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Monash University to accelerate the development of novel medicine designed to save women’s lives in child birth in collaboration with Janssen

Postpartum haemorrhage (PPH), a condition of excessive blood loss after birth, is the world’s leading cause of maternal mortality, resulting in an estimated 60,000 deaths per year in resource-limited countries. A novel form of oxytocin, an

4 August, 2020

MIPS researchers PIK out a new drug target to reduce heart attacks

Researchers from Monash University’s Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) together with other Monash and international collaborators have discovered a new target for drugs that could potentially prevent heart attacks and strokes by

31 July, 2020

MIPS researchers shine a light on the gap in national manufacturing capability of COVID vaccine

Monash University researchers have been featured in Australian media outlets as the global race to produce a vaccine against COVID-19 speeds up.

24 July, 2020

Nutrition breakthrough: Australian scientists mimic the behaviour of cow and human milk fats during digestion

In an important step forward for infant milk substitutes and nutrition, researchers from Monash University’s Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) have shown that simple fat mixtures can imitate the behaviour of vastly more complex

17 July, 2020

Australian scientists use nanotechnologies to engineer low-cost immunotherapies

Researchers from Monash University’s Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) are paving the way for accessible and affordable cancer treatment by using powerful nanoscale tools to overcome the high costs and long lead-times associated

16 July, 2020

Monash University study shows how potent antimalarial drug kills the malaria parasite

Researchers from Monash University’s Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) have discovered that ozonide antimalarials – a new class of antimalarial drugs - initially target the precarious ‘haemoglobin digestion

16 July, 2020

Monash University researchers develop new international consensus principles for medicines management in frail older people

Researchers from the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (CMUS) at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) and the National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Research Excellence(CRE) in Frailty and Healthy Ageing have

14 July, 2020

Research RoundUp: In search of safer opioids

The Research Roundup has expanded to provide a more in-depth insight into publications from across the Faculty. MIPS is releasing weekly summaries highlighting a selection of papers from each theme. If you have a recent publication that you would

2 July, 2020

Monash University ranks #2 in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology

Monash University is among the top global performers in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2020 released today.


2 July, 2020