Molecular Medicine

Molecular Medicine

Green staining of microtubules
Researchers in the Molecular Medicine division are investigating how biological systems function and are controlled in normal and disease states.
With programs focused on blood cell production and function, epigenetics and cancer, our goal is to pinpoint molecular targets for disease diagnosis and treatment.

Health impact

Cancers: blood cancers, leukaemia

Immune disorders: allergy, asthma, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis

Other areas: developmental biology, epigenetics, muscular dystrophy, personalised medicine, regenerative medicine

Division news

Division publications Division staff numbers

Division heads

Associate Professor Marnie Blewitt

Professor Doug Hilton

Laboratory heads

Dr Shalin Naik (jointly with Immunology division)

Dr Matthew Ritchie

Dr Samir Taoudi (jointly with Cancer and Haematology division)

Professor Christine Wells

Division coordinators

Sonja Gustin

Fiona McGrath