Dr Renee Whan

Senior Lecturer and Head


Book Chapters

Carnell M; Macmillan A; Whan R, 2015, 'Fluorescence recovery after photobleaching (FRAP): Acquisition, analysis, and applications', in Methods in Membrane Lipids: Second Edition, pp. 255 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-1752-5_18

Journal articles

Syed SM; Kumar M; Ghosh A; Tomasetig F; Ali A; Whan RM; Alterman D; Tanwar PS, 2020, 'Endometrial Axin2+ Cells Drive Epithelial Homeostasis, Regeneration, and Cancer following Oncogenic Transformation', Cell Stem Cell, vol. 26, pp. 64 - 80.e13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.stem.2019.11.012
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Sitiwin E; Madigan MC; Gratton E; Cherepanoff S; Conway RM; Whan R; Macmillan A, 2019, 'Shedding light on melanins within in situ human eye melanocytes using 2-photon microscopy profiling techniques', Scientific Reports, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-54871-y
Kopecky C; Pandzic E; Parmar A; Szajer J; Lee V; Dupuy A; Arthur A; Fok S; Whan R; Ryder WJ; Rye KA; Cochran BJ, 2019, 'Translocator protein localises to CD11b + macrophages in atherosclerosis', Atherosclerosis, vol. 284, pp. 153 - 159, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2019.03.011
Tjandra KC; McCarthy N; Yang L; Laos AJ; Sharbeen G; Phillips PA; Forgham H; Sagnella SM; Whan RM; Kavallaris M; Thordarson P; McCarroll JA, 2019, 'Identification of Novel Medulloblastoma Cell-Targeting Peptides for Use in Selective Chemotherapy Drug Delivery', Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jmedchem.9b00851
Park M; Richardson A; Pandzic E; Lobo EP; Whan R; Watson SL; Lyons JG; Wakefield D; Di Girolamo N, 2019, 'Visualizing the Contribution of Keratin-14+ Limbal Epithelial Precursors in Corneal Wound Healing', Stem Cell Reports, vol. 12, pp. 14 - 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.stemcr.2018.11.014
Meiring JCM; Bryce NS; Lastra Cagigas M; Benda A; Whan RM; Ariotti N; Parton RG; Stear JH; Hardeman EC; Gunning PW, 2019, 'Colocation of Tpm3.1 and myosin IIa heads defines a discrete subdomain in stress fibres', Journal of cell science, vol. 132, http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.228916
Pandžić E; Abu-Arish A; Whan RM; Hanrahan JW; Wiseman PW, 2018, 'Velocity landscape correlation resolves multiple flowing protein populations from fluorescence image time series', Methods, vol. 140-141, pp. 126 - 139, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ymeth.2018.02.011
Sagnella SM; Trieu J; Brahmbhatt H; MacDiarmid JA; MacMillan A; Whan RM; Fife CM; McCarroll JA; Gifford AJ; Ziegler DS; Kavallaris M, 2018, 'Targeted doxorubicin-loaded bacterially derived nano-cells for the treatment of neuroblastoma', Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, vol. 17, pp. 1012 - 1023, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-17-0738
Vennin C; Chin VT; Warren SC; Lucas MC; Herrmann D; Magenau A; Melenec P; Walters SN; Del Monte-Nieto G; Conway JRW; Nobis M; Allam AH; McCloy RA; Currey N; Pinese M; Boulghourjian A; Zaratzian A; Adam AAS; Heu C; Nagrial AM; Chou A; Steinmann A; Drury A; Froio D; Giry-Laterriere M; Harris NLE; Phan T; Jain R; Weninger W; McGhee EJ; Whan R; Johns AL; Samra JS; Chantrill L; Gill AJ; Kohonen-Corish M; Harvey RP; Biankin AV; Evans TRJ; Anderson KI; Grey ST; Ormandy CJ; Gallego-Ortega D; Wang Y; Samuel MS; Sansom OJ; Burgess A; Cox TR; Morton JP; Pajic M; Timpson P, 2017, 'Transient tissue priming via ROCK inhibition uncouples pancreatic cancer progression, sensitivity to chemotherapy, and metastasis', Science Translational Medicine, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.aai8504
Pandzic E; Gelissen IC; Whan R; Barter PJ; Sviridov D; Gaus K; Rye KA; Cochran BJ, 2017, 'The ATP binding cassette transporter, ABCG1, localizes to cortical actin filaments', Scientific Reports, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep42025
Ng JL; Knothe LE; Whan RM; Knothe U; Knothe Tate ML, 2017, 'Scale-up of nature's tissue weaving algorithms to engineer advanced functional materials', Nature Scientific Reports, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep40396
Chua SW; Cornejo A; Van Eersel J; Stevens CH; Vaca I; Cueto M; Kassiou M; Gladbach A; Macmillan A; Lewis L; Whan R; Ittner LM, 2017, 'The Polyphenol Altenusin Inhibits in Vitro Fibrillization of Tau and Reduces Induced Tau Pathology in Primary Neurons', ACS Chemical Neuroscience, vol. 8, pp. 743 - 751, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acschemneuro.6b00433
Yu NYC; O'Brien CA; Slapetova I; Whan RM; Knothe Tate ML, 2017, 'Live Tissue Imaging to Elucidate Mechanical Modulation of Stem Cell Niche Quiescence.', Stem Cells Transl Med, vol. 6, pp. 285 - 292, http://dx.doi.org/10.5966/sctm.2015-0306
