School of Medical Sciences


List of publications from previous five years

Journal articles


Zhang, J., O'Carroll, S. J., Henare, K., Ching, L.-M., Ormonde, S., Nicholson, L. F., Danesh-Meyer, H. V., & Green, C. R., (2014) Connexin hemichannel induced vascular leak signals a new paradigm for cancer  therapy.  FEBS Letters, In Press.

Wan, C. K., O'Carroll, S. J., Kim, S. L., Green, C. R., & Nicholson, L. F. (2013). Spatiotemporal changes in Cx30 and Cx43 expression during neuronal differentiation of P19 EC and NT2/D1 cells. Cell Biology International Reports. doi:10.1002/cbi3.10005

Davidson, J. O., Green, C. R., Nicholson, M., Bennet, L., & Gunn, A. J. (2012). Connexin hemichannel blockade is neuroprotective after, but no during, global cerebral ischemia in near-term fetal sheet.  ExpNeural, 248, 301-308. doi:1016/j.expneurol.2013.06.026.

O'Carroll, S. J., Gorrie, C. A., Velamoor, S., Green, C. R., & Nicholson, L. F. B. (2013). Connexin43 mimetic peptide is neuroprotective and improves function following spinal cord injury. Neuroscience Research, 75 (3), 256-267.

Davidson, J. O., Green, C. R., Bennet, L., Nicholson, L. F., Danesh-Meyer, H., O'Carroll, S. J., & Gunn, A. J. (2013). A key role for connexin hemichannels in spreading ischemic brain injury. Curr Drug Targets, 14 (1), 36-46.

Guan, J., Pavlovic, D., Dalkie, N., Waldvogel, H., O'Carroll, S., Green, C., & Nicholson, L. (2013). Vascular degeneration in Parkinson's Disease. Brain Pathol, 23 (2), 154-164. doi:10.1111/j.1750-3639.2012.00628.x

Wan, C. K., Shaikh, S> B., Green, C. R., & Nicholson, L. F. (2012).  Comparison of bidirectional and bicistronic inducible systems for coexpression of connexin genes and fluorescent reporters.  Anal Biochem 431 (2), 90-95. doi:10.1016/j.ab2012.08.016.

Davidson, J. O., Green, C. R., Nicholson, L. F. B., O'Carroll, S. J., Fraser, M., Bennet, L., & Gunn, A. J. (2012). Connexin hemichannel blockade improves outcomes in a model of fetal ischemia [Accepted Manuscript version]. Annals of Neurology, 71 (1), 121-132. doi:10.1002/ana.22654

Danesh-Meyer, H. V., Kerr, N. M., Zhang, J., Eady, E. K., O'Carroll, S. J., Nicholson, L. F. B., ... Green, C. R. (2012). Connexin43 mimetic peptide reduces vascular leak and retinal ganglion cell death following retinal ischaemia. Brain, 135 (2), 506-520.

Davidson, J. O., Green, C. R., Nicholson, L. F. B.,  Bennet, L., & Gunn, A. J. (2012).  Deleterious effects of high dose connexin 43 mimetic peptide infusion after cerebral ischaemia in near term fetal sheep. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 13 (5), 6.303-6319. doi:10.3390/ijms 13056303.

Kim, J., Wan, C. K., J O'Carroll, S., Shaikh, S. B., & Nicholson, L. F. (2012). The role of receptor for advanced glycation end products (RAGE) in neuronal differentiation. J Neurosci Res, 90 (6), 1136-1147. doi:10.1002/jnr.23014

(Corresponding Author) Wu, L., Ma, L., Nicholson, L. F., & Black, P. N. (2011).  Advanced glycation end products and its receptor (RAGE) are increased in patients with COPD.  Respiratory Medicine, 105 (3), 329-336. doi:10.1016/rmed.2010.11.001.

Dowie, M. J., & Nicholson, L. F. (2011) A Case Study for Outreach:  The Auckland Experience of the New Zealand Brain Bee Challenge.  Neuroscientist, 17 (1).  doi: 10.1177/1073858410367520.

OTHER

Yoon, J. J., Suri, V., Nicholson, L.F., & Green, C. R. (2011). Improved Immunohistochemical Protocol for Organotypic Brain Slice Cultures.  Microscopy and Analysis.

 

