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MCT8 Research Project

Project Member(s): Milthorpe, B.

Funding or Partner Organisation: The Trustee for Sherman Foundation

Start year: 2014

Summary: This project undertakes and coordinates research into the characterisation, causes and treatments for a rare genetic disease of the thyroid hormone transporting protein MCT8.

Keywords: monocarboxylase transporter 8, genetic diseases, rare diseases

FOR Codes: Nervous System and Disorders, Care for Disabled, Inherited Diseases (incl. Gene Therapy), Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Neurosciences, People with disability, Clinical health