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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.

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Australian researchers record world's fastest internet speed from a single optical chip

An Australian research team has recorded the world's fastest internet speed from a single optical chip of 44.2 Terabits per second.

Engineering & technology 22 May 2020

Philanthropic donation enables COVID-19 research study to move into the pre-clinical phase

Monash University news

A philanthropic donation from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to Monash University will fully fund the important next steps in research on the use of the FDA approved, anti-parasitic drug Ivermectin to combat COVID-19.

Led by Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute’s Dr Kylie Wagstaff the donation enables the study to move from the in-vitro phase to pre-clinical trials.

Medicine & health 21 May 2020

Monash awarded more than $3.5 million for world-leading research with real community impact

Monash University is the recipient of a further $3.5 million in funding in the latest announcement of ARC Linkage grants, supporting our researchers to partner with industry to deliver improvements to health, education and the economy.

Research 21 May 2020

More than $47 million awarded to Monash University for vital medical research

Monash University has received more than $47 million in funding for vital medical research as part of the latest National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) announcement.

University news 20 May 2020
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Stigmatisation impacts GP attendance, medication use and health of same-sex couples

Australians in same-sex relationships who experience ongoing stigmatisation visit their GP less and use more antidepressant medication, a new study finds.

Business 16 May 2020
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