victoria

Summary

Summary: A state in southeastern Australia, the southernmost state. Its capital is Melbourne. It was discovered in 1770 by Captain Cook and first settled by immigrants from Tasmania. In 1851 it was separated from New South Wales as a separate colony. Self-government was introduced in 1851; it became a state in 1901. It was named for Queen Victoria in 1851. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1295 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, p574)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL) instrument: a psychometric measure of health-related quality of life
    G Hawthorne
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Qual Life Res 8:209-24. 1999
  2. ncbi Respiratory function at age 8-9 years in extremely low birthweight/very preterm children born in Victoria in 1991-1992
    Lex W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:570-6. 2006
  3. ncbi Laboratory diagnosis and surveillance of human respiratory viruses by PCR in Victoria, Australia, 2002-2003
    Julian Druce
    Virology Department, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, 10 Wreckyn Street, North Melbourne 3051, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Virol 75:122-9. 2005
  4. ncbi Epidemiology of primary biliary cirrhosis in Victoria, Australia: high prevalence in migrant populations
    Siddharth Sood
    Department of Gastroenterology, Austin Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Gastroenterology 127:470-5. 2004
  5. doi 2009 H1N1 influenza A and pregnancy outcomes in Victoria, Australia
    Saliya Hewagama
    Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Clin Infect Dis 50:686-90. 2010
  6. ncbi Development and validation of the Beliefs and Behaviour Questionnaire (BBQ)
    Johnson George
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Parkville, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 64:50-60. 2006
  7. ncbi Head lice prevalence in primary schools in Victoria, Australia
    M Counahan
    Communicable Diseases Section, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:616-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Outcome of a screening program for vancomycin-resistant enterococci in a hospital in Victoria
    M L Grayson
    Infectious Disease and Clinical Epidemiology Department, Monash Medical Center, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 171:133-6. 1999
  9. ncbi Retention of allied health professionals in the south-west of Victoria
    Karen Stagnitti
    Department of Rural Health, Greater Green Triangle University, PO Box 423, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 13:364-5. 2005
  10. ncbi The predictors and consequences of adolescent amphetamine use: findings from the Victoria Adolescent Health Cohort Study
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 102:1076-84. 2007

Research Grants

  1. BIOSYNTHESIS AND ASSEMBLY OF MYELIN MEMBRANE PROTEINS
    David Colman; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. OXYGEN AND LIGHT DEPENDENCY OF PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY
    Barbara Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Paracrine Regulation of IGF-I in the Developing Ileum
    Phillip Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. New Opportunity
    Will Gillett; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Chemoprophylaxis for HIV Prevention in Men
    Robert Grant; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Evo-epidemiology of Scistosoma mansoni in children in Kenya
    ERIC LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Evo-epidemiology of Scistosoma mansoni in children in Kenya
    ERIC SAMUEL LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2010
  8. GENE THERAPY FOR ALCOHOLIC LIVER DISEASE
    Ronald Thurman; Fiscal Year: 2000
  9. GENE THERAPY FOR ALCOHOLIC LIVER DISEASE
    Ronald Thurman; Fiscal Year: 2002
  10. GENE THERAPY FOR ALCOHOLIC LIVER DISEASE
    Ronald Thurman; Fiscal Year: 2001

Detail Information

Publications280 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL) instrument: a psychometric measure of health-related quality of life
    G Hawthorne
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Qual Life Res 8:209-24. 1999
    ..Scaling it for economic evaluation using utilities is being undertaken. Respondents have indicated the AQoL is easy to understand and is quickly completed. Its initial properties suggest it may be widely applicable...
  2. ncbi Respiratory function at age 8-9 years in extremely low birthweight/very preterm children born in Victoria in 1991-1992
    Lex W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:570-6. 2006
    ..consecutive survivors with either birth weight < 1,000 g or gestational age < 28 weeks born in the state of Victoria during 1991-1992. Controls comprised 262 randomly selected NBW survivors...
  3. ncbi Laboratory diagnosis and surveillance of human respiratory viruses by PCR in Victoria, Australia, 2002-2003
    Julian Druce
    Virology Department, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, 10 Wreckyn Street, North Melbourne 3051, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Virol 75:122-9. 2005
    ..identified by the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in more than 4,200 specimens collected during 2002 and 2003 in Victoria, Australia from patients admitted to hospitals or participating in an influenza surveillance program...
  4. ncbi Epidemiology of primary biliary cirrhosis in Victoria, Australia: high prevalence in migrant populations
    Siddharth Sood
    Department of Gastroenterology, Austin Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Gastroenterology 127:470-5. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine this issue further by determining the overall prevalence of PBC in one state in Australia and to examine the prevalence among different migrant groups within this population...
  5. doi 2009 H1N1 influenza A and pregnancy outcomes in Victoria, Australia
    Saliya Hewagama
    Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Clin Infect Dis 50:686-90. 2010
    ..Pregnant women have been identified as a group at risk of increased morbidity and mortality associated with the pandemic H1N1 influenza A 2009 (H1N1/09) outbreak...
  6. ncbi Development and validation of the Beliefs and Behaviour Questionnaire (BBQ)
    Johnson George
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Parkville, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 64:50-60. 2006
    ..To develop and validate a questionnaire to screen for potential nonadherence in patients with chronic ailments...
  7. ncbi Head lice prevalence in primary schools in Victoria, Australia
    M Counahan
    Communicable Diseases Section, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:616-9. 2004
    To determine the prevalence of and assess risk factors associated with head lice infections (pediculosis) in children from government primary schools in Victoria, Australia.
  8. ncbi Outcome of a screening program for vancomycin-resistant enterococci in a hospital in Victoria
    M L Grayson
    Infectious Disease and Clinical Epidemiology Department, Monash Medical Center, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 171:133-6. 1999
    ..To screen for faecal colonisation with vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) among potentially at-risk patients...
  9. ncbi Retention of allied health professionals in the south-west of Victoria
    Karen Stagnitti
    Department of Rural Health, Greater Green Triangle University, PO Box 423, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 13:364-5. 2005
  10. ncbi The predictors and consequences of adolescent amphetamine use: findings from the Victoria Adolescent Health Cohort Study
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 102:1076-84. 2007
    ..However, little is known about the predictors and effects of early-onset amphetamine use. We set out to examine these issues using a representative cohort of young people followed-up over 11 years in Victoria, Australia.
  11. ncbi Evaluating the utility of surveillance data to decision makers in Victoria, Australia
    Jeanette Pope
    Strategic Policy and Research, Department for Victorian Communities, GPO Box 2392V, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
    Sex Health 2:97-102. 2005
    Evaluating the utility of surveillance data to decision makers in Victoria, Australia.
