About this episode – Tackling progressive MS one cell at a time
In this episode we speak to Associate Professor Justin Rubio from the University of Melbourne who is carrying out a project looking at changes in DNA in individual brain cells which have been collected by the MS Research Australia Brain Bank.
Associate Professor Rubio aims to discover more about the mechanisms underpinning progressive MS with the hope of this leading to the development of treatments for progressive MS in the future.
Watch the video to find out more.
About Associate Professor Justin Rubio
Associate Professor Justin Rubio is a researcher based at The University of Melbourne.
Find out more about his current MS Research Australia funded project ‘Do genetic changes in the brain have a role to play in progressive MS?‘
Find out more about his previous MS Research Australia funded incubator project ‘Are genetic changes in the brain involved in the progression of MS?‘
What is the Research Report video series?
MS Research Australia’s Research Report is a series dedicated to exploring and explaining research happening into MS in Australia and around the world.