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World's first study shows delayed MS onset due to pregnancy

A major international study, led by Monash researchers, has definitively found that pregnancy can delay the onset of multiple sclerosis (MS) by more than three years.

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 ready for human trials.

5-star rating for Nursing and Medicine

Monash's undergraduate medical and nursing students have access to the best quality teaching in Victoria, according to The Good Universities Guide 2021 ratings.

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.

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Discovering new bait for melanoma treatments

A collaborative study led by Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute and the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute has uncovered new markers that could pave the way for therapeutic vaccines in the fight against melanoma.

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