Dr Zac Chatterton

Lecturer
Central Clinical School


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Biographical details

I am a molecular and computational biologist with an interest in genetics, epigenetics and next generation sequencing technologies. I was awarded my PhD from the University of Melbourne, Australia in 2014. I then held a post-doctoral appointment in the Neuroscience department at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai, New York, USA, where I currently hold an Adjunct Instructor position. In 2017, I joined the Brain and Mind Centre as a lecturer at the University of Sydney.

Awards and honours

2018 The University of Sydney Postodoctoral Fellowship

2017 Brain Foundation Research Gift Awards (Australia)

2014-2017 NIDA T32 Postdoctoral Training Grant in Drug Abuse Research (NIH, USA)

In the media

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Selected grants

2018

  • Peripheral Monitoring of Neurodegeneration in Frontotemporal Dementia and Motor Neurone Disease using Cell-Free DNA methylation; Chatterton Z, Kwok J; DVC Research/Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Scheme.

2017

  • A blood based method for diagnosis and monitoring of Frontotemporal Dementia; Chatterton Z, Kwok J, Piguet O; Brain Foundation of Australia/Research Gift Program.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Couttas, T., Kain, N., Tran, C., Chatterton, Z., Kwok, J., Don, A. (2018). Age-Dependent Changes to Sphingolipid Balance in the Human Hippocampus are Gender-Specific and May Sensitize to Neurodegeneration. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 63(2), 503-514. [More Information]

2018

  • Couttas, T., Kain, N., Tran, C., Chatterton, Z., Kwok, J., Don, A. (2018). Age-Dependent Changes to Sphingolipid Balance in the Human Hippocampus are Gender-Specific and May Sensitize to Neurodegeneration. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 63(2), 503-514. [More Information]

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