University of Queensland

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Organization: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Top Publications

  1. doi Comparative use of complementary medicine, allied health, and manual therapies by middle-aged and older Australian women
    Jerome Sarris
    School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Women Aging 22:273-82. 2010
  2. pmc Phylum Verrucomicrobia representatives share a compartmentalized cell plan with members of bacterial phylum Planctomycetes
    Kuo Chang Lee
    School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    BMC Microbiol 9:5. 2009
  3. pmc Association mapping in outbred populations: power and efficiency when genotyping parents and phenotyping progeny
    Stephen F Chenoweth
    Queensland Statistical Genetics, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Genetics 181:755-65. 2009
  4. ncbi It just doesn't speak to me: mid-aged men's reactions to '10,000 Steps a Day'
    Nicola W Burton
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland
    Health Promot J Austr 19:52-9. 2008
  5. doi Progression of periodontal disease and interleukin-10 gene polymorphism
    M P Cullinan
    School of Dentistry, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Periodontal Res 43:328-33. 2008
  6. doi Melanocortin-1 receptor signaling markedly induces the expression of the NR4A nuclear receptor subgroup in melanocytic cells
    Aaron G Smith
    Division of Molecular Genetics and Development, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    J Biol Chem 283:12564-70. 2008
  7. ncbi Disorders of glucose regulation in adults and birth weight: results from the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AUSDIAB) Study
    Isa Al Salmi
    Centre for Chronic Disease, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:159-64. 2008
  8. ncbi A review of the evidence linking adult attachment theory and chronic pain: presenting a conceptual model
    Pamela Meredith
    Division of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:407-29. 2008
  9. pmc Use of chimeric antibodies as positive controls in an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of scrub typhus (infection by Orientia tsutsugamushi)
    Martina L Jones
    School of Molecular and Microbial Sciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, QLD, Australia
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:1307-10. 2007
  10. ncbi Vertical Integration in Teaching And Learning (VITAL): an approach to medical education in general practice
    Marie Louise B Dick
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:133-5. 2007

Research Grants

  1. AUSTRALASIAN C0L0RECTAL CANCER FAMILY STUDY
    Jeremy Jass; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. Murine Atlas of Genitourinary Development
    Melissa Little; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Murine Atlas of Genitourinary Development
    Melissa Little; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Towards renal regeneration
    Melissa Little; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Executive functions in cannabis dependence
    Robert Hester; Fiscal Year: 2004
  6. Cytokine Trafficking and Secretion in Macrophages
    Jennifer Stow; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. 3D Structural Biology of the Human Islet
    BRAD MARSH; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Identification of SRY target genes
    Dagmar Wilhelm; Fiscal Year: 2006
  9. Development of Kunjin replicon-based Ebloa vaccine
    Alexander Khromykh; Fiscal Year: 2004
  10. Attenuated West Nile virus vaccine
    Alexander Khromykh; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. doi Comparative use of complementary medicine, allied health, and manual therapies by middle-aged and older Australian women
    Jerome Sarris
    School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Women Aging 22:273-82. 2010
    ..In contrast, there was a highly significant difference between the overall use of CAM products by middle-aged women (88.2%) and older women (67.7%: p = .002)...
  2. pmc Phylum Verrucomicrobia representatives share a compartmentalized cell plan with members of bacterial phylum Planctomycetes
    Kuo Chang Lee
    School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    BMC Microbiol 9:5. 2009
    ..Based on the postulated superphylum relationship, we hypothesized that members of the two separate phyla Planctomycetes and Verrucomicrobia might share a similar ultrastructure plan differing from classical prokaryote organization...
  3. pmc Association mapping in outbred populations: power and efficiency when genotyping parents and phenotyping progeny
    Stephen F Chenoweth
    Queensland Statistical Genetics, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Genetics 181:755-65. 2009
    ..A web-based application implementing our expressions has been developed to aid in the design of indirect association studies...
