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Victoria makes Australia’s first mRNA vaccine candidate

Published: 30 November 2021

Victorian scientists and manufacturers have created Australia’s first mRNA COVID-19 vaccine candidate – Australia’s first ever mRNA drug product – in just five months, enabling clinical trials to begin in early 2022.

Breakthrough funding to boost biotech startups

Published: 23 November 2021

Biotech startups in Melbourne are set to benefit from a new incubator in Parkville thanks to a substantial investment from the Victorian Government’s Breakthrough Victoria Fund.

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International flights take off as Victoria’s visitor economy soars back to life

Published: 22 November 2021

National airline carrier Qantas is resuming international flights from Melbourne Airport this week, an exciting step as Victoria safely re-opens to the world.

Support for women in mRNA and medical research

Published: 22 November 2021

Women-led medical research will be prioritised in the Victorian Government’s new RNA research acceleration fund and the next phase of the successful Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund.

New world-class clinical trial facility for regional Victoria

Published: 18 November 2021

Geelong will host human clinical trials for groundbreaking medical research and speed up the development of new treatments with Australia’s largest clinical trials provider, Nucleus Network, opening its first satellite clinic in the region.

Growing Victoria’s mRNA vaccine capabilities

Published: 16 November 2021

World-leading synthetic biology company Ginkgo Bioworks will establish an office in Melbourne, bolstering Victoria’s position as the national leader in mRNA research and manufacturing.

Catalyst program helping Victorian startups take the next step

Published: 12 November 2021

The Victorian Government is backing young high-growth companies by helping investors understand how to invest and support early-stage startups to scale.

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Backing great ideas to drive regional tourism recovery

Published: 11 November 2021

A major Victorian Government investment fund will back compelling tourism projects across the state that will drive the recovery of regional tourism and grow jobs.

Inaugural Governor’s Awards recognise best in startup sector

Published: 10 November 2021

Victorian startups will be recognised for their achievements in the inaugural Governor of Victoria Startup Awards.

Landmark program equipping mid-career workers with in-demand digital skills

Published: 10 November 2021

More than 70 leading organisations across Victoria have welcomed new digital talent to their teams this month, using a landmark Victorian Government program that is equipping mid-career workers with in-demand digital skills.

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