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Another accolade for Amy Cain
11, Jun 2024

Another accolade for Amy Cain

Associate Professor Amy Cain from the Macquarie University node has been awarded the 2023 David Syme Research Prize for her groundbreaking research in biology. Associate Professor Cain's work, Molecular analysis of...

The art of designing tiny structures
10, Apr 2024

The art of designing tiny structures

Illustrating the design difficulties of DNA origami It's always an honour for a scientist to achieve a cover story in an academic journal. It’s even better when the author has...

Annual conference champions sustainability
31, Jan 2024

Annual conference champions sustainability

Sustainability took centre stage at the Centre’s third annual conference held in December 2023 against the scenic backdrop of the Sunshine Coast. A call to urgently reduce carbon impact resonated...

Superstar of STEM
25, Jan 2024

Superstar of STEM

Dr Taylor Szyszka has discovered profound benefits in being a star science communicator – number one being that her parents finally understand what she does. 'I'm quite pleased with that...

People’s choice awarded for research TikTok video
11, Dec 2023

People’s choice awarded for research TikTok video

Postdoctoral Fellow Alescia Cullen of the Macquarie University node picked up the People's Choice Award for her research video at the Macquarie University 2023 Early Career Researcher Showcase held on...

Centre of Excellence researchers awarded at Synthetic Biology Australasia Conference 2023
22, Nov 2023

Centre of Excellence researchers awarded at Synthetic Biology Australasia Conference 2023

Centre of Excellence researchers from Kirill Alexandrov’s Research Group at QUT, Dr Elena Eremeeva, Mica Fiorito have each picked up awards for the best talks, and Roxane Mutschler has won...