Health & Medicine

UNLISTED WA biotech firm Proteomics International has announced the development of a new peptide drug discovery platform, which is achieving impressive results in identifying drug candidates from the venom of Australian scorpions, centipedes and spiders.

One great genetic leap for mankind

Thursday, 16 April 2009

A TEAM of Murdoch University researchers may have recently achieved the most startling breakthrough in evolutionary theory since Neo-Darwinism.

A RECENT study debunks the commonly-held stereotype that physical illness in older adults causes high prevalence of depression.

LED by Professor Peter Leedman from the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, a team of researchers are using microRNA technology to target and turn off key molecules involved in cancer.