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16 May 2017
A team of scientists from The University of Western Australia has developed a screening test that quickly confirms antibiotic efficacy. Their method is able to ensure the most effective antibiotics are prescribed sooner.
16 May 2017
Research led by The University of Western Australia has discovered a new, simple and less expensive way of growing stem cells.
09 May 2017
An international team of researchers has demonstrated how people can be inoculated against misinformation and fake news on topical issues such as climate change
05 May 2017
Scientists have uncovered the chemical compounds used by a species of spider orchid to sexually seduce male wasp pollinators.
03 May 2017
A new research study of immune responses to pneumococcal vaccines, commonly given to people with compromised immune systems, young children and people over 65, has identified a type of immune cell which is important in generating antibodies that prevent people from developing pneumococcal pneumonia.
20 April 2017
New research from The University of Western Australia and the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) suggests that reef fishes eat differently when sharks are around.
23 May 2017
A second-year Law student with a strong commitment to achieving social justice has been awarded this year's Ciara Glennon Memorial Law Scholarship.
22 May 2017
Andrew and Nicola Forrest have today made philanthropic history, donating a further $65 million to the Forrest Research Foundation, a partnership with all five WA universities and hosted by UWA.
10 May 2017
The University of Western Australia’s Professor Ryan Lister is one of 41 scientists worldwide to be appointed a prestigious International Research Scholar by the US-based Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI).
28 April 2017
Australia’s services to support the homeless are overwhelmingly unable to meet client demand, according to new research.
27 April 2017
Professor Dawn Freshwater has been formally installed as the 18th Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia.
05 April 2017
A world-class marine biologist will lead research into ocean conservation in the Indian Ocean region following his professorial appointment at The University of Western Australia.
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