Dr Quang Vinh Nguyen, from the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development is researching how large amounts of genetic data can be analysed to explore and guide better diagnosis and treatment options that are safer, less toxic and more effective for kids with leukemia.
Participants are needed for an MRI study conducted by the MARCS Music, Cognition and Action Program called, the Rhythmic Brain. The study will examine the brain while synchronising movement with sound.
Scientists have successfully created a new flexible polymer patch that attaches to live heart tissue and improves the conduction of electrical impulses across a damaged heart without the need for stiches.
A research grant worth almost $3 million has been awarded to a consortium including The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development at Western Sydney University to develop a non-obtrusive and personalised treatment option for people who suffer from sleep apnoea.
Monday, 1 May, 2017 1pm-2.30pm MARCS Monday Afternoon Colloquium (MAC) presents Babar Jan-Haleem, Director of the APAC Big Data & Analytics Solution Specialist Team, responsible for driving Oracle Big Data Solution initiatives across the Asia-Pacific region.. Read more about MARCS MAC presents Babar Jan-Haleem
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 12.30pm-2.00pm We extend a warm invitation to join us at a collaborative research seminar to be presented by The MARCS Institute together with the Institute for Culture and Society, School of Law and the School of Science and Health.
Moderated by Professor Steven Freeland, the seminar promises an engaging discussion about the law and ethics surrounding the use of artificial intelligence, the potential of autonomous agents, the human cost, as well as the implications to health, society and the environment. Read more about Invitation to Food 4 Thought Seminar