Dr Merryn Elise Brettle

Dr Merryn Brettle

Imaging Scientist

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Journal articles

Tran C; Heng B; Teo JD; Humphrey SJ; Qi Y; Couttas TA; Stefen H; Brettle M; Fath T; Guillemin GJ; Don AS, 2020, 'Sphingosine 1-phosphate but not Fingolimod protects neurons against excitotoxic cell death by inducing neurotrophic gene expression in astrocytes', Journal of Neurochemistry, vol. 153, pp. 173 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jnc.14917
Brettle M; Stefen H; Djordjevic A; Fok SYY; Chan JW; van Hummel A; van der Hoven J; Przybyla M; Volkerling A; Ke YD; Delerue F; Ittner LM; Fath T, 2019, 'Developmental Expression of Mutant PFN1 in Motor Neurons Impacts Neuronal Growth and Motor Performance of Young and Adult Mice', Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnmol.2019.00231
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Stefen H; Hassanzadeh-Barforoushi A; Brettle M; Fok S; Suchowerska AK; Tedla N; Barber T; Warkiani ME; Fath T, 2018, 'A Novel Microfluidic Device-Based Neurite Outgrowth Inhibition Assay Reveals the Neurite Outgrowth-Promoting Activity of Tropomyosin Tpm3.1 in Hippocampal Neurons', Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, vol. 38, pp. 1557 - 1563, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10571-018-0620-7
Stefen H; Suchowerska AK; Chen BJ; Brettle M; Kuschelewski J; Gunning PW; Janitz M; Fath T, 2018, 'Tropomyosin isoforms have specific effects on the transcriptome of undifferentiated and differentiated B35 neuroblastoma cells', FEBS Open Bio, vol. 8, pp. 570 - 583, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2211-5463.12386
Patel S; Fok SYY; Stefen H; Tomanić T; Parić E; Herold R; Brettle M; Djordjevic A; Fath T, 2017, 'Functional characterisation of filamentous actin probe expression in neuronal cells', PLoS ONE, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0187979
An H; Brettle M; Lee T; Heng B; Lim CK; Guillemin GJ; Lord MS; Klotzsch E; Geczy CL; Bryant K; Fath T; Tedla N, 2016, 'Soluble LILRA3 promotes neurite outgrowth and synapses formation through a high-affinity interaction with Nogo 66', Journal of Cell Science, vol. 129, pp. 1198 - 1209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.182006
Brettle M; Patel S; Fath T, 2016, 'Tropomyosins in the healthy and diseased nervous system', Brain Research Bulletin, vol. 126, pp. 311 - 323, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainresbull.2016.06.004
Brettle M; Suchowerska AK; Chua SW; Ittner LM; Fath T, 2015, 'Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-associated mutant profilin 1 increases dendritic arborisation and spine formation in primary hippocampal neurons', Neuroscience Letters, vol. 609, pp. 223 - 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2015.09.034
Curthoys NM; Freittag H; Connor A; Desouza M; Brettle M; Poljak A; Hall A; Hardeman E; Schevzov G; Gunning PW; Fath T, 2014, 'Tropomyosins induce neuritogenesis and determine neurite branching patterns in B35 neuroblastoma cells', Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, vol. 58, pp. 11 - 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcn.2013.10.011
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