Cockell Research Collaboration Awards 2015

The 2015 Cockell Research Collaboration Awards of up to $15,000 each, have been awarded to five recipients:

David Bruce 1aProfessor David Bruce

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, UWA

Project: Neuroinflammation in Type 2 diabetes:  A PET study using the novel radioligand, (18F)p FEEPPA


Julian HengDr Julian Heng

Centre for Medical Research, UWA

Project: Understanding how genetic mutations to gene regulatory proteins cause childhood brain disorder


Jenny RodgerProfessor Jenny Rodger

School of Animal Biology, UWA

Project: Preclinical optimization of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for youth with treatment refractory depression


Raine_imgProfessor Sergio Starkstein

School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, UWA

Project: Autism Spectrum Disorder in middle to late adulthood: Phenomenology, behavioural correlates and societal costs



Florian Zepf 1aProfessor Florian Zepf

School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, UWA

Project: Studying the role of serotonin in anxiety in adolescence – An iterative translational research approach