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Researcher: Shepherd, JJ (Professor Joseph Shepherd)

Fields of Research

Endocrinology
Oncology and carcinogenesis
Medical biotechnology
Surgery
Foetal development and medicine
Cell metabolism
Gene expression (incl. microarray and other genome-wide approaches)
Medical genetics (excl. cancer genetics)

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Other health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Adrenal Lesions in a Large Kindred with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1; Archives of Surgery
Clinicopathologic Studies of Thymic Carcinoids in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1; Medicine
Definition of the minimal MEN1 candidate area based on a 5-Mb integrated map of proximal 11q13 - The European consortium on MEN1; Genomics
Effective control of bone pain by octreotide in a patient with metastatic gastrinoma; Medical Journal of Australia
Enteropancreatic malignancy associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 - Risk factors and pathogenesis; Cancer
Exclusion of the 13-kDa rapamycin binding protein gene (FKBP2) as a candidate gene for multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1; Human Genetics
Expression of the MEN-1 gene in a large kindred with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1; Journal of Internal Medicine
Genetic mapping of the multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 locus at 11q13; Journal of Internal Medicine
Hyperparathyroidism presenting as pancreatitis or complicated by postoperative pancreatitis; Australian and New Zeland Journal of Surgery
Inactivation of retinoblastoma gene in malignant parathyroid growths - A candidate genetic trigger; The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery
Malignant thymic carcinoid is not prevented by transcervical thymectomy in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1; Clinical Endocrinology
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia; Asian Journal of Surgery
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 - Clinical Syndrome to molecular genetics ome to Molecular Genetics
Octreotide Improves Biochemical, Radiologic, and Symptomatic Indices of Gastroenteropancreatic Neoplasia in Patients with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN-1); Cancer
Osteopenia and osteoporosis in women with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1; MEN '99 7th International Workshop on Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Osteoporosis in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1: Severity, Clinical Significance, Relationship to Primary Hyperparathyroidism, and Response to Parathyroidectomy; Archives of Surgery
P53 tumour suppressor gene expression in hyperparathyroidism; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery
Phenotype and phenocopy: the relationship between genotype and clinical phenotype in a single large family with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1); Clinical Endocrinology
Pituitary Neoplasia in a large MEN 1 Kindred; The 38th Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia
Preoperative sestamibi localisation and the role of minimally invasive surgery for hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1); MEN '99 7th International Workshop on Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Preoperative Sestamibi scanning and surgical findings at bilateral, unilateral, or minimal reoperation for recurrent hyperparathyroidism after subtotal parathyroidectomy in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1; Archives of Surgery
Prolactinomas in a Large Kindred with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1: Clinical Features and Inheritance Pattern; Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
Renal calculus and neonatal hypercalcaemia in offspring of mothers with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1; MEN '99 7th International Workshop on Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Somatotrophinomas in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1: A Review of Clinical Phenotype and Insulin-like Growth Factor-1 Levels in a Large Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 Kindred; The American Journal of Medicine
Spectrum of Pituitary Disease in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN 1): Clinical, Biochemical, and Radiological Features of Pituitary Disease in a Large MEN 1 Kindred; Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
Sporadic Primary Hyperparathyroidism in the Setting of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1; Archives of Surgery
Symptomatic and asymtomatic hypercalcaemia in infants of mothers with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN1); Medical Research Week
The Clinical Characteristics of Neuroendocrine Tumours Occuring in Patients with MEN 1; The 39th Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia
The Outcome of Subtotal Parathyroidectomy for the Treatment of Hyperparathyroidism in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1; Archives of Surgery
The Prevalence of MEN-1 in Tasmania; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery
Thyrotropinomas in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN-1); Internal Medicine Journal

Research Projects

Early diagnosis of primary hyperparathyroidism in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1; Tasmanian Cancer Council (TCC)
Inheritance and manifestation of multiple endocrine neoplasia in Tasmania; Tasmanian Cancer Council (TCC)
Inheritance and manifestation of multiple endocrine neoplasia in Tasmania; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Study of an inherited disease in Tasmania which causes multiple hormone-producing tumours; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Research Candidate Supervision

Ionised calcium in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1