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New drug hope for migraine sufferers

A recent study has shown the effectiveness of a migraine drug called Erenumab (Aimovig), which sadly remains unaffordable for most patients.

Medicine & health

Monash discoveries suggest new breast cancer treatment

Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) researchers find a new combination of treatments that may help breast cancer patients with certain gene mutations.

Research

Managing online forums in the age of misinformation

Researchers from the Monash University Malaysia campus are developing a platform to moderate and verify content shared to popular online forums and discussion boards.

Engineering & technology
Monash University news

Monash engineers improve fatigue life of high strength aluminium alloys by 25 times

A world-first study by Monash engineers has demonstrated improvements in the fatigue life of high strength aluminium alloys by 25 times.

Engineering & technology

Genetic risk factors identified for prostate cancer

Multiple new genetic risk factors discovered that make men susceptible to aggressive prostate cancer that will contribute to future prevention of the disease.

Research

Empowering remote communities - Healthy Stores 2020

Research conducted in indigenous communities finds reducing in-store merchandising of unhealthy foods and drinks can reduce the purchase of those items.

Medicine & health

Monash research underpins new road safety laws to protect cyclists

Monash University research commissioned by the Amy Gillett Foundation has contributed to the Victorian Government’s introduction of a new road rule today, requiring motorists to allow at least a one-metre gap when passing a cyclist.

Engineering & technology

Lab grown tumour model could improve ovarian cancer treatments

A global research team has created a 3D tumour model that could lead to an improved understanding and treatment of ovarian cancer.

Engineering & technology
Monash University news

Aussies say thanks to teachers in nationwide Monash campaign

Aussies have overwhelmingly supported teachers and their ability to inspire, encourage and provide kindness to students, a new report by Monash University shows.

Learning & teaching