Professor Garth Nicholson

Medicine, Concord Clinical School
ANZAC Research Institute

C22 - Concord Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9767 6796
F: +61 2 9767 6194

Research interests

Finding genes causing diseases of nerve and brain, including peripheral

nerve disorders and motor neurone diseases; clinical and molecular

studies; gene mapping and screening; gene expression; cell biology of


Current national competitive grants*


Investigating the pathogenesis of motor neuron disease using zebrafish models
Cole N, Nicholson G, Blair I, Laird A
NHMRC Project Grants ($419,925 over 3 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney