Adolescents who are not underweight but have lost a significant amount of weight can still be suffering from life-threatening complications associated with anorexia nervosa, a new research study has found.

Dr Elena Tucker, geneticist at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, has been announced as one of three winners of the 2014 L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowship for Australia and New Zealand.

In a world-first, a newly published study has captured in detail the brain electrical activity in children as they emerge from anaesthesia, shedding light on why some are distressed and agitated when they wake up.

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