02 Sep 2017
Rapid flu detection trial
With the flu season in full swing this winter, researchers are conducting a trial of a new rapid detection device for Influenza A and B.
30 Aug 2017
Health benefits of seaweed
Researchers are about to embark on a second human trial to investigate the effect of seaweed fibre on gut, metabolic and skin health.
03 Aug 2017
Re-training the brain in pain
Psychologists are working on ways to reduce the brain’s sensitivity to pain, with the aim of improving pain management techniques.
28 Jul 2017
“Artificial pancreas” brings hope for people with type 1 diabetes
A new “artificial pancreas” being studied by the University of Melbourne could dramatically transform the lives of people with type 1 diabetes.
29 Apr 2017
The right dose for osteoarthritis treatment
Research trial: Volunteers needed to participate in a research study to determine the right dose of a marine oil supplement on osteoarthritis of the knee.
28 Apr 2017
Chocolate doesn’t cause acne
Good news on two fronts: eating chocolate does not cause pimples; researchers need participants for a trial of a new treatment for moderate or severe…
19 Apr 2017
Volunteers sought for genetics of depression study
Researchers are seeking adults who’ve been treated for depression to join a global investigation of the genetic origins of this illness.
29 Mar 2017
Snuggle, run or cry: What’s your ‘normal’ after sex?
A new QUT study is looking to lift the covers off people’s feelings, emotions and actions immediately after sexual activity.
23 Mar 2017
Bone cancer survivor sports training study
A program to understand the benefits of exercise and sport for young people recovering from bone cancer will soon start at The University of Queensland.