University of Sydney

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Organization: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Top Publications

  1. doi The mental health of partners of Australian Vietnam veterans three decades after the war and its relation to veteran military service, combat, and PTSD
    Brian I O'Toole
    Concord Repatriation General Hospital, University of Sydney ANZAC Research Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:841-5. 2010
  2. doi Surgeon performed ultrasound facilitates minimally invasive parathyroidectomy by the focused lateral mini-incision approach
    Patsy S H Soon
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
    World J Surg 32:766-71. 2008
  3. doi Systematic review of the impact of endoscopic ultrasound on the management of patients with esophageal cancer
    Suzanne M Dyer
    NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, The University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:25-35. 2008
  4. ncbi Profiling of apoptotic changes in human breast cancer cells using SELDI-TOF mass spectrometry
    Sharon Leong
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, The University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Cell Physiol Biochem 20:579-90. 2007
  5. ncbi Variability of model-free and model-based quantitative measures of EEG
    Sacha J Van Albada
    School of Physics, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Integr Neurosci 6:279-307. 2007
  6. ncbi Health informatics research in Australia: retrospective analysis using PubMed
    Kumara Mendis
    School of Rural Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Inform Prim Care 15:17-23. 2007
  7. ncbi Overview of psychiatric ethics II: Virtue ethics and the ethics of care
    Michael Robertson
    Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Sydney South West Area Health Service Eastern Sector, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 15:207-11. 2007
  8. ncbi Ex vivo programmed macrophages ameliorate experimental chronic inflammatory renal disease
    Y Wang
    Centre for Transplantation and Renal Research, The University of Sydney at Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Kidney Int 72:290-9. 2007
  9. pmc Origins of radial symmetry identified in an echinoderm during adult development and the inferred axes of ancestral bilateral symmetry
    Valerie B Morris
    School of Biological Sciences A12, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1511-6. 2007
  10. ncbi Metastatic occlusion of a lymphatic collecting vessel in a patient with cutaneous melanoma and clinically normal lymph nodes
    Roger F Uren
    Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Ultrasound, RPAH Medical Centre, Newton, NSW, Australia
    Clin Nucl Med 32:312-3. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Control of menstrual bleeding disturbances in women
    Ian Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. BRAIN TISSUE RESOURCE CENTER FOR ALCOHOL RESEARCH
    Clive Harper; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. Analysis of tobacco industry documents--Asia/Australia
    Simon Chapman; Fiscal Year: 2004
  4. Brain Tissue Resource Centre for Alcohol Research
    Clive Harper; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. STRUCTURAL CHANGES AND SIGNALLING IN CALCIUM REGULATORS
    Jill Trewhella; Fiscal Year: 1992
  6. STRUCTURAL CHANGES IN SIGNALING IN CALCIUM REGULATIONS
    Jill Trewhella; Fiscal Year: 2001
  7. Trans-acting factors in fetal hemoglobin silencing
    Merlin Crossley; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Alcohol, Habit and the Failure of Behavioral Control
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. The Neural Basis of Instrumental Action
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2010
  10. Cortico-Striatal Circuits in Actions and Habits
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. doi The mental health of partners of Australian Vietnam veterans three decades after the war and its relation to veteran military service, combat, and PTSD
    Brian I O'Toole
    Concord Repatriation General Hospital, University of Sydney ANZAC Research Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:841-5. 2010
    ..We conclude that veterans' war service and mental health sequelae including post-traumatic stress disorder are associated with higher rates of mental disorder in their female partners 3 decades after the war...
  2. doi Surgeon performed ultrasound facilitates minimally invasive parathyroidectomy by the focused lateral mini-incision approach
    Patsy S H Soon
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
    World J Surg 32:766-71. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the accuracy of surgeon performed ultrasound (SUS) with radiologist performed ultrasound (RUS) in the localization of a parathyroid adenoma in MIBI-positive primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT)...
  3. doi Systematic review of the impact of endoscopic ultrasound on the management of patients with esophageal cancer
    Suzanne M Dyer
    NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, The University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:25-35. 2008
    ..This study aims to determine the impact of EUS for esophageal cancer staging on patient management and survival...
