Cardio-Respiratory

Research in the School is focussed on the impact of diseases having an adverse impact on cardio-respiratory function.

Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
Allen laboratory: Central cardiovascular regulation Professor Andrew Allen
Physiology
Cardio-Respiratory
Delbridge laboratory: Cardiac phenomics Professor Lea Delbridge
Physiology
Diabetic cardiomyopathy – an epidemic disease Professor Lea Delbridge Physiology
Effects of hypertension on renal and hindquarter vascular reactivity in vivo and in vitro Associate Professor Christine Wright Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Gooley laboratory: Structural biology of disease Associate Professor Paul Gooley
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Hargreaves laboratory: Exercise physiology Professor Mark Hargreaves
Physiology
Immunopharmacology Professor Alastair Stewart
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Lung disease Professor Gary Anderson
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Lynch laboratory: Basic and clinical myology Professor Gordon Lynch
Physiology
Pathogenesis of chronic lung disease Dr Michelle Hansen
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Steroid hormones and heart failure – sex perspectives Professor Lea Delbridge Physiology
The cardiovascular pharmacology of snake venoms from Papua New Guinea and Australia Associate Professor Christine Wright Pharmacology and Therapeutics
The critical role of postnatal environment in programming deficits and disease Professor Mary Wlodek Physiology
The innate immune system in the respiratory tract Professor David Jackson Microbiology and Immunology
Wlodek laboratory: Fetal, postnatal & adult physiology & disease laboratory Professor Mary Wlodek
Physiology