News & events

News

Understanding wheat pathogens
27
Jun
2017
Congratulations to Megan McDonald, who has won the 2017 Peer Prize for Women in Science, for her work on ToxA in wheat.
26
Jun
2017
A research team led by The Australian National University (ANU) has found a new way to help plants better survive drought by enhancing their natural ability to preserve water.
ANU scientist Graham Farquhar first Australian to win Kyoto Prize
16
Jun
2017
ANU congratulates distinguished scientist Graham Farquhar AO, who has become the first Australian to win a Kyoto Prize - the most prestigious international award for fields not traditionally honoured with a Nobel Prize.
25
May
2017
Parasitologists at RSB, JCSMR and the Centre for Advanced Microscopy are celebrating a new dual PhD program that pairs ANU with Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany.

Events

30
Jun
2017
Speaker: Ashley Jones, Millar lab, ANU
Abstract - Transcriptomic studies from many eukaryotic species have shown that amongst the protein coding mRNA, there is another level of complexity; RNA that appears to have no protein coding potential yet emerging evidence has indicated important biological roles.
30
Jun
2017
Speaker: Professor L David Sibley, Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine
The phylum Apicomplexa is named for its specialized apical features, which include a novel microtubule-organizing center, and dedicated secretory organelles that are discharged during cell invasion.
05
Jul
2017
Speaker: H. Charles Manning, PhD. Director, Vanderbilt Center form Molecular Probes and Molecular Imaging Research
Cancer diagnosis algorithms routinely use medical imaging of one or more types, but the clinical imaging modalities that are most-heavily relied upon provide primarily anatomical and structural information.
msf-Waters
10
Jul
2017
Speakers: Dave Haywood, Waters Senior Manager Omics Business Development - Global Market Operations.
Paul Goulding, Waters Senior Business Development Manager - Asia, Africa & Australasia
A “Multi-Omics” Study of Metabolic Syndrome Disorders Using SONAR, a New Mass Spectrometry Data Independent Acquisition Mode Dave Heywood

Event series

Biomedical Science and Biochemistry Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Biomedical Science and Biochemistry

Director's Seminar Series

Speakers selected by the Director to deliver seminars of broad relevance to the School. 

Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Ecology and Evolution (E&E).

Evolutionary Ecology Discussion Group

This is an informal, weekly discussion group, held at 2pm on Wednesdays in the Banks Tearoom, Building 44. We discuss any questions broadly related to evolutionary ecology.

Plant Biology Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Plant Sciences.

Techniques in Computational genomics

The Techniques in Computational genomics (TIC) meetings are aimed at fostering interactions among computational genomic researchers of all levels from across Canberra.

Training, Symposia and Workshops

Lists training and workshops from a number of facilities and services, including the RSB-RSC Mass Spectrometry Facility.

Updated:  27 June 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director RSB/Page Contact:  Webmaster RSB