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Researcher: Zhou, Y (Mr Yuan Zhou)

Fields of Research

Central Nervous System
Medical Genetics (excl. Cancer Genetics)
Rheumatology and Arthritis
Neurogenetics
Genomics
Regenerative Medicine (incl. Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering)
Quantitative Genetics (incl. Disease and Trait Mapping Genetics)
Cellular Nervous System

Research Objectives

Nervous System and Disorders
Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Inherited Diseases (incl. Gene Therapy)
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An Immunochip-based interrogation of scleroderma susceptibility variants identifies a novel association at DNASE1L3; Arthritis Research & Therapy
Common genetic variation within miR-146a predicts disease onset and relapse in multiple sclerosis; Neurological Sciences
Genetic loci for Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen-1 are associated with risk of multiple sclerosis; Multiple Sclerosis Journal
Genetic variation in PBMC-produced IFN-γ and TNF-α associations with relapse in multiple sclerosis; Journal of The Neurological Sciences
Genetic variation in the gene LRP2 increases relapse risk in multiple sclerosis; Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
Genotype and phenotype in Multiple Sclerosis - potential for disease course prediction?; Current Treatment Options in Neurology
Lower limb muscle strength is associated with poor balance in middle-aged women: linear and nonlinear analyses; Osteoporosis International
Multiple Quantitative Trait Loci for Anti-EBNA-1 IgG Titres are Associated with Risk of Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis risk loci and disease severity in 7,125 individuals from 10 studies; Neurology: Genetics
Role of genetic susceptibility variants in predicting clinical course in multiple sclerosis: a cohort study; Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
The potential role of epigenetic modifications in the heritability of multiple sclerosis; Multiple Sclerosis Journal

Research Projects

68th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting; Australian Academy of Science (AASc)
Identifying novel genetic loci associated with an increased relapse rate and disability progression in multiple sclerosis; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
The modulation of multiple sclerosis (MS) relapse risk by genetic variations in the LRP2 gene; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Understanding the genetic architecture of multiple sclerosis onset and progression.; Multiple Sclerosis Research Australia (MSRA)

Research Candidate Supervision