Mechanisms of epileptogenesis and drug resistance

Project Details

  • Epileptogenesis in Alzheimer disease
  • Efflux multidrug transporters in epilepsy

Researchers

  • Dr Jianxiong Chan, Post-doc (molecular biology)
  • Ms Juliana Silva, PhD student
  • Mr Yu Shen, Honorary staff

Collaborators

  • Prof Terence O'Brien, Department of Medicine (RMH/WH), The University of Melbourne
  • A/Prof Nigel Jones, Department of Medicine (RMH/WH), The University of Melbourne

Research Outcomes

  • Chan J, Jones NC, Bush AI, O'brien TJ, Kwan P. A mouse model of Alzheimer's disease displays increased susceptibility to kindling and seizure-associated death. Epilepsia 2015 56 (6), e73-e77.

Research Publications

  • Chan J, Jones NC, Bush AI, O'brien TJ, Kwan P. A mouse model of Alzheimer's disease displays increased susceptibility to kindling and seizure-associated death. Epilepsia 2015 56 (6), e73-e77.

Research Group

Epilepsy and Precision Medicine



Faculty Research Themes

Neuroscience

School Research Themes

Neuroscience & Psychiatry



Key Contact

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Department / Centre

Medicine and Radiology

Unit / Centre

Epilepsy and Precision Medicine