Keep up to date with MTPConnect news and events, updated regularly. If you have news or events the sector would be interested to hear about, please let us know at email@example.com.
05 March 2021
Case Study: Connecting the Australian Medical Devices Sector to Fast-Track New Technology
What began as an ideas incubator for the South Australian medtech sector has expanded nationally - setting a new benchmark for the translation of medical device technology in Australia.
04 March 2021
Podcast Follows Orthocell’s Move into New Markets
In a recent podcast episode, we spoke to Perth-based regenerative medicine company Orthocell about its recent US FDA, EMA and Australian (TGA) market approval for their collagen membrane dental implant.
26 February 2021
Medical Products Manufacturing Funding Now Available Under The $1.3 Billion Modern Manufacturing Initiative
The Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, The Hon. Karen Andrews MP today announced that funding is now available for Medical Products manufacturing under the Modern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI).
23 February 2021
BTB News: Starpharma Nasal Spray Registered in Europe Supports COVID-19 Response
With development and commercialisation funding support provided by MTPConnect, Starpharma (ASX: SPL, OTCQX: SPHRY) announced today it had received confirmation that its VIRALEZE™ antiviral nasal spray for protection against COVID-19 has been successfully registered for sale in Europe, including in the UK.
16 February 2021
How Ellume Health’s COVID-19 Test Broke into the US Market
In a recent podcast episode, we spoke to Founder and CEO Dr Sean Parsons from Brisbane-based Ellume Health for the full story behind developing the first COVID-19 Home Test to receive US Food and Drug Administration Emergency Use Authorisation.
12 February 2021
In Case You Missed It: Here's What The MTPConnect Team Has Been Up To in January
Check out what the MTPConnect team got up to in January!
10 February 2021
Australia’s first Cardiovascular Device Clinical Trial Collaboration to boost medical device research and innovation
The Australian Cardiovascular Alliance (ACvA) has been awarded $200,000 in funding from MTPConnect’s Industry Growth Centre Project Fund Program for a new effort to boost Australia’s involvement in clinical trials for research into cardiovascular devices.
05 February 2021
Are You Prepared for Round 11 of the CRC-P Program? Join Our Webinar!
MTPConnect is pleased to bring you our first seminar series webinar for 2021 - “Collaboration for Innovation: CRC-P Grants for Medical Product Manufacturing” - on 24 February, 1pm-2:30pm.
12 January 2021
Join the TTRA Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Research Projects Information Session Webinar
The Targeted Translation Research Accelerator (TTRA) initiative (TTRA) initiative for diabetes and cardiovascular disease is now calling for Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the first round of Research Projects funding.
12 January 2021
Join the TTRA Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Research Centres Information Session Webinar
The Targeted Translation Research Accelerator (TTRA) initiative, a Medical Research Future Fund initiative delivered by MTPConnect, is rolling out a $38 million funding opportunity to improve the prevention, diagnosis, management and treatment of diabetes, cardiovascular disease and their related complications in Australia.
12 January 2021
Funding boost for diabetes and cardiovascular disease research with $38 million available through MTPConnect
MTPConnect and the Minister for Health & Aged Care, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP today announced that the Targeted Translation Research Accelerator (TTRA) initiative for diabetes and cardiovascular disease is calling for Expressions of Interest (EOI) for two new Research Centres and the first round of Research Projects funding.
11 January 2021
In Case You Missed It: Here's What The MTPConnect Team Has Been Up To in December
Check out what the MTPConnect team was up to in December!
09 December 2020
Call for Industry Sponsors to Apply for REDI Fellowship Funding
The REDI program is providing grants of up to $250,000 to industry to secure one of up to 40 industry Fellowships in the medical technology, biotechnology and pharmaceutical (MTP) sector.
09 December 2020
First Round of Bridge & BridgeTech REDI Fellows Announced
A group of 20 Australian researchers who are alumni participants from the Bridge and BridgeTech Programs, will take a step towards commercialising their work after being awarded a $10,000 fellowship for placement in the pharmaceutical or medical device industry.
08 December 2020
In Case You Missed It: Here's What The MTPConnect Team Has Been Up To in November
Check out what the MTPConnect team got up to in November!