Drug discovery biology

Drug discovery biology

The Drug Discovery Biology research teams within the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences have broad expertise in receptor molecular and cellular biology, whole-animal studies and translational discovery research.

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MIPS and Thermo Fisher announce ‘GPCR Cryo-EM and Drug Design’ collaboration

A new collaboration between MIPS researcher Professor Patrick Sexton’s team and the leading biological cryo-EM biotechnology product development company, Thermo Fisher Scientific, will bring cryo-electron microscopy of G protein-coupled

Paulina Garcia Ramirez and Nicholas Veldhuis

Weaning ourselves off opioids: Monash researchers use nanotechnology for pain relief

Researchers at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) and the ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology (CBNS) have created a nanoparticle that could improve the properties of painkillers by delivering

Professor Rebecca Ritchie to head DDB

Leading cardiovascular disease researcher Professor Rebecca Ritchie has been appointed as the new Theme Leader of the Drug Discovery Biology Theme in the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS).

MIPS maintains top score in 2018 ERA rankings

The Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences has again received excellent results in the latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings.

Representatives of the three PharmAlliance partners: (L-R) Dr Andreia Bruno (Monash), Dr Oksana Pyzik (UCL) and Dr David Steeb (UNC)

PharmAlliance meets at Monash University

PharmAlliance, the research, professional practice and education partnership between the Schools of Pharmacy at Monash University, University College London (UCL) and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC), has held its

Faculty success in major Commonwealth grant programs

The Monash Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has been awarded nearly $20 million dollars in research funding in the recent rounds of grants announced by the National Health and Medical Research Council (“NHMRC”) and the

Three MIPS researchers recognised by British Pharmacological Society

Three researchers from the Drug Discovery Biology theme at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences have received prestigious awards from the British Pharmacological Society.

MIPS researcher wins prestigious Heart Foundation Award

Dr Lauren May, of the Drug Discovery Biology research theme at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, has received a Heart Foundation Future Leaders Fellowship and Paul Korner Innovation Award.

MIPS researcher elected Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS)

19 October 2017

Professor Arthur Christopoulos has been named a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and medical Sciences (AAHMS).