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Researcher: Bennett, EJ (Dr Ellen Bennett)

Fields of Research

Respiratory diseases
Ecosystem function
Zoology
Occupational and workplace health and safety
Animal immunology
Comparative physiology
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing
Endocrinology
Central nervous system

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Prevention of human diseases and conditions
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander determinants of health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A cross-sectional survey of environmental health in remote Aboriginal communities in Western Australia; International Journal of Environmental Health Research
Adverse effects of prenatal exposure to residential dust on post-natal brain development; Environmental Research
Correlations between the secretory activity of the corpora lutea and embryonic stage in the viviparous skink, Niveoscincus metallicus; Australian & New Zealand Society for Comparative Physiology & Biochemistry, 14th Annual Meeting
Effect of In Utero Exposure to Ceiling Particles on Post-Natal Lung Function and Immune Cell Populations; Respirology
Effect Of In Utero Exposure To Ceiling Particles On Post-Natal Lung Function And Immune Cell Populations; C105. Disorders of respiratory physiology and sleep in children
Effect Of In Utero Exposure To Ceiling Particles on the Early Post-Natal Immune Cell Populations; Respirology
Identification of vitamin D sensitive pathways during lung development; Respiratory Research
In utero vitamin D deficiency alters the expression of MMPs in foetal lung; Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand and the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science 2015 Annual Scientific Meetings
Induction of parturition by arginine vasotocin and prostaglandin F2 in the viviparous lizard Niveoscincus metallicus; Australian & New Zealand Society for Comparative Physiology & Biochemistry,14th Annual Meeting
Interaction between regional lung volumes and ventilator induced lung injury in the normal and endotoxaemic lung; American Journal of Physiology: Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Interrelationships among plasma progesterone concentrations, luteal anatomy and function, and placental ontogeny during gestation in a viviparous lizard (Niveoscincus metallicus: Scincidae); Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A - Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Lipids in yolks and neonates of the viviparous lizard Niveoscincus metallicus; Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology
Maternal exposure to particulate matter alters early post-natal lung function and immune cell development; Environmental Research
No association between pyrite content and lung cell responses to coal particles; Scientific Reports
Novel Analysis of 4DCT Imaging Quantifies Progressive Increases in Anatomic Dead Space During Mechanical Ventilation in Mice; Journal of Applied Physiology
Pregnancy protects against the pro-inflammatory respiratory responses induced by particulate matter exposure; Chemosphere
Self-Reported Geogenic Dust Exposure Is Associated With Increased Severity Of Infectious Diseases In Aboriginal Children; Respirology
The association between regional transcriptome profiles and lung volumes in response to mechanical ventilation and lung injury; Respiratory Research
The contribution of geogenic particulate matter to lung disease in indigenous children; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
The Impact of Sex and 25(OH)D Deficiency on Metabolic Function in Mice; Nutrients
The independent effects of vitamin D deficiency and house dust mite exposure on lung function are sex-specific; Scientific Reports
The link between regional tidal stretch and lung injury during mechanical ventilation; American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology
The proteomic response is linked to regional lung volumes in ventilator-induced lung injury; Journal of Applied Physiology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision