Australian Biology Olympiad success

A team of four high school students went to Hanoi, Vietnam for the 2016 Biology Olympiad individual competitions; a week of theory and practical exams. Out of...

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Biology Olympiad students

Video: Field trip to Kioloa

Check out our latest video, made by Jimmy Walsh from the Colleges of Science marketing team.

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Biology Field Trip

ANU Plant-Microbe Interactions retreat

Plant-Microbe Interaction researchers from the Plant Sciences Division recently held a retreat at the ANU Kioloa campus (5th-8th Septem

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ANU-UC agreement to open doors for health students

A new joint initiative between The Australian National University (ANU) and the University of Canberra (UC) will open a new career door for health students.

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3MT 2016

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an international competition for higher degree research students. Students talk about what their research is and why it is...

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Estee Tee, ANU Open Day People's Choice Runner Up

TIC Seminar: Detecting Mutations with Short-Read Sequencing

Studying the process of de novo mutation from deep-sequencing of related samples is a difficult task.

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Inside leaves, communication is the key

Scientists from the Centre have recently published their findings in the journal Plant Cell. 

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Setaria leaf 3D image

The ANU Research School of Biology (RSB) carries out research in a wide range of biological and biomedical sciences.

It also oversees the University's Biology curriculum, with a diverse offering of courses across both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

The Biology Teaching and Learning Centre coordinates all biology teaching across the campus including contributions from the Research School of Biology, the John Curtin School of Medical Research, the Fenner School of Environment and Society, and the School of Health and Psychological Sciences.

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