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Researcher: Clark, MG (Professor Michael Clark)

Fields of Research

Endocrinology
Systems Physiology
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Cell Metabolism
Cardiology (incl. Cardiovascular Diseases)
Basic Pharmacology
Medical Biochemistry: Lipids
Physiology
Animal Physiology - Systems
Exercise Physiology
Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry
Gene and Molecular Therapy
Agricultural Biotechnology Diagnostics (incl. Biosensors)
Medical Biochemistry: Carbohydrates
Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Analytical Biochemistry
Medical Physiology
Medical and Health Sciences
Instrumental Methods (excl. Immunological and Bioassay Methods)
Medical Biotechnology
Cell Physiology
Central Nervous System
Medical Biochemistry: Nucleic Acids
Infectious Diseases
Comparative Physiology
Intensive Care
Biological Sciences
Gene Expression (incl. Microarray and other genome-wide approaches)
Genome Structure and Regulation
Peripheral Nervous System
Microbial Genetics
Separation Science
Protein Trafficking
Medical Biochemistry: Proteins and Peptides (incl. Medical Proteomics)
Analytical Chemistry
Bacteriology
Sensory Systems
Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Animal Physiology - Cell

Research Objectives

Diabetes
Health
Cardiovascular System and Diseases
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Human Pharmaceutical Treatments (e.g. Antibiotics)
Human Diagnostics
Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences
Behaviour and Health
Endocrine Organs and Diseases (excl. Diabetes)
Blood Disorders
Hardwood Plantations
Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Fisheries - Aquaculture
Infectious Diseases
Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)

Career Best Publications

Blood flow and muscle metabolism: a focus on insulin action; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Insulin sensitivity of muscle capillary recruitment in vivo; Diabetes
Insulin-Mediated Hemodynamic Changes Are Impaired in Muscle of Zucker Obese Rats; Diabetes
Lipid Infusion Impairs Physiologic Insulin-Mediated Capillary Recruitment and Muscle Glucose Uptake In Vivo; Diabetes
Microvascular recruitment is an early insulin effect that regulates skeletal muscle glucose uptake in vivo; Diabetes

Research Publications

1-Methylxanthine Metabolism in Rat Skeletal Muscle Indicative of Nutritive Blood flow in Vitro and in Vivo; 10th International Conference on the Biochemistry of Exercise
A comparison of ultrasound and laser Doppler for Measuring Capillary Recruitment Using Models in vitro; ACSM Conference on Integrative Physiology of Exercise
Activation of AMP-Activated Protein Kinase by 5-Aminoimidazole-4-Carboxamide-1-β-D-Ribofuranoside in the Muscle Microcirculation Increases Nitric Oxide Synthesis and Microvascular Perfusion; Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
Acute AICAR infusion stimulates capillary recruitment in skeletal muscle; American Diabetes Assocaition, 66th Scientific Sessions
Acute blockade by endothelin-1 of haemodynamic insulin action in rats; Diabetologia
Acute divergent effects of AICAR on insulin action in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 63rd Scientific Sessions
Acute effects of wortmannin on insulin's hemodynamic and metabolic actions in vivo; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Acute glucosamine-induced insulin resistance in muscle in vivo is associated with impaired capillary recruitment; Diabetologia
Acute impairment of insulin-mediated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in rat skeletal muscle in vivo by TNF-alpha; Diabetes
Acute vasoconstriction-induced insulin resistance in rat muscle in vivo; Diabetes
alpha-adrenergic stimulation of thermogenesis in a rat kangaroo (Marsupialia, Bettongia gaimardi); American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology
Alpha1-Adrenoceptor mediated thermogenesis of muscle origin in bettongs; International Symposium on Cardiovascular Adrenoceptors
Axially symmetric semi-infinite domain models of microdialysis and their application to the determination of nutritive flow in rat muscle; Journal of Physiology