  4. ncbi It just doesn't speak to me: mid-aged men's reactions to '10,000 Steps a Day'
    Nicola W Burton
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland
    Health Promot J Austr 19:52-9. 2008
    ..This study aimed to explore men's reactions to the 10,000 Steps a Day message, the use of pedometers, and other strategies for increasing PA...
  5. doi Progression of periodontal disease and interleukin-10 gene polymorphism
    M P Cullinan
    School of Dentistry, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Periodontal Res 43:328-33. 2008
    ..The present study investigated the possible association between interleukin-10 gene polymorphism and periodontal disease progression...
  6. doi Melanocortin-1 receptor signaling markedly induces the expression of the NR4A nuclear receptor subgroup in melanocytic cells
    Aaron G Smith
    Division of Molecular Genetics and Development, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    J Biol Chem 283:12564-70. 2008
    ..These data identify the NR4A receptor family as potential mediators of an MC1R-coordinated DNA damage response to UV exposure in melanocytic cells...
  7. ncbi Disorders of glucose regulation in adults and birth weight: results from the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AUSDIAB) Study
    Isa Al Salmi
    Centre for Chronic Disease, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:159-64. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of birth weight with indexes of glycemia in a population-based survey...
  8. ncbi A review of the evidence linking adult attachment theory and chronic pain: presenting a conceptual model
    Pamela Meredith
    Division of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:407-29. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Use of chimeric antibodies as positive controls in an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of scrub typhus (infection by Orientia tsutsugamushi)
    Martina L Jones
    School of Molecular and Microbial Sciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, QLD, Australia
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:1307-10. 2007
    ..The methods described could be applied to other assay kits for the detection of antibodies against infectious agents...
  10. ncbi Vertical Integration in Teaching And Learning (VITAL): an approach to medical education in general practice
    Marie Louise B Dick
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:133-5. 2007
    ..We recommend further research into the feasibility of using vertical integration to enhance the capacity to teach medical students in general practice...
  11. ncbi Delineating communication impairments associated with mild traumatic brain injury: a case report
    Brooke Mai Whelan
    Motor Speech and Neurogenic Language Research Centre, Division of Speech Pathology, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 22:192-7. 2007
    ..The cognitive sequelae of this syndrome represent the most frequently studied symptoms, yet the legacy of such injuries on communicative functions remains largely undetermined...
  12. ncbi Supply of inpatient geriatric medical services in Australia
    L Gray
    University of Queensland, University Department of Medicine, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:270-3. 2007
    ..The results illustrated wide variation in the style and level of provision of services among hospitals and across regional and state jurisdictions...
  13. ncbi Prevalence of disruptive behaviour displayed by older people in community and residential respite care settings
    Christine C Neville
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Queensland, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:81-5. 2007
    ..These findings should be taken into consideration by primary health-care professionals when offering treatment options to the home caregivers and by staff in the residential aged care facilities that offer respite...
  14. 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...
  15. doi A sensitive LC/MS/MS assay of 25OH vitamin D3 and 25OH vitamin D2 in dried blood spots
    Darryl Eyles
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Q4076, Australia
    Clin Chim Acta 403:145-51. 2009
    ..While a number of methods exist to measure 25OHD in sera, none have been specifically developed to examine dried blood spots (DBS)...
  16. doi Environmental correlates of children's active transportation: a systematic literature review
    Karina Pont
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Health Place 15:827-40. 2009
    ..Further research requires longitudinal and intervention studies, utilizing multi-level design methodologies and objective measures of environmental attributes...
  17. ncbi Pertussis in infants: how to protect the vulnerable?
    Lai Man R Chuk
    Queensland Paediatric Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Sir Albert Sakzewski Virus Research Center, Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 32:449-56. 2008
    ..Even infants up to date for pertussis vaccine can have severe disease requiring hospitalisation. Immunising parents planning to have, or who have had, a newborn baby may help to prevent pertussis in infants...
