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A new, low impact low energy laser treatment for patients with early age-related macular degeneration (AMD) has produced positive results by reducing indicators of the disease.

An international research team that includes the University of Melbourne’s Professor Sam Berkovic (AC) has identified a new gene for a progressive form of epilepsy.

Inaugural Director of the Doherty Institute and leading HIV scientist and infectious disease physician Professor Sharon Lewin was named Melburnian of the Year, the City of Melbourne’s highest accolade, at a gala ceremony at Melbourne Town Hall over the weekend.

Building strong learning cultures and communities in schools through music is the focus of ‘Creating Music Cultures in Schools’, a book to be launched at the University Of Melbourne on Monday.

Urban planners have a bigger role to play in fighting obesity according to health and urban research experts at the University of Melbourne.

Cars can travel approximately 10 times further than public transport in 20 minutes, a report undertaken by the University of Melbourne has found.

Indigenous story telling drawing inspiration from the cultural significance of the possum skin cloak will be the focus of a year long project for Victorian multimedia and performing artist, Tiriki Onus, who was today awarded the inaugural Hutchinson Indigenous Fellowship (HIF) at the University of Melbourne.

People who live with chronic wounds are often disadvantaged financially and emotionally and remain a hidden aspect of our healthcare system.

Graduating Theatre students from the Victorian College of the Arts will take live performance and theatre works to regional Victoria, with a series of performances and workshops, starting in Natimuk on Saturday 22 November.

People who carry a particular type of gene have natural resistance against typhoid fever according to new research published in Nature Genetics.

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