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Campus vending machines deliver healthy snack choice

Students and staff can grab a healthy snack or drink, following the introduction of new vending machines offering healthy food choices across Monash University campuses.

University news
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Eliminate Dengue Program establishes partnership with Sri Lanka

Today, the Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced that Monash University’s EDP will establish a research partnership with the Sri Lankan Ministry of Health to seek a solution to the dengue burden.

Industry & partnerships
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China’s biggest food company looks to Australia for milk product supply

Australia’s dairy industry is set for a boost with a symposium bringing together China’s biggest food company and leading Monash University researchers.

Medicine & health
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New Israel-Australia research centre involving Monash established by visionary philanthropist Sami Sagol

A major research collaboration between the new Department of Diabetes at Monash University and the newly established Sagol Center for Epigenetics of Metabolism and Aging atTel Aviv Medical Center was announced today in Israel (28 May 2017). This

Medicine & health
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Bacteria in our stomachs tells our brains what to eat: study finds

International research involving a Monash University biologist has shown that gut bacteria ‘speaks’ to the brain to control food choices.

Science
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Father’s diet impacts on son’s ability to reproduce: study finds

New research involving Monash University biologists has debunked the view that males just pass on genetic material and not much else to their offspring. Instead, it found a father’s diet can affect their son’s ability to out-compete a rival's

Science
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Shift workers’ health to benefit from heart disease grant

A leading Monash University nutrition scientist has received the 2016 National Heart Foundation Ross Hohnen Award for Research Excellence for her project to improve heart health in shift workers, as part of this year’s round of research grants.

Medicine & health
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Monash opens new food export pathway to China

Australian food and beverage exporters are set to benefit from a historic agreement announced today between Monash University and the Nutrition and Health Research Institute (NHRI) of China’s biggest food company – state-owned COFCO Corporation.

Industry & partnerships