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A first-in-class antibody designed to prevent clotting

Researchers have designed a novel antibody that inhibits one particular blood-borne protein to prevent clot formation or thrombosis.

Monash University news

MRFF backs COVID-19 vaccine candidate

The Commonwealth Government’s Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) has invested almost $3 million into new COVID-19 vaccine candidates led out of Melbourne.

Medicine & health

A new discovery in regenerative medicine

Researchers have made an unexpected world-first stem cell discovery that may lead to new treatments for placenta complications during pregnancy.


Discovering new bait for the immune system may lead to additional treatments for melanoma

A collaborative study has uncovered new markers uniquely present on melanoma tumours and could pave the way for therapeutic vaccines.

Monash University news

World's first major study shows delayed MS onset due to pregnancy

A study, led by Monash University, finds that pregnancy can delay the onset of multiple sclerosis (MS) by more than 3 years.

Medicine & health

Novel immune-oncology approach for potential cancer treatment

A research collaboration between Monash University and Lava Therapeutics details a novel immune-oncology approach for the potential treatment of cancer.


Opening eyes to a frontier in vision restoration

A world-first device to restore vision to the blind, developed by Monash University researchers, is being prepared for clinical trials in Melbourne.

Engineering & technology

Children report increased anxiety, trauma from Hazelwood mine fire

Children living in zones impact by the 2014 Hazelwood mine fire and smoke event reported increased anxiety and trauma, a Monash University study has shown.


Study to look at the long term effects of COVID-19 on our frontline healthcare workers

Study underway to look at the long-term impacts of COVID-19 on the psychological and physical wellbeing of our healthcare workers.