  12. pmc Laterality, maldescent, trauma and other clinical factors in the epidemiology of testis cancer in Victoria, Australia
    J M Stone
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Cancer 64:132-8. 1991
    Clinical factors were studied in a population based survey of 1,116 cases of testicular neoplasms in Victoria, Australia, between 1950 and 1978...
  13. ncbi Variations in hospitalizations for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in rural and urban Victoria, Australia
    Zahid Ansari
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Respirology 12:874-80. 2007
    ..Effective and timely management of COPD should reduce the risk of hospitalization. The purpose of this study was to describe variations in COPD hospital admission rates as an indicator of the adequacy of primary care services...
  14. ncbi The effect of smoke-free policies on electronic gaming machine expenditure in Victoria, Australia
    A Lal
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:11-5. 2008
    ..To examine the impact of smoke-free policies in Victorian gambling venues on electronic gaming machine (EGM) expenditure...
  15. ncbi High proportion of influenza B characterises the 2008 influenza season in Victoria
    Kristina A Grant
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, Melbourne, Victoria
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 33:328-36. 2009
    The 2008 influenza season in Victoria was distinctive because of the increased proportion of influenza-like illness (ILI) cases due to influenza B infection and the lateness of the season compared with preceding years...
  16. ncbi Molecular and epidemiological features of GIIb norovirus outbreaks in Victoria, Australia, 2002-2005
    L D Bruggink
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Virol 81:1652-60. 2009
    ..poorly understood and this study examined these questions using norovirus-associated gastroenteritis outbreaks in Victoria, Australia, during 2002-2005...
  17. pmc Measuring the impact of intimate partner violence on the health of women in Victoria, Australia
    T Vos
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Brisbane, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 84:739-44. 2006
    Using burden of disease methodology, estimate the health risks of intimate partner violence (IPV) among women in Victoria, Australia.
  18. ncbi Epidemiology of sepsis in Victoria, Australia
    Vijaya Sundararajan
    Victorian Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Crit Care Med 33:71-80. 2005
    To determine the clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of patients with sepsis admitted to hospitals in Victoria, Australia, including the incidence of sepsis and severe sepsis, utilization of intensive care unit (ICU) resources, and ..
  19. ncbi Having a baby in Victoria 1989-2000: continuity and change in the decade following the Victorian Ministerial Review of Birthing Services
    Stephanie Brown
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Carlton, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:242-50. 2002
    To investigate changing patterns in the provision of maternity care in Victoria based on data collected in three statewide surveys conducted in 1989, 1994 and 2000.
  20. ncbi Parental knowledge, beliefs and behaviours for oral health of toddlers residing in rural Victoria
    M G Gussy
    School of Dental Science, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria
    Aust Dent J 53:52-60. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the oral health-related knowledge, attitudes and reported behaviours of parents of children aged 12-24 months living in rural areas of Victoria, Australia.
  21. ncbi Changing availability of neonatal intensive care for extremely low birthweight infants in Victoria over two decades
    Lex W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:136-9. 2004
    ..To determine the changes in availability of neonatal intensive care for extremely low birthweight (ELBW) infants, and the consequences of a lack of availability...
  22. doi Recent trends in risky alcohol consumption and related harm among young people in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:266-71. 2008
    To examine recent trends in the proportion of young people who drink at risky levels and the rate of alcohol-related harms experienced by young people in Victoria, Australia.
  23. doi The impact of smoke on respiratory hospital outcomes during the 2002-2003 bushfire season, Victoria, Australia
    Rachel Tham
    School of Rural Health, MonashUniversity, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Respirology 14:69-75. 2009
    ..During January to March 2003, the north-east and Alpine regions of the state of Victoria experienced major bushfires that created a blanket of smoke over the entire state for extended periods of time...
  24. pmc Risk-factors for meningococcal disease in Victoria, Australia, in 1997
    P Robinson
    Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit, Murdoch Children's Research Institute/Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children's Hospital, Victoria
    Epidemiol Infect 127:261-8. 2001
    In Victoria between 1990 and 1996, meningococcal infections occurred in 1-2/100,000 people each year, with sometimes devastating outcome...
  25. ncbi The burden of mental disorders in Victoria, 1996
    T Vos
    Public Health Division, Department of Human Services, 18 120 Spencer Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:53-62. 2001
    Between 1998 and 1999, a burden of disease assessment was carried out in Victoria, Australia applying and improving on the methods of the Global Burden of Disease Study...
  26. ncbi Molecular and epidemiological features of norovirus-associated gastroenteritis outbreaks in Victoria, Australia in 2001
    John A Marshall
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Virol 75:321-31. 2005
    Norovirus was identified in 30 of 59 gastroenteritis outbreaks occurring in the state of Victoria, Australia in 2001 by RT-PCR and/or electron microscopy (EM)...
  27. ncbi Prevalence of health promotion policies in sports clubs in Victoria, Australia
    Suzanne Jane Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:121-9. 2006
    ..Communication between associations and clubs needs to be monitored by health agencies to ensure support and resources for policy development to reach the club level...
  28. ncbi The profile of health problems in African immigrants attending an infectious disease unit in Melbourne, Australia
    Katherine B Gibney
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:805-11. 2009
    ..Clinicians need to be aware of these conditions to meet the health needs of this group. Comprehensive health checks should be encouraged for new arrivals, particularly from high-risk areas...
  29. ncbi Prevalence of emotional and physical health concerns amongst young people in Victoria
    E Waters
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 35:28-33. 1999
    ..To describe the emotional and physical health concerns of young people, and identify the concerns for which young people are more likely to seek help...
  30. ncbi Dynamic light use and protection from excess light in upper canopy and coppice leaves of Nothofagus cunninghamii in an old growth, cool temperate rainforest in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Tausz
    School of Forest and Ecosystem Science, University of Melbourne, Water Street, Creswick, Victoria 3363, Australia
    New Phytol 165:143-55. 2005
    ..in upper canopy and coppice leaves of Nothofagus cunninghamii growing in an old-growth rainforest gully in Victoria, Australia. Shaded leaves were exposed to a sudden increase in irradiance from 20 to 1500 micromol m(-2) s(-1)...
  31. ncbi A statewide system of trauma care in Victoria: effect on patient survival
    Peter A Cameron
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:546-50. 2008
    To determine whether the statewide system of trauma care introduced in 2000 has resulted in improved survival for all major trauma patients in Victoria.
  32. ncbi Individual and community correlates of young people's high-risk drinking in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:241-8. 2008
    ..individual- and community-level correlates of regular very high-risk drinking (more than 20 drinks at least 12 times a year for males and more than 11 drinks at least 12 times a year for females) among young (16-24) drinkers in Victoria.
  33. ncbi Workforce trends in specialist and GP obstetric practice in Victoria
    Cameron S Loy
    Greater Green Triangle University Department of Rural Health, Flinders and Deakin Universities, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:26-30. 2007
    To provide a contemporary picture of the general practitioner and specialist obstetric workforce in Victoria.