  4. ncbi Profiling of apoptotic changes in human breast cancer cells using SELDI-TOF mass spectrometry
    Sharon Leong
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, The University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Cell Physiol Biochem 20:579-90. 2007
    ..Further validation using patient samples is required to confirm their potential utility in monitoring the effectiveness of anti-cancer drugs in inducing tumour cell apoptosis...
  5. ncbi Variability of model-free and model-based quantitative measures of EEG
    Sacha J Van Albada
    School of Physics, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Integr Neurosci 6:279-307. 2007
    ..About 95% of the maximum change in spectral parameters was reached within minutes of recording time, implying that repeat recordings are not necessary to capture the bulk of the variability in EEG spectra...
  6. ncbi Health informatics research in Australia: retrospective analysis using PubMed
    Kumara Mendis
    School of Rural Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Inform Prim Care 15:17-23. 2007
    ..To obtain an overview of Australian health informatics (HI) research through a bibliometric analysis using PubMed...
  7. ncbi Overview of psychiatric ethics II: Virtue ethics and the ethics of care
    Michael Robertson
    Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Sydney South West Area Health Service Eastern Sector, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 15:207-11. 2007
    ..The aim of this paper is to consider the components of two moral theories--the ethics of virtue and the ethics of care--and their relationship to psychiatry...
  8. ncbi Ex vivo programmed macrophages ameliorate experimental chronic inflammatory renal disease
    Y Wang
    Centre for Transplantation and Renal Research, The University of Sydney at Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Kidney Int 72:290-9. 2007
    ..Our findings demonstrate that macrophages not only act as effectors of immune injury but can be induced to provide protection against immune injury...
  9. pmc Origins of radial symmetry identified in an echinoderm during adult development and the inferred axes of ancestral bilateral symmetry
    Valerie B Morris
    School of Biological Sciences A12, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1511-6. 2007
    ..Homologies with the early echinoderms of the Cambrian era and between the dorsal hydrocoele, the chordate notochord and the proboscis coelom of hemichordates become evident...
  10. ncbi Metastatic occlusion of a lymphatic collecting vessel in a patient with cutaneous melanoma and clinically normal lymph nodes
    Roger F Uren
    Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Ultrasound, RPAH Medical Centre, Newton, NSW, Australia
    Clin Nucl Med 32:312-3. 2007
  11. ncbi Phase II study of gemcitabine and oxaliplatin in patients with recurrent ovarian cancer: an Australian and New Zealand Gynaecological Oncology Group study
    P Harnett
    Department of Medical Oncology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 17:359-66. 2007
    ..7%). We conclude that the combination of oxaliplatin and gemcitabine is active in patients with recurrent ovarian cancer, but the regimen is unsatisfactory for further study due to modest response and relatively high toxicity...
  12. ncbi A comparative analysis of contemporary nurses' discontents
    Sue Forsyth
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Camperdown, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 56:209-16. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study to evaluate and increase understanding of contemporary Registered Nurses' discontents, and to compare these discontents and their effects with those of nurses 20 years ago...
  13. ncbi Capturing complexity: integrating health and education research to inform health-promoting schools policy and practice
    Louise Rowling
    Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
    Health Educ Res 21:705-18. 2006
    ..The tool expands the evidence base for policy and practice decision-making for health promoting schools, acknowledging the practical realities of both sectors...
  14. pmc Low back pain investigations and prognosis: a review
    K M Refshauge
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 40:494-8. 2006
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  15. doi Structure of N-acetyl-beta-D-glucosaminidase (GcnA) from the endocarditis pathogen Streptococcus gordonii and its complex with the mechanism-based inhibitor NAG-thiazoline
    David B Langley
    School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Mol Biol 377:104-16. 2008
    ..The catalytic mechanism is discussed in light of these and other family 20 structures...
  16. doi The prevalence of maternal medical conditions during pregnancy and a validation of their reporting in hospital discharge data
    Ruth M Hadfield
    Perinatal Research, The Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:78-82. 2008
    ..We estimated the population prevalence of maternal medical conditions during pregnancy and found a tendency towards underreporting although specificities were high, indicating that false positives were uncommon...
  17. doi Do cervical cancer screening patient information leaflets meet the HPV information needs of women?
    Bronwyn Hall
    Screening and Test Evaluation Program, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 72:78-87. 2008
    ..This study considered the degree to which women's own HPV questions were addressed in Australian cervical cancer screening patient information leaflets...
