University of Western Australia

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Organization: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Dynamic binding of driven interfaces in coupled ultrathin ferromagnetic layers
    P J Metaxas
    School of Physics, M013, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Phys Rev Lett 104:237206. 2010
  2. doi Prior infection with murine cytomegalovirus (MCMV) limits the immunocontraceptive effects of an MCMV vector expressing the mouse zona-pellucida-3 protein
    Shelley Gorman
    Discipline of Microbiology and Immunology, M502, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Vaccine 26:3860-9. 2008
  3. doi Impact of new biomarkers of myocardial damage on trends in myocardial infarction hospital admission rates from population-based administrative data
    F M Sanfilippo
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 168:225-33. 2008
  4. ncbi Prevention of allergic respiratory disease in infants: current aspects and future perspectives
    Patrick G Holt
    Division of Cell Biology, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 7:547-55. 2007
  5. ncbi Growth and bone mineral accretion during puberty in Chinese girls: a five-year longitudinal study
    Kun Zhu
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Bone Miner Res 23:167-72. 2008
  6. pmc Does self-monitoring of blood glucose improve outcome in type 2 diabetes? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 50:510-5. 2007
  7. ncbi When supercolonies collide: territorial aggression in an invasive and unicolonial social insect
    Melissa L Thomas
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0346, USA
    Mol Ecol 15:4303-15. 2006
  8. ncbi beta2-Agonists at the Olympic Games
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, University of Western Australia, Nedlands WA, Australia
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 31:259-68. 2006
  9. ncbi Is self-monitoring of blood glucose appropriate for all type 2 diabetic patients? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital
    Diabetes Care 29:1764-70. 2006
  10. ncbi AluyMICB dimorphism within the class I region of the major histocompatibility complex is associated with asthma and airflow obstruction in the Busselton population
    J Hui
    UWA Centre for Medical Research, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, and Western Australian Sleep Disorders Research Institute, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:728-34. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Rett syndrome: determinants of outcome and burden
    Helen Leonard; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Prognosis in childhood ALL
    URSULA KEES; Fiscal Year: 2006

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Publications62

  1. ncbi Dynamic binding of driven interfaces in coupled ultrathin ferromagnetic layers
    P J Metaxas
    School of Physics, M013, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Phys Rev Lett 104:237206. 2010
    ..Several features of the bound states are reproduced using a one-dimensional model, illustrating their general nature...
  2. doi Prior infection with murine cytomegalovirus (MCMV) limits the immunocontraceptive effects of an MCMV vector expressing the mouse zona-pellucida-3 protein
    Shelley Gorman
    Discipline of Microbiology and Immunology, M502, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Vaccine 26:3860-9. 2008
    ..Given that mixed infection of mice with MCMV is common, it is possible that prior immunity acquired by natural mucosal infection may have less a less inhibitory effect on the immunocontraceptive outcome...
  3. doi Impact of new biomarkers of myocardial damage on trends in myocardial infarction hospital admission rates from population-based administrative data
    F M Sanfilippo
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 168:225-33. 2008
    ..Similarly constructed logistic regression trend models found no significant effect of troponin testing on trends in 28-day case-fatality...
  4. ncbi Prevention of allergic respiratory disease in infants: current aspects and future perspectives
    Patrick G Holt
    Division of Cell Biology, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 7:547-55. 2007
    ..We review below the rationale for this approach and recent progress in development and testing of a range of potential preventive strategies...
  5. ncbi Growth and bone mineral accretion during puberty in Chinese girls: a five-year longitudinal study
    Kun Zhu
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Bone Miner Res 23:167-72. 2008
    ..9%, PHV occurred at 3-0 yr before menarche, and peak bone mineral accretion occurred 1 yr later than PHV. Chinese girls have high calcium retention efficiency during puberty...
  6. pmc Does self-monitoring of blood glucose improve outcome in type 2 diabetes? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 50:510-5. 2007
    ..To assess whether self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is an independent predictor of improved outcome in a community-based cohort of type 2 diabetic patients...
  7. ncbi When supercolonies collide: territorial aggression in an invasive and unicolonial social insect
    Melissa L Thomas
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0346, USA
    Mol Ecol 15:4303-15. 2006
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  8. ncbi beta2-Agonists at the Olympic Games
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, University of Western Australia, Nedlands WA, Australia
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 31:259-68. 2006
    ..This article provides justification that athletes should provide evidence of asthma or EIA before being permitted to use inhaled beta2-agonists...