  34. ncbi Intravenous potassium chloride prescribing and administration practices in Victoria: an observational study
    Melita A Van de Vreede
    Pharmacy Department, Bayside Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:575-7. 2008
    ..To identify current prescribing and administration practices in relation to intravenous potassium chloride (IV KCl)...
  35. ncbi Prevalence of colonisation with vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) among haemodialysis outpatients in Victoria: implications for screening
    Laurelle J Burrell
    Med J Aust 182:492. 2005
  36. ncbi General practitioners leaving rural practice in Western Victoria
    P MacIsaac
    West Vic Division of General Practice, Ararat, Victoria, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 8:68-72. 2000
    ..of General Practice, The University of Queensland conducted a qualitative study of GPs who had left western Victoria over the previous 10 years to examine issues relating to the decision to leave rural practice...
  37. ncbi Gender differences in the utilisation of optometric services in Victoria
    Ben Harris
    Optometrists Association Australia, Victorian Division, PO Box 1045, Fitzroy North, VIC 3068, Australia
    Clin Exp Optom 88:109-12. 2005
    ..Men are 28 per cent less likely than women to see an optometrist in Victoria. Both women's and men's utilisation of optometric services in Victoria increase with age but there are clear ..
  38. ncbi Factors influencing recent dental graduates' location and sector of employment in Victoria
    M Silva
    School of Dental Science, The University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Dent J 51:46-51. 2006
    Recruitment and retention of dentists in the public sector and rural areas in Victoria has become increasingly difficult in recent years...
  39. pmc A snapshot of the prevalence of physical activity amongst older, community dwelling people in Victoria, Australia: patterns across the 'young-old' and 'old-old'
    Jane Sims
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 7:4. 2007
    ..Physical activity has a range of health benefits for older people. The aim of this study was to determine physical activity prevalence and attitudes amongst respondents to a trial screening survey...
  40. ncbi Paediatric slow-speed non-traffic fatalities: Victoria, Australia, 1985-1995
    P Robinson
    Public Health Branch, Department of Human Services, Victoria, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 29:731-7. 1997
    ..In Victoria, Australia, the database of the state Consultative Council on Obstetric and Paediatric Morbidity and Mortality ..
  41. ncbi Incidence of Chlamydia infection among asymptomatic women pesented for routine Papanicolaou smear: experience in South-Western Victoria, Australia
    David T W Chiang
    Rural Remote Health 6:633. 2006
  42. doi Outcomes at age 2 years of infants < 28 weeks' gestational age born in Victoria in 2005
    Lex W Doyle
    Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 156:49-53.e1. 2010
    To determine the survival rates and neurosensory outcomes of infants born at gestational age 22-27 weeks in the state of Victoria in 2005 and compare theses data with those for similar infants born in the 1990s.
  43. ncbi A new surveillance system for monitoring HIV infection in Victoria, Australia
    Rebecca Guy
    Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Research, Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
    Sex Health 4:195-9. 2007
    To establish a new mechanism for monitoring patterns of HIV infection, in the context of a sustained increase in HIV diagnosis among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Victoria.
  44. ncbi Measles outbreak in young adults in Victoria, 1999
    S B Lambert
    Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 173:467-71. 2000
    To describe an outbreak of measles in Victoria.
  45. doi A decline in varicella but an uncertain impact on zoster following varicella vaccination in Victoria, Australia
    Kylie S Carville
    Epidemiology Unit, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, Australia
    Vaccine 28:2532-8. 2010
    ..We examined trends in varicella and zoster hospitalisations and community consultations in Victoria during periods of no vaccine, private availability of vaccine and funded vaccination...
  46. ncbi Sustained increase in infectious syphilis notifications in Victoria
    Rebecca J Guy
    Med J Aust 183:218. 2005
  47. ncbi Salvage logging in the montane ash eucalypt forests of the Central Highlands of Victoria and its potential impacts on biodiversity
    D B Lindenmayer
    Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia
    Conserv Biol 20:1005-15. 2006
    The two major forms of disturbance in the montane ash eucalypt forests of the Central Highlands of Victoria (southeastern Australia) are clearfell logging and unplanned wildfires...
  48. ncbi Interlaboratory variation of GHb assays in Victoria, Australia
    R E Gilbert
    Endocrinology Unit, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 19:730-4. 1996
    ..To determine the extent of interlaboratory variation and accuracy in the measurement of glycated hemoglobin (GHb)...
  49. ncbi The management of testicular cancer in Victoria, 1988-1993. Urology Study Committee of the Victorian Co-operative Oncology Group
    G C Toner
    Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 174:328-31. 2001
    To evaluate the patterns of care and management of testicular cancer in Victoria.
  50. pmc End-of-life decisions in medical practice: a survey of doctors in Victoria (Australia)
    D A Neil
    School of English Literatures, Philosophy and Languages, Faculty of Arts, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia
    J Med Ethics 33:721-5. 2007
    To discover the current state of opinion and practice among doctors in Victoria, Australia, regarding end-of-life decisions and the legalisation of voluntary euthanasia. Longitudinal comparison with similar 1987 and 1993 studies.
  51. ncbi An epidemiologic study of orofacial clefts with other birth defects in Victoria, Australia
    Linda D Vallino-Napoli
    Craniofacial Outcomes Research Laboratory, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware 19899, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 43:571-6. 2006
    To describe the epidemiological characteristics of oral clefts occurring with other birth defects in Victoria, Australia.
  52. ncbi Road traffic fatalities in Victoria, Australia and changes to the trauma care system
    F T McDermott
    The Consultative Committee on Road Traffic Fatalities in Victoria, Southbank, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Surg 88:1099-104. 2001
    The aim was to identify organizational and clinical errors in the management of road traffic fatalities and to use this information to improve Victoria's trauma care system.
  53. ncbi Newborn circumcision in Victoria, Australia: reasons and parental attitudes
    Bo Xu
    St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 78:1019-22. 2008
    ..of this study was to study the reasons why some parents continue to seek professional circumcision service for their newborn boys in Victoria, Australia, their attitudes towards newborn circumcision and their personal characteristics.
  54. ncbi Epidemiology of laboratory confirmed tuberculosis in Victoria, 1990 to 2004
    Michelle E McPherson
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Acton, Australian Capital Territory
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 32:237-41. 2008
    ..we investigated all laboratory confirmed tuberculosis cases diagnosed by the State TB reference laboratory in Victoria between 1990 and 2004...
  55. ncbi Attendance rates and outcomes of cardiac rehabilitation in Victoria, 1998
    Vijaya Sundararajan
    Department of Human Services, L18 120 Spencer St, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Med J Aust 180:268-71. 2004
    To describe the patterns of use of cardiac rehabilitation in Victoria and to assess whether the survival benefits predicted in clinical trials have been realised in the community.
