In the School of BABS we teach undergraduates, mentor postgraduate research students and carry out research in the disciplines of biotechnology, biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, microbiology, environmental microbiology, medical microbiology and immunology... [MORE]


16 March 2017

A proposal by BABS Professor Bill Ballard to study the DNA of a two-year-old dingo called Sandy...

15 February 2017

Some great applied research from a team that includes BABS...

10 March 2017

Senior Lecturer Dr Wallace Bridge is Program Convenor of the New Colombo Plan. Under this...

7 February 2017

BABS Senior Lecturer, Dr Richard Edwards, was recently interview by the EMBL...

BABS 2015 BABSFest

The BABSFest video competition draws on the creative skills of BABS undergrads, HDR students and postdocs to showcase the School’s range of activities in an engaging way.


29 March 2017 - 4:00pm
A/Professor Danny Hatters
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne
2 June 2017 - 3:00pm
Dr Benjamin E. Rubin
University of California San Diego (UCSD)

BABS 2015 iGEM team

MIT Boston’s global iGEM competition encourages student researchers to solve real-world challenges. BABS team ENDOsynBIO entered the 2015 competition and was awarded a gold medal.