  9. ncbi Is self-monitoring of blood glucose appropriate for all type 2 diabetic patients? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital
    Diabetes Care 29:1764-70. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is associated with better glycemic control in type 2 diabetes...
  10. ncbi AluyMICB dimorphism within the class I region of the major histocompatibility complex is associated with asthma and airflow obstruction in the Busselton population
    J Hui
    UWA Centre for Medical Research, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, and Western Australian Sleep Disorders Research Institute, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:728-34. 2006
    ..Background The highly polymorphic non-classical MHC class I polypeptide-related (MIC) genes, MICA and MICB, encode stress inducible glycoproteins, which are expressed on a variety of epithelial cells, including those of the lungs...
  11. ncbi Effects of calcium supplementation on clinical fracture and bone structure: results of a 5-year, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial in elderly women
    Richard L Prince
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 166:869-75. 2006
    ..We have examined whether calcium supplementation decreases clinical fracture risk in elderly women and its mechanism of action...
  12. ncbi "Clean, green and ethical" animal production. Case study: reproductive efficiency in small ruminants
    Graeme B Martin
    School of Animal Biology, Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    J Reprod Dev 52:145-52. 2006
    ..Ultimately, these "clean, green and ethical" tools can be cost-effective, increase productivity and, at the same time, greatly improve the image of meat and milk industries in society and the marketplace...
  13. pmc Enhanced pathogenicity of Leptosphaeria maculans Pycnidiospores from paired co-inoculation of Brassica napus cotyledons with ascospores
    Hua Li
    School of Earth and Geographical Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Ann Bot 97:1151-6. 2006
    ..The aim of the work reported was to determine if the pathogenicity of pycnidiospores is enhanced by paired co-inoculation of B. napus cotyledons with ascospores...
  14. ncbi Towards better understanding and management of somatoform disorders
    Aleksandar Janca
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth WA 6000, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 18:5-12. 2006
    ..The following paper represents a review of recently published literature on frequency, characteristics, conceptualization, impact and management of somatoform disorders...
  15. doi Overconcern with weight and shape is not the same as body dissatisfaction: evidence from a prospective study of pre-adolescent boys and girls
    Karina L Allen
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia, 6009, Australia
    Body Image 5:261-70. 2008
    ..Findings provide support for the theoretical differences between body dissatisfaction and overconcern with weight and shape, and highlight the importance of focusing on specific body image variables...
  16. doi Wearing swimming goggles can elevate intraocular pressure
    W H Morgan
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Centre for Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Lions Eye Institute, University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:1218-21. 2008
    ..To examine the acute effects of wearing swimming goggles upon intraocular pressure (IOP)...
  17. ncbi Optical design of the proposed Australian International Gravitational Observatory
    Pablo Barriga
    School of Physics, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009
    Opt Express 17:2149-65. 2009
    ..The length of various optical cavities that form the interferometer and the modulation frequencies that generate the control sidebands are also selected...
  18. ncbi Is small beautiful? Student performance and perceptions of their experience at larger and smaller sites in rural and remote longitudinal integrated clerkships in the Rural Clinical School of Western Australia
    Harriet Denz-Penhey
    The Rural School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 10:1470. 2010
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  19. ncbi How safe is GP obstetrics? An assessment of antenatal risk factors and perinatal outcomes in one rural practice
    Andrew B Kirke
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 10:1545. 2010
    ..It reviews one rural obstetric practice in detail. In particular it asks these questions: What are the antenatal risk factors? What are the obstetric outcomes for the mother? What are the obstetric outcomes for the baby?..
  20. doi Error propagation in normalization of stable isotope data: a Monte Carlo analysis
    Grzegorz Skrzypek
    West Australian Biogeochemistry Centre, John de Laeter Centre of Mass Spectrometry, School of Plant Biology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway MO90, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 24:2697-705. 2010
    ..Hence, the same set of standards should always be used for a particular element and a particular stable isotope analytical technique...
