The University of Queensland was founded in 1909. The student body for graduate and undergraduate is more than 37,000. The UQ is a premier research center for molecular biology and biomedical research. UQ is noted for its high-tech emphasis and research centers devoted to various high level research in cancer, cells and technology. Environmental research is another accomplishment of UQ.
An international study published today involving University of Queensland research has found large numbers of threatened species have already been impacted by climate change.
Cobalt, a naturally occurring mineral that can also be an environmental pollutant, has been recorded in the blood of Queensland turtles at potentially harmful levels
Humans rely on things that come from nature—including clean air, water, food, and timber. But how can we tell if these natural services that people rely on, are at risk of being lost, potentially permanently?
A University of Queensland-led international study has discovered a new type of bacterial structure which has previously only been seen in more complex cells.
A University of Queensland-led study has highlighted the minute details of how the plant¹s immune system leads to its ability to resist disease.
University of Queensland microbiologist Emeritus Professor John Fuerst has a new bacterial genus (a group of related organisms) named in his honour.
Leonie the leopard shark has made a switch that could save her species – becoming the first shark recorded to change from sexual to asexual reproduction.
A University of Queensland team has made a discovery that could help conquer the greatest threat to global food security – pests and diseases in plants.
Feral cats cover over 99.8% of Australia's land area, including almost 80% of the area of our islands.
Sharing is not caring when it comes to your pets at Christmas with many tasty festive delights on the naughty list for furry family members.