Monash University scientists have discovered a molecular switch in the brain that regulates fat burning – and could provide a way to control weight gain following dieting.Biomedicine Discovery Institute 14 February, 2018
Monash Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences has attracted major new funding for life-changing medical research projects.
The Medical Research Future Fund is a new funding scheme that supports Australia’s leading medical researchers.Medicine 22 January, 2018
Associate Professor Helen Abud is lead investigator on a grant funded by Cancer Australia to test how ‘organoids’ grown in a laboratory environment can be used to predict patient responses to therapy.Biomedicine Discovery Institute 19 January, 2018
Associate Professor Craig Harrison, Dr Kelly Walton and a team of international researchers have identified how the inactive or latent form of myostatin (also known as GDF8), a signalling protein responsible for limiting muscle, is activated.Biomedicine Discovery Institute 19 January, 2018
The fund will support Associate Professor Lee Wong at the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute to search for weaknesses in brain tumours that could help develop new treatments.Biomedicine Discovery Institute 9 January, 2018
Monash University announced an extension of its collaboration with Janssen Biotech, Inc., one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, where researchers will investigate triggers of the immune-mediated disease, psoriasis,Biomedicine Discovery Institute 8 January, 2018