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Report highlights key role of two MIPS initiatives in growing Victorian economy

A new report from the Victorian Government has highlighted two initiatives associated with the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) as major contributors to one of Victoria’s fastest growing sectors.

The State of the Sector: Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals 2017 report provides an update on the Victorian Government’s strategy for the sector, which it has identified as vital to the future economic prosperity of the state.

MIPS research contributes to influenza breakthrough

MIPS researchers have taken part in an international collaboration that may unlock better treatment of viral diseases, including the ‘flu and common cold.

Led by Dr Stavros Selemidis and Dr Eunice To from the School of Health and Biomedical Sciences, RMIT University and published in the prestigious scientific and medical journal Nature Communications, the research suggests a novel means of treating influenza infection (doi:10.1038/s41467-017-00057-x)

MIPS ARC success

Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Science (MIPS) researchers Dr Karen Gregory and Dr John Quinn have been awarded 2017 Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowships and Professor Colin Pouton, Professor Nico Voelcker and Dr Roey Elnathan were named as Chief Investigators of a new ARC Industrial Transformation Training Centre, named the ARC Centre for Personalised Therapeutics Technologies.

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MIPS researchers develop game changing strategy for chronic and acute pain relief

Melbourne researchers have developed a new drug delivery strategy able to block pain within the nerve cells, in what could be a major development of a long lasting, and immediate, treatment for pain.

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