Bridging the gap between discovery science and translation into clinical and population settings.
Inside our departments
Learn more about education and industry insights from our three departments.
Department of Anatomy and Physiology
Advancing the research and teaching of developmental, degenerative and chronic disease. Learn more.
Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacology
Advancing the research and teaching of the molecular understanding of disease, drug discovery and development. Learn more.
Microbiology and Immunology
Working with the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunology in the research and teaching of infectious diseases, antimicrobial resistance and healthcare associated infections.
Our world-class research centres
ARC Centre for Personalised Therapeutics Technologies
Advancing technologies to remove long-standing barriers to new drug discovery and development.
Australian Venom Research Unit
Researching injuries and deaths caused by venomous snakes, spiders, marine creatures and other organisms.
Centre for Muscle Research
Investigating the mechanisms underlying skeletal muscle wasting and weakness.
Centre for Stem Cell Systems
Supporting the depth of stem cell research across the University of Melbourne.
Lung Health Research Centre
Improving lung health through excellence in basic and translational research.