queensland

Summary

Summary: A state in northeastern Australia. Its capital is Brisbane. Its coast was first visited by Captain Cook in 1770 and its first settlement (penal) was located on Moreton Bay in 1824. The name Cooksland was first proposed but honor to Queen Victoria prevailed. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p996 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p441)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Analysis of local spread of equine influenza in the Park Ridge region of Queensland
    J Davis
    Office of the Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry, Canberra, Australia
    Transbound Emerg Dis 56:31-8. 2009
  2. ncbi Field efficacy of the BG-Sentinel compared with CDC Backpack Aspirators and CO2-baited EVS traps for collection of adult Aedes aegypti in Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Craig R Williams
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, PO Box 6811, Cairns, Queensland, 4870 Australia
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 22:296-300. 2006
  3. ncbi Trends and determinants of caesarean sections births in Queensland, 1997-2006
    Stuart Howell
    Health Statistics Centre, Queensland Health, Forestry House, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 49:606-11. 2009
  4. ncbi Mark-release-recapture study to measure dispersal of the mosquito Aedes aegypti in Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    R C Russell
    Department of Medical Entomology, University of Sydney and ICPMR, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Med Vet Entomol 19:451-7. 2005
  5. ncbi Controlling firearms use in Australia: has the 1996 gun law reform produced the decrease in rates of suicide with this method?
    Helen Klieve
    Australian Institute of Suicide Research and Prevention, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt Campus, Brisbane, QLD 4111, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:285-92. 2009
  6. pmc Community acquisition of gentamicin-sensitive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in southeast Queensland, Australia
    G R Nimmo
    Microbiology Department, Queensland Health Pathology Service, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba 4102, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 38:3926-31. 2000
  7. ncbi Analysis of Barmah Forest virus disease activity in Queensland, Australia, 1993-2003: identification of a large, isolated outbreak of disease
    H E Quinn
    Communicable Diseases Unit, Queensland Health, P O Box 48, Brisbane, Qld 4001, Australia
    J Med Entomol 42:882-90. 2005
  8. pmc The epidemiology of leptospirosis and the emergence of Leptospira borgpetersenii serovar Arborea in Queensland, Australia, 1998-2004
    A T Slack
    WHO FAO OIE Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Leptospirosis, Western Pacific Region, Centre for Public Health Sciences, Queensland Health Scientific Services, Brisbane, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 134:1217-25. 2006
  9. ncbi Dentition of addiction in Queensland: poor dental status and major contributing drugs
    A S Reece
    Southcity Medical Centre, Brisbane, Queensland
    Aust Dent J 52:144-9. 2007
  10. ncbi Tuberculosis-related deaths in Queensland, Australia, 1989-1998: characteristics and risk factors
    H C Walpola
    Queensland Health, Specialised Health Services, Annerley, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:742-50. 2003

Research Grants

  1. DNA Methylation Control Hematopoietic Stem Cell Lineage Differentiation
    GRANT ANTHONY CHALLEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
  2. Established Investigator Award in Cancer Prevention and Control
    Thomas L Vaughan; Fiscal Year: 2013
  3. Pathways from genotype and environment to melanoma
    Nicholas K Hayward; Fiscal Year: 2012
  4. Midwest Children's Consortium
    Yumirle P Turmelle; Fiscal Year: 2013
  5. The Colon Cancer Family Registry: USC Consortium
    ROBERT WILLIAM HAILE; Fiscal Year: 2011
  6. World Melioidosis Congress 2010
    Herbert P Schweizer; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. Meeting on the Pathogenesis of Clostridia
    ABRAHAM LINCOLN SONENSHEIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
  8. THEORETICAL POPULATION GENETICS
    Bruce S Weir; Fiscal Year: 2013
  9. Alzheimer's disease risk analyzed using population imaging genomics
    Paul M Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2012
  10. Genetic Variation in the NF-kappaB Pathway and Ovarian Cancer Etiology
    Ellen L Goode; Fiscal Year: 2012

Detail Information

Publications356 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Analysis of local spread of equine influenza in the Park Ridge region of Queensland
    J Davis
    Office of the Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry, Canberra, Australia
    Transbound Emerg Dis 56:31-8. 2009
    ..focussed on a cluster of infected premises (IPs) at Park Ridge, a peri-urban suburb 26 km south of Brisbane, Queensland. The cluster recorded 437 IPs and 81% of these were not contiguous to a previously IP...
  2. ncbi Field efficacy of the BG-Sentinel compared with CDC Backpack Aspirators and CO2-baited EVS traps for collection of adult Aedes aegypti in Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Craig R Williams
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, PO Box 6811, Cairns, Queensland, 4870 Australia
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 22:296-300. 2006
    ..aegypti sampling device best suits their needs. BG-Sentinels and CDC Backpack Aspirators should be considered as alternatives to human-bait collections for Ae. aegypti sampling...
  3. ncbi Trends and determinants of caesarean sections births in Queensland, 1997-2006
    Stuart Howell
    Health Statistics Centre, Queensland Health, Forestry House, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 49:606-11. 2009
    The determinants of Queensland's rising caesarean section (CS) rate remain poorly understood because of the historical absence of standard classification methods.
  4. ncbi Mark-release-recapture study to measure dispersal of the mosquito Aedes aegypti in Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    R C Russell
    Department of Medical Entomology, University of Sydney and ICPMR, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Med Vet Entomol 19:451-7. 2005
    In Queensland, Australia, in response to isolated cases of dengue infection, larval control of the vector Aedes aegypti (L...
  5. ncbi Controlling firearms use in Australia: has the 1996 gun law reform produced the decrease in rates of suicide with this method?
    Helen Klieve
    Australian Institute of Suicide Research and Prevention, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt Campus, Brisbane, QLD 4111, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:285-92. 2009
    ..Observed reductions in firearm suicides in Australia have been linked to the 1997 national firearms agreement (NFA) introduced following the 1996 Port Arthur massacre. The NFA placed strong access restrictions on firearms...
