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Rachel Jones - PhD Candidate

Rachel completed her undergraduate studies in health science and commerce at the University of Western Australia in 2011. She completed her honours project in 2012 at the University of Western Australia, researching the genetics of autistic-like traits in the general population. She has recently completed her PhD project investigating predisposition genes in cancer cluster families by whole exome sequencing.



  • Cancer genetics
  • Next generation sequencing
  • Whole exome sequencing
  • Bioinformatics
  • Population genetics
  • Identification of novel risk variants for sarcoma and other cancers by whole exome sequencing analysis in cancer cluster families