Conference proceedings


  1. Nicholson, L. F. (2013). Gap Junction Hemichannels in Neuroinflammation and Vascular leek. Presented at 4th Neurotrauma Symposium, Hobart. Tasmania.
  2. Guan, J., Pavlovich, D., Dalkie, N., Waldvogel, H. J., O'Carroll, S. J., & Nicholson, L. F. (2013). Vascular Degeneration in Parkinson's Disease. Presented at the 11th International Basal Ganglia Society Meeting, Princess Hotel, Eilat. Israel.
  3. Guan, J., Pavlovic, D., Dalkie, N., Waldvogel, H. J., O'Carroll, S. J., & Nicholson, L. F. (2013). Vascular degeneration in Parkinson's Disease. Presented at Australian Neuroscience Society, 33rd Annual Meeting, Melbourne. Australia.
  4. O’Carroll, S.J., Thierbach, K., Carthur K. Wan, C.K. and Nicholson, L.F.B. (2013). Connexin 30 is a key regulator in neuronal differentiation of human NT/D1 teratocarcinoma cells. Presented at International Gap Junction Conference 2013, Charleston, SC, USA.
  5. Davidson, J. O., Drury, P. P., Nicholson, L. F., Bennet, L., Green, C. R., & Gunn, A. J. (2013). Blockade of connexin hemichannels is neuroprotective after asphyxia in the preterm fetal sheep. In Fetal and Neonatal Physiology Society, 40th annual meeting. Puerto Varas, Chile.
  6. Kim, J., Waldvogel, H., & Nicholson, L. F. B. (2013). The role of RAGE in Huntington's Disease. In 11th International Basal Ganglia Society Meeting. Princess Hotel, Eilat, Israel.
  7. Green, C. R., Eady, E. K., Johnson, C. S., Zhang, J., O'Carroll, S., Nicholson, L. F., & Danesh-Meyer, H. V. (2012). Blocking Gap Junction Hemichannels Reduces Vascular Leak and Protects Ganglion Cells Following Retinal Ischemia. Presented at Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. USA.
  8. Nicholson, L. F. B., Kim, S. L., Dalkie, N., O'Carroll, S. J., & Green, C. R. (2012). A role for gap junctions in neurodegeneration in the monoaminergic nuclei in Parkinson's disease. Presented at 32nd Annual meeting of the Australian Neuroscience Society, Jupiters Hotel,Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, Gold Coast. Australia.
  9. Davidson, J. O., Green, C. R., Bennet, L., Nicholson, L. F. B., O'Carroll, S. J., Fraser, M., & Gunn, A. J. (2011). Opening of Connexin Hemichannels Contributes to Secondary Injury after Cerebral Ischemia. Presented at Pediatric Academic Societies' & Asian Society for Pediatric Research Joint Meeting, Denver, Colorado. USA.
  10. Yoon, J. J., Green, C. R., O'Carroll, S. J., & Nicholson, L. F. B. (2011). Dose-dependent protective effect of connexin43 mimetic peptide against neurodegeneration in an ex vivo model of epileptiform lesion. Presented at Australian Neuroscience Society 31st Annual Meeting, Auckland. New Zealand.
  11. Davidson, J., Green, C. R., Bennet, L., Nicholson, L. F. B., O'Carroll, S. J., Fraser, M., & Gunn, A. J. (2011). Evidence that connexin hemichannels contribute to injury after cerebral ischaemia. Presented at Australian Neuroscience Society 31st Annual Meeting, Auckland. New Zealand.
  12. Liversidge, X. L., Nicholson, L. F. B., Connor, B., & O'Carroll, S. J. (2011). Characterisation of the distribution of connexin 30 in the adult subventricular zone/rostral migratory stream. Presented at Austrailan Neuroscience Society 31st Annual Meeting. Auckland.
  13. Van Slooten, A., McGregor, A., O'Carroll, S. J., Nicholson, L. F. B., Green, C., & Connor, B. (2011). Connexin43 mimetic peptide delivery: a novel therapeutic strategy for ischemic stroke. Presented at Austrailan Neuroscience Society 31st Annual Meeting. Auckland.
  14. Velamoor, S., Gorrie, C. A., Green, C. R., Nicholson, L. F. B., & O'Carroll, S. J. (2011). Delayed delivery of a connexin mimetic peptide is protective in a rat model of spinal cord contusion injury. Presented at International Gap Junction Conference 2011, Ghent. Belgium.
  15. Velamoor, S., Gorrie, C., Green, C. R., Nicholson, L. F. B., & O'Carroll, S. J. (2011). Delayed delivery of a mimetic peptide against connexin43 isprotective in a rat model of spinal cord contusion injury. Presented at Austrailan Neuroscience Society 31st Annual Meeting. Auckland.
  16. Zhang, J., O'Carroll, S. J., Gorrie, C., Nicholson, L. F. B., & Green, C. R. (2011). Enhancing spinal cord repair with connexin43 antisense oligodeoxynucleotides. Presented at International Gap Junction Conference, Ghent. Belgium.
  17. Green, C. R., Eady, E., Johnson, C. S., Zhang, J., O'Carroll, S. J., Nicholson, L. F. B., & Danesh-Meyer, H. V. (2011). Systemic Delivery of Connexin Mimetic Peptides for Prevention of Vascular Dysfunction Following Tissue Hypoxia. Presented at International Gap Junction Conference 2011, Ghent. Belgium.
  18. Wan, C., O'Carroll, S. J., Shaikh, S. B., Green, C. R., & Nicholson, L. F. (2011). Temporal expression of connexins during neuronaldifferentiation of NT2/D1 cells. Presented at Australian Neuroscience Society 31st Annual Meeting. Auckland.
  19. Kim, J., Shaikh, S., O'Carroll, S. J., & Nicholson, L. F. B. (2011). The role of RAGE during neuronal differentiation. Presented at Australian Neuroscience Society 31st Annual Meeting. Auckland.