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New international collaboration showcases drug development potential

New research from Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS), in collaboration with the Max Planck Institute, Mayo Clinic, University of Auckland, University of Essex and University of Tokyo, has uncovered new structures of protein

Melbourne researchers use cutting-edge technology to produce three new COVID-19 vaccine candidates

Monash University researchers have produced the first known mRNA COVID-19 vaccine candidates in Australia using an advanced technological approach capable of generating vaccines ready for human testing in record time.

Simple works best: Monash University study finds a way to reduce medicine risk for older Australians

Almost one million Australians aged 70+ are regularly taking five or more prescription medicines. The Royal Commission on Aged Care Quality and Safety has highlighted complex medication regimens as a risk to the health and safety of older people.

New drug delivery technology from MIPS acquired by Capsugel

12 January 2015

A novel drug delivery technology, developed by researchers at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS), has been acquired by Capsugel, a global leader in innovative dose-form development.

Slow marine snails use insulin to drug prey

23 Jan 2017

Researchers have discovered that the hormone, insulin, which regulates energy metabolism in humans, is used by a marine snail to subdue and capture its prey.

Swapping lab coats for running shoes this Mother’s Day

May 2015

A group of sixteen researchers from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences will be hanging up the lab coats and putting on their running shoes for the 2015 Mother's Day Classic.

Prof Jonathan Baell collaborates with PMCC on Nature publication

Professor Jonathan Baell from MIPS has collaborated with researchers from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre to discover a new way to target acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) at its source - a discovery that could yield a more effective

New centre fuels drug discovery at Monash

A new cutting-edge research training platform to produce the drug discovery research leaders of the future was launched at Monash University today.