  18. doi Generalization of visuomotor adaptation to different muscles is less efficient: experiment and model
    Aymar de Rugy
    Perception and Motor Systems Laboratory, School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 29:684-700. 2010
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  19. doi Retinal photography for diabetic retinopathy screening in Indigenous primary health care: the Inala experience
    Geoffrey K P Spurling
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland and Inala Indigenous Health Service, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:S30-3. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the impact of clinic based retinal photography on access to appropriate screening for diabetic retinopathy (DR)...
  20. doi Determinants of weight gain in young women: a review of the literature
    Sarah Wane
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1327-40. 2010
    ..Given its long-term deleterious health effects, it is important to know the determinants of this weight gain. However, other than in relation to pregnancy, little is known about the determinants of weight gain in this population group...
  21. doi Fluoroquinolone resistance mechanisms in multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli isolated from extraintestinal infections in dogs
    Justine S Gibson
    The University of Queensland, School of Veterinary Science, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 146:161-6. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that fluoroquinolone resistance in MDR E. coli isolated from extraintestinal infections in dogs is associated with a combination of target mutations in the QRDRs, transferable PMQR mechanisms and enhanced efflux...
  22. doi Synchronous intra-Golgi transport induces the release of Ca2+ from the Golgi apparatus
    Massimo Micaroni
    Department of Cell Biology and Oncology, Consorzio Mario Negri Sud, 66030 Santa Maria Imbaro CH, Italy
    Exp Cell Res 316:2071-86. 2010
    ....
  23. doi Mitochondria, reactive oxygen species and cadmium toxicity in the kidney
    Glenda Gobe
    Centre for Kidney Disease Research, University of Queensland School of Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Brisbane 4102, Australia
    Toxicol Lett 198:49-55. 2010
    ....
  24. doi Use of simple pharmacokinetic modeling to characterize exposure of Australians to perfluorooctanoic acid and perfluorooctane sulfonic acid
    Jack Thompson
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD, 4108, Australia
    Environ Int 36:390-7. 2010
    ..The same results were seen for PFOS intake with significant differences by age group (p<0.001), sex (p=0.001) and date of collection (p=0.016)...
  25. doi Organization, evolution and transcriptional profile of hexamerin genes of the parasitic wasp Nasonia vitripennis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae)
    A S Cristino
    The Queensland Brain Institute, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Insect Mol Biol 19:137-46. 2010
    ..Temporal and spatial transcriptional profiles of N. vitripennis hexamerins suggest that they have physiological functions other than metamorphosis, which are arguably coupled with its lifestyle...
  26. doi Evaluation and application of a luciferase fusion system for rapid in vivo analysis of RNAi targets and constructs in plants
    Robert G Birch
    Botany Department BIOL, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Plant Biotechnol J 8:465-75. 2010
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  27. ncbi How do rural GPs manage their inactive and overweight patients?--A pilot study of rural GPs in Queensland
    Diann S Eley
    Rural Clinical School, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 38:747-8. 2009
    ..General practitioners' advice and intervention can help patients increase their physical activity. This pilot study is part of a larger study investigating physical activity opportunities in rural Queensland...
  28. doi How does national culture affect citizens' rights of access to personal health information and informed consent?
    Sophie Cockcroft
    UQBS, St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia
    Health Informatics J 15:229-43. 2009
    ..The article concludes by outlining the challenges presented by these differences...
  29. pmc RNA-MATE: a recursive mapping strategy for high-throughput RNA-sequencing data
    Nicole Cloonan
    Queensland Centre for Medical Genomics, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, Australia
    Bioinformatics 25:2615-6. 2009
    ..This pipeline provides an automatic and integrated way to align color-space sequencing data, collate this information and generate files for examining gene-expression data in a genomic context...
