• Genomics of Cognitive Ageing

    There are large differences between people in how they age. Some people have no apparent physical or mental decline when they get older, some develop mild forms of cognitive impairment and yet others develop dementia.
  • Genomics of Parkinson’s disease

    Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder after Alzheimer’s disease, affecting ~1% of the Australian population aged over 60.
  • Genomics of ALS

    We have key research themes in Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, the most common of the motor neuron diseases, MND) and in Parkinson’s Disease.
  • Psychiatric Genomics

    Psychiatric genetics, a subfield of behavioral neurogenetics, studies the contribution of genetic factors to risk of disorders such as schizophrenia, autism and major depression.
  • Statistical Genomics of Complex Traits

    Complex Traits are measures, diseases and disorders that are underpinned by multiple genetic and non-genetic factors.


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