The Integrative Systemic Biology Centre (ISBC) is the combination of the multidisciplinary research facets within iPROMISE.
The group (now centre) was initially focused on pharmacogenomics analysis of the local population, which has quickly evolved into interdisciplinary projects upon the acquisition of high-end genomics (GAII-X and miseq) and metabolomics (LCMS/MS Q-TOF and Triple Quadropole LC/MS System) machines in 2011 and 2015.
The centre is mainly focused on:
Research directed towards the understanding of health status of human samples through the use of the in-house genome sequencing and metabolomics platforms.
Research directed towards understanding the effects of animal models perturbated with varying variables (e.g. infection, probiotic supplementation, stress, and addiction).
Research directed towards understanding the components of local natural products as well as their effects on in vivo and in vitro models.