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alzheimers

Living with Alzheimer’s disease – a global challenge

Diagnoses of dementia, of which Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form, are becoming increasingly common. At Monash University, clinical trials involving a non-invasive form of treatment is showing some promising signs.

Medicine & health
ben for web

Spike in serious road injuries among cyclists

The number of Victorian cyclists being admitted to hospital with serious trauma from road crashes has more than doubled in the past nine years, according to a Monash University study.

Medicine & health
Jane Black

Preterm babies at risk of developing kidney disease later in life, Monash research finds

Babies born prematurely could be at greater risk of developing kidney disease later in life according to a landmark Monash University study.

Medicine & health
Marc Parlange

Global Leaders’ Summit 2017 -Day Two

Today is Day 2 of the 2017 Monash Global Leaders’ Summit, one in which world-leading alumni discuss and question professions of the future and global development.

Alumni news

Monash scientists gain multimillion-dollar NIH grant for ‘superbug’ drug discovery program

A world-leading team, led by Professor Jian Li from BDI, has been awarded a multi-million dollar grant by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) to further its pioneering work on drug discovery, tackling antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'.

Medicine & health

An Australian first: Monash launches new Diabetes Department

Monash University has officially launched its new Department of Diabetes – the first and only university department in Australia dedicated to the disease.

Medicine & health

Demystifying academic rankings

Director of Research Performance, Sian Wright, explains why academic rankings matter.

University news
Wolbachia

Monash University’s Eliminate Dengue Program partners with Pacific to combat mosquito-borne diseases

Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced in Suva today a new partnership between Monash University’s Eliminate Dengue Program (EDP) and the Fijian, Vanuatu and Kiribati health authorities to pilot an innovative approach to protecting

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