  6. pmc Community acquisition of gentamicin-sensitive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in southeast Queensland, Australia
    G R Nimmo
    Microbiology Department, Queensland Health Pathology Service, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba 4102, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 38:3926-31. 2000
    ..To study the acquisition of gentamicin-sensitive MRSA (GS-MRSA) in southeast Queensland and the relatedness of GS-MRSA to other strains of MRSA, 35 cases of infection due to GS-MRSA from October 1997 ..
  7. ncbi Analysis of Barmah Forest virus disease activity in Queensland, Australia, 1993-2003: identification of a large, isolated outbreak of disease
    H E Quinn
    Communicable Diseases Unit, Queensland Health, P O Box 48, Brisbane, Qld 4001, Australia
    J Med Entomol 42:882-90. 2005
    ..Although the majority of notifications are received from Queensland, little is known about the distribution of the disease within the state, or the important mosquito vectors and ..
  8. pmc The epidemiology of leptospirosis and the emergence of Leptospira borgpetersenii serovar Arborea in Queensland, Australia, 1998-2004
    A T Slack
    WHO FAO OIE Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Leptospirosis, Western Pacific Region, Centre for Public Health Sciences, Queensland Health Scientific Services, Brisbane, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 134:1217-25. 2006
    ..The incidence of leptospirosis in Queensland over the 7-year study period (1998-2004) was 3.1/100000 population...
  9. ncbi Dentition of addiction in Queensland: poor dental status and major contributing drugs
    A S Reece
    Southcity Medical Centre, Brisbane, Queensland
    Aust Dent J 52:144-9. 2007
    ..Although it is said that drug addiction is associated with poor dental health, there is little research in this area. In particular, there is little work comparing the effects of the different drugs of addiction...
  10. ncbi Tuberculosis-related deaths in Queensland, Australia, 1989-1998: characteristics and risk factors
    H C Walpola
    Queensland Health, Specialised Health Services, Annerley, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:742-50. 2003
    To review factors associated with TB-related deaths in Queensland, Australia.
  11. ncbi Patient and health care system delays in Queensland tuberculosis patients, 1985-1998
    J Ward
    Specialised Health Services (Queensland Tuberculosis Control Centre, Coorparoo DC, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:1021-7. 2001
    SETTING: Queensland tuberculosis (TB) control centre QTCC). OBJECTIVE: To investigate patient and health care system delays in the diagnosis of active TB in Queensland...
  12. ncbi Iron status among Australian adults: findings of a population based study in Queensland, Australia
    Faruk Ahmed
    Department of Family Sciences, College for Women, Kuwait University, P O Box 5969, Safat 13060, Kuwait
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 17:40-7. 2008
    ..To describe the concentrations of serum ferritin among Australian adults by age and sex. Further, the relationships of various social, lifestyle and health factors with serum ferritin concentrations were explored...
  13. pmc Potential exposure to Australian bat lyssavirus, Queensland, 1996-1999
    B J McCall
    Brisbane Southside Public Health Unit, Cooper s Plains, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:259-64. 2000
    ..Information was obtained from 205 persons (mostly adults from south Brisbane and the South Coast of Queensland), who reported potential ABL exposure to the Brisbane Southside Public Health Unit from November 1,1996, to ..
  14. ncbi Rheumatic disease in an Australian Aboriginal community in North Queensland, Australia. A WHO-ILAR COPCORD survey
    Nicola Minaur
    James Cook University School of Medicine, Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    J Rheumatol 31:965-72. 2004
    ..To estimate prevalences of rheumatic diseases in Aboriginal Australians...
  15. ncbi Optimizing ovitrap use for Aedes aegypti in Cairns, Queensland, Australia: effects of some abiotic factors on field efficacy
    Craig R Williams
    School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, PO Box 6811, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 22:635-40. 2006
    Insecticide-treated lethal ovitraps are used for control of the dengue vector Aedes aegypti in north Queensland, Australia...
  16. pmc Real-time PCR detection of pathogenic microorganisms in roof-harvested rainwater in Southeast Queensland, Australia
    W Ahmed
    Department of Natural Resources and Water, 80 Meiers Road, Indooroopilly, Brisbane 4068, Australia
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:5490-6. 2008
    ..in rainwater obtained from tanks in Southeast Queensland, Australia...
  17. ncbi Possible risk factors on Queensland dairy farms for acaricide resistance in cattle tick (Boophilus microplus)
    N N Jonsson
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Studies, University of Glasgow Veterinary School, UK
    Vet Parasitol 88:79-92. 2000
    A case control study was carried out within a cross-sectional survey designed to investigate the management by Queensland dairy farmers of the cattle tick Boophilus microplus...
  18. ncbi Echinococcus granulosus in northern Queensland. 1. Prevalence in cattle
    D J D Banks
    School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Aust Vet J 84:303-7. 2006
    ..hydatidosis and investigate factors that might be expected to influence the prevalence of hydatids in cattle in Queensland north of the Tropic of Capricorn...
  19. ncbi Climate variability and Ross River virus transmission in Townsville Region, Australia, 1985-1996
    Shilu Tong
    School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 9:298-304. 2004
    ..We assess the impact of climate variation on the Ross River virus (RRv) transmission in the Townsville region, Queensland, north-east Australia.
  20. ncbi Entomological investigations in a focus of dengue transmission in Cairns, Queensland, Australia, by using the sticky ovitraps
    Scott A Ritchie
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, P O Box 6811, Cairns 4870, Australia
    J Med Entomol 41:1-4. 2004
    ..weekly in a focus of dengue activity in Cairns, Queensland, Australia...
  21. ncbi Enhanced vector competence of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) from the Torres Strait compared with mainland Australia for dengue 2 and 4 viruses
    T B Knox
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, University of Queensland Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, Post Office Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston QLD 4029, Australia
    J Med Entomol 40:950-6. 2003
    ..These data indicate that the Torres Strait region is potentially more receptive to dengue transmission than mainland localities, a finding discussed with respect to past outbreaks...
