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Researcher: Premilovac, D (Dr Dino Premilovac)

Fields of Research

Endocrinology
Systems Physiology
Cardiology (incl. Cardiovascular Diseases)
Ophthalmology
Epidemiology
Basic Pharmacology
Medical Physiology
Nutritional Physiology
Sensory Systems
Cell Physiology
Exercise Physiology
Autonomic Nervous System
Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Public Nutrition Intervention
Central Nervous System
Animal Physiology - Systems

Research Objectives

Diabetes
Cardiovascular System and Diseases
Preventive Medicine
Hearing, Vision, Speech and Their Disorders
Behaviour and Health
Nutrition
Health Related to Ageing
Reproductive System and Disorders
Inherited Diseases (incl. Gene Therapy)
Nervous System and Disorders
Health Education and Promotion
Allied Health Therapies (excl. Mental Health Services)
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Cancer and Related Disorders
Human Pharmaceutical Products
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing
Skin and Related Disorders

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A vascular mechanism for high-sodium-induced insulin resistance in rats; Diabetologia: Clinical and Experimental Diabetes and Metabolism
Acute vascular and metabolic actions of the green tea polyphenol epigallocatechin 3-gallate in rat skeletal muscle; Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry
Blueberry tea enhances insulin sensitivity by augmenting insulin-mediated metabolic and microvascular responses in skeletal muscle of high fat fed rats; International Journal of Diabetology & Vascular Disease Research
Enantioselective disposition of (R/S)-albuterol in skeletal and cardiac muscle; Drug Testing and Analysis
Muscle insulin resistance resulting from impaired microvascular insulin sensitivity in Sprague Dawley rats; Cardiovascular Research
Muscle microvascular blood flow responses in insulin resistance and ageing; The Journal of Physiology
No effect of NOS inhibition on skeletal muscle glucose uptake during in situ hindlimb contraction in healthy and diabetic Sprague-Dawley rats; American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology
Regulation of microvascular flow and metabolism: An overview; Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology
Role for the Microvasculature in Glucose Uptake in Skeletal Muscle; Glucose Uptake: Regulation, Signaling Pathways and Health Implications (Endocrinology Research and Clinical Developments)
Vascular and metabolic actions of the green tea polyphenol epigallocatechin gallate; Current Medicinal Chemistry

Research Projects

Cardiometabolic benefits of exercise training in type 2 diabetes independent of weight loss; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Generating and characterizing a reliable rodent model type 2 diabetes; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Microvascular dysfunction in adult offspring of type 2 diabetics; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Short chain quinones against diabetic retinopathy

Research Candidate Supervision