Functional characterisation of a novel gene linked to autism spectrum disorder

Research Opportunity
Honours
Number of Honour Places Available
1
Department
Paediatrics
Location
Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
Group Leader Email Number Webpage
A/Professor Paul Lockhart Personal web page
Primary Supervisor Email Number Webpage
Dr Kiymet Bozaoglu Personal web page

Project Details

What is the molecular basis of autism spectrum disorder in a large multigenerational family. The project will specifically test if dysregulation of the identified novel gene causes damage to the functionality of neurons/glia



Faculty Research Themes

Child Health

School Research Themes

Child Health in Medicine, Neuroscience & Psychiatry



Research Opportunities

Honours
Students who are interested in joining this project will need to consider their elegibility as well as other requirements before contacting the supervisor of this research

Graduate Research application

Honours application

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact a supervisor.

Department

Paediatrics

Research Node

Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

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