  21. doi Quantification of oligodendrocyte progenitor cells in human and cat optic nerve: implications for endogenous repair in multiple sclerosis
    Alison Jennings
    School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Glia 58:1425-36. 2010
    ..The finding that NG2cells are not abundant, particularly relative to oligodendrocytes, may have implications for efforts to enhance endogenous repair in MS...
  22. doi Management of cholesterol to reduce the burden of stroke in Asia: consensus statement
    Graeme J Hankey
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Int J Stroke 5:209-16. 2010
    ..Further trials of statins in Asian patients are also needed, particularly in those with intracranial stenosis...
  23. doi Brief report: a preliminary study of fetal head circumference growth in autism spectrum disorder
    Andrew J O Whitehouse
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, Perth, WA, 6008, Australia
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:122-9. 2011
    ..These preliminary findings suggest that further investigation of fetal growth in ASD is warranted...
  24. doi Anaesthesia non-technical skills: Can anaesthetists be trained to reliably use this behavioural marker system in 1 day?
    J Graham
    Department of Anaesthesia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Br J Anaesth 104:440-5. 2010
    ..Anaesthesia Non-Technical Skills (ANTS) is a behavioural marker system that can be used to assess non-technical skills in the workplace...
  25. doi Processes contributing to forward and backward span: an ERP investigation
    Claire E Nulsen
    School of Psychology, Mailbag M304, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Neuroreport 21:298-302. 2010
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  26. doi Simultaneous pasteurization and homogenization of human milk by combining heat and ultrasound: effect on milk quality
    Charles Czank
    Discipline of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Science, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, 6009, Australia
    J Dairy Res 77:183-9. 2010
    ..However, further studies are required to assess the practicality of applying this technique routinely to donor human milk...
  27. doi Inhibition of 20-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid synthesis using specific plant lignans: in vitro and human studies
    Jason H Y Wu
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Hypertension 54:1151-8. 2009
    ..These results suggest that sesame lignans could be used for the investigation of potential roles of 20-HETE in humans...
  28. doi Induction of labour in nulliparous women with an unfavourable cervix: a randomised controlled trial comparing double and single balloon catheters and PGE2 gel
    C E Pennell
    School of Women s and Infants Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    BJOG 116:1443-52. 2009
    ..To compare the efficacy and patient satisfaction of three methods of labour induction (double balloon catheters, single balloon catheters and prostaglandin gel) in term nulliparous women with unfavourable cervices...
  29. doi Architectural plasticity in young Eucalyptus marginata on restored bauxite mines and adjacent natural forest in south-western Australia
    Timothy M Bleby
    School of Plant Biology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Tree Physiol 29:1033-45. 2009
    ..It further suggests that the architecture of young trees on restored sites may need to change again if they are to survive likely longer-term changes in resource availability...
  30. doi Unexplained fetal death: are women with a history of fetal loss at higher risk?
    Mary Anne Measey
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 49:151-7. 2009
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  31. ncbi Utilization of fresh human tympanic membranes for structural analysis and cytokeratin immunocytochemistry implementing resin techniques
    K S Anandacoomaraswamy
    School of Surgery and Pathology, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:149-53. 2006
    ..Of particular note, cytokeratin (CK) immunocytochemistry was successfully performed on resin sections, which has not been previously reported. This may have potential applications for future work involving tissues that express CKs...
  32. ncbi The Western Australian Aboriginal Child Health Survey: findings to date on adolescents
    Eve M Blair
    Division of Population Sciences, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872
    Med J Aust 183:433-5. 2005
    ..A coordinated approach will be required to break this cycle, in which appropriately and sympathetically provided medical attention is necessary but not sufficient...
  33. ncbi Tele-otology: planning, design, development and implementation
    Robert H Eikelboom
    Lions Ear and Hearing Institute, and Otolaryngology Department, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 8:S3:14-7. 2002
    ..Video sequences could be compressed to a ratio of 1:300. Furthermore, a software package has been developed, and we are developing a training course for health-care workers in remote areas...
  34. ncbi Effects of Bafilomycin A1: an inhibitor of vacuolar H (+)-ATPases on endocytosis and apoptosis in RAW cells and RAW cell-derived osteoclasts
    Jiake Xu
    Department of Surgery Orthopaedics, University of Western Australia, QEII Medical Center, Nedlands WA
    J Cell Biochem 88:1256-64. 2003
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  35. ncbi The effect of alcohol intake on insulin sensitivity in men: a randomized controlled trial
    Renate R Zilkens
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 26:608-12. 2003
    ..The object of this study was to determine whether reducing alcohol intake in moderate-to-heavy drinkers (40-110 g/day) results in improvement in insulin sensitivity...
