Needle-free Diabetes Test

World-first needle-free diabetes test. A painless diabetes test developed at the University of Newcastle has gained $6.3 million for a manufacturing facility. Funded under the Medical Products priority of the Australian Government’s Modern Manufacturing Initiative, the facility will move twenty years of research from the lab to retail shelves and

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Recent Uni Health Research Funding

Medical Research Future Fund success for key health initiatives. Three University of Newcastle-led research teams have secured more than $3.5 million through the Australian Government’s Medical Research Future Fund. • $1.6 million awarded to a research team led by Conjoint Associate Professor Tracy Dudding-Byth to identify genetic modifiers in sufferers

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‘Great Ideas’ Funded

Great ideas attract $7 million in NHMRC grants. Seven University of Newcastle researchers have been awarded more than $7 million in National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Ideas Grants, designed to support innovative and creative research projects which address a specific question. In collaboration with Hunter Medical Research Institute

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Nemo’s Tiny Friends

The invisible hitchhikers alerting scientists to changes in the East Australian Ocean. For the first time, marine microbes have been recorded riding the East Australian Current (EAC), from the Great Barrier Reef to Tasmania. NASA-supplied thermal image of the East Australia Current (EAC). The discovery has alerted researchers to significant

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Rainbow Walk

Rainbow pedestrian crossing signifies University’s commitment to diversity. University of Newcastle students and staff walk the new rainbow crossing. The University of Newcastle believes in a “show don’t tell” principle in our commitments to community and equity. That’s why, as part of the University of Newcastle’s Pride Week 2020, a

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