  56. ncbi Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Victoria: a 10-year review
    Caroline J Lavender
    Mycobacterium Reference Laboratory, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:315-8. 2009
    To describe demographic and clinical characteristics of patients residing in Victoria who were diagnosed with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) during the period 1 January 1998 to 31 December 2007.
  57. ncbi Bartonella-like DNA detected in Ixodes tasmani ticks (Acari: Ixodida) infesting Koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) in Victoria, Australia
    Inger Marie E Vilcins
    1 Department of Biological Sciences, Division of Environmental and Life Sciences Macquarie University, North Ryde, NSW, Australia
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 9:499-503. 2009
    ..n = 1) were collected from wild koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) at the Koala Convention Centre, Philip Island, Victoria, Australia and screened for the presence of Bartonella using the target gene gltA...
  58. ncbi Potential for organ donation in Victoria: an audit of hospital deaths
    Helen I Opdam
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:250-4. 2006
    ..To determine the potential for organ donation in 12 Victorian hospitals...
  59. ncbi Cancer in adolescents and young adults: treatment and outcome in Victoria
    Anne E Mitchell
    Department of Haematology and Oncology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 180:59-62. 2004
    To describe the location of treatment, recruitment to clinical trials and outcomes for adolescents and young adults treated for cancer in Victoria.
  60. ncbi Bicycling injuries and mortality in Victoria, 2001-2006
    Mirjana Sikic
    Emergency Department, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:353-6. 2009
    ..To investigate the incidence of bicycling injuries and bicycle injury characteristics in the Victorian population...
  61. ncbi Heroin-related deaths in Victoria: a review of cases for 1997 and 1998
    J Gerostamoulos
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine, Monash University, 57-83 Kavanagh St, Southbank, Vic. 3006, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 61:123-7. 2001
    The objectives of this paper were to determine the number of heroin-related deaths in Victoria for the years 1997-1998 and to detail the demography and toxicology findings, and also compare heroin death rates for this decade...
  62. ncbi Mental health reforms and their impact on consumer and carer participation: a perspective from Victoria, Australia
    John Lammers
    School of Postgraduate Nursing, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 25:261-76. 2004
    b>Victoria, Australia has experienced significant changes in the structure and delivery of mental health services over the past three decades...
  63. ncbi Influence of prenatal diagnosis and pregnancy termination of fetuses with birth defects on the perinatal mortality rate in Victoria, Australia
    Natasha Davidson
    Victorian Public Health Training Scheme, Department of Human Services, Victoria, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:50-5. 2005
    Historical data show that in Victoria birth defects have accounted for approximately 25% of all perinatal deaths...
  64. pmc Invasive pneumococcal disease in Victoria: a better measurement of the true incidence
    H J Clothier
    Communicable Diseases Section, Rural and Regional Health and Aged Care Services Division, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 136:225-31. 2008
    ..We conducted sequential deterministic data-linkage between IPD notifications and hospitalization data in Victoria, Australia, in order to determine whether all diagnosed cases were being reported...
  65. doi A whole of population-based series of radical prostatectomy in Victoria, 1995 to 2000
    Damien Bolton
    Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:527-33. 2009
    ....
  66. doi Sex workers can be screened too often: a cost-effectiveness analysis in Victoria, Australia
    David P Wilson
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 86:117-25. 2010
    Commercial sex is licensed in Victoria, Australia such that sex workers are required to have regular tests for sexually transmitted infections (STIs)...
  67. ncbi Cigarette smoking and interest in quitting among consumers at a Psychiatric Disability Rehabilitation and Support Service in Victoria
    Kristen Moeller-Saxone
    Department of Public Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:479-81. 2008
    ..To gather information on smoking rates and interest in smoking cessation among consumers at a Psychiatric Disability Rehabilitation and Support Service (PDRSS)...
  68. ncbi Therapeutic group programme for women with postnatal depression in rural Victoria: a pilot study
    Elizabeth Craig
    Womens Mental Health Worker, Centre for Rural Mental Health, Bendigo Health Care Group, Bendigo, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 13:291-5. 2005
    ....
  69. ncbi Obesity and undernutrition in sub-Saharan African immigrant and refugee children in Victoria, Australia
    Andre M N Renzaho
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Victoria, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15:482-90. 2006
    ..In conclusion, obesity and overweight are very prevalent in SSA migrant children and undernutrition, especially wasting, was also not uncommon in this target group...
  70. ncbi Higher than expected seasonal influenza activity in Victoria, 2007
    Emma R Miller
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, Melbourne, Victoria
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 32:63-70. 2008
    ..The most common strains identified in Victoria in the 2007 influenza season were A/ Brisbane/10/2007-like followed by A/Solomon Islands/3/2006-like...
  71. pmc Molecular changes associated with altered patterns of norovirus outbreak epidemics in Victoria, Australia, in 2006 to 2007
    Leesa D Bruggink
    Gastroenteritis Section, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, 10 Wreckyn Street, North Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 48:857-61. 2010
    ..In 2006, the pattern of NoV outbreak epidemics in Victoria, Australia, changed compared to the pattern for 2002 to 2005 and 2007...
  72. ncbi Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy in Victoria
    K Opeskin
    Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine, Southbank, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 7:34-7. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine associated factors and mechanisms relating to SUDEP in Victoria. The study was a retrospective study based on data from questionnaires completed by treating doctors and coronial ..
  73. doi Eye injuries in rural Victoria, Australia
    Simon Raymond
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 37:698-702. 2009
    Eye injury causes significant morbidity and is a leading cause of blindness worldwide. This study investigates the incidence, spectrum and patterns of eye injury presenting to a rural hospital in Victoria, Australia.
  74. ncbi Asthma is more prevalent in rural New South Wales than metropolitan Victoria, Australia
    R K Woods
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash Medical School and Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Respirology 5:257-63. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the prevalence of adult respiratory symptoms and conditions in a rural setting with a metropolitan setting...
  75. pmc The early postnatal period: exploring women's views, expectations and experiences of care using focus groups in Victoria, Australia
    Della A Forster
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Lt Lonsdale St, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:27. 2008
    ..We aimed to gain a more in-depth understanding of women's views, expectations and experiences of early postnatal care...
  76. ncbi Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Victoria: rural and urban outcomes
    Paul A Jennings
    Rural Ambulance Victoria, Geelong, Victoria
    Med J Aust 185:135-9. 2006
    To compare the survival rate from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in rural and urban areas of Victoria, and to investigate the factors associated with these differences.
