UQ’s raft of discoveries in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences are contributing to both medicine and biotechnology, and were rated at among the highest in Australia in the 2012 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) exercise. UQ’s Molecular and Cellular Biosciences researchers have been honoured with some of Australia’s most prestigious scientific awards, including five Fellows of the Australian Academy of Science and one Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, as well as numerous prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) and National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) fellowships.