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]


13 April 2017

Further to our news item of 16 March, we are delighted to share the news that Sandy the dingo is...

10 March 2017

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

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...

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.


2 June 2017 - 3:00pm
Dr Benjamin E. Rubin
University of California San Diego (UCSD)
5 June 2017 - 11:00am
Dr Haibo Jiang
The University of Western Australia
23 June 2017 - 3:00pm
Professor Peter Shepherd
University of Auckland and Maurice Wilkins Centre

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.