Blood flow and glucose uptake by muscle; 42nd Annual Conference
Blood flow and muscle metabolism: a focus on insulin action; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Capillary recruitment in muscle is a highly sensitive event in insulin action in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 63rd Scientific Sessions
Cardiac Ca2+ Channels and Sarcolemma Redox; Plasma Membrane Oxidoreductases in Control of Animal and Plant Growth
cGMP degrading phosphodiesterases are expressed differentially in skeletal muscle vasculature; American Diabetes Association, 66th Scientific Sessions
Circulating triglyceride and muscle; Seventh Scientific Meeting
Comment to: Grass G, Dell'oro r, Quarti-Trevano F et al (2005) Neuroadrenergic and reflex abnormalities in patients with metabolic syndrome; Diabetologia
Constant-Pressure Perfusion of Rat Hindlimb shows Alpha-Adrenergic and Beta-Adrenergic Stimulation Of Oxygen-Consumption; American Journal of Physiology
Contraction-mediated capillary recruitment is not impaired in muscle of insulin-resistant obese Zucker rats; American Diabetes Assocaition, 62nd Scientific Sessions
Contraction-mediated muscle capillary recruitment and metabolic responses in vivo are resistant to TNFα; 18th International Diabetes Federation Congress
Contrast-enhanced ultrasound measurement of microvascular perfusion relevant to nutrient and hormone delivery in skeletal muscle: A model study in vitro; Microvascular Research
Contribution of mitochondrial proton leak to respiration rate in working skeletal muscle and liver and to SMR; American Journal of Physiology
Creatine phosphate as the preferred early indicator of ischemia in muscular tissues; Journal of Surgical Research
Decreased microvascular vasomotion and myogenic response in rat skeletal muscle in association with acute insulin resistance; Journal of Physiology
Differential expression of cGMP degrading phosphodiesterases in skeletal muscle vasculature; COMBIO 2006 Meeting
Effect of estrogen and testosterone on skeletal muscle capillary density in rats; 37th National Scientific Conference
Effect of Muscle Contraction on Metabolism of 1-Methylxanthine and L-Arginine in the Constant-Flow Perfused Rat Hindlimb; 10th International Biochemistry of Exercise Conference
Effect of Phorbol Esters on the Distribution and Total Activity of Protein Kinase C in the Perfused Rat Heart; International Journal of Biochemistry
Effects of central administration of insulin or L-NMMA on rat skeletal muscle microvascular perfusion; Diabetes Obesity & Metabolism
Effects of noradrenaline and flow on lactate uptake in the perfused rat hindlimb; Acta Physiologica Scandinavica
Effects of wortmannin on insulin-mediated action in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 63rd Scientific Sessions
Endothelial Na+ -D-glucose cotransporter: No Role in Insulin-mediated Glucose Uptake ; Hormone and Metabolic Research
Endothelin-1 as a messenger for insulin has both stimulatory and inhibitory effects on perfused muscle metabolism via its vascular actions; American Diabetes Association, 64th Scientific Sessions
Endothelin-1 inhibits insulin action in vivo; 42nd Annual Meeting of the EASD
Endothelin-1 vascular and resultant metabolic actions in perfused rat hindlimb are opposed by insulin; 41st EASD Annual Meeting
Evidence of Capillary Recruitment by Insulin but not Epinephrine in Rat Muscle in Vivo; 34th Meeting of the American Diabetes Association
Exercise training by rats enhances insulin's microvascular effects in skeletal muscle; 7th World Congress for Microcirculation
Exercise Training Improves Insulin-Mediated Capillary Recruitment in Association With Glucose Uptake in Rat Hindlimb; Diabetes
Factors influencing the hemodynamic and metabolic effects of insulin in muscle; Current Diabetes Reviews
Failure of laser Doppler signal to correlate with total flow in muscle: Is this a question of vessel architecture?; Microvascular Research
Fatty acids as potential mediators of skeletal muscle thermogenesis; 1st Colloquium on Mitochondria and Myopathies
Functional and metabolic evidence for two different vanilloid (VN1 and VN2) receptors in perfused rat hindlimb; Life Sciences
