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3204 students to don mortar boards and gowns during week-long graduation celebration

More than 3,200 students are set to graduate from Australia’s largest university, with Monash University’s Clayton campus hosting graduation ceremonies across a week-long celebration for students, family and friends.

University news

Scientists reveal ‘superbug’s’ artillery

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) researchers have created the first high-resolution structure depicting a crucial part of the ‘superbug’ Pseudomonas aeruginosa, classified by the WHO as having

Medicine & health
for web

Enzyme behind immune cell response revealed

Monash University researchers have revealed the role played by an enzyme that is pivotal to the process of clearing infection in the body.

Medicine & health
reach

R U OK? Day. Reach out the right way

Ella is a mother of three. She has a good job, a nice home, and an active social life. On the outside, Ella is living the dream. But for more than 18 years, on the inside, Ella was battling a nightmare.

University news
prof

Monash University signs licensing deal for novel drug delivery technology

The Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) at Monash University today announced the licensing of a lymphatic drug targeting technology platform to clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company PureTech Health plc (PureTech Health).

Medicine & health

Monash scientists gain multimillion-dollar NIH grant for ‘superbug’ drug discovery program

A world-leading team, led by Professor Jian Li from BDI, has been awarded a multi-million dollar grant by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) to further its pioneering work on drug discovery, tackling antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'.

Medicine & health
Prof Geoffrey Webb

Big data mining researcher wins Eureka Prize

Professor Geoffrey Webb, Scientific Director of the Monash University eResearch Centre in the Faculty of IT has won the inaugural 2017 University of Technology Sydney Eureka Prize for Excellence in Data Science.

Engineering & technology

Of mice and men: why animal trial results don’t always translate to humans

Throughout the era of modern medicine, animals have been used extensively to develop and test therapies before they are tested in humans. Virtually every medical therapy in use today

Medicine & health