Inclusive Growth Hub targets inequality in the Asia Pacific

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Business and government
The Asia-Pacific region is often characterised by high levels of inequality with large disparities commonly found across multiple indicators such as income, gender, health care, or education. These gaps represent significant economic, social, and political challenges and are a major concern for governments across the region. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated inequalities in the region, […]

Bacteria use genetic switch to defend death by metals

Griffith Health
Griffith University researchers have discovered a genetic switch in a common bacterium that helps defend itself against the human body’s natural immune system.  Dr Matthew Sullivan and Dr Kelvin Goh from the School of Pharmacy and Medical Science at Griffith University have studied how group B streptococcus responds to exposure to the metals zinc and […]