Translational Research Centre
Accelerating child health research
The Translational Research Centre (TRC) promotes knowledge and scientific development by improving communication between the clinic and laboratory. Our mandate includes supporting researchers with their studies by providing bioethics-support and assistance in the procurement of patient tissue specimens with correlative clinical data.
Bench-to-Bedside research opportunities
Facilitated access to high quality tissue specimens
High quality tissue specimens collected on-call
Standardized acquisition, categorization and processing procedures of tissue specimens.
Support for bioethics application submissions
Dedicated equipment and research personnel
Specialized equipment and trained research nurses and technicians.
Secure sample storage
Hard wired freezers, kept at -80ºC, with 24-hour alarmed security.
Level 2 containment laboratory within Children's Health Research Institute.
Remote web access with password protected login to clinical data/tissue specimens.
Flexible service packages
Individualized packages particular to your research needs.
Strategic links with other research centres Vibrant base of interconnected core research facilities in London for genomic and protein analysis.