Glucosamine induces acute insulin resistance in muscle in vivo assocaited with impaired capillary recruitment; 41st EASD Annual Meeting
Graded occlusion of perfused rat muscle vasculature decreases insulin action; Clinical Science
Haemodynamic insulin resistance increases fatty acid uptake by connective tissue adipocytes in red muscles; EASD, 36th Annual Meeting
Hemodynamic actions of insulin in rat skeletal muscle: evidence of capillary recruitment; Diabetes
Hemodynamic Effects of Insulin Action in Rat Skeletal Muscle in Vivo; Federation of American Societies of Experimental Biology
Heterogeneity of laser Doppler flowmetry in perfused muscle indicative of nutritive and non nutritive flow; American Journal of Physiology
Impaired microvascular perfusion: a consequence of vascular dysfunction and a potential cause of insulin resistance in muscle
Impaired microvascular recruitment and muscle insulin resistance
Improved method of measuring changes in microvascular capillary blood flow
Improved method of measuring changes in microvascular capillary blood flow
Increased chylomicron triglyceride hydrolysis by connective tissue flow in perfused rat hindlimb: Implications for lipid storage; Journal of Lipid research
Increased metabolism of infused 1-methylxanthine by working muscle; Acta Physiologica Scandinavica
Increased resting muscle thermogenesis using pharmacological intervention; Fourth Scientific Meeting of the Australian Society for the Study of Obesity
Inhibiting NOS blocks microvascular recruitment and blunts muscle glucose uptake in response to insulin; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Inhibition of insulin-mediated glucose uptake in rat hindlimb by an alpha-adrenergic vascular effect; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Inhibition of nitric oxide synthase prevents insulin-stimulated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in skeletal muscle in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 61st Scientific Sessions
Insulin action and blood flow within muscle; 37th National Scientific Conference
Insulin alters the distribution of volume of blood flow in rat skeletal muscle in vivo: Assessment by 1-methylxanthine metabolism and ultrasound; American Diabetes Association Meeting
Insulin and contraction increase nutritive blood flow in rat muscle in vivo: determined by microdialysis of L-[14C]glucose; Journal of Physiology
Insulin delivery to muscle is sensitive to tissue perfusion; 42nd Annual Meeting of the EASD
Insulin sensitivity of muscle capillary recruitment in vivo; Diabetes
Insulin stimulates laser Doppler signal by rat muscle in vivo, consistent with nutritive flow recruitment; Clinical Science
Insulin-mediated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in rat hindlimb enhanced by voluntary exercise training; American Diabetes Association, 61st Scientific Sessions
Insulin-mediated capillary recruitment in muscle: implications for glucose uptake and insulin resistance; Diabetic Complications: Mechanisms Underlying Neuronal and Vascular Changes
Insulin-mediated Capillary Recruitment in Skeletal Muscle: Is This a Mediator of Insulin Action on Glucose Metabolism?; Current Diabetes Reports
Insulin-mediated capillary recruitment is impaired in muscle of obese Zucker rats; American Diabetes Association, 61st Scientific Sessions
Insulin-Mediated Hemodynamic Changes Are Impaired in Muscle of Zucker Obese Rats; Diabetes
Interaction between blood flow, metabolism and exercise; Biochemistry of Exercise X
Interaction between metabolism and flow in tendon and muscle; Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports
Interleukin-6 attenuates insulin-mediated increases in endothelial cell signaling but augments skeletal muscle insulin action via differential effects on tumor necrosis factor- expression; Diabetes
Interleukin-6 increases glucose uptake but does not increase AMPK activity in L6 myotubes and perfused rat hindlimb; AMPK 2004, 3rd International Symposium on AMP-activated protein kinase
Laser Doppler flowmetry, but not contrast enhanced ultrasound, influenced by flow when measuring changes in muscle capillary recruitment - a study in vitro; Exercise, Insulin Sensitivity and Diabetes - What is new?
