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Research

It’s a certain drive to question the answers and go beyond convention that makes research at Monash different. We believe that great research, when properly applied, can lead to lasting and positive change in the world.

Latest research

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Unborn rays traumatised when their mothers are captured: world-first study finds

The stress of unintentional fishing capture has a detrimental impact not only on pregnant rays, but also their unborn offspring, research that is the first of its kind in the world has found.

Science

Islam and feminism are not mutually exclusive and faith can be an important liberator

Susan Carland article

Islam is not unique in having theological interpretations that centre on men. Christian, Jewish and Buddhist women (and men) have grappled with the overt and covert sexism within their own sacred texts and traditions in numerous ways.

Arts & culture

Monash University and Corvus Pharmaceuticals enter into exclusive license agreement for Novel Immuno-Oncology Program

Monash University and Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRVS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, have announced today they have entered into an exclusive agreement. Under the agreement, Corvus has licensed global rights to an undisclosed novel immuno-oncology program, which includes a lead product candidate from Monash University.

Medicine & health

Monash Partners receives funding boost in Federal budget – with health benefits to Victorians

The health of Victorians and Australians is set to improve with the announcement of significant Federal Government investment to support Advanced Health Research and Translation Centres including Monash Partners (which encompasses Monash University along with nine partners).

Medicine & health
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Ultra runners not your average human being

Researchers at Monash University seeking to discover why ultra-runners can endure prolonged and extreme physical exertion have found a vital clue – these athletes may experience less pain than the general population.

Medicine & health
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