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Unlocking the mystery of stuttering
Researchers from The Australian Stuttering Research Centre are launching a world first study to see if it's possible to detect whether a baby will go on to stutter in later life - well before they start to talk. They will scan newborns with a family history of the disorder to try and find transmission problems in the parts of the brain related to speech that are present in older children and adults who stutter.
A research agreement to evaluate a new radiological display used in breast cancer screening has been signed between Arcadia Corporation and the University of Sydney.
Investigators from the Faculty of Health Sciences, led by Professor Patrick Brennan, will bring their expertise in breast cancer screening to China.
Cricketers sidelined for illegal bowling action can return to the pitch without losing their spin rate according to a new study by biomechanics experts at the University of Sydney.