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Researcher: Fung, SJ (Miss Samantha Fung)

Fields of Research

Cellular nervous system
Central nervous system

Research Objectives

Clinical health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Metallothionein biology in the ageing and neurodegenerative brain; Neurotoxicity Research
Metallothionein expression by NG2 glial cells following CNS injury; Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences
Olfactory ensheathing cells promote neurite sprouting of injured axons in vitro by direct cellular contact and secretion of soluble factors; Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences
Olfactory ensheathing cells promote reactive neurite sprouting in vitro through both direct and indirect mechanisms; Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting
Olfactory ensheathing cells promote reactive neurite sprouting in vitro through both direct and indirect mechanisms; 21st Annual National Neurotrauma Society Symposium
Redefining the role of metallothionein within the injured brain: extracellular metallothioneins play an important role in the astrocyte-neuron response to injury; Journal of Biological Chemistry
The global gene expression of olfactory ensheathing cells and comparisons to astrocytes and Schwann cells; The Australian Neuroscience Society
The Role of Metallothionein and Astrocyte-Neuron Interactions in Injury to the CNS; Metallothioneins in Biochemistry and Pathology
What is an olfactory ensheathing cell? A microarray comparison of ensheathing cells, Schwann cells and astrocytes; 21st Annual National Neurotrauma Society Symposium
What is an olfactory ensheathing cell? A microarray comparison of ensheathing cells, Schwann cells and astrocytes; Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision