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Palau Project to Improve Peoples Health

Negative health effects due to obsolete pesticide and uncontrolled burning were the focus of a recent workshop in Palau run with USPís Institute of Applied Sciences. These persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are the focus of a...[more]

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Institute of Applied Sciences Microbiology Laboratory recommended for conditional international accreditation status.

The University of the South Pacific (USP) Institute of Applied Science (IAS) Microbiology Laboratory was recommended conditional accreditation status after the assessment of the Laboratory on the 9 Ė 10 November.  The...[more]

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IAS scientists discover new drug

The University of the South Pacificís, Institute of Applied Sciences Natural Products Unit has another new discovery, a cyclic polypeptide (six amino acids attached in a ring).  This was produced by a marine bacterium grown...[more]

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Institute of Applied Science awarded 2009 Fiji Business Excellence Achievement Award

The Institute of Applied Sciences (IAS) of the Faculty of Sciences, Technology and Environment, was awarded the Achievement in Business Excellence Award at the Fiji Business Excellence Awards (FBEA) on Saturday 3 October, at the...[more]

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IAS Coordinates Regional Persistent Organic Pollutant (POPs)

The Institute of Applied Sciences (IAS) of the University of the South Pacific hosted the Pacific Regional POPs Project Inception Meeting from 21- 23 September 2009 at the IAS Conference room in Laucala. IAS recently received...[more]

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New Anti-Malarial Compounds Discovered at the Institute of Applied Sciences

Malaria affects millions of people annually with thousands of deaths.  The USPís Institute of Applied Sciences Drug Discovery Program has for many years hoped to help develop anti-malaria drugs, especially as it affects the...[more]

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The passing on of a 'great' man - Alifereti Bogiva

On Wednesday 26th August 2009, Alifereti Bogiva, a former employee of the Institute of Applied Sciences (IAS) of the University of the South Pacific, and one of the pioneering fathers of FLMMA (Fiji Locally-Managed Marine Areas)...[more]

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