$2.18m grant awarded to VivaZome Therapeutics for Exosome Therapy; Grant awarded in collaboration with La Trobe University and SeerPharma
18 December 2017, Geelong – Melbourne, Australia: Australian biotech company VivaZome Therapeutics is pleased to announce that it has been awarded an Australian Government CRC-P grant of $2.18m in support of the project “Enabling Exosome Therapy: Developing an Advanced Manufacturing Process”, with the funds provided under the Advanced Manufacturing Scheme.
The Hon Craig Laundy MP (Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science) oversees the Cooperative Research Centre Projects (CRC-P) Grants Scheme which supports the development of innovative Australian companies and sectors.
Joining VivaZome in the CRC-P are La Trobe University and SeerPharma Pty Ltd, each of which bring high-level scientific and operational skills to the 3 –year project. VivaZome will also engage with the CSIRO to provide expertise in industrial–scale manufacturing. [Read more…]