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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 20 September 2020

Better understanding of climate risk could save farmers on interest

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Better understanding and improved pricing structures could help mitigate climate risk in lending practices, new research by Monash University has found.

Business 18 September 2020

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.

Research 17 September 2020

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 15 September 2020
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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.

Research 15 September 2020
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