Optimising frontline antimalarial treatments in the fight against malaria
Drug researchers from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences have published more than 400 new protein targets for peroxide antimalarials, the most advanced form of medicine currently being used to treat malaria infections caused by the
Monash research provides new insights into treatment dynamics in diabetes
New research from Monash University’s Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (CMUS) has found that nearly one quarter of Australians who initiate common diabetes medications switch or receive additional medications during the first year.
Monash scientists expose tumour-causing protein
Monash University scientists have discovered the structure of the protein behind neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), a common genetic condition that causes tumours to form on nerve tissue.
Monash drug delivery platform enters clinical trials; proof of concept announced
A new technology for delivering drugs that was developed by Professor Chris Porter and his team at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences has advanced into phase one clinical trials.
Pharmacy interns celebrate record poster night
A capstone event for pharmacy interns, this year’s IFP Poster Night in November featured the Intern Foundation Program’s largest-ever cohort presenting their research to their peers.
Monash’s COVID-19 mRNA vaccine candidate reaches significant development milestone
The first Australian COVID-19 mRNA vaccine candidate, developed by the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS), has moved a step closer with production reaching a significant development milestone.
RNA production consortium named amongst Australia’s most influential people of 2021
Fairfax masthead Good Weekend has named a group of mRNA vaccine developers including Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences’ Professor Colin Pouton in its list of Australians Who Mattered in 2021.
Medicine and pharmacy take collaboration online
640 students from two different Monash University faculties took part in a ground-breaking new Interprofessional Education activity. The activity was designed to build the collaborative decision making skills of medical and pharmacy students, and