  36. pmc Development of interleukin-12-producing capacity throughout childhood
    John W Upham
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and Centre for Child Health Research, Perth, Australia
    Infect Immun 70:6583-8. 2002
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  37. ncbi Sex hormone suppression by intrathecal opioids: a prospective study
    Lindy J Roberts
    Western Australian Pain Management Centre, Department of Anesthesia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin J Pain 18:144-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the hypothesis that intrathecal opioids suppress the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis, a prospective nonrandomized investigation of the function of this axis was undertaken...
  38. ncbi Role of automated measurements in understanding lifestyle effects on blood pressure
    Lawrence J Beilin
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Institute for Medical Research and HeartSearch, Perth, Australia
    Blood Press Monit 7:45-50. 2002
    ..The information obtained is proving helpful in evaluating actions and interactions of smoking, alcohol, physical activity, caffeine consumption, various types of psychological stress, obesity, and dietary habits...
  39. pmc Stimulation of mesothelial cell proliferation by exudate macrophages enhances serosal wound healing in a murine model
    Steven E Mutsaers
    Department of Pathology, University of Western Australia, Level 2 Medical Research Foundation Building, Rear 50 Murray St, Perth, 6000, Western Australia
    Am J Pathol 160:681-92. 2002
    ..These data support the hypothesis that macrophages play an important role in serosal healing by stimulating mesothelial cell proliferation...
  40. ncbi Factor V(LEIDEN) and cardiopulmonary bypass: investigation of haemostatic parameters and the effect of aprotinin using an ex vivo model
    M D Linden
    Department of Pathology, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Perfusion 16:476-84. 2001
    ..This model may be exploited for other applications such as the investigation of novel or emerging haemostatic agents prior to clinical trial...
  41. ncbi Targets of glucocorticoid action on TNF-alpha release by macrophages
    D A Joyce
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Inflamm Res 50:337-40. 2001
    ..Research is now directed at characterising targets and regulating them without systemic activation of the glucocorticoid receptor...
  42. ncbi Evolution and inequality
    J S Chisholm
    Department of Anatomy and Human Biology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA 6907, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 30:206-11. 2001
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  43. ncbi Phase congruency: a low-level image invariant
    P Kovesi
    Department of Computer Science, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, W A 6907
    Psychol Res 64:136-48. 2000
    ..With this approach, the choice of scale only affects the relative significance of features without degrading their localization...
  44. pmc Distribution of genome shared identical by descent by two individuals in grandparent-type relationship
    V T Stefanov
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Western Australia, Nedlands 6907, Western Australia, Australia
    Genetics 156:1403-10. 2000
    ..Our methodology is based on viewing the model as a special exponential family and elaborating on recent research results for such families...
  45. ncbi Large multicentre hypertension trials
    I B Puddey
    Department of Medicine and Western Australian Heart Research Institute, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 9:285-92. 2000
    ..Similar efficacy for cardiovascular outcomes appears to be emerging for each of the major classes of drugs with the degree of blood pressure lowering of prime importance in cardiovascular disease prevention...
  46. ncbi Impact of the analysis of a bone density reference range on determination of the T-score
    Roger I Price
    Department of Medical Technology and Physics, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    J Clin Densitom 6:51-62. 2003
    ..The hip BMDs of this study were greater than those of NHANES III in the third, seventh and eighth decades by as much as 0.6 SD. This produced a difference of 0.049-0.077 g/cm(2) for T(YN) = -2.5 between the two reference ranges...
  47. ncbi Collection of wind-borne haematophagous insects in the Torres Strait, Australia
    C A Johansen
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Med Vet Entomol 17:102-9. 2003
    ..However, results suggest that Culicoides were more likely than mosquitoes to reach high altitude and travel long distances during the light N winds experienced during the study...
  48. ncbi Estimation of excess risk of readmission to hospital after an index inpatient separation
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Med Care 41:693-7. 2003
    ..To develop methods to measure excess risk of readmission following an index admission using linked administrative health data...
