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16 September 2014

The HRC has announced the funding of a trans-Tasman research coalition to accelerate the development of a vaccine against Group A Streptococcus (GAS) infection, which can cause rheumatic fever.

12 September 2014

HRC Emerging Researcher First Grant recipient Dr Matloob Husain has identified a potential new weapon in the battle against the flu.

10 September 2014

A study involving researchers at Otago University has found that teenagers who use cannabis daily are 60 per cent less likely to complete high school or get a degree compared with non-users.

04 September 2014

A trans-Tasman collaboration has led to the development of a new rotavirus vaccine with the potential to save over half a million lives worldwide each year.