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We have identified specific insulins that act in the brain to control animal behaviour. This exciting project will use genetics, CRISPR, behavioural...

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a debilitating, relapsing condition that is considered to be a consequence of the loss of immune tolerance...
Supervisor: Dr Anthony Sadler

The synapse is one of the most intricate biological structures and essential for nervous system function with dysregulation implicated in several...
Supervisor: Dr Harald Janovjak

Loneliness refers to subjective feelings of a perceived lack, or loss, of companionship and social connection. It is a mismatch between a person’s...
Supervisor: Dr Judy Lowthian

Loneliness refers to subjective feelings of a perceived lack, or loss, of companionship and social connection. It is a mismatch between a person’s...
Supervisor: Dr Judy Lowthian

The mammalian oocyte is the largest cell in the body and undergoes two highly specialised asymmetric meiotic cell divisions. Coordination of...

Overweight and obesity and their related conditions are crucial public health problems affecting 25% of children and 67% of adults. The perinatal...

"The COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 has brought unprecedented disruption to the lives of populations across the globe, including in Australia....
Supervisor: Dr Megan Lim

The COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 has brought unprecedented disruption to the lives of populations across the globe, including in Australia....
Supervisor: Dr Megan Lim

Correlates of physical activity and brain structure in mid life in the UK Biobank

Adverse Drug Reactions (ADR) are classified according to underlying mechanisms; Type A reactions being caused by direct pharmacologic properties of...
Supervisor: Dr Ar Kar Aung

An opportunity is open to a suitable applicant to conduct a fully funded full time PhD within Monash University’s Centre for Research Excellence in...

An opportunity is open to a suitable applicant to conduct a fully funded full time PhD within Monash University’s Centre for Research Excellence in...
Supervisor: Professor Karen Smith

Over the past 10 years, WHO has issued over 400 recommendations on interventions to improve maternal and perinatal healthcare. In developing these...
Supervisor: Dr Joshua Vogel

Antimicrobial resistance to Neisseria gonorrhoea is a rising global issue. In particular, there are increasing reports of resistance to our last line...
Supervisor: Dr Jason Ong

Children with chronic health conditions have higher access requirements than children without, including more hospital admissions, emergency...

Stillbirth has become an increasingly highlighted issue - the feature of two Lancet series, and Senate inquiry - due to the stagnant incident rates...

The novel coronavirus first identified in December 2019, and has since been identified as SARS-CoV-2, has spread rapidly around the globe. The World...

The novel coronavirus first identified in December 2019, and has since been identified as SARS-CoV-2, has spread rapidly around the globe. The World...
Supervisor: Dr Joshua Vogel

The COVID-19 Pandemic will have a huge impact on the number of elective percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI), acute presentations with acute...
Supervisor: Dr Sarah Zaman

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