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Single-Cell Omics Network

Aug 26, 2019 03:51 PM
A collaborative effort to foster and support research on single-cell projects

Conferences and publications

Jan 09, 2019 12:59 PM
KCCG has contributed to key publications and resources about personal genomic testing, genetic counselling in the genomic era, genomics in cancer care and more.

Grants and Awards

Jan 09, 2019 12:59 PM
KCCG staff have been awarded grants for important software development and clinical research.

Staff Profile: Sarah Kummerfeld

Jan 09, 2019 01:00 PM
Dr Sarah Kummerfeld had an interest in genetics from a young age. After hearing a talk on the emerging field of bioinformatics by Dr Karl, she decided to study the unique combination of genetics and computer science for ...
The Medical Genome Reference Bank (MGRB), a comprehensive data set of 4000 healthy elderly Australians’ genomes, is almost complete.

Tours & events

Jan 11, 2019 03:00 PM
Get informed on the latest science discoveries, go on a guided tour of our Sydney facility, find researcher events and discover molecular animations.

Contact the program

Jan 23, 2019 09:45 AM
African American men are more likely than any other racial group to die from prostate cancer. The contribution of acquired genomic variation to this racial disparity is largely unknown, as genomic from Africa is lacking....
AIMS/HYPOTHESIS: Pancreatic beta cells secrete insulin to maintain glucose homeostasis, and beta cell failure is a hallmark of type 2 diabetes. Glucose triggers insulin secretion in beta cells via oxidative mitochondrial...
Major funding boost means rare cancer patients can access precision medicine trials in their home state
In this seminar Dr Nona Farbehi discusses how she uses stem cell technology to convert patient-derived stem cells to heart cells. With this method, she hopes to develop personalised treatments for cardiac disease.
Post-doctoral fellow Dr David Herrmann from Garvan’s Cancer Division will work on a new approach to inhibiting one of Australia’s most deadly cancers.
OBJECTIVES: Readily apparent cyclin E1 expression occurs in 50% of HGSOC, but only half are linked to 19q12 locus amplification. The amplified/cyclin E1(hi) subset has intact BRCA1/2, unfavorable outcome, and is potentia...
Cardiac differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) requires orchestration of dynamic gene regulatory networks during stepwise fate transitions but often generates immature cell types that do not fully recapi...