  22. ncbi Antibiotic resistance in Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolated from poultry in the South-East Queensland region
    Jeanette K Miflin
    Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Animal Research Institute, Yeerongpilly, Queensland 4105, Australia
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:775-8. 2007
    The aim of this study was to determine the antimicrobial resistance patterns of 125 Campylobacter jejuni and 27 Campylobacter coli isolates from 39 Queensland broiler farms.
  23. ncbi Toxoplasmosis in Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphins (Sousa chinensis), from Queensland
    R O Bowater
    Oonoonba Veterinary Laboratory, Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Animal and Plant Health Service, PO Box 1085, Townsville, Queensland 4810
    Aust Vet J 81:627-32. 2003
    ..serology, bacteriology, histopathology, electron microscopy and immunohistochemistry findings associated with toxoplasmosis in four Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphins (Sousa chinensis) that stranded in Queensland in 2000 and 2001.
  24. ncbi Japanese encephalitis in north Queensland, Australia, 1998
    J N Hanna
    Tropical Public Health Unit, Queensland Health, Cairns
    Med J Aust 170:533-6. 1999
    To describe the circumstances of two cases of Japanese encephalitis (JE) in north Queensland in 1998, including one acquired on the Australian mainland.
  25. ncbi Associations between physical inactivity and a measure of social capital in a sample of Queensland adults
    W Kerry Mummery
    Centre for Social Science Research, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, QLD, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 11:308-15. 2008
    ..present study the associations between social capital and physical inactivity were investigated in a sample of Queensland (Australia) adults...
  26. ncbi An evaluation of tobacco brief intervention training in three indigenous health care settings in north Queensland
    Desley Harvey
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Cairns
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:426-31. 2002
    To evaluate the pilot phase of a tobacco brief intervention program in three Indigenous health care settings in rural and remote north Queensland.
  27. ncbi Workplace violence in nursing in Queensland, Australia: a self-reported study
    Desley Hegney
    Rural and Remote Area Nursing, and Head of Centre for Rural and Remote Area Health, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 9:261-8. 2003
    This paper reports on workplace violence, self-reported as part of a survey among members of the Queensland Nurses' Union (QNU) in October 2001...
  28. ncbi Efficacies of the mosquitomagnet and counterflow geometry traps in North Queensland, Australia
    Cheryl A Johansen
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 19:265-70. 2003
    ..The MM, being self powered and self baited via combustion of propane for up to 20 days without requiring a propane refill, would be suitable for collection of adult mosquitoes in remote areas that do not have access to dry ice...
  29. ncbi Early evidence for direct and indirect effects of the infant rotavirus vaccine program in Queensland
    Stephen B Lambert
    Queensland Paediatric Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Royal Children s Hospital, and Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:157-60. 2009
    ..To assess the impact of introducing a publicly funded infant rotavirus vaccination program on disease notifications and on laboratory testing and results...
  30. ncbi Management of episodes of incapacity by families in rural and remote Queensland
    Sansnee Jirojwong
    Faculty of Arts, Health and Sciences, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland 4701, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 10:249-55. 2002
    ..This cross-sectional study was conducted in rural and remote areas of Central Queensland. Using telephone interviews, the study described the use of formal and informal health services by families in ..
  31. ncbi Cancer among people living in rural and remote Indigenous communities in Queensland
    M Coory
    Epidemiology Services Unit, Queensland Health, Brisbane
    Med J Aust 173:301-4. 2000
    To describe the pattern of cancer among people living in rural and remote Indigenous communities in Queensland and to consider what implications the results have for cancer control.
  32. ncbi Aedes aegypti population sampling using BG-Sentinel traps in north Queensland Australia: statistical considerations for trap deployment and sampling strategy
    Craig R Williams
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, P O Box 6811, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
    J Med Entomol 44:345-50. 2007
    ..populations in north Queensland. Analysis of Ae...
  33. ncbi Trends for in situ and invasive melanoma in Queensland, Australia, 1982-2002
    Michael Coory
    Health Information Branch, Queensland Health, GPO Box 48, Brisbane, 4001 Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 17:21-7. 2006
    b>Queensland, the north-eastern state of Australia, has the highest incidence of melanoma in the world...
  34. ncbi Nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus, including community-associated methicillin-resistant strains, in Queensland adults
    W J Munckhof
    Infection Management Service, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:149-55. 2009
    Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) infections are emerging in southeast Queensland, Australia, but the incidence of carriage of CA-MRSA strains is unknown...
  35. ncbi Two contiguous outbreaks of dengue type 2 in north Queensland
    J N Hanna
    Tropical Public Health Unit, Queensland Health, Cairns
    Med J Aust 168:221-5. 1998
    To investigate two outbreaks of dengue type 2 in north Queensland, one in the Torres Strait beginning in late 1996, the other in a Cairns suburb in early 1997.
  36. ncbi Emergence of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection in Queensland, Australia
    Wendy J Munckhof
    Infection Management Services, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Infect Dis 7:259-64. 2003
    To investigate the incidence and epidemiology of non-multiresistant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (nmMRSA) infection in south-east Queensland, Australia.
  37. ncbi The health and nutrition of young indigenous women in north Queensland - intergenerational implications of poor food quality, obesity, diabetes, tobacco smoking and alcohol use
    Robyn McDermott
    University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 12:2143-9. 2009
    To document nutritional status and health behaviours of young indigenous women of childbearing age in rural communities in north Queensland.
  38. ncbi An epidemic of dengue 3 in far north Queensland, 1997-1999
    J N Hanna
    Tropical Public Health Unit, Queensland Health, Cairns, QLD
    Med J Aust 174:178-82. 2001
    To describe an epidemic of dengue type 3 that occurred in far north Queensland in 1997-1999 and its influence on the further development of dengue prevention and control strategies.
