A Melbourne research team has successfully transplanted stem cells into the muscles of the bowel, offering hope of one day restoring bowel function in children with severe and distressing gut disorders, such as Hirschsprung’s Disease, for which there are few current effective treatments.
Australian early childhood education and care programs offer good quality care and emotional support, but more high quality teaching through play is required, according to new research from the University of Melbourne.
We are delighted to announce that University of Melbourne student, Ellan Alethia Lincoln-Hyde, has been selected as one of the Yenching Scholars in the third cohort at the Yenching Academy of Peking University.
Victorian families will be able to help preserve our wartime history and learn more about the role their loved ones played in military conflict at a free War Heritage Roadshow to tour the state this year.
The first new report in a quarter of a century on death by snake bite in Australia has revealed most victims are male, bitten in the warmer months of the year, more than half of the bites occurring in or near home.