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MWC investigators attend Guangzhou iPSC workshop

MWC investigators attend Guangzhou iPSC workshop

30 October 2018

Three Maurice Wilkins Centre investigators recently travelled to China to attend an induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) workshop run by our partners at the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health (GIBH).

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New research centre Waharoa ki te Toi officially opens in Far North

New research centre Waharoa ki te Toi officially opens in Far North

17 August 2018

The Waharoa ki te Toi Health Research Centre at Kaitaia Hospital, a partnership between The Moko Foundation and the Maurice Wilkins Centre, opened on Friday 17 August.

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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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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 partners with Ngati Porou Hauora for new research centre on East Coast

MWC partners with Ngati Porou Hauora for new research centre on East Coast

13 December 2017

The Maurice Wilkins Centre and Ngāti Porou Hauora have concluded an agreement to set up a jointly managed health research centre based at Te Whare Hauora o Ngāti Porou, Te Puia Springs, on the North Island's East Coast.

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New health research unit to be based in Kaitaia

8 September 2017

A unique health research partnership was announced today between the Moko Foundation, a Kaitaia-based organisation led by Dr Lance O’Sullivan, and the Maurice Wilkins Centre. 

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Chinese delegations visit advances engagement with NZ medical science

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.

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Cooperation agreement paves way for scientific collaborations

3 October 2016

The University of Auckland hosted Maurice Wilkins Centre and the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica of Chinese Academy of Sciences have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) regarding staff exchange, drug development and clinical drug trials.

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