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

Federal funding to develop bionic eye and world-first test for sepsis

A major new funding injection from the Australian Government will see two breakthrough discoveries at Monash move towards commercialisation.

17 April 2018

The background hum of space could reveal hidden black holes

Measuring gravitational waves could reveal thousands of black holes

Monash University scientists have developed a new technique expected to reveal thousands of previously hidden black holes.

Science 12 April 2018

Monash discovery uncovers clue to disarm gonorrhoea super-superbug

Monash researchers have discovered a way the gonorrhoea bacteria cleverly evades the immune system, opening up the way for therapies to prevent this process.

Research 31 March 2018

Australian-first heart implant at MonashHeart offers hope to cardiac patients

In an Australian first, a team at MonashHeart have fitted a heart failure patient with the world’s only wirelessly powered cardiac pacing device.

Medicine & health 27 March 2018
Truck driver fatigue and heavy vehicle crashes

Life-saving technology hits the road as innovative study seeks to reduce truck crashes

A landmark study launches today, aimed at improving truck driver well-being and reducing heavy vehicle crashes in Australia, with world-leading driver monitoring technology.

Research 27 March 2018
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