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Neuromuscular Gene Discovery Group

Neuromuscular Gene Discovery Group

The Neuromuscular Gene Discovery Group is part of the Kids Neuroscience Centre at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead (CHW), where Prof Sandra Cooper is Deputy Director, and which comprises a large multidisciplinary team devoted to identifying the causes, consequences, and therapies for patients with inherited neuromuscular disorders. 

The Neuromuscular Gene Discovery Group within Kids Neuroscience is led by Prof Cooper and is focused on gene discovery and genomics. 

She also leads the Disease Mechanisms and Therapies group focused on elucidating the mechanism of disease with a view to developing evidence-based therapies. 

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