Research Scientist for a week - By Elvis Tran

For a week in June, I was no longer a student bound by books and constantly in a classroom setting. Instead, I had become a research scientist at Bio21, surrounded by million-dollar cutting-edge biotechnology.

President of Croatia, Her Excellency Ms Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic visits Bio21

Today an MOU was signed between the University of Melbourne and the University of Zagreb to facilitate research collaboration and PhD pathways.

Open House @ Bio21 - Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 July - Discover Science!

Bio21 is open on Saturday & Sunday this weekend as part of the City of Melbourne's 'Open House' weekend.

Bio21 'Big Picture': Understanding and exploiting bacterial lifestyles- toward novel approaches to combat infection

Thursday, 3 August, 2017 - 15:00

Assoc Prof Cynthia Whitchurch is the recipient of the prestigious 2017 David Syme Prize. Come and hear about her ground-breaking work using microscopy to visualise bacteria.

Media Release: Discovery-driven research leads to breakthrough in understanding rare Sengers syndrome

Bio21 Researcher, Dr Diana Stojanovski, has unlocked important information that could lead to improved treatment of a rare and serious genetic condition, Senger's Syndrome.

The exciting future of light energy

In a world of growing energy needs, and a global imperative to halt carbon emissions, a tiny ‘quasiparticle’ called an exciton could provide the answer to our problems.

Talking dirty: The conversation between plants and soil

To a child, soil is just dirt – a home for worms. To a gardener, soil is a collection of organic matter and nutrients. But to plants, soil is a hotbed of chemical activity. And plants don’t just observe, they actively participate in this activity.


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