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The devil's advocate


27 June 2011

The future of the Tasmanian devil hangs in the balance. In a race against time, only science can save this Aussie icon.

Kathy Belov, Associate Professor at the University of Sydney and an Australian Research Council (ARC) Research Fellow is determined to do it.

After all, she says, there's something really adorable about little devils.

As an Associate Professor at the University of Sydney and an Australian Research Council (ARC) Research Fellow, Kathy is working with a small team of passionate and talented young scientists to investigate the susceptibility of the Tasmanian devil to Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD).

Read more on Senator the Hon Kim Carr website..