  18. ncbi Salmonella enterica subsp. Enterica in Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis) chicks from central Texas: prevalence, serotypes, pathogenicity, and epizootic potential
    David N Phalen
    Wildlife Health and Conservation Centre, University of Sydney, Camden, New South Wales, 2570, Australia
    J Wildl Dis 46:379-89. 2010
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  19. ncbi Food quality and the risk of light exposure affect patch-choice decisions in the slime mold Physarum polycephalum
    Tanya Latty
    Behaviour and Genetics of Social Insects Lab, School of Biological Sciences A12, Science Road, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Ecology 91:22-7. 2010
    ..When the quality difference between patches was small, amoebas selected the shaded, lower quality patch...
  20. pmc Inhaled nitric oxide in preterm infants: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis
    Lisa M Askie
    NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 10:15. 2010
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  21. doi Dissecting toxicity of tau and beta-amyloid
    Jürgen Götz
    Alzheimer s and Parkinson s Disease Laboratory, Brain and Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney, Camperdown, N S W, Australia
    Neurodegener Dis 7:10-2. 2010
    ..Major questions include (1) which aggregation state of Abeta confers toxicity, (2) do amyloidogenic proteins have similar mechanisms of toxicity, and (3) does soluble tau interfere with cellular functions?..
  22. pmc Temporal whitening: transient noise perceptually equalizes the 1/f temporal amplitude spectrum
    John Cass
    School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Vis 9:12.1-19. 2009
    ..These results imply that the visual system over-represents its transient input to an extent that predicts an equalized temporal channel response to the low-frequency-biased structure of natural scenes...
  23. doi A review of counseling practices on prescription medicines in community pharmacies
    Hanni Prihhastuti Puspitasari
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Building A15, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Res Social Adm Pharm 5:197-210. 2009
    ..Previous reviews of research into pharmacists' counseling practices on prescription medicines have primarily focused on activities at a national level. None have adopted an international perspective...
  24. doi Proteomics approach in the study of the pathophysiology of alcohol-related brain damage
    Izuru Matsumoto
    Discipline of Pathology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 44:171-6. 2009
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  25. doi Visualizing dendritic cell migration within the skin
    Ben Roediger
    The Centenary Institute for Cancer Medicine and Cell Biology, Newtown, NSW, Australia
    Histochem Cell Biol 130:1131-46. 2008
    ..In particular, we detail our current use of multi-photon excitation (MPE) microscopy of murine skin to dissect the migratory behavior of DCs in vivo...
  26. doi Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD): risk factors, and impact on quality of life-a population-based study
    Guy D Eslick
    School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:111-7. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and associated risk factors, and assess quality of life (QoL) in relation to the frequency and severity of reflux symptoms...
  27. doi Mass spectrometry analysis of the influenza virus
    Kevin M Downard
    School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Mass Spectrom Rev 28:35-49. 2009
    ..This article was published online 10 September 2008. An error was subsequently identified. This notice is included in the online and print versions to indicate that both have been corrected 7 November 2008.]..
  28. doi Benefits of fish oil supplementation in hyperlipidemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Guy D Eslick
    Centre for Complementary Medicine Research, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Cardiol 136:4-16. 2009
    ..We performed an updated meta-analysis to quantitatively evaluate all the randomized trials of fish oils in hyperlipidemic subjects...
  29. pmc The accuracy of reporting of the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in population health data
    Christine L Roberts
    Clinical and Population Perinatal Health Research, The Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Hypertens Pregnancy 27:285-97. 2008
    ..To assess the accuracy of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy reporting in birth and hospital discharge data compared with data abstracted from medical records...
  30. doi Could a big gut be too costly for muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) in their first winter?
    Adam J Munn
    Institute of Arctic Biology and Department of Biology and Wildlife, The University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA
    Zoology (Jena) 111:350-62. 2008
    ..Together, these data suggest that limited food availability due to snow cover or high animal density may reduce the survival of muskoxen in their first winter...
  31. ncbi A new equal area method to calculate and represent physiologic, anatomical, and alveolar dead spaces
    Yongquan Tang
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Anesthesiology 104:696-700. 2006
    ..This study introduces a graphical method that uses similar principles for measuring and displaying anatomical, physiologic, and alveolar dead spaces...
