Tag Archives: University of Western Australia

2019 PSA Mylan Pharmacy Student of the Year: Alice Hashiguchi

Alice Hashiguchi from the University of Western Australia has won the 2019 PSA Mylan Pharmacy Student of the Year (PSOTY) Award, announced at the PSA19 Gala Dinner in Sydney on July 27. PSA National President Dr Chris Freeman congratulated Ms Hashiguchi on her exceptional achievement. “The PSOTY Award gives outstanding …

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Confirmed: exposure to bacteria begins in womb

Australian researchers have settled a longstanding controversy as to whether the womb is sterile. A new study based on contamination controls has confirmed that exposure to influential bacteria begins in the womb and could help to shape the developing foetal immune system, gut and brain. The study’s researchers gathered amniotic …

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