[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1012784]
Dr Amanda Highet
Brief description Preeclampsia (PE) is a common and potentially life-threatening pregnancy disorder of pregnancy which originates in the early placenta. We will look into new interactions between molecules that determine how early cells establish a functioning placenta. Detection and early treatment of abnormal placental function can prevent PE before serious complications develop.
Funding Amount $AUD 323,524.65
Funding Scheme Early Career Fellowships
Peter Doherty Biomedical ECF