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July 26, 2018 | Media Releases

RESEARCH TO BENEFIT TROPICAL AGRICULTURE

Farmers who grow some of Australia‚Äôs favourite foods will benefit from Commonwealth funding for research into eco-friendly fertiliser technology announced today. Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation, Zed Seselja, announced today that the Eco-Friendly Fertilisers for Sustainable Farming Project has received $1.8 million in the fifth round of the Cooperative Research Centre Projects (CRC-P) Program, and is backed by …

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July 26, 2018 | Media Releases

BRISBANE RESEARCHERS LEAD HIGH-TECH PROJECTS

Predicting treatment responses in cancer patients and using artificial intelligence to ensure accurate radiology reporting are on track to become a reality with the assistance of Commonwealth funding, announced Assistant Minster for Science, Jobs and Innovation, Zed Seselja, and Federal Member for Brisbane, Trevor Evans, today. Lead by Max Kelsen Pty Ltd, the Artificial Intelligence and Genomics to Predict Cancer …

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July 26, 2018 | Media Releases

FIGHTING FIRE WITH SCIENCE

Highly flammable building construction materials and toxic flame retardants commonly found in furniture are set to be made redundant by eco-friendly, non-toxic, durable flame retardants developed with the assistance of Commonwealth funding, announced Assistant Minster for Science, Jobs and Innovation, Zed Seselja, at UNSW Sydney today. The Development of an Advanced Fire Retardant for Polymers and Textiles Project will receive …

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July 26, 2018 | Media Releases

SOVEREIGN LAUNCH RESEARCH SET TO TAKE OFF

Launching satellites could soon become a reality in Australia with Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation, Zed Seselja, today announcing Government support for Australian based research into rocket propulsion technology. The Responsive Access to Space project will receive almost $3 million under the fifth round of the Cooperative Research Centre Projects (CRC-P) Program, and has attracted in excess of …

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