Queensland Fresh Scientist develops an App to help diabetes sufferers monitor their sugar levels and get the help they need more quickly For immediate release, Tuesday 9 August 2016 A new diabetes App that can be loaded on smart devices looks set to streamline health care for Australia’s diabetes sufferers thanks to CSIRO / University […]
Queensland Fresh Scientist ‘People’s Award’ winner finds how to disarm the superbugs causing the urinary tract infections that can no longer be treated with antibiotics For immediate release, Tuesday, August 2 2016 Disarming the superbugs resistant to antibiotics is the Holy Grail in the global fight against a pandemic predicted to kill more people than […]
Queensland Fresh Scientist develops a rapid test for the Hendra virus in horses Horses suspected of carrying the deadly Hendra virus will have results in ten minutes rather than up to 36 hours, thanks to a rapid diagnostic test developed by University of the Sunshine Coast researcher, Joanna Kristoffersen. Joanna who did the research as […]
Fresh Science is a national competition helping early-career researchers find, and then share, their stories of discovery.
The program takes up-and-coming researchers with no media experience and turns them into spokespeople for science, giving them a taste of life in the limelight, with a day of media training and a public event in their home state.