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L-R: Dr Nirma Samarawickrema, Professor Janet Macaulay, Dr Julia Choate and Dr Caroline Speed. Not pictured: Dr Klaudia Budzyn and Dr Daniel Czech.

Monash BDI academics receive grants for educational research

Educators from the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) are involved in six of the twelve Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences (MNHS) 2018 Learning and Teaching Research Grants. These grants aim to assist in the development of

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 21 August, 2018
Professor Anton Peleg.

Keeping our aged citizens safe from ‘superbug’ attacks

Researchers from Monash University, Alfred Health, Bio21 and the University of Sydney, led by Professor Anton Peleg, of the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute and Central Clinical School, have received $2.3 million in federal and university

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 16 August, 2018
Associate Professor Liz Davis and Dr Barbara Kemp-Harper.

Pharmacology educators shine at international event

Two Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) educators have been honoured at an event held as part of the World Congress of Pharmacology, one of the largest meetings of pharmacologists globally.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 16 August, 2018
Audience at Monash Open Day information session.

Crowds of prospective students at Open Day 2018

We were turning people away at the door for the biomedical science information sessions at this year’s Open Day on Sunday 5 August.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 15 August, 2018
L-R: Professor Jian Li, Dr Tristan Chaplin, Dr Nitin Patil, Dr Kate McArthur, Associate Professor Stephanie Gras and Associate Professor Zane Andrews.

Monash BDI researchers secure six NHMRC Fellowships

Six Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) researchers have received fellowships in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding announced this week.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 15 August, 2018
Professor James Whisstock, Professor Jose Polo and Dr Traude Beilharz.

Monash BDI success in 2018 ARC funding announcement

Researchers at the Monash BDI have been awarded an Australian Research Council (ARC) Laureate Fellowship and two ARC Future Fellowships worth more than $4.5 million.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 9 August, 2018
Nine researchers from the Monash BDI are involved in four (of six) successful projects announced by BioCurate last week.

BioCurate project investments catalyst for drug development

Researchers from the Monash BDI are involved in four of six successful projects announced by BioCurate last week.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 8 August, 2018
Associate Professor Lee Wong with Dr Hsiao Voon.

Monash researchers make key insight into brain cancer biology

Brain cancers kill more children than any other disease and more people under the age of 40 than any other cancer. A study by Monash University Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI)

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 8 August, 2018
Dr Robin Hobbs and PhD student Mai La.

Stem cell findings raise hopes for male infertility therapies

Men are fertile throughout their lifespan because of the continual production of sperm in the testes, which is dependent on a small population of germline stem cells. But exactly which cells within the testes are functioning as stem cells has

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 6 August, 2018