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World's first major study shows delayed MS onset due to pregnancy

A comprehensive international study, led by Monash researchers, has definitively found that pregnancy can delay the onset of multiple sclerosis (MS) by more than 3 years.

Research 15 September, 2020

Home based support for lung rehabilitation patients

Monash program to manage patients with lung diseases at home attracts global attention.

Medicine 14 September, 2020

Little Steps: Digging deep to support the disadvantaged in Malaysia

As far as social work is concerned, you don’t need deep pockets to make a positive impact on someone’s life – just a determination to see things through.

Medicine 14 September, 2020

Visual snow causes being revealed

Neuroscientists have recently characterised how visual processing is disrupted in the condition known as Visual Snow Syndrome (VSS).

Research 10 September, 2020

Children of the Pandemic – less likely to be infected but more likely to suffer mental health issues, report of 1000 GP practices warns

Only 2% of children who contract COVID-19 are admitted to hospital.  While COVID-19 appears to have less effect on children, a comprehensive analysis of data from more than 1000 general practices in NSW and Victoria since the beginning

Research 31 August, 2020

Isolation Vibrations: Monash Medical Orchestra United Over Distance

The Monash Medical Orchestra (MMO) have united to keep the music going with their recent virtual performance of a renown classic to great success.

Medicine 26 August, 2020

Immunologist Danika Hill wins prestigious Michelson Prize for vaccine work

Congratulations to Dr Danika Hill, who is one of two Michelson Prize awardees in 2020 by the Human Vaccines Project. This is a prestigious award of $150,000 US for young investigators.

Research 4 August, 2020

How Multiple Sclerosis changes the brain's venous rhythms

Monash researchers have discovered both a unique signal within the brain's veins and how Multiple Sclerosis (MS) changes that venous rhythm.

Research 28 July, 2020
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New drug blocks formation of killer clots to prevent strokes and heart attacks

Monash researchers have found a potential drug that can be given as a preventive against heart attack and stroke.

Research 23 July, 2020