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Dr Justin W. Adams and Dr Luca Fiorenza.

Maternal secrets of our earliest ancestors unlocked

Extended parental care is considered one of the hallmarks of human evolution. In a stunning new research result published today in Nature, an international team of researchers from Monash and Southern Cross University revealed for the first time

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 16 July, 2019
Dr Sergey Gorelick and Associate Professor Alex de Marco in front of the PIE-scope.

Introducing the PIE-scope: a microscope enabling targeted in situ structural biology

A novel microscope designed by Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) scientists can dramatically reduce the time it takes scientists to track down molecules of interest within cells for structural characterisation.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 11 July, 2019
L-R: Dr Asolina Braun, Lauren Kelly, Dr Kelly Walton, Dr Tracey Gaspari, Dr Sophie Lee, Dr Faye Morris, Dr Sarah Larcombe, Dr Sheena McGowan and a representative from the Office of the General Counsel.

Connecting women through local networks

“You are resilient, you are good negotiators, you are confident.”

These were the words of keynote speaker Catherine Fox, at the BioMelbourne Network Connecting Women Lunch last Friday. This annual lunch is an opportunity to

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 27 June, 2019

Monash graduations celebrate the next generation of health professionals

More than 1200 new graduates have been welcomed to the Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences alumni community as part of this fortnight’s graduations.

Education 3 June, 2019
L-R: Steven Clare, Rachael Lambden, Lauren Rosenberg and Joanne Au.

MS app for children gains prize in tech design event

A biomedical science student in her first year at Monash University is part of a team that has come third in the exciting MedHack innovation hackathon.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 28 May, 2019
2019 Faculty Awards

School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health students recognised at Faculty Awards Ceremony

Congratulations to our students from the School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health who have been recognised for their outstanding achievements at the faculty's Student Awards Ceremony held on 6 May.

Clinical Sciences - Monash Health 28 May, 2019
Yahya Shehabi

Landmark study evaluating new sedation paradigm in ventilated ICU patients

A study led by Professor Yahya Shehabi, Professor of Medicine and Program Director of Critical Care in the School of Clinical Sciences, evaluated the clinical effectiveness of the non-conventional sedative, dexmedetomidine.

Clinical Sciences - Monash Health 28 May, 2019
Phillipe Adamtchek at the United Nations headquarters, New York.

Taste of UN politics flavours biomedical science students' career ideas

Two Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) students who participated in a United Nations (UN) ‘model’ conference say the experience was life-changing and could potentially shape their future careers.

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 28 May, 2019
(clockwise) Sanjitha Dissanatake with his family, Associate Professor Julia Choate and Christopher Klonis, Tracy Sun with her family, Dylan Jape receiving his award from members of the faculty, and Associate Professor Julia Choate with Xuan Ye.

Student success celebrated at annual Faculty awards ceremony

Eight biomedical science students were recognised for their success at the annual Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences student award ceremony on Monday 6 May. More than 130 Monash students from all health disciplines were recognised

Biomedicine Discovery Institute 28 May, 2019