Robiel Abraham was undertaking a Bachelor of Science, majoring in neuroscience, when he did a two-month internship with Illumina in early 2022. "This internship provided me with experience of working in a more autonomous professional environment, which was really eye opening."
Greta Medawar is a second-year Master of Biotechnology student at the University of Melbourne. She undertook a six-week internship with Illumina's ANZ marketing team, mapping out the landscape of Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS)-based cancer research in the region.
Genomics projects with a demonstrable commercial focus are invited to apply for up to $2 million in funding from The Advanced Genomics Collaboration (TAGC). To be eligible, applicants must be based at The University of Melbourne and MACH partner organisations.
Genomics platform to understand the varied types of disease progression of patients with COVID-19, which will help to identify what treatment is best suited to individual patients.
The University of Melbourne, together with international genomics company, Illumina, have welcomed the Victorian Government’s support to establish a $60 million world-leading genomics hub in Victoria.