Australian anti-PD-1 therapy to treat advanced melanoma

MSD's anti-PD1 immunotherapy pembrolizumab (trade name KEYTRUDA) has been registered by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) as monotherapy for the treatment of... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical on 20 April, 2015

Pain trial dosing and new directors at Phosphagenics

Phosphagenics has commenced dosing in a phase 2 clinical trial investigating the safety and efficacy of the drug delivery company's TPM/oxycodone patch in patients... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology on 17 April, 2015

Govt will pursue a national science policy

The Australian Government has announced its intention to develop a whole-of-government policy for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).


> Posted in Lab technology on 15 April, 2015

Better understanding life's blueprint

Two proteins that are involved in ensuring genes are activated at the right time and in the right place are increasing our understanding of early mammalian development. [+]

> Posted in Life sciences on 14 April, 2015

Monitoring moving molecules

Emeritus Professor Philip Kuchel reflects on the moving spectrum of a distinguished career in biochemical research. [+]

> Posted in Life sciences on 07 April, 2015

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Imugene candidate increases cancer-fighting antibodies

Imugene has found that its lead candidate HER-Vaxx, an immunotherapy product for treatment of... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical

Free online course on personalised medicine

The University of New South Wales is inviting participation in its upcoming massive open... [+]

> Posted in Molecular biology

Is alcoholic liver disease in your genes?

The US Government has invested $2.5 million in an international study to determine the role of... [+]

> Posted in Molecular biology

Adam Kelliher announced as Avita Medical CEO

Regenerative medicine company Avita Medical (ASX:AVH) has announced entrepreneur Adam Kelliher... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology

Call for citizen scientists to submit shark sightings

Researchers from the Support Our Sharks (SOS) Ocean Conservation Society have launched the... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences

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