  39. ncbi Workplace violence in Queensland, Australia: the results of a comparative study
    Desley Hegney
    Research Practice Development Centre, University of Queensland and Blue Care, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:220-31. 2006
    ..The study involved the random sampling of 3,000 nurses from the Queensland Nurses' Union's membership in the public (acute hospital and community nursing), private (acute hospital and ..
  40. ncbi Musculoskeletal disorders self-reported by dentists in Queensland, Australia
    P A Leggat
    Anton Breinl Centre for Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland
    Aust Dent J 51:324-7. 2006
    ..Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) represent an important occupational health issue in dentistry. Given the significance of this topic, we considered it necessary to investigate the prevalence and impact of MSD among Australian dentists...
  41. ncbi Spatial-temporal analysis of Ross River virus disease patterns in Queensland, Australia
    Michelle L Gatton
    Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:629-35. 2004
    ..Ross River virus is the most common vector-borne disease in Australia, with the majority of notifications being in Queensland. This study describes a retrospective spatial analysis of Queensland Ross River virus disease notifications ..
  42. ncbi An outbreak of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Far North Queensland, 2002
    Jeffrey N Hanna
    Tropical Public Health Unit, Queensland Health, PO Box 1103, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
    Med J Aust 180:24-8. 2004
    To describe an outbreak of Plasmodium vivax malaria in Far North Queensland in 2002.
  43. ncbi Indigenous women's perceptions of breast cancer diagnosis and treatment in Queensland
    C McMichael
    Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:515-9. 2000
    To identify social, structural and personal factors among indigenous women in Queensland associated with the detection of breast cancer, and the treatment and post-treatment care and support of cancer.
  44. ncbi The Queensland Cancer Risk Study: behavioural risk factor results
    Tracey DiSipio
    Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, Queensland Cancer Fund, Spring Hill, Queensland
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:375-82. 2006
    To describe the population prevalence of key cancer risk behaviours in Queensland.
  45. ncbi Spatial statistical analysis of adult mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) counts: an example using light trap data, in Redland Shire, Southeastern Queensland, Australia
    Peter A Ryan
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research and Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, Brisbane QLD 4029, Australia
    J Med Entomol 41:1143-56. 2004
    ..and octenol-baited lights traps to obtain weekly samples of adult mosquitoes in Redland Shire in southeastern Queensland, Australia...
  46. ncbi Prevalence of health behaviours in pregnancy at service entry in a Queensland health service district
    Shelley A Wilkinson
    School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:228-33. 2009
    ..study's objective was to establish the prevalence of cigarette smoking, sufficient fruit and vegetable intake and sufficient physical activity among women accessing antenatal clinics in a Queensland (Australia) health service district.
  47. ncbi Survival of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) eggs in surface and subterranean breeding sites during the northern Queensland dry season
    B M Russell
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research and University of Queensland Tropical Health Program, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Australia
    J Med Entomol 38:441-5. 2001
    ..aegypti (L.) eggs was examined in Townsville, northern Queensland, Australia...
  48. ncbi Trends in birth size and macrosomia in Queensland, Australia, from 1988 to 2005
    Petra H Lahmann
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston Qld, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:533-41. 2009
    The objectives of this study were to explore temporal changes in birth measures in Queensland, Australia, and examine whether secular trends are similar to those in other countries...
  49. ncbi Screening PARK genes for mutations in early-onset Parkinson's disease patients from Queensland, Australia
    George D Mellick
    Eskitis Institute for Cellular and Molecular Therapies, Griffith University, Nathan, QLD 4111, Australia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:105-9. 2009
    ..G2019S mutation in LRRK2. No alpha-synuclein or DJ-1 variants were observed. Our data suggest that approximately 7% of early-onset PD cases seen in Queensland movement disorders clinics have mutations involving known PARK genes.
  50. ncbi Comparison of multiplex PCR with conventional biochemical methods for the identification of Listeria spp. isolates from food and clinical samples in Queensland, Australia
    Bixing Huang
    Public Health Microbiology Laboratory, Queensland Health Scientific Services, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD 4108, Australia
    J Food Prot 70:1874-80. 2007
    ..This study has provided the basic knowledge of distribution of Listeria species and L. monocytogenes serotypes in Queensland, Australia, which is useful for epidemiological investigations of listeriosis.
  51. ncbi Timing of transfer for pregnant women from Queensland Cape York communities to Cairns for birthing
    Joanna L Arnold
    Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:594-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether the current planned transfer of pregnant women from Cape York communities to Cairns at 36 weeks' gestation for birthing is medically appropriate...
  52. ncbi Acute, oedematous Mycobacterium ulcerans infection in a farmer from far north Queensland
    Grant A Jenkin
    Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Vic
    Med J Aust 176:180-1. 2002
  53. ncbi Retrospective, 5-year surgical audit comparing breast cancer in indigenous and non-indigenous women in Far North Queensland
    Ian M Shaw
    Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:758-60. 2003
    ..Breast cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths in Aboriginal women after cervical and lung cancer...
  54. ncbi Clinical location and student learning: outcomes from the LCAP program in Queensland, Australia
    Louise Young
    Centre for Medical Education, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Teach Learn Med 20:261-6. 2008
    Three students in the 3rd year of a graduate entry medical program self-selected to participate in a 1-year clinical placement, each with a rural general practitioner in central western Queensland, Australia.
  55. ncbi Differing trends in sexual risk behaviours in three Australian states: New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland, 1998-2006
    Iryna B Zablotska
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Sex Health 5:125-30. 2008
    ..In recent years, the number of new diagnoses stabilised in New South Wales (NSW), but increased in other states. We reviewed the trends in sexual behaviours to explain this difference...
  56. ncbi Q fever in children: an emerging public health issue in Queensland
    Jennifer H Barralet
    Med J Aust 180:596-7. 2004
  57. ncbi The investigation of a 'cluster' of hepatitis B in teenagers from an indigenous community in North Queensland
    R L Malcolm
    Tropical Public Health Unit, Queensland Health, Cairns, Queensland
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:353-5. 2000
    ..Hepatitis B vaccine should have been offered to this cohort of teenagers in a 'catch-up' program during the late 1980s when they were of pre-school age...
