DAVID DOWNS' $1 MILLION PLEDGE

Down with Cancer

"CAR T-cell therapy saved my life. I know I got the fairytale outcome – but this is possible for others too. Let's raise $1 million to help fund the Malaghan Institute's CAR T-cell therapy programme, and get this breakthrough technology to other Kiwis that need it."

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Government matches Malaghan Institute’s am...

13 June 2019

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s Partnership Scheme will contribute up to $4.9M over 5 years – 40% of the estimated cost – to help establish CAR T-cell manufac...

Latest research

$7.1 million for world-class biomedical research technology hub

The Hugh Green Foundation has pledged $7.1 million to build a world-class biomedical research technology hub, marking a new era of science discovery in New Zealand.

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Scope 68: Building a better future

From pipettes to high-powered microscopes, from petri dishes to million-dollar cell sorters – technology is the foundation that underpins all scientific programmes at the Malaghan Institute.