Queen's Birthday Honours 2017
6 June 2017
MWC Board member Ms Maxine Simmons was appointed a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit and Associate Investigator Professor Vicky Cameron was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit. The MWC congratulates both Maxine and Vicky on these appointments.
Chinese delegations visit advances engagement with NZ medical science
19 December 2016
Delegations from China National Center for Biotechnology Development (CNCBD) and Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica (SIMM) visited the Maurice Wilkins Centre 30 November to 4 December to discuss opportunities for engagement with New Zealand science.
Diabetes research discovers protein that controls release of insulin
6 December 2016
A team led by Deputy Director Professor Peter Shepherd and Affiliate Investigator Dr Brie Sorrenson has uncovered a new mechanism that controls the release of insulin in the body.
New Zealand on the map for novel antibiotic research
24 November 2016
Investigators Dr Jeremy Owen and Associate Professor David Ackerley from Victoria University Wellington have featured on the front cover of leading international journal Cell Chemical Biology.