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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.
CSL establishes global manufacturing centre in Australia
25 May 2014
Australian biotechnology company, CSL Limited has established a new manufacturing facility in Melbourne as part of an A$257 million expansion to boost production of its popular blood plasma therapeutics.
Australian scientific investment helps develop artificial muscles with super human strength
9 Apr 2014
Australian scientists are part of an international collaboration that has developed artificial muscles from high-strength polymer fishing line. Produced by twisting and coiling the fishing line and applying heat, the scientists have produced muscles ...
Fresenius Kabi injects A$47 million into pharma manufacturing in Australia
4 Mar 2014
German healthcare company, Fresenius Kabi will invest A$47 million to expand its Australian operations with a new state-of-the-art pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Melbourne.
Sanofi Pasteur enlists University of Melbourne to develop vaccines against infectious diseases
25 Feb 2014
Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of the French integrated healthcare leader Sanofi, will partner with the University of Melbourne to work together to develop immune-boosters and vaccines.
Australian Government injects $25 million into nano-material research
23 Jan 2014
New advances in research on the use of smart nano-materials in biotech and clean energy will be made possible by a $25 million funding boost from the Australian Government.

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