Researcher biography

Dr Arutha Kulasinghe is a Peter Doherty NHMRC Research Fellow, and leads the 'Clinical-oMx Lab' at the University of Queensland. Dr Kulasinghe has pioneered spatial transcriptomics using digital spatial profiling approaches in the Asia-Pacific region, contributing to world-first studies for lung cancer, head and neck cancer, and COVID-19. His research aims to understand the underlying pathobiology by using an integrative multi-omics approach. Dr Kulasinghe has published his research in 50 manuscripts and is supported by the NHMRC, AAS, Cure Cancer, MRFF and numerous philanthropic and hospital foundations.