Concord Repatriation General Hospital

Molecular Medicine.

  • Understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying the neuropathology of adult onset neurodegenerative diseases using cellular and transgenic techniques
  • Fascioscapulohumeral and myotonic muscular dystrophies
  • Gene mapping and mutation detection in Charcot-Marie-Tooth and hereditary sensory and other genetic neuropathies
  • Hereditary ataxias
  • Familial motor neurone disease
  • Familial Parkinson’s disease
  • Hereditary spastic paraplegia
  • World first trial of treatment for a genetic neuropathy (hereditary sensory neuropathy 1)