Research

Research

It’s a certain drive to question the answers and go beyond convention that makes research at Monash different. We believe that great research, when properly applied, can lead to lasting and positive change in the world.

Latest research

Monash University to spearhead life-saving research at Australia’s first dedicated heart hospital

Monash University today welcomed the news that the Victoria State Government has delivered on its promise to fund Australia’s first standalone, dedicated heart hospital, the Victorian Heart Hospital, to be based at Monash’s Clayton campus.

17 December 2017

Breaking the deadlock on the ivory trade – researchers propose a new strategy to address the poaching crisis

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The current elephant poaching crisis makes it imperative to advance international debates on the ivory trade.

Science

Window of opportunity for buildings to power themselves

Monash University researchers are moving us closer to a world where the buildings we live in generate their own energy.

Engineering & technology

Nuclear technology unlocks 50-million-year-old time capsules

A scientific analysis of fossilised tree resin has caused a rethink of Australia’s prehistoric ecosystem, and could pave the way to recovering more preserved palaeobiological artefacts from the time of dinosaurs or prehistoric mammals.

Science
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Suite of Monash papers shed light on decade-long stem cell mystery

A series of studies led by Monash University researcher Associate Professor Jose Polo have this week shed light on vital, yet previously unclear, aspects of cell reprogramming.

Medicine & health
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