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Huyen Tran

New Guidelines for Venous Thromboembolism

THE first Australasian guidelines for the diagnosis and management of venous thromboembolism (VTE) have been produced, with a summary published online today by the Medical Journal of Australia.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 21 February, 2019
David Curtis

Scientists take new approach to tackle chemo-evading blood cancer

Professor David Curtis, Central Clinical School, has been funded in the NHMRC grants for his research on the mechanisms behind acute leukaemia's resistance to chemotherapy.

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 13 December, 2018
Rob Medcalf

Novel test may transform stroke treatment

A collaboration led by Professor Robert Medcalf, Central Clinical School, backed by NHMRC funding, will develop new drugs to reduce harmful side effects of the current treatment of acute ischaemic stroke (AIS).

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 13 December, 2018
Sarah Luu

Monash medical student’s research reveals possible cause of clots after splenectomy

Monash medical student Ms Sarah Luu was recently recognised for her outstanding research into blood clot risk after surgical removal of the spleen, receiving the prestigious Royal Australasian College of Surgeons’ RC Bennett Prize.

Clinical Sciences - Monash Health 27 November, 2018

Congratulations to CCS 2018 School Travel Grant round 2 recipients!

Congratulations to our recipients of Round 2 of 2018 Central Clinical School (CCS) Travel Grants!

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 8 November, 2018
Maria Selvadurai

Congratulations to Maria Selvadurai on THANZ medal win!

Congratulations to Maria Selvadurai, winner of the 2018 Thrombosis and Haemostasis society of Australia and New Zealand (THANZ) medal!

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 8 November, 2018
Andrew Spencer

Professor Andrew Spencer on combating Multiple Myeloma

Professor Andrew Spencer, of the Australian Centre for Blood Diseases, recently received funding under the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) of  $1.68M for a trial in elderly Multiple Myeloma (MM) patients to investigate

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 31 October, 2018
Professor Mark Sleeman and Associate Professor Justin Hamilton (CCS).

Pipeline to success

In 2014, Associate Professor Justin Hamilton approached Professor Mark Sleeman, Director of the Monash Antibody Technologies Facility (MATF), with a proposal. Associate Professor Hamilton, who heads a laboratory in Monash’s Australian

Research 24 October, 2018
David Curtis

Monash study reveals mutation linked to anaemia

Monash University researchers have identified a new mutation in a gene responsible for a process that is vital to developing the blood cells that absorb iron and generate haemoglobin. The mutation results in anaemia similar to that of an

Clinical Sciences - The Alfred 28 August, 2018