Current News

Some great applied research from a team that includes BABS Associate Professor Ruiting Lan has had direct health benefits to communities in China.

More than 200 people became ill and 39 died in the Chinese province of Sichuan in June 2005 from infection with a highly virulent strain...

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

Please click here to see the interview....

BABS Deputy Head of School/Director of Teaching Associate Professor Louise Lutze-Mann has been awarded one of 15 inaugural UNSW Scientia Education Fellowships that were announced by UNSW President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Jacobs at this week’s Learning and Teaching Forum. The aim of the Fellowships is to provide leadership in learning and teaching to support UNSW’s commitment to be a...

A team of researchers from UCLA and UNSW (including BABS researcher Dr Irina Voineagu and Gavin Sutton, a student who is also on the BABS iGEM team) has made a major advance in understanding the biology of schizophrenia using 3D chromosome-mapping, a new technology...

BABS scientists (Professor Peter White and his team) have identified three new strains of highly contagious norovirus responsible for a major epidemic of viral gastroenteritis that has affected hundreds of thousands of Australians over winter.

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We are once again hosting an Honours Information Night/Networking Event ...