  58. ncbi Perceptions and experiences of random breath testing in Queensland and the self-reported deterrent impact on drunk driving
    Barry Watson
    Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, Carseldine, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 8:11-9. 2007
    ..testing (RBT) on the attitudes, perceptions, and self-reported behavior of motorists in the Australian state of Queensland. Particular attention was given to how exposure to RBT impacted motorists' perceived risk of apprehension and ..
  59. ncbi A land management history for central Queensland, Australia as determined from land-holder questionnaire and aerial photography
    Roderick J Fensham
    Queensland Herbarium, Environmental Protection Agency, Mt Coot tha Road, 4066 Toowong, QLD, Australia
    J Environ Manage 68:409-20. 2003
    Features of the land management history over a 125,755 km(2) area of central Queensland, Australia were determined from a variety of sources. A random sample of 205 site locations provided the basis for determining trends in land use...
  60. pmc A plea for painted railings and painted walls of rooms as the source of lead poisoning amongst Queensland children. 1904
    J Lockhart Gibson
    Public Health Rep 120:301-4. 2005
  61. ncbi The medical and retrieval costs of road crashes in rural and remote northern Queensland, 2004-2007: findings from the Rural and Remote Road Safety Study
    Teresa M O'Connor
    School of Medicine and Dentistry, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:54-6. 2009
    To estimate costs of retrieval, transport and acute medical services associated with road crashes in northern Queensland from March 2004 to June 2007.
  62. ncbi Bacteria associated with ectomycorrhizas of slash pine (Pinus elliottii) in south-eastern Queensland, Australia
    Hironari Izumi
    The Macaulay Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 282:196-204. 2008
    ..ectomycorrhizal and uncolonized roots of Pinus elliottii (slash pine) collected from a plantation in south-east Queensland, Australia, were investigated, using cultivation-dependent and -independent methods...
  63. ncbi Changing epidemiology of meticillin-resistant S. aureus in Queensland, Australia, 2000-2006: use of passive surveillance of susceptibility phenotypes
    G R Nimmo
    Division of Microbiology, Pathology Queensland Central Laboratory, Block 7, Herston Hospitals Complex, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Hosp Infect 70:305-13. 2008
    ..Here we report passive surveillance of all public laboratory susceptibility data in Queensland to track changes in MRSA phenotypes corresponding to the major epidemic strains from 2000 to 2006...
  64. ncbi Herbicide contamination and the potential impact to seagrass meadows in Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
    Kathryn McMahon
    Centre for Marine Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Mar Pollut Bull 51:325-34. 2005
    ..in surface waters associated with inter-tidal seagrass meadows of Zostera muelleri in Hervey Bay, south-east Queensland, Australia. Diuron and atrazine (up to 1...
  65. ncbi Retreat sites of rain forest stream frogs are not a reservoir for Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in northern Queensland, Australia
    Jodi J L Rowley
    Amphibian Disease Ecology Group, School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
    Dis Aquat Organ 74:7-12. 2007
    ..nannotis were sampled 0 to 3 d after occupation during the wet and dry seasons in northern Queensland, Australia, where chytridiomycosis has been endemic for at least 10 yr...
  66. ncbi The prevalence, organ distribution and fertility of cystic echinoccosis in feral pigs in tropical North Queensland, Australia
    D Lidetul
    Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, National Animal Health Research Center, P O Box 04, Sebeta, Ethiopia
    Onderstepoort J Vet Res 74:73-9. 2007
    ..granulosus hydatidosis in feral pigs (Sus domesticus) in the Charters Towers region of tropical North Queensland. Data were collected from a total of 238 carcasses, which were hunted and shot in the Burdekin River catchment ..
  67. ncbi The increasing cost of the basic foods required to promote health in Queensland
    Michelle S Harrison
    Health Promotion Unit, Population Health Branch, Queensland Health, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:9-14. 2007
    To assess changes in the cost and availability of a standard basket of healthy food items (the Healthy Food Access Basket [HFAB]) in Queensland over time.
  68. ncbi Geographical variation of incidence of cutaneous melanoma in Queensland
    Petra Gertraud Buettner
    Skin Cancer Research Group, School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine, and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 16:269-77. 2008
    The study investigated geographical differences and time trends of incidence rate and body site distribution of cutaneous melanoma in Queensland.
  69. ncbi Ultrastructure and small-subunit ribosomal DNA sequence of Henneguya lesteri n. sp. (Myxosporea), a parasite of sand whiting Sillago analis (Sillaginidae) from the coast of Queensland, Australia
    S L Hallett
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Dis Aquat Organ 46:197-212. 2001
    Henneguya lesteri n. sp. (Myxosporea) is described from sand whiting, Sillago analis, from the southern Queensland coast of Australia. H...
  70. ncbi Urban birth and migrant status as risk factors for psychosis: an Australian case-control study
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:533-6. 2001
    ..Urban birth and migrant status have been identified as risk factors for psychosis in North American and European studies. The aim of this study was to explore these variables in an Australian case-control study...
  71. pmc The Queensland experience of participation in a national drug use evaluation project, Community-Acquired Pneumonia Towards Improving Outcomes Nationally (CAPTION)
    Lisa K Pulver
    School of Pharmacy, Steele Building, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    BMC Pulm Med 9:38. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe the experience of Queensland hospitals participating in the Community-Acquired Pneumonia Towards Improving Outcomes Nationally (CAPTION) ..
  72. ncbi Rural and remote health research: key issues for health providers in southern Queensland
    Rob M Eley
    Centre for Rural and Remote Area Health, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:368-72. 2007
    To determine what community health service providers in rural southern Queensland considered were major issues affecting their efficacy...
