Dr Nemat Khan

Research Fellow

Children's Health Queensland Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine

Affiliate Lecturer

School of Biomedical Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
n.khan2@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 69864

Overview

Research Interests

  • Sepsis
    To investigate therapeutic efficacy, pharmacokinetics and toxicity profile of novel drug treatments using the Caecal Ligation and Puncture (CLP) and Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) mouse models. To study the role of Ephs/ephrins signaling in Sepsis/Septic Shock using pre-clinical and clinical samples from critically-ill patients To investigate the pathophysiology of sepsis-related vascular permeability and cardiac dysfunction
  • Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury
    Preclinical translational studies of novel drug treatments in mouse models of: - Myocardial Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury - Ischemia-reperfusion-induced intestinal injury
  • Multiple sclerosis
    To investigate therapeutic efficacy, pharmacokinetics and toxicity profile of novel drug treatments using Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis (EAE) and Cuprizone Mouse Models. To delineate the pathological role of NLRP3 inflammasome activation in Secondary-progressive MS (SP-MS) disease using preclinical and clinical samples To delineate the pathological role of complement proteins in triggering MS disease using preclinical and clinical samples To delineate the pathological role of complement proteins in triggering MS disease using preclinical and clinical samples

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

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Supervision

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Available Projects

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Publications

Journal Article

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.