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World’s Largest Study of How Exercise and Healthy Diet Interventions in Pregnancy Improve Health of Mothers and Babies

Globally – half of all women of childbearing age are overweight or obese and women generally are gaining excess weight in pregnancy. This excess weight gain is putting women at greater risk of complications.

Nursing and Midwifery

MNHS 3MT final showcases high impact of graduate research

From building super grannies to using seaweed to reduce chronic disease risks, the Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final showcased the incredible calibre of graduate research within our Faculty. Ten finalists, who had

Research
Associate Professor Max Cryle

Antibiotic insight may help in battle against bacterial resistance

Monash BDI researchers, as part of an international collaboration, have identified a key part of the process by which a common clinical antibiotic is formed – a finding that could potentially pave the way for novel compounds to tackle the problem

Biomedicine Discovery Institute

How you can help protect yourself from one of australia's biggest killers

Do you have a family history of heart disease? Would you like to know how to reduce your risk of this potentially deadly disease? One of Australia’s leading medical research organisations, Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, is calling on people

Research

Monash University partners with WorkCover Queensland to uncover high risk claim insights

Researchers at Monash University are partnering with WorkCover Queensland to design and test an evidence-based approach to identifying and supporting injured workers.

Research
Professor Anton Peleg

NHMRC fellowship to help Professor tackle antimicrobial resistant infections

Professor Anton Peleg, a Group Leader from the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute(BDI) and also the Director of the Department of Infectious Diseases at the Alfred Hospital and Monash University, has received a highly competitive Practitioner

Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Professor Jamie Rossjohn, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute

Monash scientist honoured by prestigious UK Medical Fellowship

Monash University scientist, Professor Jamie Rossjohn, has been elected to the Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences in the UK. The Academy of Medical Sciences Fellows are considered the UK’s leading medical scientists, elected for their

Biomedicine Discovery Institute
From left to right: Dr Jair Garcia (RMIT), A/Prof Adrian Dyer (RMIT and Monash University), Prof Marcello Rosa (Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute and ARC Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function)

Seeing the coloured light: bee brains open way for better cameras

New research into the way that honeybees see colour could pave the way for more accurate cameras in phones, drones and robots. Identifying colour in complex outdoor environments is extremely difficult because the colour of light is continuously

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