Under Indigenous Governance, NCIG conducts research and other activities to build and maintain an Indigenous genome resource for the research community.
The ANU Bioinformatics Consultancy (ABC) is a service unit that offers a wide range of bioinformatics analysis, consulting, programming and training services.
The ANU Centre for Therapeutic Discovery (ACTD), formerly the Target and Drug Discovery Platform, is a state-of-the-art robotic and liquid handling facility, funded by ANU, The Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF) and ACT Health.
The Centre for Personalised Immunology (CPI) was established in April 2014 to help people with immune diseases by discovering causative genetic variation with the goal of delivering treatment strategies targeted to the individual.
The National Platelet Research and Referral Centre (NPRC) seeks to improve our understanding of platelet disorders and identify the most effective treatment options.
Genomic medicine uses information from a patient’s DNA (gene variants) to enable improved diagnosis and better treatment tailored to the individual. Currently, the key block in applying genomic medicine is understanding which gene variants contribute to disease and how they act. This information is needed to develop and apply medicines that target the biological pathway disrupted by the causal gene variant.