Dr Linda Moore 1953-2010 sampling microbialites in 1985_credit Bob Burne

Martian mineral could be linked to microbes

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Scientists have discovered that the earliest living organisms on Earth were capable of making a mineral that may be found on Mars.

Winthrop Professor Osvaldo Almeida

International expert on ageing wins research award

Monday, 12 May 2014

An internationally renowned leader in psychiatry and ageing at The University of Western Australia has been recognised for excellence in research with a prestigious Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists Senior Research Award.

New research looks to Emu oil to cut bowel cancer rates

Thursday, 1 May 2014

A Perth based researcher is conducting ground-breaking research to investigate whether emu oil can be taken orally to treat bowel diseases which can lead to the onset of bowel cancer.