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Researcher: Dora, KA (Dr Kim Dora)

Fields of Research

Systems physiology
Basic pharmacology
Endocrinology
Zoology
Biochemistry and cell biology

Research Objectives

Other health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

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
Increased resting muscle thermogenesis using pharmacological intervention; Fourth Scientific Meeting of the Australian Society for the Study of Obesity
Inhibition of insulin-mediated glucose uptake in rat hindlimb by an alpha-adrenergic vascular effect; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Interaction between blood flow, metabolism and exercise; Biochemistry of Exercise X
Norepinephrine and serotonin vasoconstriction in rat hindlimb control different vascular flow routes; American Journal of Physiology
Perfused skeletal muscle contraction and metabolism improved by angiotensin II-mediated vasoconstriction; American Journal of Physiology
Potential defect in the vascular control of nonshivering thermogenesis in the obese Zucker rat hind limb; Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Serotonin inhibition of 1-methylxanthine metabolism parallels its vasoconstrictor activity and inhibition of oxygen uptake in perfused rat hindlimb; Acta Physiologica Scandinavica
Stimulation of oxygen uptake (VO2) in muscle by alpha1- and beta3-adrenoceptors; Fourth Scientific Meeting of the Australian Society for the Study of Obesity
Vascular and endocrine control of muscle metabolism; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Vascular and metabolic regulation of muscle; Physiology, Stress and Malnutrition

Research Projects

Alpha-adrenergic regulation of microvascular function; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Research Candidate Supervision