The Department of Molecular Medicine (MOMA) is part of Aarhus University Hospital, and is associated with the Institute for Clinical Medicine at Aarhus University.
MOMA was established in 2008 at the Science Center Skejby, nearby the hospital and reemerged as independent hospital department from January, 1st 2020.
MOMA houses the National Whole Genome Sequencing Center West under the Danish National Genome Center, which will contribute to the development of precision medicine to the benefit of patients by sequencing ~60.000 genomes from 2019.
Read more about the department at moma.auh.dk (Danish) or at en.auh.dk (English).
Our main activities
Molecular diagnostic service for national and international hospitals
Molecular clinical research, mainly in cancer
National WGS Center West under the Danish National Genome Center
MOMA is accredited by DANAK/ILAC by the international laboratory standard DS/EN ISO 15189:2013 for medical examination - genetics since 2012.
Our comitted staff is counting more than 150 members, including six professors, consultants, doctors, molecular biologists, researchers, bioinformaticians, medical technologists and students.
MOMA collaborates with leading laboratories worldwide, especially in clinical translational studies.
MOMA houses a wide range of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment.
We receive substantial research fundings from more than 50 funds including The Danish Cancer Society, The Innovation Fund Denmark , The Lundbeck Foundation, The Independent Research Fund Danmark, Novo Nordisk Foundation, Neye Foundation and many others.
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