AusBiotech Updates

Strength in clinical trials set to grow with funding boost

25 May 2017: Australias world-class clinical trial capabilities are set to grow, with a $33 million funding boost announced by Health Minister the Hon. Greg Hunt MP on International Clinical Trials Day. The Ministers Office said the funding aims to speed the clinica... | READ MORE

Digital health leads the way...

With digital health industry forming and growing quickly across the traditional life sciences space, investment in the area is shaping up actively with a record number of companies funded with seed and series A investments. Digital health companies in the genomics s... | READ MORE

Business plan competition for tech startups

18 May 2017: Startups are invited to apply for the “Sunan Cup” Startup Competition (Australian Division), representing a valuable opportunity for early-stage companies to engage with China. The business plan competition, organised by the Australia China ... | READ MORE

Senate Inquiry releases prostheses list pricing report

16 May 2017: The Senate Inquiry report on Price regulation associated with the Prostheses List Framework', which was presented to the Senate last week, agreed with recommendations that the pricing reform process ought not disadvantage Australian manufacturers. In ta... | READ MORE

Survey on chemicals via biomediated processes

11 May 2017: The Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office (ASNO), on behalf of the Australian Government, is inviting chemical production companies to participate in the Survey on Production of Discrete Organic Chemicals via biomediated processes. The Surv... | READ MORE

Industry holds collective ‘breath’ on Budget announcement

9 May 2017: A decision regarding the R&D Tax Incentive looms tonight, as the Australian biotech industry awaits the Governments response to the Ferris, Finkel, Fraser Review of the R&D Tax Incentive, which is expected to be included in the 2017-18 Federal Budget. S... | READ MORE

TGA seeks comment on ‘low risk’ product regulation

4 May 2017: The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) is seeking feedback on the future regulation of low risk products in Australia, which encompasses products that pose little or no risk to the health of consumers. This consultation seeks feedback on the possible... | READ MORE

Survey shows biotech industry buoyant, but fearing imminent policy change

2 May 2017: AusBiotechs annual survey of biotechnology industry CEOs shows the strongest year on record, but the result is overshadowed by pervasive fear that proposed changes to the Research and Development (R&D) Tax Incentive will damage Australias flourishing and ... | READ MORE

Calling Australian exporters for international business survey

27 April 2017: Australian exporting companies are invited to participate in Australias International Business Survey (AIBS), which seeks to understand characteristics of Australian exporters and how to assist their international activities. Recognising trade and inv... | READ MORE

Medtech features in April journal

20 April 2017: The Australian medtech sector takes centre stage in the April edition of Australasian Biotechnology, AusBiotechs official journal, in anticipation of the upcoming AusMedtech 2017 and International Conference on Mechanics in Medicine and Biology (ICMMB)... | READ MORE

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