Systems genetics of muscle metabolism
Dr Benjamin Parker
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This project is using systems genetics to understand how genetic variants regulate muscle metabolism. This involves integrating large volumes of ‘-omics’ data from population-based studies to understand the mechanisms of metabolic regulation.
Prof David James
Prof Jake Lusis
Prof Karen Reue
Dr Marcus Seldin
This research project is available to PhD students, Masters by Research, Honours students, Master of Biomedical Science to join as part of their thesis.
Please contact the Research Group Leader to discuss your options.
Parker, B.L., Calkin, A.C., Seldin, M.M., Keating, M.F., Tarling, E.J., Yang, P., Moody, S.C., Liu, Y., Zerenturk, E.J., Needham, E.J., Miller, M.L., Clifford, B.L., Morand, P., Watt, M.J., Meex, R.C.R., Peng, K.Y., Lee, R., Jayawardana, K., Pan, C., Mellett, N.A., Weir, J.M., Lazarus, R., Lusis, A.J., Meikle, P.J., James, D.E., de Aguiar Vallim T,Q., Drew, B.G. An integrative systems genetic analysis of mammalian lipid metabolism. Nature (2019) Feb 27. doi: 10.1038/s41586-019-0984-y. PMID: 30814737
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