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Monash University signs licensing deal for novel drug delivery technology

The Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) at Monash University today announced the licensing of a lymphatic drug targeting technology platform to clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company PureTech Health plc (PureTech Health).

Medicine & health

Monash University scientists make critical insights into T-cell development

Mutations in the gene encoding the enzyme protein tyrosine phosphatase N2 (PTPN2) have been associated with the development of autoimmune disease including Type 1 diabetes, Crohn’s Disease and rheumatoid arthritis.

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Monash announces collaboration with Johnson & Johnson innovation for rheumatoid arthritis detection and treatment

Monash University has signed a major multiyear research and commercialisation deal with Janssen Biotech, Inc. (“Janssen”), one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical companies of Johnson & Johnson, for the early detection and prevention of rheumatoid

Industry & partnerships
Autoimmune disease

Unearthing the basis of autoimmune disease

Monash University researchers have discovered the mechanism that explains how key genetic risk factors cause or protect people from autoimmune disease such as kidney disease, type 1 diabetes, and multiple sclerosis.

Medicine & health
Researchers

‘Medicinal food’ diet counters onset of type 1 diabetes

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute researchers have led an international study that found – for the first time – that a diet yielding high amounts of the short-chain fatty acids acetate and butyrate provided a beneficial

Medicine & health

Promising new treatment for lupus on the horizon

A drug originally used to boost the immune system is showing promise as a potential new treatment for lupus, Monash University-led research published today, August 9, shows. Lupus is an autoimmune disease, where the immune system attacks the

Medicine & health
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Academia-industry alliance to seek new treatments for autoimmune disease

Monash recently announced that it has signed a research collaboration agreement with Janssen-Cilag Pty Ltd, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical companies of Johnson & Johnson. The collaboration, facilitated by Johnson...

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Academia-industry alliance to seek new treatments for autoimmune disease

Monash recently announced that it has signed a research collaboration agreement with Janssen-Cilag Pty Ltd, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical companies of Johnson & Johnson. The collaboration, facilitated by Johnson...