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Researcher: Morash, AJ (Dr Andrea Morash)

Fields of Research

Cell Metabolism
Metabolic Medicine
Fish Physiology and Genetics
Invertebrate Biology
Animal Physiological Ecology
Fisheries Sciences
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Analytical Biochemistry
Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment
Signal Transduction
Animal Physiology - Systems
Plant Cell and Molecular Biology

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Aquaculture Molluscs (excl. Oysters)
Fisheries - Wild Caught
Aquaculture Fin Fish (excl. Tuna)
Expanding Knowledge in the Mathematical Sciences
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A product of its environment: the epaulette shark (Hemiscyllium ocellatum) exhibits physiological tolerance to elevated environmental CO2; Conservation Physiology
Acclimatization of skeletal muscle mitochondria to high-altitude hypoxia during an ascent of Everest; The FASEB Journal
An algorithm for the automatic analysis of signals from an oyster heart rate sensor; IEEE Sensors Journal
Changes in HIF-1α protein, pyruvate dehydrogenase phosphorylation, and activity with exercise in acute and chronic hypoxia; American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology
Cryopreservation of placental biopsies for mitochondrial respiratory analysis; Placenta
Effects of dietary fatty acid composition on the regulation of carnitine palmitoyltransferase (CPT) I in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss); Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - B Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Effects of environmental and farm stress on abalone physiology: perspectives for abalone aquaculture in the face of global climate change; Reviews in Aquaculture
Genome duplication events have led to a diversification in the CPT I gene family in fish; American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology
Genomic and metabolic preparation of muscle in sockeye salmon Oncorhynchus nerka for spawning migration; Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
Intertissue regulation of carnitine palmitoyltransferase I (CPTI): Mitochondrial membrane properties and gene expression in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss); Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes
Macromolecular dynamics of the photosynthetic system over a seasonal developmental progression in Spartina alterniflora; Canadian Journal of Botany
Movement, habitat utilisation and population status of the endangered Maugean skate and implications for fishing and aquaculture operations in Macquarie Harbour
Muscle metabolic remodeling in response to endurance exercise in salmonids; Frontiers in Physiology
Regulation of carnitine palmitoyltransferase (CPT) I during Fasting in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) promotes increased mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation; Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
Temperature acclimation of mitochondria function from the hearts of a temperate wrasse (Notolabrus celidotus); Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A
Tissue-specific changes in fatty acid oxidation in hypoxic heart and skeletal muscle; American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology

Research Projects

Quantifying physiological and behavioural responses of cultured abalone to stress events; Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre (ASCRC)

Research Candidate Supervision

Amoebic Gill Disease- A Diagnostic Study in Tasmanian Salmon
Environmental Effects on the Developmental Physiology of Atlantic Salmon (Salmo Salar)
Using biosensors for monitoring physiological responses to environmental and transport stress in oyster and abalone