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Now more than ever, the world depends on researchers and scientists to solve what has become the defining global emergency of our time. Monash researchers are responding to the immediate complex global challenges arising from the pandemic, as well as long-term multidisciplinary solutions across health, economics, policy, technology, environment and society.

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Explore the exciting, groundbreaking research work our faculties are undertaking and learn how you can be part of the Monash research community.

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New plant-based gel to fast-track 'mini-organs' growth, improve cancer treatment

Monash University researchers have created the world's first bioactive plant-based nanocellulose hydrogel to support organoid growth for biomedical applications, including cancer treatment and COVID-19.

Engineering & technology 26 November 2020

Monash home to "who's who" of global researchers cited in top 1%

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Sixteen Monash researchers have been recognised in Clarivate’s annual list of Highly Cited Researchers on the Web of Science.

University news 25 November 2020

Monash University scientists win prestigious Eureka Prizes

Two scientists from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) awarded a 2020 Australian Museum Eureka Prize, the nation’s top science award.

University news 25 November 2020

Oh come all ye faithful shoppers: COVID causes Aussies to change buying habits this Christmas

Aussies are expected to cut the number of gifts for family and friends this Christmas due to the economic constraints of COVID-19.

Business 23 November 2020
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Sustained COVID-19 immunity promising for vaccine effectiveness

People who have been infected with the COVID-19 virus have sustained protection against reinfection for at least eight months.

Research 23 November 2020
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