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Australian researchers developing novel uses with 4D printing
27 Apr 2015
Australian researchers at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) are building objects in 4D, taking 3D technology to a new level.
Two Industry Growth Centre Chairs announced
26 Mar 2015
The Australian Government has appointed the Chairs of its remaining two industry growth centres, responsible for Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals, and Oil, Gas and Energy Resources.
CSIRO performs strongly on global benchmarks
4 Mar 2015
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia’s national science agency, performs strongly against international benchmarks according to its annual Science Health and Excellence report 2013-14.
Janssen invests in medical research at Monash
27 Jan 2015
Global pharmaceutical company Janssen-Cilag, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, has signed a three-year agreement with Australia’s Monash University to undertake collaborative research into autoimmune diseases.
Takeda partners with Australia’s Monash on gastrointestinal research
22 Dec 2014
Takeda, Japan’s largest pharmaceutical company, and Australia’s Monash University have formed a strategic research alliance to develop new medicines to address significant unmet needs in the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases and disorders.
Australia positions itself for traditional Chinese medicine market
19 Dec 2014
An agreement has been signed in Canberra which will boost Australia’s position in the A$170 billion global traditional Chinese medicine market.
Sysmex accelerates its expansion into Australia’s healthcare market
19 Dec 2014
Japan’s Sysmex Corporation, which develops and manufactures diagnostic products for global markets, is investing A$1.5 million to establish a sales and support office to enhance its presence in Australia.
GSK expands Australian high-tech manufacturing facility
19 Nov 2014
UK’s GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) will invest A$31 million in new manufacturing technology to expand production of high-quality, low-cost pharmaceutical products at its facility in Boronia, Melbourne.
Australia’s Monash University joins Pfizer research network
17 Nov 2014
Australia’s Monash University has become the first academic research institution outside the United States to be invited to join a collaborative research network set up by biopharmaceutical company Pfizer, known as Centers for Therapeutic Innovation( ...
PSL expands to Australia to meet demand from Asia
14 Jul 2014
UK-based Powder Systems Ltd (PSL), a pharmaceutical filtration, drying and containment manufacturer, has opened an office in Australia, expanding its operations to Perth on the back of growing demand from South-East Asia.

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