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Te Rangawairua o Paratene Ngata Research Centre opens on East Coast

Te Rangawairua o Paratene Ngata Research Centre opens on East Coast

8 August 2018

The Te Rangawairua o Paratene Ngata Research Centre, led by Ngāti Porou Hauora in partnership with the Maurice Wilkins Centre, was officially opened on Thursday 2 August at Te Puia Springs Hospital on New Zealand’s East Coast.

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Workshop highlights latest microscopy and imaging technologies

Workshop highlights latest microscopy and imaging technologies

15 May 2018

The MWC Early Career Research Committee recently organised a workshop designed to introduce young scientists from around the country to current microscopic and imaging techniques.

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MWC and Ngati Porou Hauora join forces to tackle metabolic disease

MWC and Ngati Porou Hauora join forces to tackle metabolic disease

30 April 2018

The Maurice Wilkins Centre and Ngati Porou Hauora recently co-organised ‘Tātai Oranga: Joining forces to tackle metabolic conditions,’ a landmark conference held on the North Island’s East Coast.

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MWC 2017 Research Symposium Highlights

MWC 2017 Research Symposium Highlights

20 December 2017

The Maurice Wilkins Centre 2017 Research Symposium was held at the University of Otago, Dunedin, from 4 to 5 December. We report on the highlights of what was a highly informative and memorable couple of days attended by more than 130 researchers from around New Zealand.

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Science education workshop for patient groups and medical charities

Science education workshop for patient groups and medical charities

19 December 2017

Professor Peter Shepherd, Deputy Director of the Maurice Wilkins Centre, recently hosted a one-day workshop to provide updates on medical research advances in various fields to leaders of patient groups and medical charity organisations.

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MWC brings together New Zealand membrane protein researchers

21 July 2017

Membrane protein research in New Zealand was the focus of a recent one-day meeting held at the University of Auckland. Organised by the Maurice Wilkins Centre, the Membrane Protein Technology Meeting was attended by delegates and speakers interested in learning about current...

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Practicing the pitch: MWC investigators attend entrepreneurs workshop

Practicing the pitch: MWC investigators attend entrepreneurs workshop

26 October 2016

Meet the budding global entrepreneurs, or “überpreneurs”: seventeen associate and affiliate investigators from the Maurice Wilkins Centre who recently completed a two-day workshop designed to nurture their entrepreneurial mindsets and world-changing ideas.

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Mass spectrometry symposium

7 September 2013

The Maurice Wilkins Centre hosted a successful one-day symposium on modern mass spectrometry techniques and applications at The University of Auckland on Friday 6 September.

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