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The Australian Government will invest $1 million from the Medical Research Future Fund to extend a rare cancers clinical trial.
The Australian Government will invest $3 million under the Medical Research Future Fund to advance stem cell research projects for kids.
The South Australian Academic Health Science and Translation Centre will receive funding under the Medical Research Future Fund to deliver new ground breaking medical research projects.
More than $12 million is being provided to two research translation centres through the Medical Research Future Fund to help tackle some of Australia’s big health challenges.
The Australian Medical Research Advisory Board will be seeking comment, through online submissions and public forums in July and August.
A revolutionary 3D BioPen that uses stem cells to create cartilage is one of the innovative research projects being funded by the Australian Government.
A $100 million research fund set up by the Government aims to double survival rates for brain cancer over the next ten years, with the ultimate goal of one day defeating brain cancer.
The 2018–19 Budget includes a $1.3 billion Health and Medical Industry Growth plan to drive a new era of better health care while fuelling jobs and growth in new firms and industries through research.