Molecular Genomics Core

The Molecular Genomics Core offers researchers access to state-of-the-art genomics technology platforms.

We provide assessment and/or service for your experiments.


Overview of Services

We mainly operate:

  • Next Generation Sequencing: Illumina NextSeq2000
  • nCounter Nanostring: nCounter PrepStation and Digital Analyser
  • Single Cell Sequencing: 10xGenomics Chromium
  • DNA/RNA QC and other ancillary equipment: TapeStation, Qubit, PippinPrep, Covaris, etc.


Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre Building

305 Grattan St

Melbourne, VIC, 3000


MGC Staff

Tim Semple, BSc

Manager: Molecular Genomics Core

3 8559 7561

Amanda Lee, PhD

Senior Research Assistant, MGC

3 8559 7563

David Yoannidis, MSc

Senior Research Assistant, MGC

3 8556 1441

Stuart Bencraig, BSc

Research Assistant, MGC 3 8559 7564

Hugo Saunders, BSc

Research Assistant, MGC 3 8559 7564

Sara Alaei, PhD

Research Officer, MGC 3 8559 7563

Molecular Genomics User Group Members

Kylie Gorringe - Chair Clare Gould Paul McMillan Georgie Ryland
Julie Blasioli  Twishi Gulati Paul Neeson - Deputy Chair  
Liz Christie William Hamilton Stephen Wong  
Tony Papenfuss Anna Trigos Izabela Todorovski  

Links and Resources

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Molecular Pathology at PeterMac

Australian Cancer Research Foundation


Name Role Phone Email Location
Tim Semple
Manager: Molecular Genomics Core
03 8559 7561