  77. pmc Effects of a medical emergency team on reduction of incidence of and mortality from unexpected cardiac arrests in hospital: preliminary study
    Michael D Buist
    Department of Intensive Care, Dandenong Hospital, Dandenong, VIC 3175, Australia
    BMJ 324:387-90. 2002
    ..To determine whether earlier clinical intervention by a medical emergency team prompted by clinical instability in a patient could reduce the incidence of and mortality from unexpected cardiac arrest in hospital...
  78. ncbi A chlamydia prevalence survey of young women living in Melbourne, Victoria
    Jane S Hocking
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Sex Health 3:235-40. 2006
    To estimate the population-based chlamydia prevalence among women aged 18 to 35 years living in Melbourne, Victoria, and to assess the feasibility of using mailed urine specimens to test women.
  79. ncbi Cause-specific prevalence of bilateral visual impairment in Victoria, Australia: the Visual Impairment Project
    M R VanNewkirk
    Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Ophthalmology 108:960-7. 2001
    ..The study uses a cluster stratified random sample of 4744 participants from two cohorts, urban, and rural Victoria. Participants completed a standardized interview and eye examination, including presenting and best-corrected ..
  80. ncbi Knowledge and awareness of human papillomavirus (HPV): attitudes towards HPV vaccination among a representative sample of women in Victoria, Australia
    Marian K Pitts
    Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University, 215 Franklin Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Sex Health 4:177-80. 2007
    ....
  81. ncbi Impact of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza on critical care capacity in Victoria
    Martin E Lum
    State Government of Victoria, Department of Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:502-6. 2009
    To describe the demand for critical care hospital admissions in Victoria resulting from the rapid rise in the number of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza cases, and to describe the role of modelling tools to assist with the response to the ..
  82. doi The impact of immigration on the burden of HIV infection in Victoria, Australia
    Danielle Horyniak
    Centre for Population Health, Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Sex Health 6:123-8. 2009
    ..Case reporting of new diagnoses does not account for inwards and outwards migration of people with HIV infection, thereby providing an inaccurate basis for planning...
  83. ncbi Australia's influenza containment plan and the swine flu epidemic in Victoria
    M Lindsay Grayson
    Infectious Diseases Department, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:150. 2009
    ..What lessons can be learnt from Australia's initial response to the outbreak?..
  84. ncbi Toxocara canis: egg presence in Melbourne parks and disease incidence in Victoria
    Susan M Carden
    Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 31:143-6. 2003
    Toxocara canis can cause blinding eye disease. This study assessed the presence of T. canis eggs in soil from parks in Melbourne and also the incidence of presumed ocular toxocariasis in Victoria.
  85. ncbi Animal and human bite injuries in Victoria, 1998-2004
    Catherine E MacBean
    Emergency Department, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:38-40. 2007
    To describe the epidemiology of mammal (human and non-human) bite injuries in Victoria. PARTICIPANTS, DESIGN AND SETTING: Retrospective case series of injuries recorded in the Victorian Emergency Minimum Dataset (VEMD) (1998-2004) and ..
  86. ncbi Consensus recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment and control of Mycobacterium ulcerans infection (Bairnsdale or Buruli ulcer) in Victoria, Australia
    Paul D R Johnson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Austin Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:64-8. 2007
    ..For small lesions this may be all that is required. However, there is a role for antibiotics for more extensive disease, and their use may allow more conservative surgery...
  87. ncbi Secondhand smoke exposure and respiratory symptoms among casino, club, and office workers in Victoria, Australia
    Melanie Wakefield
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    J Occup Environ Med 47:698-703. 2005
    ..To examine the association between smoke-free policies, exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS) at work, and self-reported respiratory and sensory symptoms of workers...
  88. ncbi Is mechanism of injury alone a useful predictor of major trauma?
    Malcolm J Boyle
    Monash University, Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, McMahons Road, Frankston 3199, Victoria, Australia
    Injury 39:986-92. 2008
    The Review of Trauma and Emergency Services in Victoria -1999 left unresolved the predictive value of mechanism of injury in pre-hospital trauma triage guidelines. Ethics approval was granted...
  89. ncbi Complementary medicine use among people living with HIV/AIDS in Victoria, Australia: practices, attitudes and perceptions
    S L Thomas
    Centre for the Study of Ethics in Medicine and Society, Monash Medical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 18:453-7. 2007
    ..Further research is needed into (a) the effects of CAMs and (b) the enhancement of communication and collaboration between patients, doctors and complementary medicine practitioners...
  90. pmc PRISM (Program of Resources, Information and Support for Mothers) Protocol for a community-randomised trial [ISRCTN03464021]
    Judith Lumley
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday St, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 3:36. 2003
    ..Their perceptions of factors contributing to depression are lack of support, isolation, exhaustion and physical health problems. Fewer than one in three affected women seek help in primary care despite frequent contacts...
  91. pmc Take the sex out of STI screening! Views of young women on implementing chlamydia screening in General Practice
    Natasha L Pavlin
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 8:62. 2008
    ..Australia is developing a chlamydia screening program. This study aimed to determine the attitudes of young women to the introduction of chlamydia screening in Australian General Practice...
  92. ncbi Coronary heart disease risk prediction by general practitioners in Victoria
    Anna Peeters
    Med J Aust 180:252. 2004
  93. ncbi The general practice experience of the swine flu epidemic in Victoria--lessons from the front line
    Peter Eizenberg
    North East Valley Division of General Practice, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:151-3. 2009
    The swine influenza (H1N1 09) outbreak in Victoria has provided an excellent opportunity to review the Australian Health Management Plan for Pandemic Influenza (AHMPPI) and to assess its performance in practice...
  94. pmc Increase in meningococcal disease associated with the emergence of a novel ST-11 variant of serogroup C Neisseria meningitidis in Victoria, Australia, 1999-2000
    D E Tribe
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 128:7-14. 2002
    In the years 1999-2000, there was an increase in the incidence of meningococcal disease in Victoria, largely caused by Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C...
  95. ncbi Associations between alcohol related hospital admissions and alcohol consumption in Victoria: influence of socio-demographic factors
    H Jonas
    Department of General Practice and Public Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:272-9. 1999
    ..apparent per-capita alcohol consumption, alcohol-related hospital admission rates, and the distributions of socio-demographic factors for people residing in 76 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Victoria, during the 1995-1996 fiscal year.
  96. ncbi Complications of diabetes in the hospitalized population in Victoria, 1993-95
    D A O'Hara
    Department of Human Services, Melbourne VIC, Australia
    J Qual Clin Pract 18:177-85. 1998
    ..1% and 1.4%, respectively. Of all lower limb amputations carried out in Victoria over the period, 40% (1281) were in people with diabetes. Eye surgery was carried out on (6...
  97. ncbi Reporting of adverse events in hospitals in Victoria, 1994-1995
    D A O'Hara
    Public Health Branch, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 166:460-3. 1997
    ..To describe the nature and frequency of adverse events (AEs) reported in routine inpatient data collection...
