The PROOF Centre is a multi-disciplinary team of in-house experts built to ensure your projects are a success from start to finish. With our world-class network of preferred partners, collaborators and advisors, we provide consultation, co-development, project management and service provision. We pride ourselves in being the one-stop source for biomarker development, networks and strategic engagement, fit-for-purpose biomarkers and flexible partnering options.

Our main areas of focus and collaboration details are below.

We offer reasonable pricing for academia and industry and flexible pricing options depending on your needs. Contact us today at proof@hli.ubc.ca to find out more!

Biobanking & Cohorts

  • Study design
  • Ethics, consent, enrolment
  • Data and biological sample collection
  • Sample preparation and handling SOPs
  • Clinical networks and multi-centre study coordination

Databases

  • Clinical case report forms
  • Database design
  • Data entry and transfer
  • Data sharing

Data Analytics & Bio-informatics

  • Statistical analysis plan design
  • Omics technologies access
  • Platform-agnostic data analytics pipeline
  • Multi-omics integrations + systems biology

Laboratory Medicine

  • Clinical platform assessment and implementation
  • Translation from discovery to clinical technology platforms
  • Analytical development and validation

Intellectual Property

  • IP protection strategies tailored to multi-marker tests
  • Patent preparation and management*
  • Commercialization strategies

Support for Grant Applications and Management

  • Consultation on or joint development of grant applications (various aspects: biomarker development, biobanking, statistics, bioinformatics, commercialization, budget)
  • Generation of preliminary data to support applications
  • Assist with engaging additional clinical, technology, government or business partners required for successful application
  • Project management , research support, manuscript preparation post-funding