Constantine M; Liew CK; Lo V; MacMillan A; Cranfield CG; Sunde M; Whan R; Graham RM; Martinac B, 2016, 'Heterologously-expressed and Liposome-reconstituted Human Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 4 Channel (TRPM4) is a Functional Tetramer', Scientific Reports, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep19352
Benda A; Aitken H; Davies DS; Whan R; Goldsbury C, 2016, 'STED imaging of tau filaments in Alzheimer's disease cortical grey matter', Journal of Structural Biology, vol. 195, pp. 345 - 352, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsb.2016.07.003
Moore SR; Heu C; Yu NYC; Knothe U; Milz S; Knothe Tate ML, 2016, 'Translating Periosteum's Regenerative Power: Insights from Quantitative Analysis of Tissue Genesis with a Periosteum Substitute Implant', Stem Cells Translational Medicine, vol. 5, pp. 1739 - 1749, http://dx.doi.org/10.5966/sctm.2016-0004
Yu NYC; O'Brien CA; Slapetova I; Whan R; Knothe Tate ML, 2016, 'Live cell imaging to elucidate mechanical modulation of stem cell niche quiescence', Stem cells translational medicine, vol. 6, pp. 285 - 292, http://dx.doi.org/10.5966/sctm.2015-0306
Nicovich PR; Janco M; Sobey T; Gajwani M; Obeidy P; Whan R; Gaus K; Gunning PW; Coster ACF; Böcking T, 2016, 'Effect of surface chemistry on tropomyosin binding to actin filaments on surfaces', Cytoskeleton, vol. 73, pp. 729 - 738, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cm.21342
Chandrakanthan V; Yeola A; Kwan JC; Oliver RA; Qiao Q; Kang YC; Zarzour P; Beck D; Boelen L; Unnikrishnan A; Villanueva JE; Nunez AC; Knezevic K; Palu C; Nasrallah R; Carnell M; Macmillan A; Whan R; Yu Y; Hardy P; Grey ST; Gladbach A; Delerue F; Ittner L; Mobbs R; Walkley CR; Purton LE; Ward RL; Wong JWH; Hesson LB; Walsh W; Pimanda JE, 2016, 'Pdgf-ab and 5-Azacytidine induce conversion of somatic cells into tissue-regenerative multipotent stem cells', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 113, pp. E2306 - E2315, http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1518244113
Li Y; Duong HTT; Laurent S; Macmillan A; Whan RM; Elst LV; Muller RN; Hu J; Lowe A; Boyer C; Davis TP, 2015, 'Nanoparticles based on star polymers as theranostic vectors: Endosomal-triggered drug release combined with mri sensitivity', Advanced Healthcare Materials, vol. 4, pp. 148 - 156, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adhm.201400164
Carnell M; Macmillan A; Whan R, 2015, 'Fluorescence recovery after photobleaching (FRAP): Acquisition, analysis, and applications', Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 1232, pp. 255 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-1752-5_18
Jalilian I; Heu C; Cheng H; Freittag H; Desouza M; Stehn JR; Bryce NS; Whan RM; Hardeman EC; Fath T; Schevzov G; Gunning PW, 2015, 'Cell elasticity is regulated by the tropomyosin isoform composition of the actin cytoskeleton', PLoS ONE, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0126214
Di Girolamo N; Bobba S; Raviraj V; Delic NC; Slapetova I; Nicovich PR; Halliday GM; Wakefield D; Whan R; Lyons JG, 2015, 'Tracing the fate of limbal epithelial progenitor cells in the murine cornea', Stem Cells, vol. 33, pp. 157 - 169, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/stem.1769
Nicovich PR; Macartney EL; Whan RM; Crean AJ, 2015, 'Measuring Sperm Movement within the Female Reproductive Tract using Fourier Analysis', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 21, pp. 256 - 263, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1431927614014627
Sevimli S; Sagnella S; Macmillan A; Whan R; Kavallaris M; Bulmus V; Davis TP, 2015, 'The endocytic pathway and therapeutic efficiency of doxorubicin conjugated cholesterol-derived polymers', Biomaterials Science, vol. 3, pp. 323 - 335, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c4bm00224e
Carmona-Mora P; Widagdo J; Tomasetig F; Canales CP; Cha Y; Lee W; Alshawaf A; Dottori M; Whan RM; Hardeman EC; Palmer SJ, 2015, 'The nuclear localization pattern and interaction partners of GTF2IRD1 demonstrate a role in chromatin regulation', Human Genetics, vol. 134, pp. 1099 - 1115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00439-015-1591-0
Dunn AE; Dunn DJ; Macmillan A; Whan R; Stait-Gardner T; Price WS; Lim M; Boyer C, 2014, 'Spatial and temporal control of drug release through pH and alternating magnetic field induced breakage of Schiff base bonds', Polymer Chemistry, vol. 5, pp. 3311 - 3315, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C4PY00150H