  98. ncbi A measles outbreak among young adults in Victoria, February 2001
    Natasha Davidson
    Victorian Public Health Training Scheme, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Australia
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 26:273-8. 2002
    ..This cohort was identified as being at high risk of measles infection after a previous outbreak in Victoria involving 75 cases. These individuals are now aged between 20 and 33 years...
  99. ncbi Legionnaires' disease outbreak: Victoria's largest identified outbreak
    N Formica
    Communicable Diseases Section, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Commun Dis Intell 24:199-202. 2000
    This paper describes and analyses some aspects of an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in Victoria, commencing in late October 1998...
  100. ncbi Slip! Slop! Slap! and SunSmart, 1980-2000: Skin cancer control and 20 years of population-based campaigning
    M Montague
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control at the Cancer Control Research Institute, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Educ Behav 28:290-305. 2001
    The Anti-Cancer Council of Victoria has been running sun protection programs for more than 20 years: Slip! Slop! Slap! from 1980 to 1988 and SunSmart from 1988 to the present...
  101. ncbi Establishing thresholds for influenza surveillance in Victoria
    Caroline G Watts
    Epidemiology Division, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, Locked Bag 815, Carlton South, Victoria 3053
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:409-12. 2003
    ..illness (ILI) that could be attributed to influenza infection over five consecutive influenza seasons in Victoria, to compare ILI activity with hospital admissions for influenza, and to develop thresholds that would indicate ..

Research Grants72

  1. BIOSYNTHESIS AND ASSEMBLY OF MYELIN MEMBRANE PROTEINS
    David Colman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..the major myelin proteins, each fused to a fluorescent protein (FP) derivative from the jellyfish, Aequorea victoria. Green or Blue Fluorescent Protein (FP cDNA cassettes will be linked to cDNAs encoding the 14K or 21...
  2. OXYGEN AND LIGHT DEPENDENCY OF PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY
    Barbara Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the interaction of two photosensitizers, an anionic pyropheophorbide derivative (HPPH) and the cationic dye Victoria Blue-BO (VBBO)...
  3. Paracrine Regulation of IGF-I in the Developing Ileum
    Phillip Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The primary mentor, Dr. Victoria Camerini, has a productive record in both research and research training (she currently holds an RO1 and is a ..
  4. New Opportunity
    Will Gillett; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of Louisville, Louisville, KY [unreadable] Public Health Seattle/King County [unreadable] University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada [unreadable] Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand [unreadable] Umea University, Umea, ..
  5. Chemoprophylaxis for HIV Prevention in Men
    Robert Grant; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..05/01) Page 2 Form Page 2 Lama, Javier R. Lucchetti, Aldo Page-Shafer, Kimberly Sanchez, Jorge Zamalloa, Victoria Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Asociacion Civil Impacta Salud y Educacion ..
  6. Evo-epidemiology of Scistosoma mansoni in children in Kenya
    ERIC LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..human host, and focuses particularly on adult human subjects and foci of transmission along the shores of Lake Victoria. Building on the techniques developed in the parent grant, we will complement and expand its impact by applying ..
  7. Evo-epidemiology of Scistosoma mansoni in children in Kenya
    ERIC SAMUEL LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..human host, and focuses particularly on adult human subjects and foci of transmission along the shores of Lake Victoria. Building on the techniques developed in the parent grant, we will complement and expand its impact by applying ..
  8. GENE THERAPY FOR ALCOHOLIC LIVER DISEASE
    Ronald Thurman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Initially, recombinant adeno associated virus (rAAV) vectors containing transgenes for the jellyfish (Aequorea victoria) green fluorescent protein (GFP) will be injected into small male and female Wistar rats to determine the time ..
  9. GENE THERAPY FOR ALCOHOLIC LIVER DISEASE
    Ronald Thurman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Initially, recombinant adeno associated virus (rAAV) vectors containing transgenes for the jellyfish (Aequorea victoria) green fluorescent protein (GFP) will be injected into small male and female Wistar rats to determine the time ..
  10. GENE THERAPY FOR ALCOHOLIC LIVER DISEASE
    Ronald Thurman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Initially, recombinant adeno associated virus (rAAV) vectors containing transgenes for the jellyfish (Aequorea victoria) green fluorescent protein (GFP) will be injected into small male and female Wistar rats to determine the time ..
  11. Evidence based control strategies of Sleeping Sickness vectors
    Serap Aksoy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Earlier tsetse control efforts in the Lake Victoria basin and in the southern Rift Valley were unsustainable and these regions rapidly became repopulated...
  12. 3rd ASM Conference on Salmonella
    Ferric Fang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..on Salmonella, which were held from 20-24 September 2003, in Sardinia, Italy and from 9-13 September 2006, in Victoria, BC, Canada. This conference series is the only one that covers all aspects of Salmonella research...
  13. CORE--TISSUE BANK
    Mark Watson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The Core is staffed by 2.5 full time employee equivalents. Victoria Holtschlag, B.S., administration of the laboratory...
  14. Wsahington Univ & BJC Epi-Center for Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infectio
    Victoria Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Page 2 FormPage 2 P_="_E'_I'_mat!esSgator,'ProgramDirector(Last, First, Middle): Fraser, Victoria J. I__'-'YPERSO,%.%ELSee L,'_tru_Jens...
  15. Determinants of resistance in human schistosomiasis
    Daniel G Colley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..mansoni in Lake Victoria, and is based on 14 years of collaborative, longitudinal studies...
  16. NW Research Center for Excellence in Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases
    Samuel Miller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Additional sites for collaboration include the NIAID Rocky Mountain Laboratory in Montana, the University of Victoria, British Columbia, and collaborators at sites in Thailand, Sweden, and Mexico...
  17. NW Research Center for Excellence in Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases
    Samuel Miller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Additional sites for collaboration include the NIAID Rocky Mountain Laboratory in Montana, the University of Victoria, British Columbia, and collaborators at sites in Thailand, Sweden, and Mexico...
  18. Evo-epidemiology of Schistosoma mansoni in western Kenya
    ERIC LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Gerald M. Mkoji of the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and will take place in Kisumu, Kenya, near Lake Victoria. Our efforts will interface with those of an ongoing KEMRI project undertaken in collaboration with the Center ..
  19. Evo-epidemiology of Schistosoma mansoni in western Kenya
    ERIC LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Gerald M. Mkoji of the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and will take place in Kisumu, Kenya, near Lake Victoria. Our efforts will interface with those of an ongoing KEMRI project undertaken in collaboration with the Center ..
  20. Evo-epidemiology of Schistosoma mansoni in western Kenya
    ERIC LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Gerald M. Mkoji of the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and will take place in Kisumu, Kenya, near Lake Victoria. Our efforts will interface with those of an ongoing KEMRI project undertaken in collaboration with the Center ..
