We transform Australia & New Zealand's most exciting biomedical research discoveries into new medical products that improve patient outcomes and save lives.

Brandon BioCatalyst is the largest life science investment fund in Australia and New Zealand. We are a unique collaboration between major Australian superannuation funds, CSL, the Australian and New Zealand governments, Australian state governments and more than 50 leading medical research institutes and research hospitals.

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CUREator is an Australian national biotechnology incubator supporting the development of pre-clinical and clinical stage medical innovation.

Portfolio

We’re immensely proud of our portfolio. Partnering with talented scientists, clinicians and entrepreneurs, we have supported more than 50 companies to date.

Myostellar
Myostellar

Novel therapies for treatment of muscular dystrophies

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Pheon Therapeutics
Pheon Therapeutics

Developing first-in-class ADCs to treat cancer

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Developing disease-modifying mitochondrial therapeutics for neurodegenerative disorders
Developing disease-modifying mitochondrial therapeutics for neurodegenerative disorders

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Entact Bio
Entact Bio

Developing a new class of therapeutics that enhance the function of beneficial proteins

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CatalYm
CatalYm

Reversing GDF-15-mediated immunosupression to induce anti-tumour responses

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Carsinosa
Carsinosa

First-in-class oral small molecule drug for cancer

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Cassowary Pharmaceuticals
Cassowary Pharmaceuticals

New treatment for neuropathic pain

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Currus Biologics
Currus Biologics

Developing the next generation of CAR-T cell therapies to treat solid cancers

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Members

Brandon BioCatalyst brings together more than 50 leading medical research institutes across Australia and New Zealand.

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The Australian National University – John Curtin School of Medicinal Research

The John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR) is a multi-disciplinary institute. We excel in ground-breaking medical research in Cancer Biology; Immunology and Infectious diseases; Genomics; and Neuroscience.

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Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Peter Mac is one of the world’s leading cancer research, education and treatment centres globally and is Australia’s only public hospital solely dedicated to caring for people affected by cancer. There are over 2,500 staff, including more than 600 laboratory and clinical researchers, all focused on providing better treatments, better care and potential cures for cancer.

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Melbourne Health

Melbourne Health’s research vision is to be a leading centre for to delivery of translational health, research and education.

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Membership

Brandon BioCatalyst is innovation in action: We provide a path for taking medical science from conception into the real world.

Our Venture capital model is unique. We don’t simply provide investment, we partner with entrepreneurs to create businesses, run companies and everything necessary to ensure our investments succeed.

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