Genomics Research Centre

The Genomics Research Centre (GRC) is located within the Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation at the Queensland University of Technology under the direction of Professor Lyn Griffiths. The GRC undertakes research on the genetic basis of disease through the use of its unique population resources and the application of genetic studies to common, complex human disorders. The GRC translates its Research through its NATA accredited DNA Diagnostic Facility and in addition undertakes new treatment clinical trials at its Genomics Clinical Trials Centre. The GRC employs over thirty research staff, including principal researchers, postdoctoral scientists, research assistants, nurses, postgraduate and honours students; is well equipped and funded by national competitive grants and industry; and has a number of established and long-standing collaborating clinicians.