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Elite swimmers training in pool.

Only a small proportion of elite swimmers regularly checked their skin for signs of cancer despite being at increased risk, according to University of Queensland research.

11 June 2024
A small child is held by medical staff with a mask with tubes over their nose and mouth

A ͼ-led study has found multiple doses of anaesthetics do not compromise brain function in young children.

10 June 2024
Close up of mine worker in high vis writing on a piece of paper

ͼ research is at the forefront of finding ways to improve the return to work for people diagnosed with dust lung disease.

7 June 2024
A street in daylight with people with pedestrians looking at their phones as they walk with a young woman in the foreground.

Young Australians are being exposed to an alcohol advertisement on social media every 2 minutes and 43 seconds on average, according to ͼ research.

7 June 2024
A microscopic view of brain organoids

A first-of-its-kind brain organoid grown at UQ has helped researchers identify therapies that reduce the impact of COVID-19 on people with Down syndrome.

6 June 2024
Four smiling people wearing safety equipment in a laboratory

Queensland will be a major international hub for vaccine discovery and development with a $32 million partnership between ͼ and US-based Emory University to establish the Queensland Emory Vaccine Centre at UQ.

31 May 2024

The Queensland Aphasia Research Centre at UQ has been awarded almost $5 million from the Medical Research Future Fund to improve treatment for the growing number of Australians living with post-stroke aphasia.

31 May 2024
A close up of a woman vaping

Young people are encouraged to participate in a University of Queensland study that will use artificial intelligence technology to develop campaign materials to reduce youth vaping rates.

23 May 2024
A woman with her head in her hands, surrounded by people trying to hand her things

A team of researchers from ͼ has found employees experience more stress at work when interrupted with requests for unnecessary or unreasonable tasks.

21 May 2024
A microscope snapshot of brightly coloured flecks of blue, green and pink against a black background.

University of Queensland research has found exercise can help prevent or slow cognitive decline during ageing.

20 May 2024
A man in a white business shirt

Professor Barry Dickson from ͼ's Queensland Brain Institute has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society, joining the ranks of eminent scientists from around the world.

17 May 2024
A group of people dressed in corporate wear clinking champagne glasses

People from a higher socioeconomic status drink more alcohol on average than those of lower socioeconomic background, according to new ͼ research.

17 May 2024
A photo of a hospital bed and medical equipment and monitors beside it.

A new drug could prevent sepsis-related organ failure and death by restoring the health of a patient’s blood vessels.

9 May 2024
two researchers looking at a large machine

A range of hyper accurate cancer drugs is in production at a newly opened research and manufacturing hub at UQ.

8 May 2024
a man in a white coat, glue gloves and glasses holds up a small tray of purple dots

A new diagnostic and treatment approach for bladder cancer will undergo a clinical trial in Queensland.

7 May 2024