News & events

News

18
Jun
2019
A researcher has made a remarkable discovery about a group of lizards living in the Andes. Jess Fagan reports.
11
Jun
2019
Professor Geoff McFadden, whose research has led to a paradigm shift in understanding the malaria parasite, has been awarded the Ralph Slatyer Medal for outstanding biological research for 2019.
20
May
2019
A region's climate has a greater impact than landscape on how many languages are spoken there, new research from The Australian National University (ANU) shows.
2019 ANU Federal Election Conversation Series - Food security
14
May
2019
Professor Owen Atkin and Professor Robert Furbank from RSB analyse the ongoing issues around food security and the policy direction needed to ensure Australia's ongoing prosperity.

Events

24
Jun
2019
Are you a graduate student or post-doc interested in what it’s like being a woman in an academic biology career? Please join us for an RSB panel discussion on women in science for HDRs and ECRs. Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome!  Panel participants include:
27
Jun
2019
Speaker: Dr Michael Duffy - Melbourne University - Host Alex Maier + IRTG
 The genome of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum is maintained primarily as transcriptionally competent, euchromatin with only restricted islands of transcriptionally silent, condensed heterochromatin.
30
Jun
2019
Register now and save the date!   This conference brings together the key elements for a future food revolution.
16
Jul
2019
Speaker: Matthew Phillips, Queensland University of Technology
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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.

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