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Perspective: Women in CIPPS

  • 15 March 2023
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This month we have a very special edition of our regular highlights section. In celebration of International Day of Women and Girls in Science and International Women’s Day, Junming has interviewed 11 of the wonderful women within CIPPS. Featuring women in different roles and at different career stages, this piece highlights diverse experiences and contains valuable advice relevant to all members. Read the full article by Junming He below.

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Professor Hiroaki Suga awarded 2023 Wolf Prize

  • 9 February 2023
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CIPPS Partner Investigator Professor Hiroaki Suga, from The University of Tokyo, has been awarded the 2023 Wolf Prize for Chemistry. Professor Suga has been recognised for his ground-breaking work developing RNA-based catalysts that have revolutionised the discovery of bioactive peptides. The prize was also awarded to Professors Chuan He and Jeffery W. Kelly for their […]

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Conference Highlights: EPS 2022

  • 16 November 2022
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This month we are reflecting on the 36th European Peptide Symposium & 12th International Peptide Symposium which took place in Sitges, Spain in August this year.

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Conference Highlights: RACI 2022

  • 11 October 2022
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This month we are reflecting on the RACI National Congress which took place in Brisbane last July. Held every 5 years, the congress is the one of the largest meetings of chemistry professionals in Australia and around the world. Many of our Centre members participated in the congress and CI Lara Malins described that “The […]

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Our Fantastic Future Fellows!

  • 15 September 2022
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Congratulations to CIPPS research fellow Dr Conan Wang (UQ) and Associate Investigator Dr Christoph Nitsche (ANU) who were awarded ARC Future Fellowship grants this week. Conan will receive $840,000 over four years for his project Peptides and Proteins for Fighting Pests and Protecting the Environment. The aim of this project is to enable the development […]

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Conference Highlights: The Australian Peptide Conference 2022

  • 8 September 2022
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With a number of CIPPS members now travelling internationally for conferences, we have taken a moment to reflect on some of the fantastic meetings that were held in Australia earlier this year. The Australian Peptide Conference took place on the Gold Coast in May. The conference was filled with great science and socialising, and ended with an adventure for some!

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