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BD Manager – Walter & Eliza Hall Institute • Leadership in life sciences commercialisation The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research is the oldest of its kind in Australia, with an international reputation for excellence, predominantly…

Joint statement on the Research & Development Tax Incentive 18 April 2017

Don’t rip the guts out of Australian medical research commercialisation Commercialisation of Australian medical research is under serious threat if the package of measures put by the ‘Ferris, Finkel, Fraser’ Review of the Research & Development (R&D) Tax…

Westpac Businesses of Tomorrow 2017 – Trajan Scientific and Medical Top 20

Right from our very beginning in 1817, Westpac has been guided by the same purpose: TO SUPPORT THE ECONOMIC PROGRESS OF AUSTRALIAN BUSINESSES. As we reach our 200th anniversary, that guiding purpose remains. To help the next generation…

Australia’s ProTA accelerates the development of immunotherapy to treat peanut allergy

Allergy immunotherapy company ProTA Therapeutics Pty Ltd (ProTA) will accelerate the development of a possible treatment for life-threatening peanut allergy with the appointment of its new CEO. ProTA has appointed former Mesoblast Vice President Operations Dr. Suzanne Lipe,…

Director, Product Development & Technical Affairs – ProTA Therapeutics Pty Ltd

ProTA Therapeutics is a newly established Australian private company developing immunotherapy based treatments for food allergy. The company’s lead product based on technology spun out of the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, is under development as a treatment for…

MD / CEO – Neurosciences Victoria

Neurosciences Victoria (NSV) is dedicated to the continued development of the world-class neuroscience cluster in Melbourne, encouraging international collaborations and partnerships leading to strategic investment in the gap between academic discovery research and commercial development. Working closely with the Board,…

Opthea Successfully Completes Placement and Institutional Entitlement Offer

• Placement and Institutional Entitlement Offer successfully completed, raising approximately A$42million with strong support from both existing and new institutional and sophisticated investors • Retail Entitlement Offer will open on Monday, 10 April 2017 and closes at 5:00pm…

Bionic Vision Technologies raises $US18m from State Path Capital, China Huarong

The Australian university-owned company in the race to develop a bionic eye to restore sight has been saved from its own near plunge into darkness after raising $US18 million ($23.6 million) from Chinese investors including the nephew of Hong…

The Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals (MTP) Roadmap – unlocking future growth opportunities for Australia

A changing global landscape The global MTP industry is on the cusp of enormous growth globally due to a range of factors including ageing populations, the growth of emerging markets seeking better health services and unprecedented innovation in…

New abilities to enhance cancer research at the Australian Synchrotron

It gave me great pleasure to today unveil the newest research tool that Australian scientists and researchers have in the fight against cancer. The Australian Synchrotron’s new multi-million dollar Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF) Detector will fast-track new…

Opthea Launches A$45 Million Financing to Progress OPT- 302 Expanded Clinical Development

Opthea Limited (ASX:OPT) (“Opthea”), a developer of novel biologic therapies for the treatment of eye diseases, today announced the launch of an entitlement offer and institutional placement (collectively the “Offer”) to raise approximately A$45 million. Proceeds from the…

Lab-grown mini-organs help model disease, test new drugs

To the naked eye, the little globs of cells are undifferentiated masses, smaller than sesame seeds. Put them under a microscope, though, and these lab-grown miniature organs show striking complexity: the tiny tubules of a kidney, the delicate…

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