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Discovery offers hope for improving physical performance as we age

Discovery offers hope for improving physical performance as we age

Facility: Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory

Researchers from UNSW and Harvard have identified that replacing two naturally occurring molecules can reverse the ageing process of blood vessels in mice, boosting the animals' physical endurance.

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Short course: Introductory Statistics for Researchers, 5-6 April 2018

Short course: Introductory Statistics for Researchers, 5-6 April 2018

Facility: Stats Central

This course is an introduction to statistical design and analysis for researchers. It emphases understanding the concepts of statistical procedures, performing statistical analyses and interpreting computer output. The course can serve as a first introduction to statistics or as a refresher.

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Workshop: Introduction to R, 4 April 2018

Workshop: Introduction to R, 4 April 2018

Facility: Stats Central

R is widely used and extremely powerful statistical software.

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Sue Wilson (Stats Central) awarded Honorary Senior Fellow by Australian Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Society

Facility: Stats Central

The Australian Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Society (ABACBS) presented Professor Sue Wilson from Stats Central with the inaugural Honorary Senior Fellow Award on 13th November

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MWAC Recognition for research of significance: November 2017

Facilities: Electron Microscope Unit, Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Facility, Solid State & Elemental Analysis Unit, Biomedical Imaging Facility, Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory, Spectroscopy Laboratory, Transgenic Animal Unit, Stats Central, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility, Biorepository

The Outreach group POM committee is pleased to announce the ‘Paper of the Month’ for Nov 2017 is a study contributed to by Ling Zhong and Mark Raftery from BMSF, in conjunction with:

Susanne Erdmann, Bernhard Tschitschko, and Ricardo Cavicchioli.

A plasmid from an Antarctic haloarchaeon uses specialized membrane vesicles to disseminate and infect plasmid-free cells

Published in: Nature Microbiology. 2017, 1446-1455

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Lightsheet Microscopy Workshop

Lightsheet Microscopy Workshop

Facility: Biomedical Imaging Facility

Later this month we will be hosting an in-depth introductory workshop surrounding Lightsheet microscopy. Registration closes Wednesday 22nd November 2017.

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Electron Microscope Unit three seminars 10-11am on 10th 11th 13th Oct 17

Facility: Electron Microscope Unit

Seminer 1 : Electron microscopy studies of nanoporous materials and related nano-structured materials

Speaker: Associate Professor Yasuhiro SAKAMOTO, Tohoku University, Japan

Location: Old Main Building(K15), rm G31

Date:10-11am, Tuesday 10 October

 

Seminer 2: Architecture of the flagellar apparatus of magnetotactic bacteria revealed by cryo electron microscopy

Speaker: Assistant Professor Juanfang RUAN, Tohoku University, Japan

Location: Old Main Building(K15), rm G31

Date:10-11am, Wednesday 11 October

 

Seminer 3: HR(S)TEM-based research on nitride superlattice thin films for coating- and energy applications: Plasmonic properties, thermal stability, and diffusion phenomena at the atomic level

Speaker: Assistant Professor Magnus Garbrecht, Linköping University, SE-581 83 Linköping, Sweden.

Location: Old Main Building(K15), rm 230

Date:10-11am, Friday 13 October

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Australian Society for Molecular Imaging (ASMI) Symposium

Australian Society for Molecular Imaging (ASMI) Symposium

Facility: Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory

3rd ASMI Symposium

Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney

25th & 26th September 2017

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Eureka Prize Finalists

Facility: Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Facility

UNSW Eureka Prize finalists celebrate a wealth of research and leadership

UNSW has a record 12 finalists in the running at this year's Eureka Prizes, Australia's most high-profile science awards.

Presented annually by the Australian Museum, the Eureka Prizes are the country’s most high-profile science awards, recognising excellence in research and innovation, leadership, science engagement and school science.

