The Oxford Rare Disease Initiative (ORDI)
On Rare Disease Day 2019, the University of Oxford has launched a Rare Disease Centre. Read more from its Director, Professor Matthew Wood here.
The University of Oxford together with the Oxford University Hospitals Trust (OUH) have outstanding expertise and capabilities in rare diseases with more than 250 scientists working on over 350 different rare diseases.
The Oxford Rare Disease Initiative (ORDI) brings together this expertise to create an extensive rare disease network, and provides assistance in establishing collaborations between Oxford rare disease researchers, industry, patient organisations and funders.