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Sex, drugs and research: study probes world of ‘chemsex’

A Monash University researcher has focussed international attention on ‘chemsex’ or ‘party and play’, the practice of sexualised drug use by men who have sex with men, in a bid to identify solutions to problems associated

Clinical Sciences 20 April, 2018

Journey into new field complements blood research

An exploratory review of literature about an ancient immune system has taken researchers in the Australian Centre for Blood Disorders (ACBD) into what is for them a new and fascinating world.

Clinical Sciences 20 April, 2018
Professor Jamie Rossjohn

Professor Jamie Rossjohn receives 2018 ASBMB Lemberg Medal

Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) congratulates Professor Jamie Rossjohn FAA FAHMS FLSW FMedSci, Head of the Infection and Immunity Program, who is the 2018 Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) Lemberg

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 18 April, 2018
Ricardo Da Costa

Dr Ricardo Da Costa named an Active April Ambassador

Dr Ricardo Da Costa from the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food was named an ambassador for the Premier's Active April in 2018.

Clinical Sciences 17 April, 2018
Ram Nataraja

Simulation changing surgical training

In two review articles published in the Journal of Pediatric Urology, Monash University’s Mr Ram Nataraja reveals the significant benefits of surgical simulation in surgical training and education.

Clinical Sciences 17 April, 2018
Eva Segelov

Gastro-intestinal tumours recur later than other cancers

The world’s largest study of post-surgical outcomes of particular neuroendocrine tumours has revealed very different recurrence patterns compared to usual cancers.

Clinical Sciences 17 April, 2018
The Federal Minister for Health, the Hon Greg Hunt MP, visited Monash to make this funding announcement.

$10 million in funding awarded to 11 projects to boost health innovations in Australia

MTPConnect – the Medical Technology, Biotechnology, and Pharmaceutical (MTP) Industry Growth Centre – and the Minister for Health, the Hon Greg Hunt MP, yesterday announced the first 11 recipients of $10 million investment from the

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 17 April, 2018
Dr Claire Foldi

Putting young scientists in the spotlight

It’s enjoyable, engaging and helps scientists communicate their findings to the public and pitch to industry. Fresh Science is a national competition that gives early career researchers and PhD students the chance to improve their research

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 9 April, 2018