  32. ncbi The adaptive significance of temperature-dependent sex determination: experimental tests with a short-lived lizard
    Daniel A Warner
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Evolution 59:2209-21. 2005
    ..Thus, the timing of hatching is likely to influence reproductive success in this short-lived, early maturing species; and this effect may well differ between the sexes...
  33. pmc The Western Australian sports injury study
    M Stevenson
    Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:380-1. 2003
  34. ncbi Intraspecific variation, sex-biased dispersal and phylogeography of the eastern grey kangaroo (Macropus giganteus)
    K R Zenger
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia
    Heredity (Edinb) 91:153-62. 2003
    ..Phylogenetic comparisons between M. g. giganteus and M. g. tasmaniensis indicated that the current taxonomic status of these subspecies should be revised as there was a lack of genetic differentiation between the populations sampled...
  35. pmc Chasing Ernst L Wynder: 40 years of Philip Morris' efforts to influence a leading scientist
    N Fields
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:571-8. 2003
    ..To highlight strategies used by the Philip Morris tobacco company to try to manipulate the eminent scientist, Dr Ernst Wynder between 1955 and 1995...
  36. ncbi Reliability of the PEDro scale for rating quality of randomized controlled trials
    Christopher G Maher
    School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, New South Wales 1825, Australia
    Phys Ther 83:713-21. 2003
    ..This report describes 2 studies designed to investigate the reliability of data obtained with the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro) scale developed to rate the quality of RCTs evaluating physical therapist interventions...
  37. ncbi Towards a male-only release system for SIT with the Queensland fruit fly, Bactrocera tryoni, using a genetic sexing strain with a temperature-sensitive lethal mutation
    A Meats
    Fruit Fly Research Centre, School of Biological Sciences A12, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Genetica 116:97-106. 2002
    ..This phenomenon is probably rare, as it has not been reported before. It is likely that bent wings could be suitably used with another translocation...
  38. ncbi Does spinal manipulative therapy help people with chronic low back pain?
    Manuela L Ferreira
    The University of Sydney, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 48:277-84. 2002
    ..It is not clear whether spinal manipulation is more effective than NSAIDs in reducing pain of patients with chronic low back pain...
  39. ncbi Eysenck's challenge to psychotherapy: a view of the effects 50 years on
    Russell Meares
    Department of Psychiatry, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:812-5. 2002
  40. ncbi The talus: sex assessment of prehistoric New Zealand Polynesian skeletal remains
    A M C Murphy
    School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Australia
    Forensic Sci Int 128:155-8. 2002
    ..For the discriminant functions derived, accuracy of sex determination ranged from 85.1 to 93.3%. Reduction in error over random assignment by sex ranged from 70 to 87%...
  41. ncbi Neonatal thyroid-stimulating hormone concentrations in northern Sydney: further indications of mild iodine deficiency?
    Aidan McElduff
    Department of Endocrinology, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW
    Med J Aust 176:317-20. 2002
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  42. ncbi Quantitative analysis of glutamic acid decarboxylase-immunoreactive neurons in the anterior thalamus of the human brain
    G Dixon
    Neuroscience Institute of Schizophrenia and Allied Disorders, 384 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia
    Brain Res 923:39-44. 2001
    ..The presence of high proportion of local circuit neurons in the AT may indicate the extent to which the Papez circuit has evolved within the human brain in comparison to other mammals...
  43. ncbi Predicting duration of posttraumatic amnesia (PTA) from early PTA measurements
    R L Tate
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Sydney, Royal Rehabilitation Centre Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 16:525-42. 2001
    ..To determine a set of variables that would reliably predict duration of posttraumatic amnesia (PTA) in patients with traumatic brain injury and to test the efficacy of the model...
  44. ncbi Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis in Australian Merino sheep: a new animal model
    I Tammen
    Centre for Advanced Technologies in Animal Genetics and Reproduction REPROGEN, University of Sydney, 425 Werombi Road, Camden NSW 2570, Australia
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 5:37-41. 2001
    ..NCL in Merino and South Hampshire sheep are therefore potential animal models for the human late infantile variant CLN6...