Last word on Point:Counterpoint: There is/is not capillary recruitment in active skeletal muscle during exercise; Journal of Applied Physiology
Lipid Infusion Impairs Physiologic Insulin-Mediated Capillary Recruitment and Muscle Glucose Uptake In Vivo; Diabetes
Local infusion of an inhibitor of Ca2+ dependent K+ channels (TEA), but not L-NAME blocks insulin-mediated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in muscle in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 65th Scientific Sessions
Local methacholine but not bradykinin potentiates insulin-mediated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in muscle in vivo; Diabetologia
Local methacholine but not bradykinin potentiates insulin-mediated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in muscle in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 64th Scientific Sessions
Local nitric oxide synthase inhibition reduces skeletal muscle glucose uptake but not capillary blood flow during in situ muscle contraction in rats; Diabetes
Metabolic and vascular actions of endothelin-1 are inhibited by insulin-mediated vasodilation in perfused rat hindlimb muscle; British Journal of Pharmacology
Methods and pharmaceuticals for treating muscle insulin resistance and related conditions
Methods and pharmaceuticals for treating muscle insulin resistance and related conditions
Microsphere infusion reverses vasoconstrictor-mediated changes in hindlimb oxygen uptake and energy status; Acta Physiologica Scandinavica
Microvascular flow routes in muscle controlled by vasoconstrictors; Microvascular Research
Microvascular involvement in insulin resistance of skeletal muscle; 7th World Congress for Microcirculation
Microvascular involvement in insulin resistance of skeletal muscle; 7th World Congress for Microcirculation
Microvascular recruitment is an early insulin effect that regulates skeletal muscle glucose uptake in vivo; Diabetes
Microvascular regulation of muscle metabolism; Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care
Muscle capillary recruitment and glucose uptake of genetically obese rats respond to contractions but not insulin; American Diabetes Association, 64th Scientific Sessions
Muscle metabolism and control of capillary blood flow: insulin and exercise; Essays in Biochemistry
Na+ channel and Na+/K+ ATPase involvement in norepinephrine- and veratridine-stimulated metabolism in perfused rat hind limb; Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Nonnutritive flow impairs uptake of fatty acids by white muscles of the perfused rat hindlimb; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Norepinephrine and serotonin vasoconstriction in rat hindlimb control different vascular flow routes; American Journal of Physiology
Nutritive and non-nutritive blood flow in muscle affects microdialysis outflow/inflow ratio; 7th World Congress for Microcirculation
Nutritive and non-nutritive blood flow: rest and exercise; Acta Physiologica Scandinavica
Nutritive blood flow affects microdialysis O/I ratio for [14C]ethanol and 3H2O in perfused rat hindlimb; American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology
Nutritive blood flow as an essential element supporting muscle anabolism; Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care
Nutritive blood flow improves interstitial glucose and lactate exchange in perfused rat hindlimb; American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology
Oxygen uptake stimulated by veratridine but not phenylephrine in the constant-flow arrested rat heart: absence of vasoconstrictor-mediated thermogenesis in heart; 43rd Annual Conference
Perfused skeletal muscle contraction and metabolism improved by angiotensin II-mediated vasoconstriction; American Journal of Physiology
Physiologic elevation of free fatty acids (FFA) inhibits insulin-mediated capillary recruitment in rat skeletal muscle; American Diabetes Association, 63rd Scientific Sessions
Physiologic hyperinsulinemia mimics the capillary recruitment induced by exercise in skeletal muscle in vivo; ADA, 60th Scientific Sessions
Point: Counterpoint: There is/is not capillary recruitment in active skeletal muscle during exercise; Journal of Appliedy Physiology
Potential defect in the vascular control of nonshivering thermogenesis in the obese Zucker rat hind limb; Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Potential for endothelin-1-mediated impairment of contractile activity in hypertension; Clinical and Experimental Physiology and Pharmacology
Potential for non-shivering thermogenesis in perfused chicken (Gallus domesticus) muscle ; Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A: Comparative Physiology
Preparation and properties of isolated hepatocytes from sheep; The Hepatocyte Review
Purine and pyrimidine nucleotide metabolism of vascular smooth muscle cells in culture; General Pharmacology
Reduced glycogen phosphorylase activity in denervated hindlimb muscles of rat is related to muscle atrophy and fibre type; Life Sciences
Reduced nutritive flow in experimental hypertension: the cause of hyperglycemia and hyperlipidemia?; American Diabetes Association, 62nd Scientific Sessions
Regulation of muscle glucose uptake in vivo by insulin-mediated capillary recruitment; 41st Annual Conference
Relationship of MTT reduction to stimulants of muscle metabolism; Chemico-Biological Interactions
Resiniferatoxin treatment reverses impaired capillary recruitment and insulin resistance in the obese Zucker rat; American Diabetes Association, 65th Scientific Sessions
Resting muscle thermogenesis: novel mechanisms; Tenth International Hibernation Symposium
Role of blood flow in regulating glucose metabolism
Role of capillary recruitment in the potentiation of insulin action by prior exercise; American Diabetes Association, 64th Scientific Sessions
Rosiglitazone partly reverses insulin resistance in the obese Zucker rat but fails to recover insulin-mediated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in muscle; American Diabetes Association, 65th Scientific Sessions
Sciatic Nerve Severance Produces Haemodynamic Changes and Insulin Resistance in Muscle; 16th International Diabetes Federation Congress
Sciatic nerve severance produces insulin resistance without changes in 1-MX metabolism; ADA, 60th Scientific Sessions
Serotonin inhibition of 1-methylxanthine metabolism parallels its vasoconstrictor activity and inhibition of oxygen uptake in perfused rat hindlimb; Acta Physiologica Scandinavica
Similarities between vasoconstrictor- and veratridine-stimulated metabolism in perfused rat hind limb; Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Size-Dependent Effects of Microspheres on Vasoconstrictor-Mediated Change in Oxygen Uptake by Perfused Rat Hindlimb; Microvascular Research
Skeletal muscle contraction stimulates capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in insulin resistant obese Zucker rats; American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism
Skeletal Muscle Microvascular Recruitment by Physiological Hyperinsulinemia Precedes Increases in Total Blood Flow; Diabetes
Skeletal muscle vascular involvement in insulin action and insulin resistance; International Symposium on Resistance Arteries 1996
Spatial Distribution of Nutritive and Nonnutritive Vascular Routes in Perfused Rat Hindlimb Muscle Using Microspheres; Microvascular Research
Stimulation and inhibition of resting muscle thermogenesis by vasoconstrictors in perfused rat hindlimb; Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Stimulation of oxygen uptake (VO2) in muscle by alpha1- and beta3-adrenoceptors; Fourth Scientific Meeting of the Australian Society for the Study of Obesity
Sympathetic stimulation elicits increased or decreased VO2 in the perfused rat hindlimb via alpha 1-adrenoceptors; American Journal of Physiology
T-1032 a cyclic GMP phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor blocks physiologic insulin-mediated muscle hemodynamic effects and glucose uptake in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 63rd Scientific Sessions
T-1032, a cyclic GMP phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor, acutely blocks physiologic insulin-mediated muscle haemodynamic effects and glucose uptake in vivo; British Journal of Pharmacology
The Microvasculature in Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes; Seminars in Vascular Medicine
The vasodilatory actions of insulin on resistance and terminal arterioles and their impact on muscle glucose uptake; Diabetes/Metabolism Reseach and Reviews
Themogenic mechanisms of resting muscle; 6th Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity
There is / is not capillary recruitment in active skeletal muscle during exercise; Journal of Applied Physiology
Thermogenesis associated with spontaneous activity: an important component of thermoregulatory needs in rats; Journal of Physiology (London)
Thermogenesis in resting muscle: a role for sodium channels?; 43rd Annual Conference of the Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Thermogenesis of resting muscle: key roles for sodium channels and Na+/K+ ATPase in catecholamine effects; 42nd Annual Conference
TNFα and IL-6 differently affect insulin action in vivo; 18th International Diabetes Federation Congress
TNF? inhibits low physiologic but not high insulin-mediated capillary recruitment and glucose uptake in vivo; American Diabetes Association, 62nd Scientific Sessions
TNFalpha acutely inhibits vascular effects of physiological but not high insulin or contraction; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Treatment with the thiazolidinedione (BRL 49653) decreases insulin resistance in obese Zucker hindlimb; Hormone and Metabolic Research
Use of microdialysis to assess capillary recruitment in muscle - a study in vitro; Exercise, Insulin Sensitivity and Diabetes - What is nes?
