Kylie Montgomery joined the Research team at GOSH in 2019. She has over ten years of experience in molecular genetics. She studied Biomedical Science at Victoria University of Wellington and has an MSc in Neuroscience from King’s College London.
She has contributed to the 100,000 Genomes Project and is currently investigating the use of long read sequencing for genetic diagnosis. The goal is to expand the types of disease causing variants we can test for in pregnancy with a high degree of accuracy.
Her research interests include methodology for non-invasive prenatal diagnosis and the genetics of neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative disorders.