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Keeping our aged citizens safe from ‘superbug’ attacks

Failing to contain ‘superbugs’ across nursing homes can have serious consequences, with the elderly highly vulnerable to deadly illness. A new national trial aiming to address this major health problem has received $2.3 million in

Medicine & health

Climate scientists shed new light on what causes intensified warming

New international research involving Monash University shows intensified surface warming in Canada, Siberia, Alaska and in the Arctic Ocean relative to global mean temperature rise.

Science
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Opioid epidemic has reached Australia: study

Monash University research has found that 1.9 million Australian adults begin taking prescription opioids every year.

Medicine & health

Genetic analysis follows landmark aspirin trial

Monash University is expanding on its landmark aspirin trial,  Medicine & health

Clues to the link between obesity and liver cancer

New research from a team led by Professor Tony Tiganis, from the  Medicine & health

Monash University news

Australian paper industry gets bio-overhaul thanks to new research hub

Monash University has launched the Australian Research Council (ARC) Hub for Processing Advance Lignocelluosics into Advance Materials.

Research

New discovery gives light to efficient electricity

Associate Professor Qiaoliang Bao has contributed to a breakthrough discovery which can deliver new electronics and communications technology with ultra-low energy consumption.

Engineering & technology

Parents switch off around kids: study

New research by Monash University shows Australian parents are becoming glued to their mobile devices and depriving children of vital development opportunities.

Learning & teaching