  30. doi Impaired semantic inhibition during lexical ambiguity repetition in Parkinson's disease
    David A Copland
    The University of Queensland, Language Neuroscience Laboratory, Centre for Clinical Research and School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Brisbane, Australia
    Cortex 45:943-9. 2009
    ..These findings further refine our understanding of lexical-semantic impairments in PD and suggest a mechanism that may contribute to discourse comprehension impairments in this population...
  31. ncbi Resource partitioning in sympatric delphinids: space use and habitat preferences of Australian snubfin and Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins
    Guido J Parra
    School of Tropical Environment Studies and Geography, James Cook University, Townsville 4811, Queensland, Australia
    J Anim Ecol 75:862-74. 2006
    ..I suggest diet partitioning and interspecific aggression as the major forces determining habitat selection in these sympatric species...
  32. ncbi Protein film voltammetry of arsenite oxidase from the chemolithoautotrophic arsenite-oxidizing bacterium NT-26
    Paul V Bernhardt
    Centre for Metals in Biology, Department of Chemistry, University of Queensland, Brisbane, 4072 Queensland, Australia
    Biochemistry 45:2804-9. 2006
    ..We also have performed catalytic voltammetry at a number of temperatures between 5 and 25 degrees C, and the catalytic current (proportional to the turnover number) follows simple Arrhenius behavior...
  33. ncbi Anomalies in the developing neural and visceral head skeleton of the Australian lungfish, Neoceratodus forsteri
    Anne Kemp
    Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis, Cooper Road, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Ann Anat 185:121-34. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi The effect of a triclosan-containing dentifrice on the progression of periodontal disease in an adult population
    M P Cullinan
    The University of Queensland School of Dentistry, Oral Care Research Programme, Brisbane, Australia
    J Clin Periodontol 30:414-9. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the effect of unsupervised, long-term use of a 0.3% triclosan/2% copolymer dentifrice on the progression of periodontal disease in a general adult population...
  35. pmc Rhythmic variations in pain, stiffness, and manual dexterity in hand osteoarthritis
    N Bellamy
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 61:1075-80. 2002
    ..To explore circadian variation in pain, stiffness, and manual dexterity in patients with hand osteoarthritis (OA)...
  36. ncbi Complex language functions and subcortical mechanisms: evidence from Huntington's disease and patients with non-thalamic subcortical lesions
    Helen J Chenery
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Queensland, Australia
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 37:459-74. 2002
    ..The results provide evidence to suggest that a signature language profile is associated with damage to the non-thalamic subcortex resulting from either focal neurological insult or a degenerative disease...
  37. ncbi Association of hypertension and hypokalemia with Cushing's syndrome caused by ectopic ACTH secretion: a series of 58 cases
    David J Torpy
    University of Queensland, Department of Medicine, Greenslopes Hospital, Newdegate Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4120, Australia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 970:134-44. 2002
    ....
  38. ncbi Longitudinal study of veterinarians from entry to the veterinary course to ten years after graduation: career paths
    T J Heath
    Aust Vet J 80:468-73. 2002
    ..To map out the career paths of veterinarians during their first 10 years after graduation, and to determine if this could have been predicted at entry to the veterinary course...
  39. ncbi Interlabial contact pressures exhibited in dysarthria following traumatic brain injury during speech and nonspeech tasks
    Justine V Goozee
    Motor Speech Research Unit, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 54:177-89. 2002
    ..When expressed as percentages of maximum pressure, however, the TBI group's interlabial pressures appeared to have been generated with greater physiological effort...
  40. ncbi General practice research: attitudes and involvement of Queensland general practitioners
    Deborah A Askew
    Centre for General Practice, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland Medical School, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:74-7. 2002
    ..To determine general practitioners' (GPs') attitudes towards and involvement in general practice research...
  41. ncbi A child with earache. Are antibiotics the best treatment?
    Chris Del Mar
    Centre for General Practice, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 31:141-4. 2002
    ..Conventional management of acute otitis media, deduced from pathophysiology, embodies scant regard to analgesia, but concentrates on the microbiological cure by the use of antibiotics...
