Translational Technologies Program

The Translational Technologies program is developing state-of-the-art resources that meet the complex needs of a diverse group of clinical and translational investigators. The major resources include the OCTRI Core Laboratory and the Affymetrix and Illumina Microarray Cores of the Gene Microarray Shared Resource (GMSR).

The OCTRI Core Laboratory is designed specifically to perform specialized research assays and specimen processing and shipping.

Program Leadership

Susan Hayflick, Ph.D.

Program Director
(503) 494-6866,

Clive Woffendin

OCTRI Core Laboratory Director
(503) 494-7148

Chris Harrington, Ph.D.

Director, Affymetrix Microarray Core
Gene Microarray Shared Resource (GMSR)
(503) 418-2737

Robert Searles, Ph.D.

Director, Illumina Microarray Core
Gene Microarray Shared Resource (GMSR)
(503) 418-2736