Glossary


AAMRI Association of Australian Medical Research Institutes
AMA Australian Medical Association
AMGC Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre
ARC Australian Research Council
ARTG Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods
ASMR Australian Society for Medical Research
ASX Australian Securities Exchange
BTF Biomedical Translation Fund
CRC Cooperative Research Centre
CRO Contract Research Organisation
CSIRO Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
DIIS Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
HMR Health and Medical Research
IMNIS Industry Mentoring Network in STEM
IP Intellectual property
KPs Knowledge Priorities
MA Medicines Australia
MNC Multinational corporation
MRFF Medical Research Future Fund
MRI Medical Research Institute
MSAC Medical Services Advisory Committee
MTAA Medical Technology Association of Australia
MTP Medical technologies, biotechnology and pharmaceutical
NGO Non-government organisation
NHMRC National Health and Medical Research Council
PBAC Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee
PBS Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
R&D Research and development
SME Small and medium-sized enterprises
STEM Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
TGA Therapeutic Goods Administration
TTO Technology Transfer Office
VC Venture capital