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Superbug impact on the gut

Monash University researchers discover how the bacterial superbug Clostridioides difficile hijacks the gut in order to cause serious and persistent disease.

Medicine & health

Australian study casts doubt on WHO safe standards of air pollution, showing low levels of pollution are deadly.

A study of more than 240,000 death has found even low levels of PM2.5, found in air pollution increases risk of death.

Medicine & health

Monash University scientists uncover pivotal virus structure

Researchers from Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) have revealed the structure of a protein complex that is essential for the poliovirus to replicate. Medicine & health

Monash University announces research collaboration with Janssen to tackle coeliac disease

Monash University has signed a multi-year research collaboration with Janssen Biotech, Inc., to advance the understanding of  Coeliac Disease.


Better support for sexual abuse victims under new training for first responders

A new federal grant awarded to Monash University will improve the way frontline workers and health professionals respond to victims of sexual violence.

Medicine & health

DNA clues reveal new opportunity for personalised heart care

Monash University researchers awarded $1.4 million for clinical trial, to be conducted from the Victorian Heart Hospital,  due to open in

Medicine & health

School-based health promotion intervention reduces stigma and encourages adolescents to seek professional help for mental illness: World-first studies

In a world-first, a school-based health promotion intervention, ‘MAKINGtheLINK’, has shown to be effective in teaching adolescents how to seek help from health professionals for mental health and substance

Medicine & health

Monash University and oNKo-innate Announce Research Partnership

An innovative research partnership has been established between Monash University and new Melbourne-based start up, oNKo-innate Pty Ltd.

Medicine & health
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More than $1.3 million awarded for new COVID-19 research at Monash

Five Monash University projects investigating treatments for COVID-19, including a potential inhaled treatment, have been awarded funding by the MRFF.