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Dementia Research gets $21 million Boost in Funding by Federal Government

18 July 2019 More than a dozen research projects to better understand dementia will be given a total of $21 million in federal government funding. The 13 projects focus on risk reduction, prevention and tracking of dementia, the…

Imagion up 155% on Magsense FDA Breakthrough Designation

18 July 2019 As reported in Biotech Daily Imagion says the US Food and Drug Administration has granted ‘breakthrough device designation’ for its Magsense HER2 breast cancer staging test. Imagion said devices that provided a more effective treatment…

Building an In-Vitro Diagnostic Portfolio – Sienna Cancer Diagnostics Ltd

18 July 2019 As reported in Biotech Daily Sienna Chief Executive Officer Matthew Hoskin says the company is building a portfolio of in-vitro cancer diagnostic products to support researchers and laboratories. Mr Hoskin told Biotech Daily that with…

AusBiotech and Johnson & Johnson Innovation 2019 Industry Excellence Awards

18 July 2019 Each year, the AusBiotech and Johnson & Johnson Innovation Industry Excellence Awards are presented at the AusBiotech national conference to recognise the highest achievers in the Australian life sciences. From researchers who successfully translate their…

Trajan Strengthens their Health Business with Appointment of Marco Baccanti

18 July 2019 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia  Trajan Scientific and Medical (Trajan) has appointed Marco Baccanti as CEO of its joint venture (JV) in nutritional testing, Trajan Nutrition. Mr. Baccanti’s appointment strengthens Trajan Nutrition to accelerate the growth…

D+I win 2019 Product of the Year

17 July 2019 At last week’s Good Design Awards Ceremony, D+I was awarded the honour of 2019 Product of the Year for the Inventia Rastrum 3D Bioprinter. We am excited to share with you the D+I showreel, featuring…

Servier Australia & BioCurate Strike an Agreement to Collaborate and Accelerate Discoveries of New Therapeutics and Drugs

16 July 2019 Paris & Melbourne, – Servier Australia, the subsidiary of Servier Group, an international pharmaceutical company, and BioCurate, a joint venture company of Monash University and The University of Melbourne with support from the Victorian State…

AdAlta commences key toxicology study with AD-214

16 July 2019 AdAlta Limited (ASX: 1AD), the biotechnology company advancing its lead i-body candidate toward clinical development, has commenced its key toxicology study with AD-214, representing the final step before initiation of the human clinical trial for…

ANDHealth Joins Leading Institutes to Drive Digital Health Sector in Western Australia

12 July 2019 Leading medical research institutes and universities in Western Australia have announced a new partnership with ANDHealth, as part of the State’s first Digital Health Accelerator Program. ANDHealth is Australia’s only organisation dedicated to supporting digital…

CSL Graduate Program – Applications Now Open

10 July 2019 The CSL (Australia) Graduate Program is a two-year program focused on providing you with career opportunities within our global business. Our program is a chance for you to work alongside and learn from a diverse…

Congratulations to Professor Clara Gaff, Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance

July, 2019 Congrats to Clara Gaff, Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance, who was recently awarded a Professorship from the University of Melbourne. Read more

Nominations Closing Soon for the Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation

June 2019 Nominations are closing soon for the Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation. More information All nominations and applications must be received by 2.00pm on Wednesday, 17 July 2019.

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