News Archive - 2018

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From Monday 19 November, the School of Biotechnology & Biomolecular Sciences email ( will be closed. Undergraduate student enquiries are to be submitted via web form at the Student Portal. 

A group led by UNSW BABS' Peter White has unlocked the DNA of the cane toad. The world-first genome will help scientists understand how the toad spreads, how its toxin works, and provide new avenues to try to control its population. 


UNSW BABS Professor Marc Wilkins is among a team whose unprecedented achievement provides new insights into koalas and their long-time survival.


Welcome to our new students for 2018. Visit the UNSW O-Week website for all the information about events and activities to enjoy during this special week.

  • campus tours
  • timetable tours
  • undergraduate tour
  • postgraduate...