Diabetes prevention for new mums
April 6, 2017

A new research project is aiming to reduce the long term risks of developing type 2 diabetes for mothers who have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes.

Box jellyfish
April 4, 2017

New study from venom expert Professor Geoff Isbister shows not all marine stings are created equal.

March 31, 2017

Four Hunter researchers have received highly prestigious national fellowships from the Thoracic Society ANZ

Associate Professor Jarad Martin
March 30, 2017

A clinical trial has shown that radiation therapy for prostate cancer can safely be compressed from eight weeks of daily treatment to four, with the same cure rate.

Professor Lisa Wood
March 29, 2017

Fibre supplements create a healthy gut microbiota and in turn reduce airway inflammation in asthmatics, a new HMRI study has shown.

March 29, 2017

A world-first, free Smartphone program dedicated to improving new dads’ mental health has been developed at the University of Newcastle.

Dr Adam Collison
March 28, 2017

An HMRI VIVA study could effectively slash the rates of asthma in children of asthmatic mothers.

Professor Hubert Hondermarck
March 27, 2017

Researchers have found parallels between tissue regeneration, nerve growth and tumour development, confirming that the nervous system is actively involved in triggering cancer.

Dr Mike Fay
March 24, 2017

A global trial involving Hunter researcher Dr Mike Fay has solved a treatment dilemma for older patients with a glioblastoma brain tumour, extending survival.

Jessica Ferguson and Professor Manohar Garg
March 16, 2017

Five new clinical trials are concurrently under recruitment in the Hunter, aiming to combat type 2 diabetes and heart disease with an array of natural dietary supplements and tasty foods.