  45. ncbi Diagnosis of a patient with oncogenic osteomalacia using a phosphate uptake bioassay of serum and magnetic resonance imaging
    A E Nelson
    Cancer Genetics Department, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney 2065, Australia
    Eur J Endocrinol 145:469-76. 2001
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  46. ncbi The effects of selection for early (day) and late (dusk) mating lines of hybrids of Bactrocera tryoni and Bactrocera neohumeralis
    A Meats
    School of Biological Sciences, Fruit Fly Research Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Genetica 119:283-93. 2003
    ..We propose a genetical model to account for the results and discuss them in the light of the apparent maintenance of species integrity in nature...
  47. ncbi Access to health care among Australian adolescents young people's perspectives and their sociodemographic distribution
    Michael L Booth
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Sydney at The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 34:97-103. 2004
    ..To identify the health concerns for which adolescent residents in New South Wales, Australia, do not receive health care, and the associated factors, including their sociodemographic distribution...
  48. ncbi Turtles (Chelodina longicollis) regulate muscle metabolic enzyme activity in response to seasonal variation in body temperature
    F Seebacher
    School of Biological Sciences A08, University of Sydney, 2006 New South Wales, Australia
    J Comp Physiol B 174:205-10. 2004
    ..Ectothermic reptiles were often thought not to acclimatise biochemically, and our results show that behavioural attainment of a preferred body temperature is not mandatory for activity or physiological performance in turtles...
  49. ncbi Antibodies to cyclic citrullinated peptide in patients with chronic arthritis attending an arthritis-monitoring clinic
    Sandhya Limaye
    Central Sydney Immunology Laboratory, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia
    J Clin Rheumatol 11:150-2. 2005
    ..An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay test detecting antibodies to cyclic citrullinated peptide (CCP) has been developed with apparently higher specificity for rheumatoid arthritis...
  50. ncbi Pesticide removal from cotton farm tailwater by a pilot-scale ponded wetland
    Michael T Rose
    Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, The University of Sydney, Ross St Building A03, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Chemosphere 63:1849-58. 2006
    ..These results demonstrate that macrophytes and algae can reduce the persistence of pesticides in on-farm water and provide some data for modelling...
  51. ncbi Providing patient care in community pharmacies in Australia
    Shalom I Benrimoj
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1911-7. 2005
    ..To describe Australia's community pharmacy network in the context of the health system and outline the provision of services...
  52. ncbi Rethinking work and family policy: the making and taking of parental leave in Australia
    M Baird
    Discipline of Work and Organisational Studies, School of Business, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 17:385-400. 2005
    ..The paper discusses the conceptual and policy implications of these results and concludes that a re-thinking of parental leave policy in Australia is essential if gender inequities at work and in society are to be addressed...
  53. ncbi The C-caffeine breath test distinguishes significant fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B and reflects response to lamivudine therapy
    G J H Park
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The University of Sydney, Concord Hospital, Concord, NSW, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:395-403. 2005
    ..The 13C-caffeine breath test is a non-invasive, quantitative test of liver function...
  54. pmc Dynamics of a neural system with a multiscale architecture
    Michael Breakspear
    The Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital and School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 360:1051-74. 2005
    ..A framework for relating the dynamical behaviour of the system to measured observables is presented and further extensions to capture wave phenomena and mode coupling are suggested...
  55. ncbi A thermochromic dispersive electrode can measure the underlying skin temperature and prevent burns during radiofrequency ablation
    Aravinda Thiagalingam
    Department of Cardiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, Australia
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:781-8. 2005
    ..Evaluation of a thermochromic dispersive electrode...
  56. ncbi Differentiating keratoacanthoma from squamous cell carcinoma by the use of apoptotic and cell adhesion markers
    M Slater
    School of Biomedical Sciences, Department of Anatomy and Histology, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Histopathology 47:170-8. 2005
    ..There is also some debate as to whether KA is simply a variety of well-differentiated SCC or a distinct entity...
  57. ncbi The neurosurgical training curriculum in Australia and New Zealand is changing. Why?
    Michael Kerin Morgan
    Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 12:115-8. 2005
    ..A formal review of the curriculum is timely...
  58. ncbi Test of molecular dynamics force fields in gramicidin A
    Turgut Bastug
    School of Physics, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Eur Biophys J 34:377-82. 2005
    ..We suggest that lack of polarizability is the most likely cause of this problem, and, therefore, urge development of polarizable force fields for simulations of membrane proteins...
