Michelle B Visser

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical distribution of laminin-332 and collagen type IV in the basement membrane of normal horses and horses with induced laminitis
    M B Visser
    School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Gatton, QLD 4343, Australia
    J Comp Pathol 145:80-7. 2011
  2. pmc Treponema denticola major outer sheath protein impairs the cellular phosphoinositide balance that regulates neutrophil chemotaxis
    Michelle B Visser
    Matrix Dynamics Group, Dental Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e66209. 2013
  3. pmc Characterization of extracellular matrix macromolecules in primary cultures of equine keratinocytes
    Michelle B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, St Lucia, 4072, Australia
    BMC Vet Res 6:16. 2010
  4. doi request reprint New insights into the emerging role of oral spirochaetes in periodontal disease
    M B Visser
    Matrix Dynamics Group, Dental Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:502-12. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Lamellar leukocyte infiltration and involvement of IL-6 during oligofructose-induced equine laminitis development
    Michelle B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton 4343, Australia
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 144:120-8. 2011
  6. pmc Treponema denticola major outer sheath protein induces actin assembly at free barbed ends by a PIP2-dependent uncapping mechanism in fibroblasts
    Michelle B Visser
    Matrix Dynamics Group, Dental Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e23736. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The timeline of metalloprotease events during oligofructose induced equine laminitis development
    M B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Equine Vet J 44:88-93. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Carbohydrate alimentary overload laminitis
    Christopher C Pollitt
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:65-78. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical distribution of laminin-332 and collagen type IV in the basement membrane of normal horses and horses with induced laminitis
    M B Visser
    School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Gatton, QLD 4343, Australia
    J Comp Pathol 145:80-7. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that BM degradation is common to many epithelial tissues during equine laminitis and suggests a role for systemic trigger factors in this disease...
  2. pmc Treponema denticola major outer sheath protein impairs the cellular phosphoinositide balance that regulates neutrophil chemotaxis
    Michelle B Visser
    Matrix Dynamics Group, Dental Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e66209. 2013
    ..Taken together, Msp alters the phosphoinositide balance in neutrophils, impairing the cell "compass", which leads to inhibition of downstream chemotactic events...
  3. pmc Characterization of extracellular matrix macromolecules in primary cultures of equine keratinocytes
    Michelle B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, St Lucia, 4072, Australia
    BMC Vet Res 6:16. 2010
    ..Additionally, the production and processing of extracellular matrix molecules by skin and lamellar keratinocytes were studied...
  4. doi request reprint New insights into the emerging role of oral spirochaetes in periodontal disease
    M B Visser
    Matrix Dynamics Group, Dental Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:502-12. 2011
    ..This review focuses on emerging knowledge of virulence mechanisms of Treponema denticola as well as mechanisms of other less-studied oral treponemes...
  5. doi request reprint Lamellar leukocyte infiltration and involvement of IL-6 during oligofructose-induced equine laminitis development
    Michelle B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton 4343, Australia
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 144:120-8. 2011
    ..Additionally, we show IL-6 plays a role in increasing the level of proMMP-9 in vivo in a manner that does not involve keratinocytes...
  6. pmc Treponema denticola major outer sheath protein induces actin assembly at free barbed ends by a PIP2-dependent uncapping mechanism in fibroblasts
    Michelle B Visser
    Matrix Dynamics Group, Dental Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e23736. 2011
    ..Evidently, Msp induces actin assembly in fibroblasts by production and recruitment of PIP2 and release of the capping proteins CapZ and gelsolin from actin barbed ends...
  7. doi request reprint The timeline of metalloprotease events during oligofructose induced equine laminitis development
    M B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Equine Vet J 44:88-93. 2012
    ..The role of matrix metalloproteases (MMPs) and the timeline of proteolysis during laminitis development are incompletely understood...
  8. doi request reprint Carbohydrate alimentary overload laminitis
    Christopher C Pollitt
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:65-78. 2010
    ..The actual trigger factors of carbohydrate-induced laminitis remain unidentified...