  49. ncbi Inhibitors of prostaglandin transport and metabolism augment protease-activated receptor-2-mediated increases in prostaglandin E2 levels and smooth muscle relaxation in mouse isolated trachea
    Peter J Henry
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 314:995-1001. 2005
    ..In summary, inhibitors of PGE(2) reuptake and metabolism significantly potentiate PAR(2)-mediated increases in PGE(2) levels and smooth muscle relaxation in murine-isolated airways...
  50. pmc Gene expression levels assessed by oligonucleotide microarray analysis and quantitative real-time RT-PCR -- how well do they correlate?
    Peter B Dallas
    Division of Children s Leukaemia and Cancer Research, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    BMC Genomics 6:59. 2005
    ..We have assessed the correlation between expression scores obtained for 48 human genes using oligonucleotide microarrays and the expression levels for the same genes measured by quantitative real-time RT-PCR (qRT-PCR)...
  51. ncbi The impact of respiratory syncytial virus infection on endothelin receptor function and release in sheep bronchial explants
    Lynette B Fernandes
    Pharmacology Unit, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, The University of Western Australia and Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 44:S202-6. 2004
    ..Furthermore, activation of airway PAR-2 may be protective in asthma where endothelin levels are elevated in part via endothelin release suppression...
  52. ncbi Environment and development of atopy
    John W Upham
    Division of Cell Biology, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:167-72. 2005
    ..However, the marked increase in asthma prevalence over recent decades is unlikely to be due to genetic changes, highlighting the contribution of environmental factors to the process of allergic sensitization...
  53. ncbi Spouse selection and environmental effects on spouse correlation in lung function measures
    Matthew W Knuiman
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 15:39-43. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the magnitude of spouse correlation in lung function measures and its relationship to duration of marriage...
  54. ncbi A baseline study of the demographics of the oral health workforce in rural and remote Western Australia
    E Kruger
    Centre for Rural and Remote Oral Health, The University of Western Australia
    Aust Dent J 49:136-40. 2004
    ..Strategies are needed to increase the recruitment and retention of dental practitioners in these areas. Part of this process is to assess the demographics of the oral health workforce...
  55. ncbi Early immunological influences
    Patrick Holt
    Division of Cell Biology, TVW Telethon Institute for Child Research, Subiaco, Australia
    Chem Immunol Allergy 84:102-27. 2004
  56. ncbi Counting on mitogen-activated protein kinases--ERKs 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8
    Marie A Bogoyevitch
    Cell Signalling Laboratory, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Cell Signal 16:1345-54. 2004
    ..It is clear from these studies that these additional ERKs show similarities to ERK1 and ERK2, but with some interesting differences that challenge the paradigm of the archetypical ERK1/2 MAPK pathway...
  57. ncbi Assessment of rAAV-mediated gene therapy in the Rpe65-/- mouse
    P Elizabeth Rakoczy
    Centre for Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Adv Exp Med Biol 533:431-8. 2003
  58. ncbi Screening for hemochromatosis: patients with liver disease, families, and populations
    Sumedha P Galhenage
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital Campus, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 6:44-51. 2004
    ..Opportunistic screening during routine health assessments may also be recommended. However, large-scale screening of the average-risk population is not recommended on the basis of current evidence...
  59. ncbi Cardiac arrest resuscitation policies and practices: a survey of Australian hospitals
    Judith C Finn
    The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Med J Aust 179:470-4. 2003
    ..To describe the policy and practice relating to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and defibrillation in cardiac arrest in Australian hospitals...
  60. ncbi Role of specific amino acids in nutritional support
    Jane Coster
    Department of Surgery, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:846-9. 2003
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  61. ncbi Antiplatelet drugs
    Graeme J Hankey
    Royal Perth Hospital, 197 Wellington Street, Perth, WA 6001, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:568-74. 2003
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  62. ncbi Are smoke-free policies implemented and adhered to at sporting venues?
    T Pikora
    Department of Public Health, University of Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:407-9. 1999
    ..This study investigated the level of implementation of and adherence to smoke-free policies in two major sporting venues in Perth...

Research Grants7

  1. Rett syndrome: determinants of outcome and burden
    Helen Leonard; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Feedback to families on study progress will be given through the study Web site. ..
  2. Prognosis in childhood ALL
    URSULA KEES; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....