Andrew Stevenson

BSc W.Aust., Ph.D, Mr

  • The University of Western Australia (M317), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 101 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
20122019
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Personal profile

Biography

Andrew Stevenson is a postdoctoral researcher studying the effects of epigenetics on ‘normal’ and ‘scar’ human dermal fibroblasts, with the long term goal of trying to change these ‘scar’ cells back into a ‘normal’ phenotype by modulating their epigenetic status. He was born and grew up in Perth, and attended the University of Western Australia at which he studied a BSc in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, graduating with honours in 2007. He began working at the Burn Injury Research Unit as a research assistant in 2009, where he took up the offer of a PhD in 2011. Completing his PhD in 2015, and graduating in 2016, he has continued his research at the Burn Injury Research Unit

Research

Andrew's research focuses on fibrosis, mainly in the skin, and the fibroblast cell that drives/participates in it. He is interested in the sustained scar phenotype of the scar fibroblast, as well as the contribution to wound healing and pathological fibrosis.

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Research Output 2012 2019

  • 101 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
  • 8 Article
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ephrin-A2 affects wound healing and scarring in a murine model of excisional injury

Wijeratne, D., Rodger, J., Stevenson, A., Wallace, H., Prêle, C. M., Wood, F. M. & Fear, M. W., May 2019, In : Burns. 45, 3, p. 682-690 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ephrin-A2
Ephrins
Ephrin-A5
Wound Healing
Cicatrix
3 Citations (Scopus)

Coherency image analysis to quantify collagen architecture: implications in scar assessment

Clemons, T., Bradshaw, M., Toshniwal, P., Chaudhari, N., Stevenson, A., Lynch, J., Fear, M., Wood, F. & Swaminatha Iyer, K., 2018, In : RSC Advances. 8, 18, p. 9661-9669

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Collagen
Image analysis
Tissue
Skin
Monitoring
1 Citation (Scopus)

Burn leads to long-term elevated admissions to hospital for gastrointestinal disease in a West Australian population based study

Stevenson, A. W., Randall, S. M., Boyd, J. H., Wood, F. M., Fear, M. W. & Duke, J. M., 1 May 2017, In : Burns. 43, 3, p. 665-673 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Diseases
Confidence Intervals
Burns
Western Australia
Population

Investigating the role of epigenetics in scar maintenance

Stevenson, A. W., 2016, (Unpublished)

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Epigenomics
Cicatrix
Fibroblasts
Maintenance
Collagen
13 Citations (Scopus)

Transcriptome analysis of human ageing in male skin shows mid-life period of variability and central role of NF-κB

Haustead, D. J., Stevenson, A., Saxena, V., Marriage, F., Firth, M., Silla, R., Martin, L., Adcroft, K. F., Rea, S., Day, P. J., Melton, P., Wood, F. M. & Fear, M. W., 31 May 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 26846.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Gene Expression Profiling
Transcriptome
Skin
NF-kappa B
Meta-Analysis

Projects 2016 2017