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MIPS research discovers new activation process for G protein coupled-receptors

In a paper published today in Science Signaling, researchers from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) have discovered that G protein coupled receptors (GPCRs) can be activated by ultra-low concentrations of ligand - more than

Monash researcher awarded prestigious Georgina Sweet Award

Monash Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (FPPS) researcher Doctor Cornelia Landersdorfer has been awarded the 2018 Georgina Sweet Award for Women in Quantitative Biomedical Science.

Former Dean Dr Geoff Vaughan passes away

Dr Geoffrey Vaughan AO, who was Dean of the Victorian College of Pharmacy (“VCP”) from 1979 to 1986, passed away peacefully on 4 January, 2018. He was aged 84.

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Monash Research Fellow wins Pharmacist of the Year Award

The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia SA/NT has presented the 2018 Pharmacist of the Year Award to Dr Janet Sluggett, a Research Fellow at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (“CMUS”) at Monash University.

World first Monash research unveils a key villain in migraine

In a paper published today in the prestigious journal Nature, researchers from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) led by Doctor Lynn Liang, Doctor Denise Wootten and Professor Patrick Sexton have solved a key piece of

Director of Pharmacy Education awarded prestigious Fellowship

Director of Pharmacy Education Tina Brock has been named a fellow of the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP).

MIPS Dr. Ben Boyd wins highest honour from the College of Fellows

MIPS' Dr. Ben Boyd has been awarded the prestigious College of Fellows award from the

Monash-led Fragment-Based Drug Design receives major ARC grant

A consortium of researchers led by Professor Martin Scanlon from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (“MIPS”) has received a major grant to establish a new Industry Transformation Training Centre (“ITTC”).

MIPS and CMUS researchers named in NMHRC grant announcements

Seven researchers from Monash Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have been awarded fellowships and grants in the recent National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grant period.