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Researcher: Patchett, AL (Miss Amanda Patchett)

Fields of Research

Animal Immunology
Cellular Immunology
Proteomics and Intermolecular Interactions (excl. Medical Proteomics)
Veterinary Immunology

Research Objectives

Immune System and Allergy
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales
Veterinary Biological Preventatives (e.g. Vaccines)
Cancer and Related Disorders

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Application of metabolomics and proteomics for biomarker discovery and development of therapies for the transmissible cancer, Tasmanian Devil Facial Tumour Disease; The 22nd Annual Lorne Proteomics Symposium 2017
Curse of the Devil: Devil Facial Tumour Disease; Australasian Cytometry Society 38th Annual Scientific Meeting
The immunomodulatory small molecule imiquimod induces apoptosis in devil facial tumour cell lines; PL o S One
The toll-like receptor ligands Hiltonol® (polyICLC) and imiquimod effectively activate antigen-specific immune responses in Tasmanian devils (Sarcophilus harrisii); Developmental and Comparative Immunology
Toll-like receptor signaling is functional in immune cells of the endangered Tasmanian devil; Developmental and Comparative Immunology

Research Projects

Developing DFTD vaccination approaches to favour cell mediated anti-tumour immunity; University of Tasmania Foundation Inc (UTF)

Research Candidate Supervision