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New Funding for Translational Diabetes Research

14 Jul 2020

Captixbio is thrilled to learn of the new $47 million Targeted Translation Research Accelerator (TTRA) initiative provided by the Federal Government to fast-track new treatments for diabetes, which will be operated by MTPConnect. This key initiative was jointly announced by the Minister for Health Greg Hunt and the Minister for Industry Karen Andrews on the 13th of July 2020.

Minister Hunt also said the program would bring together “industry, researchers, clinical organisations, businesses and philanthropists in order to deliver the best results possible.”

This investment is intended to stimulate collaboration across relevant industry groups and organisations, such as Captixbio, in order to create new treatments or products for Diabetes in order to reduce “the burden for patients, families and communities.”

Read more about this topic at: https://www.mtpconnect.org.au/Story?Action=View&Story_id=277