Townsville is world’s first trial city for ‘Eliminate Dengue’ project

JACK LAWRIE Trials for the 'Eliminate Dengue Fever' project are underway in Townsville, where scientists are injecting the wolbachia bacteria into the town's mosquito population to stop the spread of the dengue virus. … [Read more...]

Victims’ families grieve as hit and runs fail to face consequences

VIKTORIA BALANZATEGUI A year after his death, his family, partner, friends and the staff and students of  James Cook University Medical School are still mourning the passing of promising medical student Gabriel Debono. On 1 September 2012, … [Read more...]