Translating health discoveries into products (2011–2015)

Abstract:
A consortium of five leading Queensland Centres were awarded $5.9M in 2011 from the Commonwealth Government's $35M Education Investement Fund Initiative, to establish a unique QLD-based facility under the auspices of 'Therapeutic Innovation Australia (TIA)', for translating university-based life sciences discoveries into products for commercialization. Co-investement funding of $2M is requested to leverage the EIF funding plus $780,000 from th epartners to undertake four exemplar 'translational' projects.
Grant type:
Queensland Government Smart Futures Co-Investment Fund
Researchers:
  • Director, CIPDD
    UQ Centre for Clinical Research
    Faculty of Medicine
    Professor
    School of Pharmacy
    Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
    Affiliate Professor
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Executive Dean
    Faculty of Science
    Affiliate Professor
    Mater Research Institute-UQ
    Faculty of Medicine
  • Professor
    UQ Centre for Clinical Research
    Faculty of Medicine
    Affiliated Academic Level E
    Centre for Animal Science
    Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
  • Acting Director
    UQ Centre for Clinical Research
    Faculty of Medicine
Funded by:
Queensland Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation