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Effects of mitochondrial DNA haplotype on metabolic response to experimentally induced intrauterine growth restriction

Honours project: Determine effects of mitochondrial DNA haplotype on extent and response to placental restriction in sheep.

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Pathogenesis of newly emerged Newcastle disease virus in South East Asia

Honours project: Investigate molecular basis of pathogenicity of the Newcastle disease virus and provide preliminary information to develop new vaccines for protection of poultry in Indonesia.

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Animal comparative physiology

Honours project: Study animal and bird physiology, how animals function and how function evolves.

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Enhancing learner engagement & fostering peer-assisted learning through Team Based Learning

Honours project: Qualitatively assess learner engagement during team-based and small group learning activities at the University of Adelaide.

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Evaluation of monoclonal antibodies in detection of avian influenza antigens

Honours project: Evaluate different recombinant and non-recombinant monoclonal antibodies against M2e antigen of avian influenza virus, to find the most reactive antigens and antibodies

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Brushtail possum responses to changing resource conditions

Brushtail possum JJ Harrison [CC BY-SA 2.5]

Honours project: Investigate how brushtail possum abundance relates to resource availability in the Murray-Mallee.

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Equine athletic performance

Honours project: Study the causes of poor performance in equine athletes.

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Prevalence & significance of lameness in sports horses

Honours project: Conduct research into the prevalence and significance of lameness in sports horses in training and/or competition.

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Temporal variability of lameness in horses kept on pasture

Honours project: Investigate the temporal variability of objectively detected lameness in horses kept on pasture and not subjected to controlled exercise.

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Equine lameness & biomechanics

Honours project: Define the potential detrimental effect of the surgical transection of the palmar annular volar ligament on the inter-sesamoid ligament of athletic horses.

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