Darren is a cancer biologist and Associate Professor in Medicine at UNSW, where he heads the Ubiquitin Signaling Lab - researching fundamental mechanisms of protein homeostasis and cell signalling in cancer and neurodegeneration. Darren undertook post-doctoral training at the Garvan Institute and University of British Columbia and has held fellowships from the US Dept. of Defense and Cancer Institute NSW. Darren is secretary of Science and Technology Australia and a regular commentator on television and radio,resident scientist on ABC TV’s The Drum.
Broad Research Areas: Cancer; Cell Biology and Gene Regulation; Biochemistry; Genetics - Genome Analysis; Biochemistry
Specific Research Keywords: Cancer; Molecular Oncology, Ubiquitin, Cancer Metabolism, Proteomics, Serpin, Proteosatsis, Neurodegeneration, Functional Genomics, High content imaging.