Vascular and endocrine control of muscle metabolism; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Vascular and metabolic effects of methacholine in relation to insulin action in muscle; Diabetologia
Vascular and metabolic regulation of muscle; Physiology, Stress and Malnutrition
Vascular control of nutrient delivery by flow distribution within muscle: implications for exercise and post-exercise muscle metabolism; International Journal of Sports Medicine
Vascular induced insulin resistance; Annual Scientific Meetings
Vasoconstrictor-induced thermogenic switching in endotherm and ectotherm muscle; Tenth International Hibernation Symposium
Vasoconstrictor-mediated blood flow redistribution and acute insulin resistance in rat skeletal muscle in vivo; European Association for the Study of Diabetes
Vasoconstrictor-mediated increase in muscle resting thermogenesis is inhibited by membrane-stabilizing agents; Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Vasoconstrictor-mediated thermogenesis present in perfused skeletal muscle but absent from perfused heart; Journal of Thermal Biology
Vasoconstrictors alter oxygen, lactate, and glycerol metabolism in the perfused rat hindlimb of a rat kangaroo; American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology
Vessels supplying septa and tendons as functional shunts in perfused rat hindlimb; Microvascular Research

Research Projects

A haemodynamic basis for insulin resistance in skeletal muscle; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
A muscle haemodynamic basis for hypertriglyceridemia and insulin resistance of hypertension.; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
A novel form of muscle thermogenesis involving proton leak by mitochondria regulated by a paracrine signal of vascular origin.; Australian Research Council (ARC)
A Novel Form of Resting Muscle Thermogenesis from Na+ Cycling Regulated by Signals from Blood Vessels; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Abalone Project; Univalve Pty Ltd (UNIVALVE)
Augmenting Microvascular Blood Flow in Muscle; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Biochemistry and role of uridine phosphates in vascular smooth muscle; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Biochemistry of vascular tissue: what is the role of uridine-phosphagens in constriction?; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Blood vessel oxygen consumption; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Central and Peripheral Actions of Insulin for the Control of Muscle Capillary Recruitment; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Control of glucose metabolism in contracting muscles; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Detrimental Haemodynamic Changes in Skeletal Muscle From Chronic Heart Failure; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Development of Laser Doppler Flowmetry for Assessment of Muscle Microvascular Flow in Insulin Resistance; Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
Development of pharmacological and dietary factors for the control of obesity; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Diode array detector; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Early events in cardiac hypertrophy: regulation of protooncogene expression in the rat heart by hypertrophic stimuli; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Effects of vasomodulators on lipid clearance by perfused muscle; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Endothelin-1, type2 diabetes and hypertension; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Establishing a Centralised Genetics Facility within the Central Science Laboratory; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Fundamental and Applied Studies in High Performance Ion Chronatography; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Fundamental and Applied Studies in High Performance Ion Chronatography; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Glucose and Lactose Analyser; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Glucose transport in normal and diabetic vascular smooth muscle; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
Glucose transport in normal and diabetic vascular smooth muscle; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
Haemodynamic Effects of Tumour Necrosis Factor-A to cause Muscle Insulin Resistance; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
High energy nucleotides of vascular tissue; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatograph); National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Hypertension in obesity: a thermogenic response to excess energy storage?; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Hyphenated Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometer Facility; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Implantable LDF for Assessing Skeletal Muscle Microvascular Recruitment by Insulin; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
Induction of vascular shunting as a thermogenic mechanism; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Insulin Action and Blood Flow in Muscle; Clive & Vera Ramaciotti Foundation (CVRF)
Insulin resistance and obesity from vascular shunting in muscle; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Insulin resistance in muscle from haemodynamic changes; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Insulin resistant diabetes resulting from haemodynamic changes within muscle; Australian Mutual Provident Society (AMPS)
