Health and Medical Research Commercialisation

The Newcastle Innovation Business Development Team provides a range of services to commercial partners of the University of Newcastle.

Strategically positioned to access the University of Newcastle's state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, Newcastle Innovation provides businesses with value-added solutions to their research and technology challenges. We also assist companies build lasting partnerships with the University and leverage the considerable research expertise within the institution.

Examples of our research and development capabilities, expertise and specialist services are outlined below. In addition, the depth of innovation that transfers knowledge and expertise into commercial products is demonstrated in the investment opportunities available to commercial partners.

Contact our team to discuss how we can assist your business.

Capabilities

  • Bioinformatics is a knowledge area dedicated to developing tools to analyse the growing amounts of data generated by health and biomedical research. These disciplines increasingly rely on the analysis of large and complex datasets.... Read more

  • The Clinical Nutrition Research Centre (CNRC) is a unique collaborative initiative which seeks to capitalise on the collective strengths, commonality of purpose and outstanding track records of research concentrations at University of... Read more

  • The University of Newcastle is positioned at the forefront of nutraceuticals, dietary supplements and functional foods research. Leveraging a multi-disciplinary research team in Respiratory Medicine, Cardiology, Nutrition and Dietetics,... Read more

  • Data analytics is a service provided by the University of Newcastle’s Centre for Bioinformatics Biomarker Discovery and Information-Based Medicine (CIBM). It provides scientific, mathematically-literate, supercomputing based... Read more

  • Led by Professor Paul Foster and Professor Peter Gibson, the University of Newcastle's Center for Asthma and Respiratory Disease has the necessary infrastructure and critical mass required for rigorous experimentation and... Read more

  • Evidence based medicine is currently used to manage chronic pain i.e. each individual’s clinical management is based on the outcomes from other people. The flaw in this approach is that pain and response to treatment is highly... Read more

  • Researchers at the University of Newcastle have established an experimental protocol that allows a novel, simple and robust quantitative determination of chiral recognition. The chiral determination system entails the combination of... Read more

  • A purpose built radiopharmacy laboratory based at the University of Newcastle is available for use for research services and training purposes for interested business or industry partners. As the largest laboratory of its kind in the... Read more

  • Research has shown that children who are the product of assisted reproduction therapy (ART), stand a 30 to 40 per cent increased risk of suffering from birth defects such as congenital malformation and imprinting disorders such as... Read more

Investment Opportunities

  • The research team have identified functional connections between multiple miRNA expressions and inflammatory conditions including asthma and COPD. Preliminary data suggests that targeting miRNA in the airways may lead to anti-... Read more

  • According to the World Health Organisation, each year approximately 15 million people worldwide suffer a stroke. Of these, five million die and a further five million are permanently disabled, making stroke a major cause of disability... Read more

  • Researchers at the University of Newcastle have identified novel biomarkers that have the ability to diagnose peanut allergy and predict anaphylactic reaction to peanut exposure in allergic individuals. The invention provides an... Read more

  • Researchers at the University of Newcastle have developed two novel methods to diagnose and characterise different types of respiratory diseases. A suite of protein markers with excellent diagnostic ability have been identified, which... Read more

  • Recent work using advanced signal processing and computational intelligence methods explores the frontiers of diagnostic ability of the simple and relatively non-invasive measurement of HRV, which indicates how much consecutive heart... Read more

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