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Life-saving virus research, STEM inclusion exhibitions and industry mentoring program in the running for Eureka Prizes

Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) researchers have been announced as finalists in three separate 2019 Eureka Prize award categories! Congratulations to Professor Mariapia Degli-Esposti and her team, Professor Jamie Rossjohn and his team, and Professor Paul Wood AO on this incredible achievement.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute

Improved Physician Communication For Cancer Patients

Doctor consulting patient

New research led by Monash University highlights best practice for communication between physicians and cancer patients.

Nursing and Midwifery 26 January 2019

Maternal secrets of our earliest ancestors unlocked

Extended parental care is considered one of the hallmarks of human evolution. In a stunning new research result published today in Nature, an international team of researchers from Monash and Southern Cross University revealed for the first time the parenting habits of one of our earliest extinct ancestors.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 1 January 1970

Active sleep is more than just counting sheep

New research by neuroscientists at Monash University shows that the sleeping brain has the capacity to encode important pieces of information - even though the body is resting.

Turner Institute
Helmut Butzkueven

Monash academic in push for better global MS care

A Monash University academic neurologist has joined forces with other global experts in multiple sclerosis (MS) research and treatment to create – for the first time – a consensus for measurable standards of MS care.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred
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