Terrance Johns

PhD

Nedlands WA 6009, Australia

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About

Professor of Paediatric Cancer Research & Head of Telethon Kids Cancer Centre

Telethon Kids Institute, The University of Western Australia

Dr. Johns' research interests include:

  • understanding the biology and intracellular signalling properties of EGFR and other receptor tyrosine kinases in high-grade glioma
  • identifying mechanisms of resistance to EGFR-targeted therapies
  • characterizing the role of ErbB4 in high-grade glioma
  • evaluating CT-179, a new drug that targets OLIG2, a transcription factor that has a central role in many brain cancers
  • determining whether ion-channels influence the response to brain cancer therapeutics

Expertise

Clinical Research