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Researcher: Penschow, JD (Dr Jennifer Penschow)

Fields of Research

Cell metabolism
Medical physiology
Nephrology and urology
Systems physiology
Medical biochemistry - carbohydrates
Medical biochemistry - proteins and peptides (incl. medical proteomics)
Zoology
Endocrinology
Central nervous system
Medical biochemistry - nucleic acids

Research Objectives

Other health
Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies
Human pharmaceutical treatments
Women's and maternal health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Cellular and sub-cellular location of kallikrein gene products induced in outer medullary tubules by furosemide treatment; Nephrology
Effect of estrogen and testosterone on skeletal muscle capillary density in rats; 37th National Scientific Conference
Furosemide compounds enhance urinary excretion of active kallikrein independently of their effects on urinary electrolyte excretion; Experimental Nephrology
Furosemide induces bipolar secretion of renal kallikrein from cortical and medullary distal tubule cells of mouse kidney; 38th Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia
Furosemide induces bipolar secretion of renal kallikrein from cortical and medullary distal tubule cells of mouse kidney; The 38th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia
Furosemide treatment alters the distribution of renal kallikrein gene expression in kidneys of mice; Experimental Nephrology
Hybridisation Histochemistry; Australian Institute of Medical Scientists
Redistribution of carbonic anhydrase VI expression from ducts to acini during development of ovine parotid and submandibular glands; Histochemistry and Cell Biology
Reduced glycogen phosphorylase activity in denervated hindlimb muscles of rat is related to muscle atrophy and fibre type; Life Sciences
Secretion of kallikrein from apical and basolateral surfaces of renal tubule cells after furosemide treatment of mice; 16th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Hypertension
The effects of diuresis on urinary kallikrein excretion and renal kallikrein gene expression in rats; 40th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia
The effects of diuretics on renal kallikrein gene expression in rats; Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology

Research Projects

2000 Supplementary Grant; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
A local kallikrein-kinin system in skeletal muscle may be involved in hypertension associated with insulin resistance; Merck Sharp & Dohme Australia (MSDA)
Effects of Estrogen Replacement on Skeletal Muscle Capillarization and Insulin Sensitivity; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Involvement of Nitric Oxide in Capillary Regrowth in Insulin Resistant Muscle; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
Involvement of the kallikrein-kinin system in skeletal muscle blood flow and energy metabolism in normal and insulin resistant muscle.; Heart Foundation (HF)
Nitric Oxide, muscle blood flow and insulin resistance; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
Olympus Fluorescence and phase contrast optics; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Regulation of the mammalian renal kallikrein-kinin system; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Relationship between hypertension and NIDDM: early changes in gene expression in a hypertensive muscle model; Diabetes Australia Research Trust (DART)
Vasomodulator involement in capillary growth and insulin sensitivity of skeletal muscle; Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision