Study finds cancer mapping may solve puzzle of regional disease links

QUT researchers have used nationwide cancer mapping statistics to develop a new mathematical model so health professionals can further question patterns relating to the disease. Epidemiologists use disease atlases to identify disease prevalence and mortality rates and QUT researchers say data could be expanded by including factors such as remoteness to investigate health inequalities. QUT Ph.D. student Farzana Jahan is […]

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Coronavirus-the family tree: the mystery of the origin of the pathogen

The Chinese metropolis of Wuhan is home to around eleven million people and is closely linked with the current Coronavirus, Sars-CoV-2. In Wuhan at the end of December, cases of a novel lung disease, the doctors later Covid-19 baptized accumulated. Since the first cases of illness were associated with a wild animal market in the metropolis, it is considered likely […]

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