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Nuclear research is changing the face of medicine

Postgraduate researcher at ANSTO, Mitch Klenner never thought he’d be working in nuclear medicine. Now, it’s his passion; through trial-and-error he’s paving the way for nuclear medicines to detect and eradicate disease.

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Gone bananas

The world’s favourite banana is being threatened by the spread of plant pathogens. Scientists at QUT are engineering solutions using genetics to save our staple snack.

Health careers quiz

How can you help with health?

Health careers don’t have to be confined to the hospital. Tell us a bit about yourself, and we’ll find the perfect career for you. Will you be a mental health professional, or a medtech inventor? Take our quiz and find out!

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Do we have a social media addiction?

Are Instagram and Facebook giving us social media addiction? We’ve waded through a cocktail of dopamine and ‘FoMO’ to find out the science behind what social media does to our brains.

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3d bioprinting our bones

In an amazing development for the world of 3D bioprinting, a human ribcage has been replaced by a porous Australian printed replica in New York this week.

Smart medical robots for kids

Medical robots offering young minds creativity and challenge: a cute companion robot called ikki is being trialled in a number of children’s hospitals.