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MWAC Recognition for research of significance: May 2017

Facilities: Electron Microscope Unit, Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Facility, 3, Solid State & Elemental Analysis Unit, Biomedical Imaging Facility, Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory, Spectroscopy Laboratory, Transgenic Animal Unit, Stats Central

The Outreach group POM committee is pleased to announce the ‘Paper of the Month’ for May 2017 is a study contributed to by Chris Brownlee from BRIL Flow Cytometry, in conjunction with:

Karen D. Weynberg, Matthew Neave, PetaL.Clode, Christian R. Voolstra, Patrick Laffy, Nicole S. Webster, Rachel A. Levin, Elisha M. Wood-Charlson, Madeleine J. H. van Oppen.

Prevalent and persistent viral infection in cultures of the coral algal endosymbiont Symbiodinium.

Published in: Coral Reefs. 2017, p8-12

(impact factor 3.3)

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3rd Oceania mouse Transgenic & Assisted Reproduction Technologies symposium

Facility: Transgenic Animal Unit

 

Welcome to the 3rd Oceania mouse Transgenic & Assisted Reproduction Technologies symposium!

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First National FLIM Workshop

First National FLIM Workshop

Facility: Biomedical Imaging Facility

The aim of this workshop is an in-depth introduction to Fluorescence Lifetime Microscopy (FLIM). The program includes lectures about the principals of FLIM, practical sessions and research talks showcasing FLIM application in the Life Sciences.
 

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Light Microscopy Australia Conference 2017

Light Microscopy Australia Conference 2017

Facility: Biomedical Imaging Facility

Join us at the Light Microscopy Australia conference during 1 - 3 February 2017 to mingle with like-minded enththusiasts.

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MWAC Recognition for research of significance: November 2016

Facilities: Electron Microscope Unit, Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Facility, Solid State & Elemental Analysis Unit, Biomedical Imaging Facility, Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory, Spectroscopy Laboratory, Transgenic Animal Unit, Stats Central

The Outreach group POM committee is pleased to announce the ‘Paper of the Month’ for November 2016 is a study contributed to by Rhiannon Kuchel,  Richard Tilley, and James Hook from EMU and NMR, in conjunction with:

Samuel J Frost, Damia Mawad, Michael J Higgins, Herleen Ruprai, Simon Myers and Antonio Lauto.

 

Gecko-inspired chitosan adhesive for tissue repair.

 

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NHMRC Project Grants and Statistics: How to excel in the statistical design component

Facility: Stats Central

Want to give your NHMRC Project Grant application the best chance for success? Want to ensure your experimental design is statistically relevant and feasible?
Then attend the upcoming presentation, where Stats Central will present “NHMRC Project Grants and Statistics: How to excel in the statistical design component” seminar on Wednesday 2nd November.
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Date: Wednesday 2nd November 2016

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Statistical Methods for Research Workers

Statistical Methods for Research Workers

Facility: Stats Central

Statistical Methods for Research Workers

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MWAC Recognition for research of significance: September 2016

Facilities: Electron Microscope Unit, Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Facility, 3, Solid State & Elemental Analysis Unit, Biomedical Imaging Facility, Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory, Spectroscopy Laboratory, Transgenic Animal Unit, Stats Central

The Outreach group POM committee is pleased to announce the ‘Paper of the Month’ for September 2016 is a study contributed to by Ling Zhong and Mark Raftery from BMSF, in conjunction with:

Sibasish Dolai, Keith C.S. Sia, Alissa K. Robbins, Sue L. Heatley,Tiffaney L. Vincent, Falko Hochgräfe, Rosemary Sutton, Raushan T. Kurmasheva, Tamas Revesz, Deborah L. White, Peter J. Houghton, Malcolm A. Smith, David T. Teachey , Roger J. Daly, Mark J. Raftery, and Richard B. Lock

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Stats Central October Discussion

Stats Central October Discussion

Facility: Stats Central

Stats Central is starting a monthly discussion of statistical issues and interesting ideas.  On the first Friday of each month, we will discuss a journal article, learn about interesting applications of statistics, or present our own work or ideas.

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Introduction to regression modelling in R

Facility: Stats Central

September 26-28, 2016
 
Introduction to Regression Mo

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