Sagnella SM; Hien D; MacMillan A; Boyer C; Whan R; McCarroll JA; Davis TP; Kavallaris M, 2014, 'Dextran-Based Doxorubicin Nanocarriers with Improved Tumor Penetration', BIOMACROMOLECULES, vol. 15, pp. 262 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bm401526d
Basuki JS; Duong HTT; Macmillan A; Erlich RB; Esser L; Akerfeldt MC; Whan RM; Kavallaris M; Boyer C; Davis TP, 2013, 'Using Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Microscopy to Monitor Theranostic Nanoparticle Uptake and Intracellular Doxorubicin Release', ACS NANO, vol. 7, pp. 10175 - 10189, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/nn404407g
Boyer CA, 2013, 'Functionalizing biodegradable dextran scaffolds using living radical polymerization: New versatile nanoparticles for the delivery of therapeutic molecules', Molecular Pharmaceutics, vol. 9, pp. 3046 - 3061, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/mp300144y
Basuki JS; Duong HTT; Boyer C; MacMillan A; Whan R; Davis TP, 2013, 'Polymer-grafted, nonfouling, magnetic nanoparticles designed to selectively store and release molecules via ionic interactions', Macromolecules, vol. 46, pp. 7043 - 7054, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma401171d
Bryce NS; Pham BTT; Fong NWS; Jain N; Pan EH; Whan RM; Hambley TW; Hawkett BS, 2013, 'The composition and end-group functionality of sterically stabilized nanoparticles enhances the effectiveness of co-administered cytotoxins', Biomaterials Science, vol. 1, pp. 1260 - 1272, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3bm60120j
Chandra-hioe M; Addepalli R; Osborne SA; Slapetova I; Whan R; Bucknall MP; Arcot J, 2013, 'Transport of folic acid across Caco-2 cells is more effective than 5-methyltetrahydrofolate following the in vitro digestion of fortified bread', Food Research International, vol. 53, pp. 104 - 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodres.2013.03.044
Wolfe JE; Ishiwata S; Braet F; Whan R; Su Y; Lal S; dos Remedios CG, 2011, 'SPontaneous Oscillatory Contraction (SPOC): Auto-oscillations observed in striated muscle at partial activation', Biophysical Reviews, vol. 3, pp. 53 - 62, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12551-011-0046-7
Morris VB; Selvakumaraswamy P; Whan R; Byrne M, 2011, 'The coeloms in a late brachiolaria larva of the asterinid sea star Parvulastra exigua: deriving an asteroid coelomic model', Acta Zoologica, vol. 92, pp. 266 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6395.2010.00468.x
dos Remedios CG; Robinson JE; Whan R; Braet F; Su Y; Kraft T; van der Velden J; Marston SB; Steenman M; Macdonald PS; Lal S, 2011, 'Spontaneous Oscillatory Contraction (SPOC): Quantifying the Contractile Performance of Human Cardiomyocytes', Biophysical Journal, vol. 100, pp. 298a - 298a, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2010.12.1828
Ma Y; Bryce NS; Whan RM; Xiao L; Li K; Ruys AJ; Hambley TW; Boughton P, 2010, 'Growth of DLD-1 colon cancer cells on Variotis™ scaffolds of controlled porosity: A preliminary study', Journal of Biomimetics, Biomaterials, and Tissue Engineering, vol. 8, pp. 79 - 89, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/JBBTE.8.79
Su Y; Nykanen M; Jahn KA; Whan R; Cantrill L; Soon LL; Ratinac KR; Braet F, 2010, 'Multi-dimensional correlative imaging of subcellular events: Combining the strengths of light and electron microscopy', Biophysical Reviews, vol. 2, pp. 121 - 135, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12551-010-0035-2
Bryce NS; Zhang JZ; Whan RM; Yamamoto N; Hambley TW, 2009, 'Accumulation of an anthraquinone and its platinum complexes in cancer cell spheroids: The effect of charge on drug distribution in solid tumour models', Chemical Communications, pp. 2673 - 2675, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b902415h
Whan RM; Messerle BA; Hambley TW, 2009, 'Binding of [Pt(1C3)(dien)]2+ to the duplex DNA oligonucleotide 5¢-d(TGGCCA)-3¢: the effect of an appended positive charge on the orientation and location of anthraquinone intercalation', Journal of the Royal Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions, pp. 932 - 939, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b814604g
Morris VB; Selvakumaraswamy P; Whan R; Byrne M, 2009, 'Development of the five primary podia from the coeloms of a sea star larva: homology with the echinoid echinoderms and other deuterostomes', Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol. 276, pp. 1277 - 1284, http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2008.1659
Zhang J; Whan R; Hambley T, 'Platinum Anticancer Drugs, Chemical Biology of', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9780470048672.wecb657
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