Zayed Centre for Research into Rare Disease in Children
The Zayed Centre for Research into Rare Disease in Children brings together pioneering research and world-leading clinical care to drive new tests, treatments and cures for children with rare and complex diseases from lab bench to bedside.
A partnership between Great Ormond Street Hospital, University College London and Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity, the Zayed Centre for Research will focus on three core themes over the coming years:
- Advancing genomics and bioinformatic expertise
- Pioneering cell and gene therapy approaches
- Developing new regenerative medicine therapies
About the Centre
Find out how this ground breaking centre is allowing us to do more for children with rare diseases.
There are more than 6,000 rare diseases affecting one in every 17 people.
Global Research Hub
The centre brings together expertise from GOSH, ICH and the UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science.
Meet some of the families involved in our research.