|Present||Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Griffith University|
Teaching Undergraduate Biomedical, Medical and Exercise Science students and Supervised/co-supervised 9 research students including PhD, Masters and Honours Students.
Honors and Awards
- Women in Technology Biotech Rising Star Award, 2010
School of Medical Science,
Gold Coast campus,
Griffith University QLD 4222
Ph. +61 7 5552 8936
Immunological abnormalities as potential biomarkers in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic ...
Journal of Translational Medicine (2011)
Background: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) is characterized by severe prolonged fatigue, and decreases in cognition and other physiological functions, ...
Erythrocyte aggregation and neutrophil function in an aging population
Gerontology: International journal of experimental, clinical, behavioural, regenerative and technological gerontology (2009)
There are limited investigations which have examined the relationship between neutrophil activation and erythrocyte aggregation in older persons. The purpose ...
Postulated vasoactive neuropeptide immunopathology affecting the blood-brain/blood-spinal barrier in ...
Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment (2009)
Neuropsychiatric symptoms occur in a number of neurological fatigue-related conditions including multiple sclerosis (MS), Parkinson’s disease (PD), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ...
Vasoactive neuropeptides in clinical ophthalmology: An association with autoimmune retinopathy?
Clinical ophthalmology (2009)
The mammalian eye is protected against pathogens and inflammation in a relatively immune-privileged environment. Stringent mechanisms are activated that regulate ...
Postulated role of vasoactive neuropeptide-related immunopathology of the blood brain ...
Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine Publications (2008)
Vasoactive neuropeptides (VNs) such as pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) and vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) have critical roles as neurotransmitters, ...