  59. ncbi Evaluating thermoregulation in reptiles: the fallacy of the inappropriately applied method
    Frank Seebacher
    School of Biological Sciences, Heydon Laurence Building A08, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Physiol Biochem Zool 77:688-95. 2004
    ..We derive correction factors specific for body mass and rate of movement that can be used to estimate body temperature null distributions of larger reptiles, thereby overcoming this methodological problem...
  60. ncbi Evaluating alternative hypotheses for the origin of eusociality in corbiculate bees
    Graham J Thompson
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, Macleay Building A12, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:452-6. 2004
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  61. ncbi The use of molecular sieves to produce point sources of radioactivity
    Dale L Bailey
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Phys Med Biol 49:N21-9. 2004
    ..The molecular sieves are inexpensive and readily usable with both single photon and positron emitting radionuclides...
  62. ncbi A melanoma-associated germline mutation in exon 1beta inactivates p14ARF
    H Rizos
    Westmead Institute for Cancer Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead NSW 2145, Australia
    Oncogene 20:5543-7. 2001
    ..This is the first example of an exon 1beta mutation that inactivates p14ARF, and thus implicates a role for this tumour suppressor in melanoma predisposition...

Research Grants62

  1. Control of menstrual bleeding disturbances in women
    Ian Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study aims to explore these possibilities in large scale clinical studies, scientific study of vascular and molecular changes in endometrium and with the exploration of molecular mechanisms in mice. ..
  2. BRAIN TISSUE RESOURCE CENTER FOR ALCOHOL RESEARCH
    Clive Harper; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A human brain tissue resource center is being developed in the Neuropathology Unit at the University of Sydney. The aim of this important facility is to provide fresh-frozen and formalin fixed brain tissue to ..
  3. Analysis of tobacco industry documents--Asia/Australia
    Simon Chapman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Brain Tissue Resource Centre for Alcohol Research
    Clive Harper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..bank) to provide these tissues to researchers has been developed in the Department of Pathology at the University of Sydney. The aim of this important and innovative facility, the New South Wales Tissue Resource Center (TRC), is to ..
  5. STRUCTURAL CHANGES AND SIGNALLING IN CALCIUM REGULATORS
    Jill Trewhella; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The long term goal is to understand the molecular mechanism for calcium regulation...
  6. STRUCTURAL CHANGES IN SIGNALING IN CALCIUM REGULATIONS
    Jill Trewhella; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Understanding the underlying molecular mechanisms of regulation is thus of fundamental importance in health research. ..
  7. Trans-acting factors in fetal hemoglobin silencing
    Merlin Crossley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Alcohol, Habit and the Failure of Behavioral Control
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The broad, long-term objective of the current project is, therefore, to investigate how exposure to alcohol affects the neural systems that control goal-directed and habitual instrumental learning processes. ..
  9. The Neural Basis of Instrumental Action
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  10. Cortico-Striatal Circuits in Actions and Habits
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  11. Cortico-Striatal Circuits in Actions and Habits
    Bernard Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  12. Interleukin 12 in inflammatory neurological diseases
    Iain Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, the results from these studies could lay the conceptual foundations for the development of novel therapeutic approaches to ameliorate CNS diseases of immunoinflammatory origin in which IL-12 is implicated. ..
  13. The Neural Basis of Instrumental Action
    Bernard Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In other experiments, the role of parallel interactions between insular cortex and basal forebrain structures in the representation of the incentive or 'goal' value of the instrumental outcome will be assessed. ..
  14. Alcohol, Habit and the Failure of Behavioral Control
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The broad, long-term objective of the current project is, therefore, to investigate how exposure to alcohol affects the neural systems that control goal-directed and habitual instrumental learning processes. ..
  15. The Neural Basis of Instrumental Action
    Bernard W Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  16. The Neural Basis of Instrumental Action
    Bernard Balleine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  17. Interleukin 12 in inflammatory neurological diseases
    Iain Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, the results from these studies could lay the conceptual foundations for the development of novel therapeutic approaches to ameliorate CNS diseases of immunoinflammatory origin in which IL-12 is implicated ..
  18. INFLAMMATORY NEUROLOGICAL DISEASES
    Iain Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In the third part of the third aim he will attempt to define ability to participate in or deviate from normal neuroimmunological reactions. These will include EAE induction, putting the IL12 transgene on the SCID background or ..
  19. IFN-ALPHA AND HIV GP120 IN NEUROAIDS STUDIES
    Iain Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....