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Researcher: Knott, GW (Dr Graham Knott)

Fields of Research

Central Nervous System
Animal Neurobiology
Cellular Nervous System
Neurosciences
Race and Ethnic Relations
Peripheral Nervous System
Medical Biochemistry: Proteins and Peptides (incl. Medical Proteomics)
Autonomic Nervous System
Cell Physiology
Animal Structure and Function
Cellular Interactions (incl. Adhesion, Matrix, Cell Wall)
Cell Metabolism
Sensory Systems

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Health
Nervous System and Disorders
Environment
Injury Control
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Monodelphis domestica a model for studies of developmental disorders of the nervous system; IX Internationl Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases
Albumin immunocytochemistry in the developing choroid plexus of opossum (Monodelphis domestica); 16th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Albumin transfer across choroid plexus of postnatal S. American opossum; 16th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Albumin transfer across the choroid plexus of South American opossum (Monodelphis domestica); Journal of Physiology
Analysis of locomotion in adult South American opossums with spinal cord crushes made in the first week of life; 16th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Barriers in the immature brain; Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
Barriers of the Developing Brain
Barriers to and transfer of proteins in the developing brain; 11th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience
Co-localisation of endogenous and exogenous fetuin in the neocortex of the fetal rat; Australian Neuroscience Society
Continued growth, division and survival of cells within the fetal rodent central nervous system maintained in culture; 14th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Development and recovery from injury in neonatal opossum spinal cord; 12th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience
Development of thalamocortical projections in the South American gray short-tailed opossum (Monodelphis domestica); The Journal of Comparative Neurology
Development of thalamocortical projections in the South American grey short-tailed opossum (Monodelphis domestica); Society for Neuroscience
Development of thalamocortical projections in the South American opossum (Monodelphis domestica); Australian Neuroscience Society
Development of walking, swimming and neuronal connections after complete spinal cord transection in the neonatal opossum, Monodelphis domestica; Journal of Neuroscience
Early repair after spinal cord injury in neonatal opossums, Monodelphis domestica; Australian Neuroscience Society
Fetuin - a new neuropoietic and hemopoietic glycoprotein; 16th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Fetuin expression in the dorsal root ganglia and trigeminal ganglia of perinatal rats; Internationl Journal of Developmental Neuroscience
Fetuin mRNA, as demonstrated by non-radioactive in situ hybridization, in the developing central nervous system; 15th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Functional and morphological recovery following spinal cord transection in neonatal South American opossums; Australian Neuroscience Society
Locomotor performance in adult Monodelphis domestica (S. American opossum) following complete spinal transection at one week postnatal age; 26th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
Mechanism of recovery from spinal cord injury in neonatal Monodelphis domestica (S. American opossum); 25th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
Migration and maturation of cells of the early neocortex in rodent central nervous system maintained in culture; 25th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
Neuro-hepatic proteins in brain development; Alfred Benzon Symposium
Permeability of the developing and mature blood-brain barriers to the theophylline in rats; Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology
Proteins in plasma, cerebrospinal fluid and brain during postnatal development in marsupials; Marsupial Biology. Recent Research, New Perspectives
Recovery following spinal cord injury in neonatal opossums; 11th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience
Recovery following spinal cord injury in the neonatal period in S. American opossums; 16th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Repair and recovery following spinal cord injury in a neonatal marsupial (Monodelphis domestica); Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology
Repair and recovery following spinal cord injury in immature rat and opossum; 15th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Repair of structure and function following complete transection of spinal cord in neonatal opossums, Monodelphis domestica; 19th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
SNA lectin binding in the spinal cord and DRG of perinatal rats; 15th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Species specific transfer of albumin from blood to CSF (cerebrospinal fluid) in postnatal Monodelphis domestica; 26th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
Specific uptake of fetuin by early cortical plate and migrating cells in the neocortex of the fetal rat; 15th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
Structural repair and functional recovery following complete section by cutting of the spinal cord in neonatal opossums; Society for Neuroscience
Synaptogenesis and development of superficial dorsal horn in cervical spinal cord of the South American opossum (Monodelphis domestica): An electron microscopical study; 19th Annual Meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society
TGF-beta receptor type II and fetuin in the developing neocortex; Society for Neuroscience
TGF-beta receptor type II and fetuin in the developing sheep neocortex; Cell and Tissue Research
The development of motorneurons and primary sensory afferents in the thoracic and lumbar spinal cord of the South American opossum, (Monodelphis domestica); Society for Neuroscience
The development of the limbs and the sensory innervation of the brachial and lumbar spinal cord in Monodelphis domestica; Australian Neuroscience Society
The nature and composition of the internal environment of the developing brain; Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
The thoracic and lumbar spinal cord in the South American opossum, Monodelphis domestica: the development of primary afferent projections; Australian Neuroscience Society
Theophylline transfer between blood and brain in neonatal and adult rats; Australian Physiological and Pharmacological Society

Research Projects

Cellular distribution of fetuin at the electron microscopal level; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Cellular mechanisms of normal development and recovery from injury in the immature spinal cord; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Modulation of the acute phase response by fetuin; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Repair of the injured spinal cord.; MAIB Injury Prevention & Management Foundation (MAIB)
Role of subplate cells in brain development; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Travel - re The development of the blood brain barriers; Clive & Vera Ramaciotti Foundation (CVRF)

Research Candidate Supervision