Ms Sherilyn   Yao
Casual Academic

Ms Sherilyn Yao

Medicine & Health
School of Medical Sciences
Research Interests:
Our research is aimed at elucidating the genetic pathomechanisms underlying neurodegenerative diseases, particularly Alzheimer's Disease and Motor Neuron Disease, through the application of new mouse models developed using established and novel techniques.
Broad Research Areas:

Neurodegenerative Diseases, Animal Models

Specific Research Keywords:
Dementia, Transgenics, Neurogenetics

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Room 224, Level 2 East Wing Wallace Wurth Building (C27) UNSW Australia, Kensington, NSW 2052
  • Journal articles | 2018
    Tan DCS; Yao S; Ittner A; Bertz J; Ke YD; Ittner LM; Delerue F, 2018, 'Generation of a New Tau Knockout (tau Δex1) Line Using CRISPR/Cas9 Genome Editing in Mice', Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, vol. 62, pp. 571 - 578,