Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Coffee, coastlines and a cutting-edge vaccine: Griffith’s Advanced Queensland trio putting state at forefront

Griffith researchers among 19 scientists share in $5.56 million of funding.
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Griffith Health

Study finds significant overlap in neurochemicals from long COVID and ME/CFS patients

Researchers find overlap in long COVID and ME/CFS patients using MRI.   
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Griffith Health

ME/CFS progression in focus with $438,000 grant

Researchers will track progression of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). 
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Global collaboration to combat chronic lung infection

Researchers develop drug target to tackle multi-drug resistant lung bacterium.
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10 Reduced Inequalities

New Discovery Unravels Malaria Invasion Mechanism

In a significant breakthrough, researchers from the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) and Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics have unveiled a crucial aspect of how the malaria parasite infiltrates human red blood cells. The study, recently published in Cell Reports, highlights the pivotal role of a sugar known as sialic acid in […]
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11 Sustainable Cities and Communities

Plan encourages habitat protection to prevent pandemics

Study urges conserving natural areas and promoting biodiversity to prevent disease outbreaks.
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11 Sustainable Cities and Communities

QLD Disaster Research Alliance appoints Alliance Manager

Project management specialist joins Queensland Disaster Research Alliance.
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10 Reduced Inequalities

Sports engineering student proves a key player in Paralympic innovation

A Griffith masters student has been working with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) to design cutting-edge technology for Paralympic athletes.  
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15 Life on Land

Persian plateau unveiled as crucial hub for early human migration out of Africa

Study sheds new light on the complex journey of human populations from Africa into Eurasia. 
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17 Partnerships for the Goals

World leading researchers convene to help combat space health hurdles

Professor Julie Hides is supporting NASA in solving musculoskeletal injuries in space.
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3 Good Health and Well Being

Referral pathway study for osteoporosis patients

Clinicians are being encouraged to refer patients with osteoporosis to a heavy lifting exercise program to improve bone health and reduce the risk of fragility fractures.
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13 Climate Action

Alternative tidal wetlands in plain sight overlooked Blue Carbon superstars

Study highlights increasing opportunities for conservation, restoration and improved management of wetlands.  
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3 Good Health and Well Being

Health outcomes for Long COVID are comparable with ME/CFS

People with Long COVID in Australia have poor health outcomes that are comparable with another emerging disease known as myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS).
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Rope entanglement behind low breeding in right whales

Entanglements and ship strikes heavily impact critically endangered species' future.
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3 Good Health and Well Being

$5 million grant for the Tracking Cube

$5m MRFF grant to help screen children and adolescents at risk of neurodevelopmental disorders.
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4 Quality Education

Transforming early learning through curiosity and interest

The key to boosting a child’s cognitive and emotional development lies in promoting an active interest in topics or activities, Griffith University researchers have found.
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9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Game changing platform to help athletes level up

Griffith research is behind a breakthrough athlete marketing tool from the Ministry of Sport.
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Griffith Health

Vale Newell Johnson CMG, FMedSci

A world leader in the field of oral health, Newell Johnson CMG, FMedSci held the esteemed titles of Emeritus Professor of Oral Health Sciences at King’s College London, while also serving as Honorary Professor of Dental Research at Griffith University. A lifelong educator and researcher, Professor Emeritus Johnson passed away in late January 2024 at […]
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