Dr Daryl Ariawan

Dr Daryl Ariawan, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Macquarie University.

Daryl is Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Dementia Research Centre at Macquarie University. Daryl completed her PhD in UNSW in the field of synthetic medicinal chemistry. Currently in DRC, Daryl leads the production of peptide and small molecule for novel drug development.

Forefront Group:

  • Macquarie University Dementia Research Centre (DRC) Dementia Research Group


  • Peptide synthesis
  • Small molecule drug development
  • Chromatography techniques

Affiliate Organisations:

Macquarie University

Neurodegeneration of interest:


Specific Skills:

  • Medicinal chemist
  • Peptide chemist
  • Immunocytochemistry
  • Western blotting


NHMRC Ideas Grant CIC: Targeting pathogenic TAR DNA-binding protein 43 to treat frontotemporal dementia and motor neuron disease