  21. Evo-epidemiology of Schistosoma mansoni in western Kenya
    ERIC LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Gerald M. Mkoji of the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and will take place in Kisumu, Kenya, near Lake Victoria. Our efforts will interface with those of an ongoing KEMRI project undertaken in collaboration with the Center ..
  22. BIOLUMINESCENT PROTEINS AS LABELS IN DIAGNOSTIC ASSAYS
    MILTON CORMIER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Our laboratory has recently cloned and expressed two recombinant bioluminescent proteins, aequorin (from Aequorea victoria) and Renilla luciferase...
  23. CORE--DATA MANAGEMENT AND STATISTICS
    Sati Mazumdar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Under the expert guidance of Dr. Victoria Grochocinski, the data management component will handle all aspects of data processing, storage, and analysis ..
  24. CORE--DATA MANAGEMENT AND STATISTICS
    Sati Mazumdar; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Under the expert guidance of Dr. Victoria Grochocinski, the data management component will handle all aspects of data processing, storage, and analysis ..
  25. INTRACELLULAR INFECTION OF HUMAN ALVEOLAR MACROPHAGES
    David Park; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..pneumophila and M. tuberculosis; 3) to develop and use a virulent L. pneumophila strain transduced with the A victoria green fluorescent protein gene to co-localize intracellular bacteria and specific components of the human ..
  26. INTRACELLULAR INFECTION OF HUMAN ALVEOLAR MACROPHAGES
    David Park; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..pneumophila and M. tuberculosis; 3) to develop and use a virulent L. pneumophila strain transduced with the A victoria green fluorescent protein gene to co-localize intracellular bacteria and specific components of the human ..
  27. Norms and Built Environment: Use of Shade in U.S. and Australian City Parks
    David B Buller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Pilot studies confirmed that adults in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia had stronger sun protection habits and norms than adults in Denver, Colorado, USA...
  28. INTRACELLULAR INFECTION OF HUMAN ALVEOLAR MACROPHAGES
    David Park; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..pneumophila and M. tuberculosis; 3) to develop and use a virulent L. pneumophila strain transduced with the A victoria green fluorescent protein gene to co-localize intracellular bacteria and specific components of the human ..
  29. Discovery of novel fluorescent reporter genes
    Ming Zhao; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The green fluorescent protein (GFP) from Aequorea victoria has been developed into a highly versatile reporter gene. Another family of fluorescent proteins, including Discosoma Red (DsRed), has been cloned from corals (4)...
  30. Paracrine Regulation of IGF-I in the Developing Ileum
    Phillip Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The primary mentor, Dr. Victoria Camerini, has a productive record in both research and research training (she currently holds an RO1 and is a ..
  31. Paracrine Regulation of IGF-I in the Developing Ileum
    Phillip Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The primary mentor, Dr. Victoria Camerini, has a productive record in both research and research training (she currently holds an RO1 and is a ..
  32. Paracrine Regulation of IGF-I in the Developing Ileum
    Phillip Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The primary mentor, Dr. Victoria Camerini, has a productive record in both research and research training (she currently holds an RO1 and is a ..
  33. Paracrine Regulation of IGF-I in the Developing Ileum
    Phillip Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The primary mentor, Dr. Victoria Camerini, has a productive record in both research and research training (she currently holds an RO1 and is a ..
  34. IMMUNOBIOLOGY OF SIV ASSOCIATED LYMPHOMAS
    Laura Levy; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..FUNDING Base Grant, Venture Research PUBLICATIONS Luzi P, Rafi MA, Victoria T, Baskin GB, Wenger DA...
  35. ROLE OF PHOSPHATIDIC ACID IN GROWTH FACTOR SIGNALING
    Guillermo Romero; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..b>victoria Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP)...
  36. ROLE OF PHOSPHATIDIC ACID IN GROWTH FACTOR SIGNALING
    Guillermo Romero; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..b>victoria Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP)...
  37. ROLE OF PHOSPHATIDIC ACID IN GROWTH FACTOR SIGNALING
    Guillermo Romero; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..b>victoria Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP)...
  38. ROLE OF PHOSPHATIDIC ACID IN GROWTH FACTOR SIGNALING
    Guillermo Romero; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..b>victoria Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP)...
  39. OXYGEN AND LIGHT DEPENDENCY OF PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY
    Barbara Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..the interaction of two photosensitizers, an anionic pyropheophorbide derivative (HPPH) and the cationic dye Victoria Blue-BO (VBBO)...
  40. OXYGEN AND LIGHT DEPENDENCY OF PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY
    Barbara Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..the interaction of two photosensitizers, an anionic pyropheophorbide derivative (HPPH) and the cationic dye Victoria Blue-BO (VBBO)...
  41. OXYGEN AND LIGHT DEPENDENCY OF PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY
    Barbara Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..the interaction of two photosensitizers, an anionic pyropheophorbide derivative (HPPH) and the cationic dye Victoria Blue-BO (VBBO)...
  42. OXYGEN AND LIGHT DEPENDENCY OF PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY
    Barbara Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..the interaction of two photosensitizers, an anionic pyropheophorbide derivative (HPPH) and the cationic dye Victoria Blue-BO (VBBO)...
  43. Student and Young Researcher Travel Support for the 10th International Conference
    JOSEPH SEYMOUR; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Invited speakers who have accepted include Dr. Eiichi Fukushima (NMR, NM), Prof. Paul T. Callaghan (Victoria U., NZ), Professor Bernhard Bl[unreadable]mich (Aachen, G), Prof. Lynn Gladden (Cambridge, UK), Prof...
  44. ROLE OF FUCOSYLTRANSEFERASE IN ANTIVIRAL CYTOTOXICITY
    MANJUNATH SWAMY; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..role of fucosylated PSGL-1 in humans We have also produced transgenic mice whose T cells express the Jellyfish Victoria acquoria-derived green fluorescent protein (GFP-Tg)...
  45. BIOSYNTHESIS AND ASSEMBLY OF MYELIN MEMBRANE PROTEINS
    David Colman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..the major myelin proteins, each fused to a fluorescent protein (FP) derivative from the jellyfish, Aequorea victoria. Green or Blue Fluorescent Protein (FP cDNA cassettes will be linked to cDNAs encoding the 14K or 21...
  46. BIOSYNTHESIS AND ASSEMBLY OF MYELIN MEMBRANE PROTEINS
    David Colman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..the major myelin proteins, each fused to a fluorescent protein (FP) derivative from the jellyfish, Aequorea victoria. Green or Blue Fluorescent Protein (FP cDNA cassettes will be linked to cDNAs encoding the 14K or 21...
