World first 3D printed feet

IMAGE: These are 3D-printed feet, some enhanced with foot ulcers. view more  Credit: University of South Australia It’s gory, sticky and undoubtedly on the nose, but a blend of icing sugar, chicken stock and flexible resin is proving to be the just the right recipe for creating realistic foot ulcers as part of a world-first podiatric…

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Call for unis and others to consider women juggling research/childcare

IMAGE: Offering financial aid to cover childcare costs for female academics attending conferences is one of the suggestions offered by QUT researchers who surveyed Australian women on how caring for children… view more  Credit: QUT Marketing & Communication Offering financial aid to cover childcare costs for female academics attending conferences is one of the suggestions offered…

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Chronic kidney disease of undetermined causes, described originally in Central America and Sri Lanka

IMAGE: Chronic kidney disease of undetermined causes (CKDu) is also present in India, particularly in Southern rural areas. view more  Chronic kidney disease of undetermined causes (CKDu), initially reported among agricultural communities in Central America and Sri Lanka, is also present in India, particularly in Southern rural areas, and could be common in other tropical and…

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