QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
QIMR Berghofer is a world-leading medical research institute, renowned for its efforts in both discovery research and translational research. The Institute’s research is focussed on cancer, infectious diseases, mental health, and chronic disorders.
Working in close collaboration with clinicians and research institutes, in Australia and around the world, the Institute’s aim is to improve the future of health by developing prevention strategies, new diagnostics and better treatments.
QIMR Berghofer has invested in research and biotechnology facilities to help take discoveries through to clinical trials and into clinics. On site is a clinical trial facility, Q-Pharm, with expertise in first-time-in-human studies; and Q-Gen, approved to manufacture cellular therapies for human use, enabling clinical trials of new cancer treatments.