  73. ncbi The North Queensland "Sun-Safe Clothing" study: design and baseline results of a randomized trial to determine the effectiveness of sun-protective clothing in preventing melanocytic nevi
    Simone L Harrison
    Skin Cancer Research Group, North Queensland Center for Cancer Research, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia 4811
    Am J Epidemiol 161:536-45. 2005
    ..centers (n = 13 intervention and n = 12 control) living in the high-solar-irradiance environment of Townsville, Queensland, Australia...
  74. ncbi Socio-environmental predictors of Barmah forest virus transmission in coastal areas, Queensland, Australia
    Suchithra Naish
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, QLD, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 14:247-56. 2009
    To assess the socio-environmental predictors of Barmah forest virus (BFV) transmission in coastal areas, Queensland, Australia.
  75. ncbi Factors associated with nonmelanoma skin cancer following renal transplantation in Queensland, Australia
    Helen M Ramsay
    Department of Dermatology, Centre for Cell and Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine, Keele University, North Staffordshire Hospital, Stoke on Trent, United Kingdom
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:397-406. 2003
    Caucasian renal transplant recipients living in Queensland, Australia, have the highest risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer in the world.
  76. ncbi Genetic diversity and gene flow among southeastern Queensland koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)
    E V Fowler
    Centre for Molecular Biotechnology, School of Life Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, 4001, Australia
    Mol Ecol 9:155-64. 2000
    Habitat fragmentation and destruction associated with the rapid urban and rural development of southeast Queensland presents an immediate threat to the survival of koala populations within this region...
  77. ncbi Dental education in Queensland: II. Principles of curriculum design
    L J Walsh
    School of Dentistry, University of Queensland, Turbot Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
    SADJ 56:140-6. 2001
    ..This paper outlines the design considerations underlying the new BDSc curriculum at the University of Queensland. This curriculum uses an integrated rather than subject-based approach, with student-centred modes of learning ..
  78. ncbi Fungal keratitis in far north Queensland, Australia
    Michael R J Thew
    Cairns Base Hospital, The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 36:721-4. 2008
    Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders form a significant proportion of the population in far north Queensland and are at increased risk for many eye conditions...
  79. ncbi Prevalence of Parkinson's disease in metropolitan and rural Queensland: a general practice survey
    Catherine M Peters
    Centre for Health Research Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 13:343-8. 2006
    ..A random sample of general practitioners (GPs) throughout Queensland (401 responses from 528 validated practice addresses) was asked to estimate the numbers of patients with IPD and ..
  80. ncbi Comprehensive study of endocrine disrupting compounds using grab and passive sampling at selected wastewater treatment plants in South East Queensland, Australia
    Benjamin L L Tan
    Australian School of Environmental Studies, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland 4111, Australia
    Environ Int 33:654-69. 2007
    ..EEq) in grab and passive samples from five municipal wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) in South East Queensland, Australia...
  81. ncbi The fetal tele-ultrasound project in Queensland
    Barbara Soong
    Mater Mothers Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland
    Aust Health Rev 25:67-73. 2002
    The need for access to tertiary centre experts for those living in rural and remote areas of Queensland is well recognised. With an estimated population of 3...
  82. ncbi Comparison of active venom components between Eastern brown snakes collected from South Australia and Queensland
    Simone Flight
    Level 2, Research Wing, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, 4012, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Ecotoxicology 15:133-41. 2006
    ..in the potency of the venom from Eastern brown snakes collected from South Australia (SA) compared to those from Queensland (QLD). A concentration of 0...
  83. ncbi Suicidal behaviour by train collision in Queensland, 1990-2004
    Diego De Leo
    Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention, Griffith University, Mount Gravatt Campus, QLD 4111, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:772-9. 2008
    ..A study on the incidence of suicide in the train system and a description of main characteristics of victims and attempters was commissioned by Queensland Rail in response to an apparent increase of suicide phenomena and their consequences.
  84. ncbi Histopathology reporting of breast cancer in Queensland: the impact on the quality of reporting as a result of the introduction of recommendations
    R Austin
    Epidemiology Unit, Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, The Cancer Council Queensland, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia
    Pathology 41:361-5. 2009
    ..An audit of the reporting of invasive breast cancer in Queensland was conducted to determine how well these guidelines were utilised in 2004.
  85. ncbi Solaria use in Queensland, Australia
    Sheleigh P Lawler
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre and Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, Queensland Cancer Fund
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:479-82. 2006
    To describe the demographics of solarium users and the correlates of solarium use in Queensland.
  86. ncbi The Well Person's Health Check: a population screening program in indigenous communities in north Queensland
    Geoffrey Miller
    Tropical Public Health Unit Network TPHUN, Queensland Health
    Aust Health Rev 25:136-47. 2002
  87. ncbi Urban-rural differences in survival from cutaneous melanoma in Queensland
    Michael Coory
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:71-4. 2006
    To assess how much of the urban-rural disparity in melanoma survival in Queensland is due to later diagnosis.
  88. ncbi Trends in potential exposure to Australian bat lyssavirus in South East Queensland, 1996 to 2003
    Megan K Young
    Brisbane Southside Public Health Unit, Brisbane, Queensland
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 28:258-60. 2004
    ..Concern exists regarding possible under-reporting of potential exposure to Australian bat lyssavirus especially among volunteer bat carers...
  89. ncbi Maternal and neonatal outcomes following diabetes in pregnancy in Far North Queensland, Australia
    Bronwyn Davis
    Cairns Diabetes Centre, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 49:393-9. 2009
    ..Diabetes in pregnancy (DIP) is increasing and is associated with a number of adverse consequences for both the mother and the child...
  90. ncbi Solar UVR exposures of primary school children at three locations in Queensland
    P Gies
    Australian Radiation Laboratory, Yallambie, Victoria, Australia
    Photochem Photobiol 68:78-83. 1998
    ..For both boys and girls at each location, there was a strong correlation between the mean measured UVR exposure and the ambient solar UVR at that location...
