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By Author: Dr Mark Eldridge

Koala genes decoded!

For the first time the genetic instruction manual, or blue-print, for this iconic Australian marsupial has been revealed.

By: Dr Rebecca Johnson, Dr Mark Eldridge, Category: Science, Date: 18 Sep 2014

One Eastern Quoll is not like another

The best time to gather information about a species is before they decline.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Category: Science, Date: 30 May 2014

The mysterious possum of the Kimberley

New data resolves one scaly-tailed possum mystery but uncovers another...

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Dr Sally Potter, Category: Science, Date: 23 Apr 2014

Genetic footprint of past climate change informs future conservation

Unravelling the past, present and future of brush-tailed rock-wallabies.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Category: Science, Date: 06 Mar 2014

Sneaky hoppers in the Australian tropics

Molecular genetics has revealed some unexpected hopping ability in a poorly known tropical kangaroo.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Category: Science, Date: 02 Feb 2014

There’s no place like home for a potoroo

Genetic data reveal the secret world of one of Australia’s more elusive marsupial species.

By: Dr Greta Frankham, Dr Mark Eldridge, Category: Science, Date: 15 Jan 2014

A new mammal species for Australia, already extinct?

It’s only just been recognised, but has Australia already lost its newest mammal species?

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Category: Science, Date: 02 Dec 2013