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18 September 2017

A new programme will carry out an in-depth analysis of the unprecedented water supply outbreak in Havelock North last August where more than 5000 people were infected with the bacteria Campylobacter.

31 August 2017

Two additional studies have received funding under the long-term conditions research partnership, including one that will help empower Pacific communities to tackle the alarmingly high rate of prediabetes in Pacific youth and adults.

21 August 2017

We've had a great response to our Pacific career development awards in the HRC 2018 funding round.

15 August 2017

Otago University researchers have discovered a new trigger that stimulates the release of oxytocin from the brain in pregnancy – the hormone responsible for contracting the uterus during birth.