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Discovery may help reduce renal failure in those with diabetic kidney disease

A new discovery has the potential to slow the progression of kidney disease in people with diabetes. A key immune system pathway which causes inflammation can be disrupted by a drug.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 18 October, 2019
2019 Tall Poppy Awards

Monash CCS researchers recognised by Tall Poppy science awards

CCS researchers Associate Professor Anne Abbott and Dr Joseph Doyle have been honoured in the 2019 Victorian Tall Poppy Science Awards from the Australian Institute of Policy and Science.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 17 October, 2019
Expectant mother Adele Baker wearing a Femom remote monitoring device

World-first at-home fetal comprehensive monitoring device being trialled by Monash University researchers

Monash University researchers in Melbourne, in partnership with Biorithm, a Singapore-based start-up, are bringing obstetric healthcare into the 21st century, trialling a new wearable device

Clinical Sciences - Monash Health 16 October, 2019

Research findings may change oxygen use in ICUs across the globe

A world-first trial by researchers at Monash University could change how oxygen is administered to millions of people in intensive care units across the world.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine 15 October, 2019
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Hospitality drinking culture key focus of new VicHealth investment

A new VicHealth, Monash University and Chisholm Institute campaign will tackle the heavy drinking culture amongst male hospitality workers, as research reveals they are more likely to drink at high levels than other

Eastern Health 14 October, 2019
Monash University news

Congratulations to our new AAHMS Fellows

This week, the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS) has elected five Fellows from Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, in recognition of their distinguished achievements and contributions to health and medical science

Research 11 October, 2019

Monash researchers develop new gene therapy tool

Gene therapy – the insertion of genes into cells to treat disease – holds great potential for conditions such as cardiovascular disease and cancers. Yet efficient and safe delivery of the genes to the right cells remains a significant,

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 11 October, 2019

Body clock linked to healthy ticker

While many innovations improve our health, our tech-heavy lifestyles can have unintended side effects. Academy Fellow Professor Paul Zimmet AO has suggested that modern disruption of our “body clocks” may increase rates of heart

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 10 October, 2019

Monash CCS researcher Professor Jenny Hoy honoured by Academy Fellowship

Congratulations to CCS's Professor Jennifer Hoy, whose body of work has been recognised with her election as Fellow to the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 10 October, 2019