  91. ncbi Lyssaviral infection and lead poisoning in black flying foxes from Queensland
    L F Skerratt
    School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    J Wildl Dis 34:355-61. 1998
    ..examination of tissues are described in wild black flying foxes (Pteropus alecto) from northern Queensland (Australia). An adult female P. alecto showed aggression before death in January 1995...
  92. ncbi Cervical smear participation and prevalence of sexually transmitted infections in women attending a community-controlled Indigenous health service in north Queensland
    K S Panaretto
    Townsville Aboriginal and Islanders Health Services, Queensland
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:171-6. 2006
    ..To increase Pap smear participation and to assess the prevalence of sexually transmitted infection (STI) in urban Indigenous women in Townsville...
  93. ncbi The evolution of Queensland spiny mountain crayfish of the genus Euastacus. I. Testing vicariance and dispersal with interspecific mitochondrial DNA
    Mark Ponniah
    Co operative Research Centre for Tropical Rainforest Ecology and Management, Australian School of Environmental Studies, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland 4111, Australia
    Evolution 58:1073-85. 2004
    ..The data also suggest there was simultaneous vicariance of at least two ancestral Queensland lineages...
  94. ncbi Realtime fetal ultrasound by telemedicine in Queensland. A successful venture?
    F Y Chan
    Centre for Maternal Fetal Medicine, Mater Mothers Hospital, University of Queensland, South Brisbane, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 7:7-11. 2001
    We have established a realtime fetal tele-ultrasound consultation service in Queensland, which has been integrated into our routine clinical practice...
  95. ncbi Cancer nursing research in Queensland, Australia: barriers, priorities, and strategies for progress
    Patsy Yates
    School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Australia
    Cancer Nurs 25:167-80. 2002
    ..the present study was to systematically describe the research experience, attitudes, and opinions of nurses in Queensland, Australia, about priorities and strategies for developing cancer nursing research...
  96. ncbi Pregnancy characteristics of women giving birth to children with fetal alcohol syndrome in Far North Queensland
    Katherine L Coyne
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, James Cook University School of Medicine, Cairns Campus, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:240-7. 2008
    ..major cause of impairment to normal physical and intellectual development among Indigenous children in Far North Queensland; however, little is known of the pregnancy characteristics of mothers of those children diagnosed with FAS or of ..
  97. ncbi Is being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander a risk factor for poor neonatal outcome in a tertiary referral unit in north Queensland?
    K S Panaretto
    Townsville Aboriginal and Islander Health Service, Kirwan Hospital for Women, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:16-22. 2002
    ..To compare perinatal outcomes for all births, and the morbidity and mortality patterns of babies admitted to neonatal intensive care, for non-Indigenous, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (TSI) people in a major remote urban centre...
  98. ncbi A study of postdiagnosis breast cancer concerns for women living in rural and remote Queensland. Part II: Support issues
    P McGrath
    Centre for Public Health Research, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Red Hill, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 7:43-52. 1999
    ..findings from a study on the postdiagnosis support needs of women with breast cancer living in rural and remote Queensland. The findings presented in this discussion focus on support needs from the perspective of the women experiencing ..
  99. ncbi GPs' perceived competence and comfort in managing medical emergencies in southeast Queensland
    Marie Louise Dick
    Centre for General Practice, School of Population Health, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 31:870-5. 2002
    ..Little is known about general practitioners' confidence and competence in managing medical emergencies, yet these qualities are vital to maximise patients' chances of survival...
  100. ncbi Pay for performance in Australia: Queensland's new Clinical Practice Improvement Payment
    Stephen Duckett
    Queensland Health, Brisbane, Australia
    J Health Serv Res Policy 13:174-7. 2008
    ..a high profile scandal relating to quality and safety of care, the health authority in the Australian state of Queensland introduced a pay for performance (P4P) component into its new hospital prospective payment system...
  101. ncbi HPV vaccination: what do Queensland parents think?
    Katrin Hausdorf
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:288-9. 2007

Research Grants46

  1. DNA Methylation Control Hematopoietic Stem Cell Lineage Differentiation
    GRANT ANTHONY CHALLEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..D. at the University of Queensland (Brisbane, QLD, Australia) in May, 2006...
  2. Established Investigator Award in Cancer Prevention and Control
    Thomas L Vaughan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of common diseases;invited participation at the Illumina Americas Scientific Summit and as a visiting scholar at Queensland Institute of Medical Research...
  3. Pathways from genotype and environment to melanoma
    Nicholas K Hayward; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Incidence rates in Queensland are almost five times those in the United States...
  4. Midwest Children's Consortium
    Yumirle P Turmelle; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..interacting with the resources of the Washington University Clinical and Translational Science Award and Queensland Institute for Medical Research, and collaborating with a pediatric primary care network (WU Pediatric/Adolescent ..
  5. The Colon Cancer Family Registry: USC Consortium
    ROBERT WILLIAM HAILE; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..testing of the MLH1, MSH2, and MSH6 proteins, and MMR mutation testing guided by the IHC results, and to the Queensland Institute of Medical Research for testing for somatic mutations in BRAF...
  6. World Melioidosis Congress 2010
    Herbert P Schweizer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..regions of the world - to attend the 6th WMC (also known as WMC2010) that will be held in Townsville, Queensland, Australia, from November 30 to December 3, 2010...
  7. Meeting on the Pathogenesis of Clostridia
    ABRAHAM LINCOLN SONENSHEIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..on the Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of the Clostridia will be held from October 22-25, 2013 in Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia. Previous meetings in this series have occurred at 2-3 year intervals...
  8. THEORETICAL POPULATION GENETICS
    Bruce S Weir; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..They propose to continue collaboration with W.G. Hill at the University of Edinburgh and P.M. Visscher at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research...
  9. Alzheimer's disease risk analyzed using population imaging genomics
    Paul M Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..association scanning (GWAS) and a candidate gene analyses of two large healthy cohorts: (1) 1150 young adult Queensland twins (QTwin;age: 20-29), and (2) 273 older healthy and cognitively impaired adults in the Alzheimer's ..
