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Blood pressure drug could help problem drinkers: QUT research

A drug used to treat high blood pressure may alleviate anxiety induced by long-term heavy alcohol use, and also halt the damage such drinking can cause to the brain’s ability to grow new cells, QUT research shows.

Study prompts call for disaster-specific pharmacy legislation

Pharmacists caught up in the Australian bushfire crisis are being hampered from providing timely and effective treatment to displaced people due to outdated laws, according to QUT researchers.

QUT researchers awarded $9.4 million for real world research projects

QUT projects and researchers have received a total of $9.4 million in the latest rounds of Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Projects and National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding.

Jed’s a master of his own journey

He’s already spent the past five years inspiring Brisbane young people to go to uni – now Jed Fraser’s motivational message is going national.

Researchers develop ‘clever drugs for slimy bugs’ in fight against staph infections

Eradicating deadly staph using a new breed of antibiotics has revealed promising results in research released by QUT, to help overcome one of the biggest modern medical challenges.

New QUT Centre for Data Science and Queen's Wharf Brisbane study

QUT has announced a $7.5 million Centre for Data Science.