Advanced Technology and Biology

Our division uses advanced and emerging technologies to accelerate scientific discoveries.

Leadership and management

Division Head
Kristal Figiel
Division Coordinator
Genomics Laboratory Head
Profile phot of Laura Dagley
Head, Proteomics Laboratory
Head, Protein Production Facility
Photo of Kym Lowes
Head, Screening Lab & Joint Head, NDDC (Screening)
Head, Flow Cytometry Facility
Dr Maria Tanzer
Laboratory Head
Head, Antibody Facility


Our technologies include:

With these technological advances and powerful computational resources we’re working to obtain new insights for advancing medical research explaining how diseases develop, spread and respond to treatment.

To contact the division please email Kristal Figiel, Division Coordinator, at figiel.k@wehi.edu.au

In this video, mitochondria are coloured red, and DNA is marked in green. As the mitochondria start to die, they begin to ball up, before releasing the DNA which we see as green spots appearing outside the mitochondria.