Perkins Lab

Translational Research Institute

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BSc Honours and RHD projects from 2017
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B Sc.Hons, MPhil and PhD positions are available from 2017. All applicants would be enrolled through the University of Queensland Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Projects in the following areas are funded. Genetics of Inherited Blood Diseases Gene Editing … Read More

Targeted Re-sequencing for Diagnosis and Prognosis in MPNs
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High throughput Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is becoming increasing important in the routine diagnosis and molecular monitoring of cancer. The myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) are a heterogeneous group of blood disorders characterised by unrestrained proliferation of mature blood cell types. Unlike the … Read More

CRISPR-Cas9 Genome Editing
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CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing is a revolutionary technology that allows rapid and precise modification of the eukaryotic genome. Developed in 2013, the technology has exploded, with over 1000 published articles using the technology. Given the simplicity and efficiency of the technology, our … Read More