A major new funding injection from the Australian Government will see two breakthrough discoveries at Monash move towards commercialisation.
Monash researchers have discovered a way the gonorrhoea bacteria cleverly evades the immune system, opening up the way for therapies to prevent this process.Research
Australian Life Insurers will no longer be able to use predictive genetic test results in underwriting, if recommendations tabled yesterday by a Parliamentary Inquiry into Life Insurance are adopted.Medicine & health
In an Australian first, a team at MonashHeart have fitted a heart failure patient with the world’s only wirelessly powered cardiac pacing device.Medicine & health
"Throughout my career, I’ve endeavoured to make a difference for patients and the healthcare system with which they interact."University news
A series of groundbreaking papers warns that low back pain is a major health burden globally, and that current treatments are unnecessary and harmful.Medicine & health
A new centre that aims to redress the inequity in musculoskeletal research opens today in Melbourne.Medicine & health
The communities will benefit from a self-sustaining program that uses Wolbachia mosquitoes to provide long-lasting protection from dengue, Zika and chikungunya viruses.Medicine & health