  42. ncbi Acute stress hyperglycemia in cats is associated with struggling and increased concentrations of lactate and norepinephrine
    Jacqueline S Rand
    The School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia
    J Vet Intern Med 16:123-32. 2002
    ..Careful handling techniques that minimize struggling associated with blood collection may reduce the incidence of stress hyperglycemia in cats...
  43. ncbi Primary cell cultures isolated from Penaeus monodon prawns
    L West
    Queensland Agricultural Biotechnology Centre, Gehrmann Laboratories L4, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Methods Cell Sci 21:219-23. 1999
    ..monodon genome. These species-specific probes were hybridised to genomic DNA from cell culture to confirm proliferation of P. monodon cells in our cultures...
  44. ncbi Ultrastructural localization of an Echinococcus granulosus laminin-binding protein
    M K Jones
    Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Parasitology 118:319-25. 1999
    ..A low degree of label was consistently detected in extracellular matrices of the protoscolex...
  45. ncbi Pin-site complications of the halo thoracic brace with routine pin re-tightening
    C J Vertullo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2514-6. 1997
    ..Retrospective analysis with historic controls...
  46. ncbi The process of sharing social support in cyberspace
    Jennifer G Tichon
    Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Australia
    Cyberpsychol Behav 6:161-70. 2003
    ..The third use of self-disclosure was to share reciprocal social companionship relationships...
  47. ncbi Exploring complex fitness surfaces: multiple ornamentation and polymorphism in male guppies
    Mark W Blows
    Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, Queensland, Australia
    Evolution 57:1622-30. 2003
    ..Disruptive selection may be an important process underlying the presence of multiple sexual ornaments and may contribute to the maintenance of the high levels of polymorphism in male sexual ornaments found in guppy populations...
  48. ncbi Determining clinician satisfaction with telemedicine
    C Kennedy
    Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 9:S62-4. 2003
    ..However, its use is not simple and requires the participants to be engaged in person rather than sent a questionnaire by post...
  49. ncbi Body composition in children in remission from acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Alexia J Murphy
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Discipline of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:70-4. 2006
    ..However, the effect of ALL and of its treatment on body composition in children in remission from ALL has not been fully examined with the use of a reference method...
  50. ncbi Adiponectin and its receptors in patients with chronic hepatitis C
    Julie R Jonsson
    School of Medicine, Southern Division, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Hepatol 43:929-36. 2005
    ..In patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, lower levels of adiponectin were associated with higher grades of hepatic steatosis and necroinflammatory activity, suggesting a pathophysiological role for this adipokine in liver disease...
  51. ncbi Community-based programmes to prevent pedestrian injuries in children 0-14 years: a systematic review
    Cathy Turner
    School of Population Health, Mayne Medical School, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:231-7. 2004
    ..This systematic review of the scientific literature examines the evidence for their effectiveness in reducing pedestrian injury in children 0-14 years of age...
  52. ncbi Stability criteria for unsupervised temporal association networks
    Guy Wallis
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Oxford University, Oxford, OX1 3UD, UK
    IEEE Trans Neural Netw 16:301-11. 2005
    ..The result is a family of learning rules which can be tailored to the specific environment, improving both convergence times and accuracy over the standard learning rule, while simultaneously insuring learning stability...
  53. ncbi The stability of lipidic analogues of GnRH in plasma and kidney preparations: the stereoselective release of the parent peptide
    Joanne T Blanchfield
    School of Molecular and Microbial Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 15:1609-12. 2005
    ..The Laa-Glu linkage appears to act as a two phase prodrug system...
  54. ncbi Mefloquine and doxycycline malaria prophylaxis in Australian soldiers in East Timor
    Scott J Kitchener
    Centre for Military and Veterans Health, Mayne Medical School, Herston, QLD
    Med J Aust 182:168-71. 2005
    ..To describe the tolerability of mefloquine in Australian soldiers for malaria prophylaxis, including a comparison with doxycycline...
