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New surface coating for implant and medical device a barrier against ‘superbugs’

Australian researchers from Flinders University, Swinburne University of Technology and RMIT have come up with a way to give medical device surfaces new antimicrobial resistant powers to safeguard against infection, as well as improve and extend the implant’s possible life.

Sonic advance – how sound waves could help regrow bones

Researchers have used sound waves to turn stem cells into bone cells, in a tissue engineering advance that could one day help patients regrow bone lost to cancer or degenerative disease.

Expert says providers want higher wages not temporary, stop-gap measures

RMIT University’s Distinguished Professor Sara Charlesworth says the Federal Government's once-off bonus payment 'just doesn’t cut it', is too little too late and it needs to commit to an ongoing wage increase for frontline aged care workers. BIANCA ROBERTS reports

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