  10. Genetic Variation in the NF-kappaB Pathway and Ovarian Cancer Etiology
    Ellen L Goode; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..study consists of external validation of approximately 50 polymorphisms using data from ongoing studies at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Australia, and the University of Cambridge, UK...
  11. STATISTICAL AND QUANTITATIVE GENETICS
    Bruce S Weir; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Peter Visscher, Senior Principal Research Fellow at Queensland Institute, will develop and implement better methods to dissect trait variation and predict phenotypes from SNP ..
  12. 13th International Campylobacter/Helicobacter workshop
    Irving Nachamkin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Workshop on Campylobacter, Helicobacter & Related Organisms (CHRO) from September 4-8, 2005 in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia...
  13. 12th International p53 Workshop
    Carol Prives; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Human Carcinogenesis, Bethesda, USA), Dr David Lane (University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland), Dr Martin Lavin (Queensland Institute Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia), Dr Arnold Levine, (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, ..
  14. Potential New Breast Cancer Drugs from Tropical Plants
    DEBRA MORIARITY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The montane cloud forest in Monteverde, Costa Rica, the tropical rain forests in North Queensland, Australia and the tropical forest on Abaco Island, The Bahamas, contain extremely biodiverse populations of ..
  15. HEMOCHROMATOSIS--MECHANISMS AND NOVEL THERAPIES
    Lawrie Powell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the expertise of members of the Clinical Sciences Unit of QIMR in iron metabolism with that of x-ray crystallography and structure-based drug design studies at the Centre for Drug Design and Development in the University of Queensland.
  16. APOE and Functional Severity in Cerebral Palsy
    James Blackman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..They plan to obtain DNA samples on 200 children with CP who are entered in the Victorian CP study and the Queensland CP study in Australia...
  17. BIOIRON RESEARCH CONFERENCES 2001-2005
    Gary Brittenham; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Bioiron 2001 will be held in Cairns, Queensland, Australia, from August 18 to 23, 2001. The Bioiron 2003 conference will be held in Washington, D.C...
  18. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Nancy Buccola; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  19. GENETIC LINKAGE OF SCHIZOPHRENIA USING A GENOME MAP
    Douglas Levinson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The sample is a collaborative effort of four groups (Allegheny University, University of Queensland, University of Iowa, Mt. Sinai)...
  20. AUSTRALASIAN C0L0RECTAL CANCER FAMILY STUDY
    Jeremy Jass; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..approach will be followed with respect to the collection and storage at the Operation Core (University of Queensland) of biological specimens and epidemiological, genetic, clinical, histopathological and molecular data...
  21. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  22. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Douglas Levinson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  23. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Bryan Mowry; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  24. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    FAROOQ AMIN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  25. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Robert Freedman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  26. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    C Cloninger; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  27. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    William Byerley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  28. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Jeremy Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  29. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Pablo Gejman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..C.R. Cloninger), U. Iowa (R. Crowe), U. Colorado (R. Freedman), U. Pennsylvania (D. Levinson), U. Queensland (B. Mowry), and Mt. Sinai (J. Silverman)...
  30. Telomere Biology and DNA Repair
    Andrew Robertson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Reddel, Michael B. Kastan and Titia de Lange, which will be held in Queensland, Australia from October 9-14, 2009...
  31. TRANSITION TO ADULTHOOD IN YOUTH AT RISK FOR DEPRESSION
    Patricia Brennan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The youth and their families are a high-risk sample from a birth cohort study in Queensland, Australia...
  32. Genetic variation in microRNA targets in candidate genes for mental disorders
    Michael James; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Over the past twenty years, the Genetic Epidemiology Unit at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research, under the direction of Dr Nick Martin, has conducted large scale genetic epidemiologic ..
  33. DEVELOPING FAMILY-FOCUSED PREVENTIONS: COPARENTING
    Mark Feinberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Matthew Sanders, Director of the Parenting and Family Support Centre at The University of Queensland; Dr. John Gottman, noted marital researcher and interventionist; Dr...
  34. AUSTRALASIAN COLORECTAL CANCER FAMILY REGISTRY
    John Hopper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..that will contain tissues from 30 colorectal cancers or polyps obtained per year from subjects treated within Queensland. 8...
  35. Maternal overnutrition and offspring fat mass, metabolic and vascular function.
    Debbie Lawlor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  36. Quantification of the environmental UVA exposure
    Michael Kimlin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. Protective Cell-Mediated Immunity Against Lethal H5N1 Influenza A Viruses
    Peter C Doherty; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These studies should allow us to develop a clear, mechanistic understanding of how to promote effective CMI against the H5N1 viruses. ..
  38. JWatcher-event recorder and behavioral analysis program
    DANIEL BLUMSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..While we will continue to freely-distribute the software, on-going support and routine updates will be supported by the sales of a detailed users manual, which will include laboratory exercises suitable for teaching. ..
  39. DIVERGENT CAUSAL PATHWAYS TO MELANOMA: A COMBINED ANALYSIS OF 12 CASE-CONTROL STU
    David Whiteman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Ultimately, the results of this research may contribute to better preventive strategies to reduce the number of people who die from melanoma (currently 8000 people each year in the United States). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Nipah virus and Hendra virus Peptide Therapeutics
    Christopher Broder; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will establish the required experimental conditions and parameters and test this hypothesis in a NiV infection model using the cat. ..
  41. Molecular epidemiology of Barretts esophagus and cancer
    David Whiteman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Anti-Trypanosomal Agents from a Neotropical Cloudforest
    WILLIAM SETZER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The long-term benefit of this research project is the development of new medicines to treat patients with Chagas disease. ..
  43. Nipah Virus and Hendra Virus Subunit Vaccines
    Christopher Broder; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will evaluate monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies in both reporter-gene membrane fusion assays and in virus-neutralization assays. ..
  44. Global GAS Vaccine Based On The M-Protein
    Michael Good; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. HIV-1 Fusion Coreceptors
    Christopher Broder; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..