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The Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) is changing the rules in the fight against disease, embracing new perspectives for new solutions. We're part of the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences.
Home to more than 700 researchers, 120 research groups and 200 international research collaborators, we're one of the largest – and highest quality – research institutes in the southern hemisphere.
With a growing pipeline of biomedical breakthroughs – such as our work with stem cells and immunology – we're accelerating discoveries in the lab into clinical treatments.
Hone your expertise under the guidance of at least two supervisors. Join our growing network of more than 270 PhD students across 100 labs, focused on making novel scientific discoveries.
We're committed to making the discoveries that will relieve the future burden of disease. But we need your help.
Our more than 120 specialised research labs are led by recognised leaders in the biomedical field.
We're making the research discoveries that tackle global health issues.
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Latest research led by Australian scientists is a major step forward in the development of vaccines against flaviviruses, which infect more than 400 million people a year resulting in diseases such as dengue, yellow fever, West Nile, Zika and Japanese encephalitis.
Monash University researchers have validated a way to successfully detect a diverse range of bacteria (pathogens) that cause diarrhoeal disease in informal settlements.
Meg McFetridge was first inspired by mechanobiology in her honours’ year, watching stem cells on hydrogel surfaces.
Three Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) scientists have successfully gained research grants from Diabetes Australia to progress their innovative work into new therapies for diabetes and kidney disease.
Congratulations to Dr Pouya Faridi who was recently awarded an Ideas Grant in the 2020 round of the Priority-driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme.
Thank you to @DiabetesAus for funding @MonashBDI's @SharonRicardo1 & @MacroTherapeutx - whose research aims to alle… https://t.co/8rjPCz6oMs
.@MonashBDI D&I would like to highlight the screening of #Rurangi for #IDAHOBIT by @MonashBusiness & @MonashADA. Sh… https://t.co/fjxWXag05I
Happy Eid Al-Fitr from everyone @MonashBDI! We hope that you have had a fruitful Ramadan shared with loved ones. Ma… https://t.co/lx4c55PEYW
Huge congrats to our PhD student @McfetridgeMeg earning a coveted @AustAmFulbright Future Scholarship. Watching ste… https://t.co/1LsTdcBrrx
ON TOMORROW Don't miss our next Seminar
𝗦𝗽𝗲𝗮𝗸𝗲𝗿: Dr @JeremyJBarr
𝗧𝗼𝗽𝗶𝗰: Bacteriophages as a model system: From fun… https://t.co/0BJehDA1hd
"We hope our efforts lead to treatment for currently untreatable brain cancers in kids," says @MonashBDI's @PFaridi… https://t.co/a3vbwSWt6A
ICYMI: The reason mutations in a particular gene lead to mitochondrial disease has been uncovered in research publi… https://t.co/UIAvSdiaOU
RT @Monash_FMNHS: Combine your scientific knowledge with a business mindset in our Graduate Certificate of Biomedical Science and Commercia…
An international research team's landmark study, co-led by BDI's @Blueheaven_Chen, provides a framework for protein… https://t.co/xYqY3PJARd
THIS FRIDAY 7 May, @MonashBDI's @RosenbluhSefi speaks at @MonashPCCC's next Precision Oncology Seminar. Register no… https://t.co/9Kwu5XVFQx