UNSW Medicine & Health

Two hands exchanging a small bag of ecstasy tablets

The latest Drug Trends report from UNSW’s National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre shows significant changes in perceived availability of all forms of ecstasy.

DNA strands replicating

Could the key to lobsters’ longevity slow down our biological clocks?

Pregnant person holding her stomach

UNSW Sydney BUBs Quit study receives NHMRC Partnership Project funding. 

T cells pushing lytic granules towards immunological synapse

New research reveals the mechanical processes used by T cells to kill cancer cells more efficiently.

A view of buildings on the UNSW campus

The funding allows researchers to progress their projects and careers that will benefit Australians.

Artist's impression of blood stem cells

Making stem cells from a patient’s adult cells – rather than human embryos – is one of the holy grails in modern medicine treatments. New research brings us two steps closer.

UNSW's Sir John Clancy Auditorium

The Fellows have secured more than $13 million for projects in science, engineering, the humanities and medicine. 

Omicron-adapted COVID-19 boosters will likely be available in several countries before the end of the year

Several countries are preparing to distribute Omicron-adapted COVID-19 boosters. What does this mean for Australia?

Professor Peter Macdonald and Dr Yashutosh Joshi

A new heart transplant technique is reducing waiting lists for patients in Australia and potentially around the world.  

Winners of the 3MT competition with UNSW VC Attila Brungs and judges Dr Sonu Bhaskar and Zina Kaye

Scientia PhD candidate Merryn Baker wowed judges with her presentation on diagnosing lung disease through breath analysis

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