  55. ncbi Trial of low-cost teledermatology in primary care
    A D Hockey
    Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 10:44-7. 2004
    ..While the use of low-cost digital cameras and public email is feasible, there may be other issues, for example remuneration, which will militate against the widespread introduction of primary care teledermatology in Australia...
  56. ncbi Isolation of an imaginal disc growth factor homologue from Pieris rapae and its expression following parasitization by Cotesia rubecula
    Sassan Asgari
    Department of Zoology and Entomology, School of Life Sciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Insect Physiol 50:687-94. 2004
    ..rapae IDGF is not affected by parasitization and polydnavirus infection. However, the amount of highly expressed genes, such as storage proteins, arylphorin and lipophorin, are significantly reduced following parasitization...
  57. ncbi Impairment in the cervical flexors: a comparison of whiplash and insidious onset neck pain patients
    G Jull
    Department of Physiotherapy, The University of Queensland, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Man Ther 9:89-94. 2004
    ..05). No significant differences were evident between the neck pain groups in either parameter indicating that this physical impairment in the neck flexor synergy is common to neck pain of both whiplash and insidious origin...
  58. ncbi Thalamic paraventricular nucleus lesions facilitate central amygdala neuronal responses to acute psychological stress
    Sarah J Spencer
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Brain Res 997:234-7. 2004
    ..PVT lesions significantly increased stress-induced Fos in a key stress-processing region, the central amygdala...
  59. ncbi Mutation in mitochondrial DNA as a cause of presbyacusis
    James O Pickles
    Vision, Touch and Hearing Research Centre, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Audiol Neurootol 9:23-33. 2004
    ..It is moreover suggested that apoptosis of the vulnerable cells of the inner ear may to some extent be preventable, or at least delayed...
  60. ncbi Therapeutic potential of venom peptides
    Richard J Lewis
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, Australia
    Nat Rev Drug Discov 2:790-802. 2003
    ..Here we survey the pharmacology of venom peptides and assess their therapeutic prospects...
  61. ncbi Sibling influences on adolescent delinquent behaviour: an Australian longitudinal study
    Abigail A Fagan
    School of Social Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Adolesc 26:547-59. 2003
    ..The need for increased attention to sibling influences by researchers and prevention practitioners is discussed...
  62. ncbi Chicks injected with antisera to either S-100 alpha or S-100 beta protein develop amnesia for a passive avoidance task
    B S O'Dowd
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 67:197-206. 1997
    ..We conclude that the two subunits of the S-100 protein are required at different points in the sequence of events leading to the consolidation of passive avoidance memory...

Research Grants16

  1. AUSTRALASIAN C0L0RECTAL CANCER FAMILY STUDY
    Jeremy Jass; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..standardized 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...
  2. Murine Atlas of Genitourinary Development
    Melissa Little; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Murine Atlas of Genitourinary Development
    Melissa Little; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Towards renal regeneration
    Melissa Little; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Human ES cell work will be performed using ES01, 02, 03, 04, 05 & 06 listed on the NIH ES cell line registry. ..
  5. Executive functions in cannabis dependence
    Robert Hester; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Cytokine Trafficking and Secretion in Macrophages
    Jennifer Stow; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, trafficking proteins - in particular Syntaxin4 - offer potential as drug targets for novel anti-TNFalpha therapies. ..
  7. 3D Structural Biology of the Human Islet
    BRAD MARSH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Identification of SRY target genes
    Dagmar Wilhelm; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This information will be critical in building a comprehensive picture of male sex determination and explaining the etiology of human sexual development anomalies. ..
  9. Development of Kunjin replicon-based Ebloa vaccine
    Alexander Khromykh; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Attenuated West Nile virus vaccine
    Alexander Khromykh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., Dengue, Japanese encephalitis, and tick-borne encephalitis viruses. ..