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GSK puts Monash researcher on Discovery Fast Track

Researchers who have identified potential targets for new medicines for acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) and the autoimmune disease, lupus, have been announced as the two Australian winners of the GSK Discovery Fast Track Challenge.

University news

Controlling cell behaviour – how a worm model provides a key

Monash researchers have discovered a mechanism regulating WNT - a crucial protein that controls cell behaviour.

Medicine & health

Creating order from disorder: uncovering the origins of protein evolution

There is no life without enzymes. But how did the evolution of these complex molecules get going more than three billion years ago? We describe a new mechanism that may help to understand how order is created from disorder, and the starting points


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

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

Monash tops Australian universities for Future Fellowship grants

The Australian Research Council (ARC) has announced Monash University as the recipient of 13 acclaimed Future Fellowships worth more than $11 million.


Australian laureate fellowships for two Monash researchers

The Australian Research Council (ARC) has today awarded highly prestigious Australian Laureate Fellowships to two Monash University researchers.


Monash academics recognised in 2018 Queen's Birthday Honours

Fifteen academics from Monash University have been recognised in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours List for their outstanding contribution to Australian society.

University news
Gonorrhoea superbug

Monash discovery uncovers clue to disarm gonorrhoea super-superbug

Monash researchers have discovered a way the gonorrhoea bacteria cleverly evades the immune system, opening up the way for therapies to prevent this process.