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Who would have thought the humble zebrafish might hold the key to understanding our own brain.
We talk to Professor Massimo Hilliard and Dr Steven Zuryn about the importance of fundamental science – what it is and why it is critical for generating discoveries that may have huge impacts to your health.
Emeritus Professor Perry Bartlett has been recognised for his discoveries in neuroscience and his scientific leadership with an Order of Australia.

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