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Researcher: Drysdale, KE (Ms Karen Drysdale)

Fields of Research

Central nervous system
Medical parasitology
Infectious diseases
Probability theory

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Human diagnostics
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Expanding knowledge in economics

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A novel ENU-mutation in ankyrin-1 disrupts malaria parasite maturation in red blood cells of mice; PLoS One
Closing the case of APOE in multiple sclerosis: no association with disease risk in over 29 000 subjects; Journal of Medical Genetics
Comparing genotyping algorithms for Illumina's Infinium whole-genome SNP BeadChips; BMC Bioinformatics
Genome-wide association study identifies new multiple sclerosis susceptibility loci on chromosomes 12 and 20; Nature Genetics
Platelet Factor 4 and Duffy Antigen Required for Platelet Killing of Plasmodium falciparum; Science
Platelets Kill Intraerythrocytic Malarial Parasites and Mediate Survival to Infection; Science
Saliva-Derived DNA Performs Well in Large-Scale, High-Density Single-Nucleotide Polymorphism Microarray Studies; Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision