A new immunotherapy treatment will be studied in clinical trials, with the aim of preventing dangerous side effects for children who have to undergo stem cell transplants.
Achieving herd immunity for COVID-19 may be a challenge through current vaccination programs, research from the Imperial College London has found.
The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has provisionally approved the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 mRNA vaccine, COMIRNATY.
Researchers have developed biomechanical models that use mathematical- and physics-based representations of human movement to predict spinal loading.
Based on levels of a specific protein found in the brain, the test is reported to be the first of its kind in the world.
Heart Research Australia is encouraging Australians to wear red and donate during February, to raise awareness for heart disease and funds for life-saving research.
An international team of researchers, led by The University of Melbourne, has found two new mammogram-based measures for breast cancer risk.
An international study has uncovered new evidence of the positive role of androgens in breast cancer treatment.
The RACGP has welcomed government confirmation that GPs will be at the forefront of Australia's COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Researchers have discovered how to revert antibiotic resistance in one of the most dangerous superbugs: Acinetobacter baumannii — responsible for up to 20% of infections in ICUs.
Research at The University of Melbourne reveals that most women who freeze their eggs for later use do not end up using them, leading to wastage.
A study published in the journal Gut reveals that the gut microbiome may influence the severity of COVID-19 and the immune system's response to the infection.
An immunologist at the University of Queensland has cautioned over the UK's decision to delay second doses of the Pfizer vaccine.
Australia's coronavirus vaccine rollout will be brought forward to next month, with Prime Minister Scott Morrison saying the first groups are expected to receive the jab in mid-to-late February.