Research Lab Research Lab Genetics Discipline of Genetic Medicine

Discipline of Genetic Medicine

The Discipline of Genetic Medicine represents the contribution of the elements which reflect the many facets of genetic medicine including diagnosis, investigation, prevention and treatment of genetic disorders. Members of the discipline make contributions in the areas of molecular medicine, immunogenetics, craniofacial genetics, inborn errors of metabolism in children, genetic skeletal disorders, genetics in cancer, genetic neurological disorders and SNP association studies in the context of complex disease.

In keeping with the rapid expanding knowledge base in genetics, the research and clinical practice of members of the discipline is both diverse and constantly changing.