Date published: 
13 September 2021
Type: 
News
Intended audience: 
General public
Funding boost for research into COVID-19 treatments

Antibody-based therapies are widely used to treat infectious diseases, autoimmune diseases and cancer.

The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research will receive $5 million to find a new, effective and safe antibody treatment to combat COVID-19.  

Funding is from the MRFF’s Coronavirus Research Response – 2020 Antiviral Development for COVID-19 Grant Opportunity.

Read the media release for more information.