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 Opportunities

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

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