UQ gene researcher joins Illumina

UQ researcher Dr Ryan Taft has joined Illumina as director of scientific research, to help further the company's work on using the human genome to identify... [+]

> Posted in Molecular biology on 23 April, 2014

Queensland Government to inject $1m into MRCF

The Queensland Government will kick another $1m into the Medical Research Commercialisation Fund (MRCF), a VC fund jointly supported by the federal, Qld, Vic, NSW and WA... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology on 17 April, 2014

BioProspect to acquire mental illness test

BioProspect (ASX:BPO) will acquire a stake in Invatec and a global licence to a potential heart rate-based diagnostics test for a wide range of mental health disorders. [+]

> Posted in Health & medical on 14 April, 2014

Burnet research and development agreement with China

The Burnet Institute has signed a $5 million agreement with China to support the development of low-cost diagnostic tests. [+]

> Posted in Health & medical on 14 April, 2014

The many faces of viral research

It is sometimes said that the best ideas are those already thought of, and that is exactly what structural biologist Dr Fasséli Coulibaly in Melbourne is banking on... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences on 14 April, 2014

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Export study reveals barriers for Australian companies

The most comprehensive export survey of its type, Australia's International Business Survey,... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology

Funding research into antibiotic resistance

Monash University has been awarded almost $10 million to develop new treatments for... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences

Phosphagenics completes enrolment in acne trial

Phosphagenics has completed enrolment for a phase II trial of an acne treatment candidate that... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology

Analytica launches $3m capital raising

Analytica (ASX:ALT) is raising up to $3m through a placement and entitlement offer to help... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology

CNS to help plan pancreatic cancer trial

CNS has secured a deal to provide clinical and regulatory services for a Nuvilex pancreatic... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical

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