  47. ROLE OF FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE IN ANTIVIRAL CYTOTOXICITY
    MANJUNATH SWAMY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We have also produced transgenic mice whose T cells express the jellyfish Victoria acquoria-derived green fluorescent protein (GFP-Tg)...
  48. ROLE OF FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE IN ANTIVIRAL CYTOTOXICITY
    MANJUNATH SWAMY; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..We have also produced transgenic mice whose T cells express the jellyfish Victoria acquoria-derived green fluorescent protein (GFP-Tg)...
  49. ROLE OF FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE IN ANTIVIRAL CYTOTOXICITY
    MANJUNATH SWAMY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We have also produced transgenic mice whose T cells express the jellyfish Victoria acquoria-derived green fluorescent protein (GFP-Tg)...
  50. ROLE OF FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE IN ANTIVIRAL CYTOTOXICITY
    MANJUNATH SWAMY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We have also produced transgenic mice whose T cells express the jellyfish Victoria acquoria-derived green fluorescent protein (GFP-Tg)...
  51. ROLE OF FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE IN ANTIVIRAL CYTOTOXICITY
    MANJUNATH SWAMY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We have also produced transgenic mice whose T cells express the jellyfish Victoria acquoria-derived green fluorescent protein (GFP-Tg)...
  52. BIOSYNTHESIS AND ASSEMBLY OF MYELIN MEMBRANE PROTEINS
    David Colman; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..the major myelin proteins, each fused to a fluorescent protein (FP) derivative from the jellyfish, Aequorea victoria. Green or Blue Fluorescent Protein (FP cDNA cassettes will be linked to cDNAs encoding the 14K or 21...
  53. CHEMISTRY AND DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSPLANTATION ANTIGENS
    Michael Edidin; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..We will use endogenously fluorescent MHC I molecules tagged with A. victoria green fluorescent protein, GFP, to probe TAP/MHC-I and MHC-I interactions in unperturbed endoplasmic reticulum, e...
  54. CHEMISTRY AND DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSPLANTATION ANTIGENS
    Michael Edidin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We will use endogenously fluorescent MHC I molecules tagged with A. victoria green fluorescent protein, GFP, to probe TAP/MHC-I and MHC-I interactions in unperturbed endoplasmic reticulum, e...
  55. CHEMISTRY AND DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSPLANTATION ANTIGENS
    Michael Edidin; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We will use endogenously fluorescent MHC I molecules tagged with A. victoria green fluorescent protein, GFP, to probe TAP/MHC-I and MHC-I interactions in unperturbed endoplasmic reticulum, e...
  56. CHEMISTRY AND DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSPLANTATION ANTIGENS
    Michael Edidin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We will use endogenously fluorescent MHC I molecules tagged with A. victoria green fluorescent protein, GFP, to probe TAP/MHC-I and MHC-I interactions in unperturbed endoplasmic reticulum, e...
  57. PPARgamma: Biomarker for Breast Cancer in Older Women
    Pearl Seo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Her research program will be overseen by mentors Drs. Victoria Seewaldt and Harvey Jay Cohen who have expertise in early breast carcinogenesis and geriatric oncology ..
  58. PPARgamma: Biomarker for Breast Cancer in Older Women
    Pearl Seo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Her research program will be overseen by mentors Drs. Victoria Seewaldt and Harvey Jay Cohen who have expertise in early breast carcinogenesis and geriatric oncology ..
  59. PPARgamma: Biomarker for Breast Cancer in Older Women
    Pearl Seo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Her research program will be overseen by mentors Drs. Victoria Seewaldt and Harvey Jay Cohen who have expertise in early breast carcinogenesis and geriatric oncology ..
  60. PPARgamma: Biomarker for Breast Cancer in Older Women
    Pearl Seo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Her research program will be overseen by mentors Drs. Victoria Seewaldt and Harvey Jay Cohen who have expertise in early breast carcinogenesis and geriatric oncology ..
  61. Development of Genetically-Encoded Glucose Sensors
    Guillermo Altenberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The most useful autofluorescent proteins derive from the green fluorescent protein from the jellyfish Aequoria victoria and the red fluorescent protein from a coral of the Discosoma genus (red fluorescent protein)...
  62. Western Region Islet Study Group
    Christopher Rhodes; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..S. and Canada. The second meeting was held at the Victoria Conference Center in Victoria B.C. from Nov 1-3rd, 2002 and was attended by 86 researchers...
  63. Western Region Islet Study Group
    Christopher Rhodes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..S. and Canada. The second meeting was held at the Victoria Conference Center in Victoria B.C. from Nov 1-3rd, 2002 and was attended by 86 researchers...
  64. Western Region Islet Study Group
    Christopher Rhodes; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..S. and Canada. The second meeting was held at the Victoria Conference Center in Victoria B.C. from Nov 1-3rd, 2002 and was attended by 86 researchers...
  65. Western Region Islet Study Group
    Christopher Rhodes; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S. and Canada. The second meeting was held at the Victoria Conference Center in Victoria B.C. from Nov 1-3rd, 2002 and was attended by 86 researchers...
  66. Western Region Islet Study Group
    John Hutton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. and Canada. The second meeting was held at the Victoria Conference Center in Victoria B.C. from Nov 1-3rd, 2002 and was attended by 86 researchers...
  67. LISTERIA VIRULENCE GENE EXPRESSION WITHIN HOST CELLS
    Nancy Freitag; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Bacterial gene fusions to the bioluminescent green fluorescent protein (GFP) gene of Aequorea Victoria will be constructed and introduced into the L. monocytogenes chromosome. Macrophage cells infected with the L...
  68. LISTERIA VIRULENCE GENE EXPRESSION WITHIN HOST CELLS
    Nancy Freitag; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Bacterial gene fusions to the bioluminescent green fluorescent protein (GFP) gene of Aequorea Victoria will be constructed and introduced into the L. monocytogenes chromosome. Macrophage cells infected with the L...
  69. LISTERIA VIRULENCE GENE EXPRESSION WITHIN HOST CELLS
    Nancy Freitag; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Bacterial gene fusions to the bioluminescent green fluorescent protein (GFP) gene of Aequorea Victoria will be constructed and introduced into the L. monocytogenes chromosome. Macrophage cells infected with the L...
  70. LISTERIA VIRULENCE GENE EXPRESSION WITHIN HOST CELLS
    Nancy Freitag; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Bacterial gene fusions to the bioluminescent green fluorescent protein (GFP) gene of Aequorea Victoria will be constructed and introduced into the L. monocytogenes chromosome. Macrophage cells infected with the L...
  71. A Multimedia Social Support Intervention: Adherence to HIV Care in South Africa
    Robert Remien; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Phase 2, 66 HIV+ adult patients at three clinics in the South Peninsula District of the Western Cape (False Bay, Victoria Hospital, and Retreat Clinic) will participate in a pilot randomized controlled trial of the intervention...