Management Team

Dr. Henry Butt MSc, PhD

Managing Director

Henry Butt has extensive experience in clinical and faecal microbiology. He developed the protocol used in the FMA test. Henry has a keen interest in the role of gut bacteria in health and in individuals with functional gut disorders. He has published results of his investigations in scientific peer reviewed journals. Henry was formerly the Senior Scientist-in-charge at the Hunter Area Health Service (Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) and conjoint lecturer at Newcastle University. Henry has conjoint appointments as Clinical Associate Professor (University of Melbourne) and Adjunct Associate Professor (Victoria University).

Nikolina Atanasovska BSc

Laboratory Manager

Nikolina Atanasovska is a strong experienced professional with a Bachelor of Science majored in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Deakin University. She has extensive experience in microbiology, chemistry and molecular biology gained through her studies and her experiences working in the Victorian government agencies and microbiology/chemistry testing laboratories.

Dr. Neil McGregor BSc, MSc, PhD

Consultant

Neil R McGregor does research in Dentistry, Periodontics, Implantology, ME/CFS, pain syndromes, metabolomics, microbiology, and genomics at the University of Melbourne. He has published more than 60 papers in peer reviewed journals and many as a co-author with research groups in the US and Europe. He was a former co-editor of the Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Philadelphia USA. He is an inaugural member of Professor Davis’s ME/CFS Collaborative Research Centre sponsored by the Open Medicine Foundation. The ME/CFS collaborative research group involves academics from multiple universities including Harvard, Cornell, Montreal, Utah and British Columbia. Neil is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne, and Adjunct Professor at Victoria University.