Involvement of the kallikrein-kinin system in skeletal muscle blood flow and energy metabolism in normal and insulin resistant muscle.; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Lipid metabolism by the perfused rat hindlimb; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Measurement of non-nutritive and nutritive blood flow in muscle.; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Mechanisms Linking Insulin-Mediated Muscle Capillary Recruitment and Glucose Uptake; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Metabolic and haemodynamic effects of insulin and c-peptide in perfused muscle; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Microdialysis for Monitoring Changes in Microvascular Flow Patterns in Muscle; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Microvascular Control of Muscle Lipid Metabolism; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Muscle Vascular Research and Gene Therapy Using Ultrasound; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Nitric Oxide Synthase and Muslce Activity; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Novel Therapeutic Interventions to Increase Blood Flow to Skeletal Muscle; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Nutrient and Hormone Delivery to Muscle: Interactions between Insulin and Exercise; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Olympus Fluorescence and phase contrast optics; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Paradoxical actions of noradrenaline on muscle oxygen consumption in homeothermic animals; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Regulated Uncoupling in Muscle Mitochondria; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Regulated uncoupling/substrate cycling in muscle mitochondria; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Relationship between hypertension and NIDDM: early changes in gene expression in a hypertensive muscle model; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
Relationship Between Muscle Insulin Resistance and High Blood Pressure; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Request for Metabolic Monitor; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Resting muscle thermogenesis and thiazolyl blue conversion; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Resting muscle thermogenesis and thiazolyl blue conversion; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Skeletal Muscle Capillary Recruitment and Insulin Action; American Diabetes Association (ADA)
Targetting vascular control in muscle; SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals (SKBP)
The Effects of Insulin on the Microvasculature; National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The Physiological Effect of Insulin on Microvascular Flow; National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The Role of Nutritive and Non-nutritive Blood Flow on Lipid Clearance by Normal and Insulin-resistant Muscle; National Heart Foundation (NHF)
Ultra Low (-135C) storage freezer; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Ultracentrifuge for molecular biological studies; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Ultrasound in Muscle Vascular Research, Diagnosis and Gene Therapy; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Ultrasound Module and Microbubbles Facility for Muscle Vascular Research and Gene Therapy; Clive & Vera Ramaciotti Foundation (CVRF)
Vascular control of non-shivering thermogenesis; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Vascular thermogenesis as a general mechanism for non-shivering thermogenesis; Australian Research Council (ARC)
NIDDM-GSK-Comparing Rosiglitazone and Metformnum for Microvascular Action in Muscle
Novel Agents to Increase Blood Flow to Skeletal Muscle
The physiologic effect of insulin on microvascular flow

Research Candidate Supervision

Cardiac Alpha-1 Reeptors and their role in glucose uptake
Changes in gene expression in insulin resistant muscle
Contraction-induced glucose transport into skeletal muscle- the involvement of protein Kinase C
Effect of vascular flow on insulin resistance in skeletal muscle
Enhancing Blood Flow and Glucose Uptake in Insulin-Resistant Skeletal Muscle
Exercise and Insulin- Muscle Haemodynamics and Metabolism
Glucose Uptake in Skeletal Muscle
Hemodynamic and Metabolic Actions of Adiponectin in Muscle
Hemodynamic and metabolic changes in muscle in relation to insulin action
Insulin-Mediated Capillary Recruitment- Regulatory and Anatomical Aspects
Interactions between contraction, insulin and thiazolidinediones in skeletal muscle; a focus on capillary recruitment
Metallothioneins of Monodelphis Domestica
Muscle capillary recruitment and insulin action
Muscle fuel uptake- a result of hormone and substrate interaction affecting regional blood flow
Novel Technologies and Measurement of Microvascular Blood Flow in Muscle
Nutritive and Non-Nutritive Blood Flow in Muscle
Regulation of skeletal muscle metabolism
Relationship of microvascular flow distibution to skeletal muscle metabolism
Role of the endothelium in insulin mediated capillary recruitment.
Role of the Microvasculature in the Development of Muscle Insulin Resistance
Studies of tissue thermogenesis
The role of blood vessels in oxygen metabolism and heat production and the control of such processes.
The role of the sympathetic nervous system in the control of metabolism
Title- The release of purine and pyrimidine nucleotide catabolites from working blood vessels
Vanilloid Receptors in the Perfused Rat Hindlimb
Vascular & metabolic actions of insulin
Vascular and Metabolic Actions of Insulin and AMPK Activation in Muscle
Vascular control and hindlimb metabolism
Vascular control of Resting Metbolism in Muscle
Vascular effects of vasoconstrictors on muscle metabolism