Grants totalling more than $100,000 have boosted research
aimed at overcoming fragmented care for some Otago-Southland
cancer patients, and reducing medication problems for other
No-one was hurt when a tree branch fell and struck this
passing car in Butts Rd, Dunedin, about 3.30pm on Saturday.
A bus service run by a community group, for gold coin
donations, became a big hit with cruise ship passengers in
Anxieties remain about the effect on ratepayers of a funding
cap on the SuperGold Card free bus transport scheme, despite
a Ministry of Transport assurance.
A new exhibition at the University of Otago central library
aims to highlight the library's strong holdings in reports
from scientific expeditions.
There is no room for complacency about the future of key
national biological collections housed in Dunedin and
elsewhere in the country.
University of Otago researchers believe a ‘‘hunger hormone''
could eventually be used to dramatically improve treatment of
an advanced artery disease that often results in limb
The University of Otago has begun working closely with
Queen's University in Canada in a bid to improve the health
of military veterans, through shared research.
Stimulating brain cells deeply by shining a blue light on
them is part of a promising new treatment for Parkinson's
being developed by University of Otago researchers.
The Otago Regional Council is moving towards helping to
develop a collaborative regional growth strategy.
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