Griffith University

New ACRF centre in Compounds Australia at Griffith to benefit from $2m grant

November 29th, 2018

A $2 million grant from the Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF), announced today, will fund a transformative compound management platform within the new ACRF Centre for Compound Management and Logistics at Compounds Australia – Australia’s only dedicated compound management facility. The successful grant, led by Professor Vicky Avery of Griffith University, will enable Australian cancer researchers to access the most advanced compound management capability available internationally, thus accelerating cancer target validation and drug discovery efforts nationally. More details can be found here.

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Compounds Australia ACRF Centre for Compound Management and Logistics

November 29th, 2018

Compounds Australia has been awarded a $2 million Australia Cancer Research Foundation grant to enable a transformative compound management platform within the new ACRF Centre for Compound Management and Logistics at Compounds Australia. All the details can be found on the Compounds Australia newsletter.

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Australian Cancer Research Foundation 2018 Grant News

November 29th, 2018

The Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF) announced $16.4 million in four technology grants to initiate and accelerate further ground-breaking cancer research in Australia. Compounds Australia, Griffith University (QLD) will receive $2 million, to establish a transformative acoustic compound management platform with integrated software to enable Australian cancer researchers to access the most advanced drug combinations used in cancer clinical trials. The grants were announced at a reception hosted by the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, His Excellency General …

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Griffith academics appointed to 2019 ARC College of Experts

November 9th, 2018

Professor Vicky Avery is one of seven Griffith University academics to have been appointed as members of the 2019 ARC College of Experts. The full story can be found here.

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Griffith forms part of blockbuster deal with pharmaceutical giant

November 5th, 2018

Melbourne-based Cancer Therapeutics Co-operative Research Centre – which Griffith University is a foundation participant of – has struck a blockbuster research partnership with global pharmaceuticals giant Pfizer that could eventually be worth as much as $US460 million ($650 million). Full details found here.

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