the Gnome returns

Regular readers of this blog have been speculating about the Micrognome’s disappearance for some time now. Rumours about: had the Gnome become so micro that he became was invisible, or was he plucked from the woods by a large bird of prey? Those of you who know better realised that when the gnome needs a long walk in […]

World Melioidosis Congress conference report

Highlights of the 7th World Melioidosis Congress, held in Bangkok between 18th and 20th September, 2013.

Bread Winners in search of germs overseas

While on the Asian bread trail, the Lab Without Walls team took the lab in a box (air portable suitcase version) on a training excursion to Ipoh, Malaysia. They used PCR methods to confirm Burkholderia app, identified bacteria from blood cultures and detected dengue virus types 1 and 2.

Melioidosis – the movie. The Lab Without Walls goes to air

ABC Catalyst feature on neglected tropical infection in northern Australia

End of the road for LWW roadshow

How the Lab Without Walls team fared on their Mozzie Mash & Mudpies roadshow for National Science Week in northwestern Australia