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Researcher: Booth, C (Dr Christine Booth)

Fields of Research

Humoural Immunology and Immunochemistry
Exercise Physiology
Nutrition and Dietetics
Nephrology and Urology
Physiology
Rheumatology and Arthritis
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Clinical and Sports Nutrition
Biologically Active Molecules
Food Nutritional Balance

Research Objectives

Immune System and Allergy
Army
Teaching and Instruction Technologies
Urogenital System and Disorders
Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)
Personnel
Cardiovascular System and Diseases
Nutraceuticals and Functional foods

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Acute exposure to cyclosporine does not increase plasma homocysteine in rats; Transplantation Proceedings
Australian Army recruits-in-training display symptoms of overtraining; Military Medicine
Considerations for the use of salivary IgA for monitoring mucosal immune function; Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine
Effects of the 2003 Cradle Mountain run on immune function and on the incidence of upper respiratory tract infections; 2004 Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport
Empirical evaluation of a virtual laboratory approach to teach lactate dehydrogenase enzyme kinetics; Annals of Medicine and Surgery
Nutritional determinants of bone health: Implications for the Australian Defence Force; Australian Military Medicine
Salivary immunoglobulin A (sIgA) as a biomarker of immune suppression following the combat fitness assessment
The effect of heat and humidity on salivary immunoglobulin A during moderate intensity exercise; 2002 Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Evaluation of Salivary IgA as a Potential Stress Biomarker for Use in Military Training