2017 news archive

Article Month
MIPS researcher awarded fellowship to enhance anti-parasitic drug discovery October
MMIC Advisory Board to help Victorian Manufacturing Innovate October
MIPS partner, Starpharma, announces positive phase 1 clinical results for DEP® Docetaxel October
Rethink on beta blockers for heart attack survivors who take their other heart medication September
Honorary doctorate conferred to ground-breaking biological scientist, Jean-Pierre Changeux September
Professor William Charman receives Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society September
Monash recognised at International Pharmaceutical Federation Congress September
Monash scientists gain multimillion-dollar NIH grant for ‘superbug’ drug discovery program August
Monash University signs licensing deal for novel drug delivery technology August
Monash launches EDGE to strengthen the connections between education and practice August
Faculty celebrates 25 years as part of Monash University August
Monash student wins Pharmacy Student of the Year August
Report highlights key role of two MIPS initiatives in growing Victorian economy July
MIPS research contributes to influenza breakthrough July
MIPS and Starpharma awarded STEM+ Business Fellowships to further targeted delivery technologies for cancer June
A continuing partnership between Australia and Germany to research men’s reproductive health June
MIPS ARC success June
Nature Index map visualises MIPS' contribution to Melbourne’s biomedical research network June
MIPS researchers develop game changing strategy for chronic and acute pain relief May
MIPS researchers find piece in inflammatory disease puzzle May
Monash research sparks major change in editorial policy May
Bob Blouin, Dean of Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, receives honorary degree from Monash University May
Researcher from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences elected to the Australian National Academy of Science May
Cholesterol medication not being used to make up for unhealthy lifestyle, study finds April
Monash-led collaboration lands $1 million to tackle deadly disease April
Professor Chris Porter appointed new Director of MIPS April
New medicine to prevent mothers dying in childbirth succeeds in first trial in humans March
Monash named #2 in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology March
Monash research solves crystal structure of key receptor, reveals unique behaviour of its drugs March
Use of multiple medications strongly associated with hospitalisations from aged care facilities February
Professor Arthur Christopoulos recognised by British Pharmacological Society December
Michelle McIntosh awarded Dr John Dixon Hughes Medal for Medical Research Innovation December
Monash discovery at heart of record breaking licensing deal February