BrisScience: A Stroke of Inspiration: Advancements in Stroke Research

Dr Lavinia Codd is investigating ways of improving cognitive recovery following stroke by activating precursor cells to increase the production of new brain cells (neurogenesis), which is a form of neuroplasticity. … More BrisScience: A Stroke of Inspiration: Advancements in Stroke Research

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BrisScience: Volcano alert! Towards predicting volcanic eruptions

Join Dr Teresa Ubide on a journey ‘inside’ volcanoes. Every volcano has a story, which can be read on volcanic crystals using microscopic laser chemical techniques. … More BrisScience: Volcano alert! Towards predicting volcanic eruptions

BrisScience: The Superbug Wars: Managing Antibiotic-Resistant Infections

One of the great threats to global health is the rise of bacteria that are resistant to all of our current antibiotics, the so-called ‘superbugs’. Researchers from the University of Queensland are at the forefront of efforts to develop solutions to this important problem. … More BrisScience: The Superbug Wars: Managing Antibiotic-Resistant Infections