The research undertaken by the Australian Functional Genomics Network will Promote diagnostic effectiveness and efficiency by understanding the impact of genetic variants through functional genomics. This will improve the health and wellbeing of Australians by increasing our knowledge of the impact of genetic variants on health which supports early and more effective diagnosis, interventions, and treatments.

Project members

Lead investigator


Taryn Smith

PhD student
Wolvetang Group

Terra Stark

GC-MS Specialist

Professor Ernst J. Wolvetang

Senior Group Leader
Wolvetang Group
UQ-StemCARE Director