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We believe great research, properly applied can lead to lasting and positive change in people’s lives. Our research focus has led to hundreds of discoveries and breakthroughs. We’re looking forward to hundreds more in the years ahead.

Latest research

Professor Tom Davis nominated for prestigious Eureka Prize

Professor Tom Davis of the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences has been nominated for a prestigious Eureka Prize. The nomination for the “2016 University of Technology, Sydney Eureka Prize for Outstanding Mentor of Young Researchers” recognises Professor Davis’s commitment to sharing his experience and knowledge with colleagues and postdoctoral researchers.

University news

What it means when kids walk on their toes

When toddlers are learning to walk, many spend some time walking up on their tip toes, which is known as toe walking. Commonly this is to get into things they aren’t meant to, but as they perfect their walking, they walk more with their whole foot on the ground.

Medicine & health

Monash part of world-first clinical trial for lymphoma patients

A novel therapy for aggressive lymphoma is being tested in a world-first clinical trial at the Monash Health Translation Precinct (MHTP).

There’s a time to put down the smartphone, seriously!

Fans of singer-songwriter Alicia Keys were greeted with a simple message earlier this year when they entered the Highline Ballroom, in New York, to watch her perform.

Arts & culture
Menno van Zelm

Findings shed light on autoimmune role in thymus

It has been known for almost three decades that B cells exist in the thymus but their function there has been unclear. Associate Professor Menno van Zelm explored this neglected area and has arrived at world-first findings answering this riddle.

Medicine & health
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