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Researcher: Perry, SE (Dr Sharn Perry)

Fields of Research

Cellular nervous system
Central nervous system
Cell development, proliferation and death
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Artificial intelligence
Peripheral nervous system

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Other health
Treatment of human diseases and conditions

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Characterization of Dmrt3-Derived Neurons Suggest a Role within Locomotor Circuits; Journal of Neuroscience
Firing properties of Renshaw cells defined by Chrna2 are modulated by hyperpolarizing and small conductance ion currents Ih and ISK; European Journal of Neuroscience
Spinal cord interneurons expressing the gastrin-releasing peptide receptor convey itch through VGLUT2-mediated signaling; Pain

Research Projects

Do Renshaw cells have a role in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis disease progression; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
HDAC6 inhibition to rescue axon degeneration in ALS; FightMND (FMND)
Isogenic iPSC models with CLN3 variants for high throughput drug screening; Batten Disease Support and Research Association (BDSRA)
Proteomic analysis of exosomes from iPS cell-derived neurons with mislocalised TDP-43; Motor Neurone Disease Research Institute of Australia Inc (MNDRIA)
Towards Axon Protection in ALS; Motor Neurone Disease Research Institute of Australia Inc (MNDRIA)
Why do we have SARM 1 protein if knocking it out prevents axons degenerating?; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Research Candidate Supervision