Dr Aven Lee

Senior Research Technician

UQ Centre for Clinical Research
Faculty of Medicine

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

UQ Centre for Clinical Research
Faculty of Medicine
+61 7 334 66010



  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor (Honours) of Science (Advanced), The University of Queensland


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Book Chapter

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Xu, Zhouwei, Lee, Aven, Henderson, Robert and McCombe, Pamela (2017). Gelsolin, clusterin and Cd5L are the potential plasma biomarkers of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with and without cognitive impairment. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian-and-New-Zealand-Association-of-Neurologists (ANZAN), Gold Coast, Australia, 9-12 May 2017. London, United Kingdom: B M J Group. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2017-316074.34

  • Klinkradt, S., Lee, A., Camera, D. and Pow, D. (2015). Developmental expression of GLT1D: a newly discovered and highly abundant glutamate transporter. 25th Biennial Meeting of the International-Society-for-Neurochemistry Jointly with the 13th Meeting of the Asian-Pacific-Society-for-Neurochemistry in Conjunction with the 35th Meeting of the Australasian-Neuroscience-Society, Cairns Australia, Aug 23-27, 2015. HOBOKEN: WILEY-BLACKWELL.

  • Kusumastuti, R., Lee, A., Dressel, U., Poronnik, P. and Thier, Ricarda (2009). Regulation of human GSTT1-1 by indole-3-carbinol and beta-naphthoflavone. 46th Congress of the European-Societies-of-Toxicology, Dreden Germany, Sep 13-16, 2009. CLARE: ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2009.06.368

  • Pow, D. V., Lee, A., Sullivan, S. M. and Poronnik, P. (2009). Excitotoxicity and the glial cytoskeleton. 22nd Biennial Meeting of the International-Society of Neurochemistry/Asian Pacific Society for Neurochemistry, Busan, South Korea, 23-28 August, 2009. United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2009.06243.x

  • Sullivan, S. M., Lee, A., Macnab, L. T., Poronnik, P., Björkman, S. T., Colditz, P. B. and Pow, D. V. (2007). The glial cytoskeleton and glutamate homeostasis. Glutamate in the Vineyards: An International Conference on the Neuropharmacology of Glutamate, Hunter Valley, Australia, 8-10 July, 2007.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision