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Researcher: Iglesias, MA (Dr Miguel Iglesias)

Fields of Research

Metabolic Medicine
Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Sensory Systems
Higher Education

Research Objectives

Endocrine Organs and Diseases (excl. Diabetes)
Palliative Care
Allied Health Therapies (excl. Mental Health Services)
Nervous System and Disorders
Learner and Learning Processes
Carer Health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A review for Australian nurses: Cannabis use for anti-emesis among terminally ill patients in Australia; The Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing
A review for Australian nurses: Cannabis use for anti-emesis among terminally ill patients in Australia; Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing
Aerobic exercise during pregnancy reverts maternal insulin resistance in rats; Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
AICAR administration causes an apparent enhancement of muscle and liver insulin action in insulin-resistant high-fat-fed rats; Diabetes
AMP-activated protein kinase activation by AICAR increases both muscle fatty acid and glucose uptake in white muscle of insulin-resistant rats in vivo; Diabetes
APPL1 potentiates insulin-mediated inhibition of hepatic glucose production and alleviates diabetes via Akt activation in mice; Cell Metab
Brain glucagon-like peptide-1 increases insulin secretion and muscle insulin resistance to favor hepatic glycogen storage; Journal of Clinical Investigation
C3H/HeJ mice carrying a toll-like receptor 4 mutation are protected against the development of insulin resistance in white adipose tissue in response to a high-fat diet; Diabetologia: Clinical and Experimental Diabetes and Metabolism
Direct cardiac effects of intracoronary bupivacaine, levobupivacaine and ropivacaine in the sheep; British Journal of Pharmacology
Downstream mediators of Ten-m3 signalling in the developing visual pathway; BMC neuroscience
Evidence that amylin stimulates lipolysis in vivo: a possible mediator of induced insulin resistance; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Improvement of glucose tolerance and hepatic insulin sensitivity by oligofructose requires a functional glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor; Diabetes
Liver adenosine monophosphate-activated kinase-alpha2 catalytic subunit is a key target for the control of hepatic glucose production by adiponectin and leptin but not insulin; Endocrinology
Liver-specific deletion of insulin receptor substrate 2 does not impair hepatic glucose and lipid metabolism in mice; Diabetologia: Clinical and Experimental Diabetes and Metabolism
Maternal cigarette smoke exposure contributes to glucose intolerance and decreased brain insulin action in mice offspring independent of maternal diet; PLoS One
Metabolic endotoxemia initiates obesity and insulin resistance; Diabetes
Oral administration of glucose promotes intracellular partitioning of fatty acid toward storage in white but not in red muscle; Journal of Endocrinology
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR)-α activation lowers muscle lipids and improves insulin sensitivity in high fat-fed rats: comparison with PPAR-γ activation; Diabetes
PPARα/γ ragaglitazer eliminates fatty liver and enhances insulin action in fat-fed rats in the absence of hepatomegaly; American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Prior thiazolidinedione treatment preserves insulin sensitivity in normal rats during acute fatty acid elevation: role of the liver; Endocrinology
Raised FGF-21 and triglycerides accompany increased energy intake driven by protein leverage in lean, healthy individuals: a randomised trial; PLoS one
Role of central nervous system glucagon-like Peptide-1 receptors in enteric glucose sensing; Diabetes
Rosiglitazone treatment enhances acute AMP-activated protein kinase-mediated muscle and adipose tissue glucose uptake in high-fat-fed rats; Diabetes
Testing protein leverage in lean humans: a randomised controlled experimental study; PLoS One
The feedback process: Perspectives of first and second year undergraduate students in the disciplines of education, health science and nursing; Journal of University Teaching & Learning Practice

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision