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Researcher: Lord, RJ (Dr Roger Lord)

Fields of Research

Medical biochemistry - proteins and peptides (incl. medical proteomics)
Transplantation immunology
Cellular immunology
Oncology and carcinogenesis
Pharmaceutical sciences
Respiratory diseases
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Medical biochemistry - lipids
Medical biochemistry - nucleic acids
Humoural immunology and immunochemistry
Tumour immunology
Central nervous system

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Treatment of human diseases and conditions
Other health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Analysis of the breast cancer proteome and protein characterization of the disease state; Annual Scientific Meeting
Assessment of donor fatty livers for liver transplantation; Transplantation
Clusterin may be Involved in Rat Liver Allograft Tolerance; Transplant Immunology
Effect of celecoxib on cyclooxygenase-2 expression and possible variants in a patient with Barrett's esophagus; Diseases of the Esophagus
Grant and Researcher Profile - Roger Lord
Identification of the Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase Nucleotide Sequence in a Rat Liver Transplant Model; Transplant Immunology
Identification of two down-regulated genes in rat liver allografts by mRNA differential display; Transplant International
Inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) in liver transplantation; Medical Research Week 2001
Ins and Outs of Organ Transplants
LSF-1 may modulate the indirect allorecognition pathway to delay allograft rejection; Transplant Immunology
Nitric oxide (NO) production following liver transplantation; Annual Scientific Meeting
Organ Shortages
Peak protein expression of IL-2 and IFN-gamma correlate with the peak rejection episode in a spontaneously tolerant model of rat liver transplantation; Cytokine
Prolongation of heart allograft survival of rats treated by a Th2 inhibitor; Transplant Immunology
Proteome Analysis in Liver Transplantation; XVIII International Congress of the Transplantation Society
Proteomic Analysis of Selected Prognostic Factors of Breast Cancer; Proteomics
Proteomic technology and the search for new diagnostic and therapeutic targets in breast cancer; Annual Scientific Congress Joint Meeting with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Proteomics identifies enhanced expression of stefin A in neonatal murine skin compared with adults: functional implications; British Journal of Dermatology
Proteomics identifies enhanced expression of stefinA in neonatal murine skin compared to adult skin: Functional implications; 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Immunology
Red Blood cell autoimmunity following cardiopulmonary bypass surgery; Annual Scientific Meeting
RHH Foundation Major Grants
RHH Foundation Seeding Grants
Role of Nitric Oxide in Posthypoxic Contractile Dysfunction of Diabetic Cardiomyopathy; The European Journal of Heart Failure
Selenoprotein P analysis in human plasma - A discrepancy between HPLC fractionation of human plasma with heparin-affinity chromatography and SDS-PAGE with immunoblot analysis; Biological Trace Element Research
The Surgical Research Society of Australasia; Annual Scientific Meeting
Upregulation of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) expression in faster-healing chronic leg ulcers; Journal of Wound Care

Research Projects

A Proteomics Approach to the Identification of Novel Immune Suppressor Factors in Neonatal Skin; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Analysis of Breast Cancer Using Proteomics; Cancer Council of Tasmania (CCT)
Breast Cancer Analysis via Proteomics ; Paul Mackay Bolton Foundation (PMBF)
Characterisation of the Immunosuppressive Protein (LSF-1); Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Erythrocyte autoimmunity following cardiopulmonary bypass surgery; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Isolation and Identification of the Proteins Involved in Early Onset Breast Cancer; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Pathophysiological Correlates in Smokers and Smoking Related Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Pharmacoproteomic Investigation of Barrett's Oesophagus and Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Proteome Analysis of Breast Cancer; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Red Blood Cell Autoimmunity Following Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
The Use of Proteomics for Protein Characterisation of the Diseased State; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)

Research Candidate Supervision

Analysis of Human Semen Proteins in Prostate Cancer
Analysis of the Breast Cancer Proteome
Evaluate the ability of neonatal Langerhans cells to process and present antigen.
Further characterisation of the Th1-Th2 cytokine profiles during the development of experimental autoimmune myocarditis
Proteomic Analysis of Breast Cancer
The Molecular and Physiological Basis of Acid Stress Responses in Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli 0111-H-
The Therapeutic Potential of Lentivector-Delivered RNAi