Tag: University of Queensland

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University of Queensland team create universal cancer test

December 5, 2018


The new test is designed to easily, non-invasively detect cancer from blood or biopsy tissue within ten minutes by analysing methyl group changes at a whole genome level. Methyl groups, which are tiny molecules on DNA, were found to be […]


Full-term babies born early may suffer adverse health outcomes later in life

September 29, 2017

Via: The Medical News

Researchers at the University of Queensland reported this week that full-term babies born just a few weeks early are more likely to have poor physical fitness throughout life compared with babies of longer gestation. The average human gestation period is […]