Professor Stefan Broer has been awarded a Diabetes Australia grant to study the targeting of amino acid transport to treat type 2 diabetes. The award was announced by the Federal Health Minister, Hon Sussan Ley, at a breakfast at Old Parliament House to mark World Diabetes Day.
As part of a large international effort to increase wheat yields and boost food security, researchers from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis at The Australian National University, have received funding to map the variation for photosynthetic performance, so that breede
Researchers at ANU have found frill-necked lizards have different coloured frills, depending on where they live and what they eat.
The colour of the frill on the lizards varies from red, orange, yellow and white.
Shujuan Zhang has been selected for the prestigious German Federal Ministry of Education and Research program 'Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development' to promote the international exchange of ideas regarding green solutions.
The ANU and CSIRO have joined forces in a new collaborative precinct to help build a sustainable future for the environment, agriculture and global food supplies. Murray Badger and Craig Moritz describe how in an ANU video.