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Novel cancer and flu vaccine technology adapted for COVID-19 vaccine

Researchers from Monash University and the National University of Singapore have adapted new cancer and pan-influenza vaccine technology to develop a potential COVID-19 vaccine targeted for the elderly.

Opening eyes to a frontier in vision restoration

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After a decade of work, our researchers have a first-of-its-kind device that can restore vision to the blind, which is now ready for human trials.

Realistic but resilient

A first-of-its-kind study is examining university students' experience navigating the pandemic, and learning under lockdown.

Combating COVID-19 with steroids

Professor Eric Morand discusses the low-cost medicines that can easily be accessed, and are being used to treat seriously ill COVID-19 patients.

Image: A/Professor Eric Chow sitting at deck, wearing his medal

Monash researcher wins prestigious Commonwealth Health Minister's Award

Sexual health researcher, Associate Professor Eric Chow has won the 2020 Commonwealth Health Minister's Award for Excellence for his work on understanding transmission and control of STIs.

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