Women of Bio21 - Justine Mintern

Read about Justine Mintern, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Head of Vaccine Biology Lab

The science behind drug discovery in Industry

Friday, 20 September, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:30

Hear from Joseph Arron, Genentech, Matt Sleeman, Regeneron and Brent McKenzie, Genentech, followed by a Q&A panel discussion moderated by Damien Bates, Biocurate.

Bio21 Symposium in Honour of Professor Frances Separovic AO

Monday, 30 September, 2019 - 13:00 to 17:00

The symposium will take place at the Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute, Monday, 30 September, 1-5pm


Media Release: CSL to Move Global Headquarters to Parkville Biomedical Precinct

Major landmark development will significantly increase CSL’s presence in the Parkville biomedical precinct and cement Melbourne’s place as a world-class research destination

Bio21 Methods Symposium: Emerging Technologies for New Challenges - 24 October 2019

Thursday, 24 October, 2019 - 09:00 to 17:30

Learn about the latest methods and technologies being used to address today’s fundamental biological questions.

CryoEM insights into the nanomachine that powers the cell’s garbage disposal system

Capitalising on the revolution brought about by structural cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM), a Bio21 team led by Dr Mike Griffin and Prof Leann Tilley has generated molecular movies of a sophisticated nano-machine, called the proteasome. 

Professor Karen Day receives US$3 million NIH funding to pursue world-leading malaria research

Professor Karen Day has secured almost US$3 million funding from the NIH to further her world-leading malaria research at the Bio21 Institute.

Pursuit: Using bacteria to control mosquitoes

Read Bio21's Ary Hoffmann's piece published in Pursuit about how the Wolbachia bateria may hold the key to controlling the spread of dengue fever, the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases.

When an artist looks at a chemical element, what do they see?

Art meets Science in this new exhibition at Quantum Victoria by artists Damon Kowarsky and Hyunju Kim's displaying artworks with a unique interpretation of the periodic table of chemical elements. Read this piece by Professor Frances Separovic published in The Conversation.

Women of Bio21 - Ineke Muir

Ineke Muir heads the Vascular Biophysics team, CSL Research. She investigates the effects of shear forces on preclinical drugs and therapies, to predict how they will behave in the bloodstream. She’s also a mum, an avid bike rider and an occasional bookworm.


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