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Researcher: Courtney, J (Dr Jo-Maree Courtney)

Fields of Research

Respiratory diseases
Cell development, proliferation and death
Cellular nervous system
Gene expression (incl. microarray and other genome-wide approaches)
Cell neurochemistry
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Obstetrics and gynaecology
Foetal development and medicine
Biochemistry and cell biology
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Proteomics and intermolecular interactions (excl. medical proteomics)

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in the biomedical and clinical sciences
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Treatment of human diseases and conditions
Efficacy of medications
Health related to ageing

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Epithelial to mesenchymal transition in cultured cells: a potential in vitro model of COPD; Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Expression of TNF-receptor-associated factor genes in murine tooth development; Gene Expression Patterns
Glial Growth Factor 2 induces proliferation and structural changes in ensheathing cells; Brain Research
Harnessing the stem cell properties of pericytes to repair the brain; Neural regeneration research
Induction of epithelial to mesenchymal transition in a bronchial epithelial cell line; The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting
Novel insights into chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): an overview; EMJ Respiratory
Opg, Rank, and Rankl in tooth development: co-ordination of odontogenesis and osteogenesis; Journal of Dental Research
Pericytes and Neurovascular Function in the Healthy and Diseased Brain; Frontiers in cellular neuroscience
The activation level of the TNF family receptor, Edar, determines cusp number and tooth number during tooth development; Developmental Biology: An International Journal
The ducky mutation in Cacna2d2 results in altered Purkinje cell morphology and is associated with the expression of a truncated alpha 2 delta-2 protein with abnormal function; Journal of Biological Chemistry
The Ectodysplasin and NFkappaB signalling pathways in odontogenesis; Archives of Oral Biology: A Multidisciplinary Journal in Oral Research
The role of epithelial-mesenchymal transition in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Traf6 is essential for murine tooth cusp morphogenesis; Developmental Dynamics

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision