IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Mental health and the ageing brain
Role:Theme Leader
Level:IHMRI Senior Fellow

Research focus

  • Proteostasis and disease
  • Cellular stress responses
  • Neurodegenerative diseases, particularly Motor Neurone Disease (MND) / Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Research projects

Publications and funding


  • Member of the Australian Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Society

IHMRI research team

PhD candidates

Anthea Rote Characterising the structure/function relationship of disease related mutants of hsp27
Caitlin Johnson Investigating chaperone function at the single molecule level
Nicholas Marzano Developing a protein folding sensor that can be used for single molecule assays