Research projects:

  • Function and therapeutic targeting of dystrophin in the brain
  • Pre-clinical and clinical studies to develop antisense oligonucleotide-mediated exon skipping as a therapy for DMD
  • Biochemical characterisation of Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD)
  • RNA processing in neurodegeneration
  • Ketone bodies/ketogenic diets in relation to neurological disorders
  • Biomarkers of cognition/cognitive decline

Pedagogic research:

  • Formalisation of science communication training for undergraduate students
  • Blogging as a teaching tool for the life sciences, project blog

I welcome studentship and postdoctoral requests throughout the year, please get in touch: karen.anthony@northampton.ac.uk

Links:

http://www.northampton.ac.uk/directories/people/karen-anthony

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Karen_Anthony

https://www.linkedin.com/in/drkarenanthony

www.exonskipping.eu

http://www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/ca/CA17103?