Stroke research sub-category

Characterisation of neuroprotective efficacy of modified poly-arginine-9 (R9) peptides in neuronal glutamic acid excitotoxicity model. Edwards AB, Cross JL, Anderton RS, Knuckey NW, Meloni BP. (2016). Mol Cell Biochem DOI 10.1007/s11010-016-2882-z.

The neuroprotective potential of arginine-rich peptides for the acute treatment of traumatic brain injury. Chiu LS, Anderton RS, Knuckey NW, Meloni BP. (2016). Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics. 16(4):361-363.

Teoh J, Boulos S, Chieng J, W. Knuckey NW, Meloni BP. (2014). Erythropoietin increases neuronal NDPKA expression, and NDPKA up-regulation as well as exogenous application protects cortical neurons from in vitro ischemia-related insults. Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology. DOI 10.1007/s10571-013-0023-8.

Meloni, B.P. & Knuckey, N.W. (2015) Magnesium may provide further benefit to hypothermia following perinatal asphyxia encephalopathy, Journal of Perinatal Medicine, 43 (1), pp. 125-126.

Meloni, B.P., Brookes, L.M., Clark, V.W., Cross, J.L., Edwards, A.B., Anderton, R.S., Hopkins, R.M., Hoffmann, K. & Knuckey, N.W. (2015) Poly-arginine and arginine-rich peptides are neuroprotective in stroke models, Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism, 35 (6) pp. 993-1004.

Meloni, B.P., Milani D., Adam B. Edwards A.B., Anderton, R.S., O’Hare Doig, R.L., Fitzgerald M., Palmer T.N., Knuckey, N.W. (2015). Neuroprotective peptides fused to arginine-rich cell penetrating peptides: Neuroprotective mechanism likely mediated by peptide endocytic properties. Pharmacology and Therapeutics. In press.

Meloni BP, Craig AJ, Milech N, Hopkins RM, Watt PM, Knuckey NW. (2014). The Neuroprotective Efficacy of Cell-Penetrating Peptides TAT, Penetratin, Arg-9, and Pep-1 in Glutamic Acid, Kainic Acid, and In Vitro Ischemia Injury Models Using Primary Cortical Neuronal Cultures. Cell Mol Neurobiol 2014;34:173-181

Greene ID, Mastaglia F, Meloni BP, West KA, Chieng J, Mitchell CJ, Gai WP, Boulos S. (2014).Evidence that the LRRK2 ROC domain Parkinson’s disease-associated mutants A1442P and R1441C exhibit increased intracellular degradation. J Neuroscience Research 2014; 92(4):506-516.

Kanyenda LJ, Verdile G, Martins RN, Meloni BP, Chieng, J, Mastaglia FL, Laws SM, Anderton RS, Boulos, S. (2014). Is cholesterol and Aβ stress induced CD147 expression a protective response?: evidence that extracellular cyclophilin A mediated neuroprotection is reliant on CD147. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease 39, 545–556.

Meloni BP and Knuckey NW (2014). Magnesium may provide further benefit to hypothermia following perinatal asphyxia encephalopathy. Journal of Perinatal Medicine, 43, 125-126. Letter to the Editor.