New genes for inherited renal disease

Research Opportunity
Project Status
Medicine and Radiology
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Supervisor Email Number Webpage
Prof Judy Savige 8405 8823 Personal web page
Dr. Dongmao Wang Personal web page

Project Details

Many causes of renal failure are due to inherited renal disease but the genes have not been identified yet. The aim of this study is to identify the mutant genes in some of our families and then to prove that the mutations are pathogenic using laboratory based assays.

Research Opportunities

This research project is available to PhD students to join as part of their thesis.
Please contact the supervisor to discuss your options.

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Faculty Research Themes

Child Health

School Research Themes

Child Health in Medicine

Key Contact

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Medicine and Radiology

Research Group / Unit / Centre

Savige Laboratory

Research Node

Royal Melbourne Hospital