A University of Queensland discovery has deepened our understanding of the genetic mutations that arise in different tissues, and how these are inherited.
Wild rice growing in northern Australia's crocodile-infested waters could help boost global food security, say University of Queensland researchers who have mapped its genetic family tree.
Tiger sharks appear to be genetically monogamous – and it could be putting the species at risk.
Fleas from domestic pets are infesting native wildlife and feral animals in all continents except Antarctica, a new study reveals.
Vets and dog owners are being warned that canine parvovirus – a contagious and often fatal disease – is spreading rapidly among Australian dogs.