Latest Monash University Stories
New treatments that combat the growing problem of antibiotic resistance by disarming rather than killing bacteria may be on the horizon.
Everyone is familiar with the pain of skinned knees.
New research suggests that hitch-hiking, once believed to be the exclusive domain of beat poets and wanderers, is in fact an activity that daring members of the animal kingdom engage in.
Researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Monash University, and Virginia Tech have used a set of novel inhibitors to analyze how the malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, uses enzymes to chew up human hemoglobin from host red blood cells as a food source.
A new species of dolphin native to Australia has been discovered off the coast of Port Phillip and the Gippsland Lakes by Monash University researchers.
A Monash student has made a breakthrough in the field of astrophysics, discovering what has until now been described as the Universeâ€™s â€˜missing massâ€™.
Stem cell research courts both controversy and support in the community- depending on your viewpoint.
An international team, of scientists, led by a team at Monash University has found the key to the hydrogen economy could come from a very simple mineral, commonly seen as a black stain on rocks.
Monash University researchers have found the number of years individuals live with obesity is directly associated with the risk of mortality.
Scientists from Monash University have uncovered a new understanding of how male puberty begins.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.