An ECU researcher is one of the lead authors of the first study analysing the increase in prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia in China.
Tuesday, 11 June 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 06
An Edith Cowan University (ECU) researcher has been awarded $536,949 to investigate the role of associated proteins in early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 05
ECU’s institutional repository, Research Online, reached a significant milestone recently when the one millionth download was recorded on 17 May.
Thursday, 23 May 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 05
A set of resources developed by Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers aims to address one of the common causes of families withdrawing from foster caring.
Thursday, 16 May 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 05
The massive increase in the use of mobile devices to access the internet has led to a massive increase in personal information being uploaded to the internet in the form of metadata, says Professor Craig Valli, Director of ECU's Security Research Institute.
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 05
Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers have developed a new water quality sensor utilising fibre optic nano technology.
Thursday, 09 May 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 05
A partnership between ECU and conservation groups is hoping to put a collar on feral cat numbers in WA’s interior as more and more native species are put at risk by the cats.
Tuesday, 07 May 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 05
The recent drugs in sport scandal has thrown the spotlight onto a few ‘rogue’ sports scientists who have brought the profession into disrepute
Thursday, 02 May 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 05
As a child, seeing a loved one battle Parkinson’s disease was one of the driving forces behind ECU student Jose Alvarado now helping to create an app as an easy way to track the progression of the disease.
Tuesday, 16 April 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 04
A student research project is using the built-in motion detection features of a popular games console to provide a low-cost, 24-hour home monitoring system for the sick, elderly or those who have a disability.
Tuesday, 09 April 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 04
Are migrant workers on 457 visas turning down the chance to work for resources industry giants for employment with smaller firms?
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 03
New research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) and the University of New England has found women experience more rude and disrespectful behaviour in the workplace, but they tolerated it by working harder.
Friday, 15 March 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 03
Teachers and parents have been so effective in reducing bullying behaviour in schools that it has gone ‘underground’, with young people who bully turning to covert methods to avoid detection.
Thursday, 21 February 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 02
For the first time WA’s five universities have combined their collective expertise to inspire the next generation of researchers and academics.
Friday, 08 February 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 02
Laser technology to change the way farmers target and eliminate weeds.