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Professor Gerry Simpson from the Melbourne Law School says it is unlikely that the Scottish will vote for independence but very likely they will wish they had.

A child’s birth weight and length can partially predict the likelihood of being diagnosed with mental health conditions such as autism and schizophrenia later in life.

Sociologist Prof. Nikolas Rose explores how scientific developments have changed conceptions of human identity and governance, and what this means for our political, socio-economic and legal futures. Presented by Lynne Haultain.

John Pollaers has been appointed as an Executive-in-Residence and Fellow of the University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Business and Economics.

A new study into meat tenderness could refine the way Australians cook steak.

A new facility to support sporting excellence at the University of Melbourne has been officially opened by Victorian Governor Alex Chernov.

In an international study published in Nature Genetics researchers have used a new gene discovery approach to identify genes causing developmental delay and autism, which could lead to finding new targeted therapies for these conditions.

Five University of Melbourne students have been awarded American Australian Association Education Fund Fellowships for up to US$40,000 to undertake advanced research at prestigious American institutions.

Australia´s capacity to play a lead role in the global response to known and emerging infectious diseases has been boosted enormously with the launch of the Doherty Institute in Melbourne today.

The second Australian showcase of 3D printing will bring together the latest technology, ideas and experts under one roof.