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.

Spotlight on COVID-19

Now more than ever, the world depends on researchers and scientists to solve what has become the defining global emergency of our time. Monash researchers are responding to the immediate complex global challenges arising from the pandemic, as well as long-term multidisciplinary solutions across health, economics, policy, technology, environment and society.

More about Monash research

Explore the exciting, groundbreaking research work our faculties are undertaking and learn how you can be part of the Monash research community.

Learn more about Monash University's research priorities (PDF, 3.77 MB)

Latest research

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New drug targets the clots that can kill: A potential treatment for heart attack and stroke prevention

Monash researchers have developed a drug that can be potentially given as a preventative against heart attack.

Medicine & health 23 July 2020

Groundbreaking project powers Australia's future using renewables

Monash University news

The Federal Government has announced a further half a million dollars in funding to a Monash University-led project to investigate the integration of renewables into the energy grid.

Engineering & technology 22 July 2020

Hormones are not the key to younger women's sexual function

A study into the causes of sexual dysfunction in young women has found social factors are as important as hormone levels.

Medicine & health 22 July 2020

Looks like epilepsy but isn't: Introducing PNES Disease

One in four people who are tested for epilepsy do not have the disease but instead have a psychological condition known as PNES

Medicine & health 21 July 2020
Monash University news

How to repair your gut

Monash University researchers identify a key biomolecule that enhances the repair of your gut by prompting stem cells to regenerate damaged tissue.

Medicine & health 21 July 2020
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