• Ann Kennett

    I have a Bachelor of Biomedical Science degree (2009) from Melbourne University and am currently doing a MSc(Bioinformatics) at Unimelb. I am still looking for a research project. Past achievements(my last life) include a BAppSc (Applied Physics) RMIT Experimental Scientist DSTO Math Modelling

  1. The New DNA Sequencing

    The New DNA Sequencing It looks like a USB stick and plugs into your computer. This new device and technology (minION and gridION) made by Oxford …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/10/08/the-new-dna-sequencing

  2. It’s Not Junk DNA

    The human genome (DNA) is one really long molecule – one meter stretched out. It consists of a sequence of 3 billion chemical units comprised of …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/09/25/its-not-junk-dna

  3. Attacked by your own immune system : Autoimmune Disease

    Red and White blood cell. My mum has had systemic lupus for 30 years and the diagnostic tools and treatment haven’t changed much since she was …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/09/14/attacked-by-your-own-immune-system-autoimmune-disease

  4. You Too Can be a Genius …

    I was passing the TV one day (left on as usual for background noise) when I noticed a zany mad sort of science/maths communicator doing his …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/09/04/you-too-can-be-a-genius

  5. Wee all need to do it – or die

    Wee All need to do it ‘Kidneys’ have been featuring in my life of late with a family member having kidney disease ,and it has struck …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/08/17/wee-all-need-to-do-it-or-die-2