Dr Frankcombe manages the translation and commercialisation of Centenary discoveries with the aim of delivering new diagnostics and treatments for patients. She has over 18 years of commercialisation experience, both in biotech and academic technology transfer. She has a background in pre-clinical drug discover, having worked in the UK for both UK-based and US-based biotech companies in several roles including lead-optimisation consultancy and business development. In Australia, she has previously worked in technology transfer for the Garvan Medical Research Institute (and St Vincent’s Hospital) and the University of Sydney. She has a PhD in chemistry.
Dr Frankcombe also supports commercialisation at the Anzac Research Institute.