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  • The University of Western Australia (M309), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 625 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
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Personal profile

Funding overview

2013 – 2014: White RB. Engineering tools to repress MYCN in neuroblastoma. Suzanne Cavanagh Early Career Investigator Grant. Cancer Council Western Australia. AU$24,994.

2012 - 2014: White RB (CI), Prochiantz A (AI), Thomas MG (AI). The neuroprotective function of the transcription factor Pax6. Raine Priming Grant, Raine Medical Research Foundation. AU$100,000

2012: White RB, Thomas MG. Global gene expression changes in neurons undergoing multiple Parkinson’s disease-like insults. Faculty Research Grant Scheme, Edith Cowan University. AU$9,984

2011 - 2012: White RB. Switching on survival genes to save nerve cells from damage. Early Career Researcher Grant Scheme, Edith Cowan University. AU$24,962

Teaching overview

Unit Coordinator: IMED1001, IMED3004, APHB5505

Physiology Coordinator: IMED4443/4444, DENT4121/4122, PODI4111/4112, IMED3001/3002/3003/3004

I also teach into: SCIE1106, PHYL3003, IMED1003/1004/2004, APHB1102.

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Research Output 2005 2018

2 Citations (Scopus)
Long Noncoding RNA
Inbred mdx Mouse
Transfer RNA
89 Downloads (Pure)

The mechanism of selenium-induced skeletal muscle dysfunction and weakness

Wilson, T., 2018, (Unpublished)

Research output: ThesisMaster's Thesis

Muscle Weakness
Skeletal Muscle
Ryanodine Receptor Calcium Release Channel
90 Downloads (Pure)

Exploration of non-coding RNA expression in developing and dystrophic skeletal muscle

Butchart, L. C., 2017, (Unpublished)

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Untranslated RNA
Skeletal Muscle
Inbred mdx Mouse

Influence of antenatal glucocorticoid on preterm lamb diaphragm

Mahzabin, T., Pillow, J. J., Pinniger, G. J., Bakker, A. J., Noble, P. B., White, R., Karisnan, K. & Song, Y., 1 Sep 2017, In : Pediatric Research. 82, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Maternal Exposure



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