Ph.D. University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia - Medicine (2009)
B.S.c University of Sydney, Australia - Molecular Biology and Genetics (2001)
My current research investigates cell signaling responses to mechanical stimuli in osteoblastic cells, particularly with a focus on how these responses change with aging.
Current Academic Appointments
Senior Research Fellow
Diamantina Institute PhD Travel Award (2007)
Gunter, J.H., Thomas, E.C., Lengefeld, N., Kruger, S.J., Worton, L., Gardiner, E.M., Jones, A., Barnett, N.L., Whitehead, J.P. (2008) Characterisation of inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase expression during retinal development: differences between variants and isoforms. Int J Biochem Cell Biol., 40(9); 1716-28.
Shi, Y.C., Worton, L., Esteban, L., Baldock, P., Fong, C., Eisman, J.A., Gardiner, E.M. (2007) Effects of continuous activation of vitamin D and Wnt response pathways on osteoblastic proliferation and differentiation. Bone, 41(1); 87-96.