Latest Monash University Stories
Few diagnoses are more upsetting for women than endometriosis. A new study by Monash University researchers confirms just how burdensome a diagnosis of endometriosis can be.
A chance discovery about the 'wonder material' graphene – already exciting scientists because of its potential uses in electronics, energy storage and energy generation – takes it a step closer to being used in medicine and human health.
State-of-the-art military hardware could soon fight malaria, one of the most deadly diseases on the planet.
Huge advancements have taken place in HIV treatment and prevention over the past 10 years, but there is still no cure or vaccine.
An international team of scientists led by Monash University researchers has shown how free radicals contribute to type 2 diabetes, obesity and fatty liver disease.
A tax on sweetened soft drinks could be an effective weapon in the war against obesity, generating weight losses of up to 3.64 kilograms as individuals reduce their consumption.
Fibroblasts, cells long thought to be boring and irrelevant, could offer an alternative to heart transplants for patients with heart disease.
Gastric banding can play a vital role in the treatment of type 2 diabetes in people who are overweight and not obese.
An international team of scientists has identified the precise biochemical key that wakes up the body’s immune cells and sends them into action against invading bacteria and fungi.
Flower color in some parts of the world, including the Himalayas, has evolved to attract bees as pollinators, research has shown for the first time.
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