Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTMedical experts in Australia are divided over the benefits of cancer screening...are we saving lives or harming lives? To help unravel this issue, industry experts, medical professionals, researchers, and those affected by cancer will share their stories and expertise at a public forum on Wednesday 29 July 6.30pm at University of Sydney.
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTToday an international team of astronomers from NASA's Kepler mission have announced the discovery of a near-Earth-sized planet in the habitable zone of a Sun-like star.
Tue, 21 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTResearchers from the University of Sydney have painted the most detailed picture to date of major infectious diseases shared between wildlife and livestock, and found a huge gap in knowledge about diseases which could spread to humans.
Mon, 13 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe impact of soil on children's blood lead levels to how farmers can respond to climate change are among the hot button issues under discussion at the 2015 Agriculture and Environment Research Symposium.
Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTSanitarium has joined 11 other companies in becoming a member of the University's Australian Research Council Food Processing Training Centre (ARC-FPTC).
Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTCrowd-sourced computing has helped an international research team - including researchers from the University of Sydney - discover a new method of improving water filtration systems and water quality.
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMTA joint study conducted by electrical engineering researchers working at both Western Sydney and Sydney universities looked at the combined use and applicability of two minimally invasive sensors, electrocardiogram (ECG) and pulse oximetry as an early detection method of SAHS - a respiratory condition experts estimate can affect up to 4 percent of infants.
Tue, 23 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMTSleep disorder expert Professor Peter Cistulli has been appointed the ResMed Chair in Sleep Medicine at the University of Sydney. The new Chair is funded by ResMed and will work across the University's Faculty of Medicine and Charles Perkins Centre.
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMTHumans arrange themselves into scale-free networks to give themselves a competitive edge according to research published this month in Nature: Scientific Report. The work conducted by University of Sydney researchers expands on the work done by famous game theorist John Nash by considering the limitations to human logical thinking and modelling human societies as networks.
Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMTA $33.7 million gift to the University of Sydney places Australia at the forefront of medicinal cannabinoid research.