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L-R: Director Research, Monash Library Administration, David Groenewegan, research fellow Dr Elizabeth Zavitz, Deputy Head Neuroscience Program, Dr Nicholas Price.

Digital exhibition shows how visual information makes sense

At first glance, neuroscience and art make odd bedfellows. What does art have to do with neural functions and the nervous system?

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 26 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
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
PhD student Jiawei Wang from the Lithgow lab

New computational tool to defend against the molecular weapons of ‘superbugs’

Antimicrobial resistant ‘superbugs’ have an arsenal of molecular weapons designed to help them survive the body’s immune defences. Now a collaboration led by Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) researchers has developed

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 4 April, 2018
Dr Jérôme Le Nours

New compound helps activate cancer-fighting T cells

Invariant natural killer T (iNKT) cells are powerful weapons our body’s immune systems count on to fight infection and combat diseases like cancer, multiple sclerosis, and lupus. Finding ways to spark these potent cells into action

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 2 April, 2018
Dr Pankaj Deo and Dr Thomas Naderer

Monash discovery uncovers clue to disarm gonorrhoea superbug

Every year, more than 100 million people worldwide develop the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhoea, with health consequences such as infertility, transmission of the disease to newborn babies, and increased risk of HIV infections. There has

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 30 March, 2018
Data fluency for next generation research

Data fluency for next generation research

The Monash Bioinformatics Platform and Monash Library have joined hands to start a cross-disciplinary initiative called Data Fluency for Research with aim to build researcher capability in the use of digital research

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 28 March, 2018