The Genetic Metabolics Disorders Research Team
> Professor John Christodoulou, Research Team Leader
John is a Clinical Geneticist and a world leading clinician-scientist renowned for his research program investigating the genetics causes of rare childhood diseases. His has a strong track record in research of Rett Syndrome, Phenylketonuria (PKU) and other metabolic diseases. Please visit John's University of Sydney profile page for more information.
Wendy's primary research goal is to better understand the molecular genetics of Rett Syndrome and find a way to halt the onset of this disease. More information can be found on Wendy's University of Sydney profile page.
Lisa leads a research program focused on gene discovery and functional characterisation of novel mitochondrial respiratory chain disorders (MRCD). Lisa's University of Sydney profile page has more information about her research.
> Other Research Team Members
- Associate Professor Kevin Carpenter, Dept Head and Principal Scientist, NSW Biochemical Genetics Service
- Dr Naz Al-Hafid, Research Officer, PKU
- Dr Minal Menezes, Research Officer
- Nasim Bahram Sangani, PhD Student