities Museum to buy a rare Bronze Age chariot figurine from Greece.

Environment - Nov 14

Environmental water quality is set to improve in Australia and New Zealand thanks to research transforming water quality guidelines.

Innovation - Nov 14
Innovation

A Brisbane company developing a more efficient way to obtain essential battery materials is powering ahead with plans to open a demonstration plant at Coopers Plains.

Environment - Nov 13
Environment

The largest marine research station on the Great Barrier Reef is set to shift to a cleaner energy source, with solar generation and storage to meet most of its electricity needs.

Health - Nov 12
Health

Australia's first laboratory dedicated to improving outcomes for children with brain injuries has opened in Brisbane.





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