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Donna Savigni

Mrs, Dr, BSc Murd., PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M309), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 242 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
19952017
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Research Output 1995 2017

2017

Milk cell gene expression of mothers with low breast milk production

Geddes, D. T., Twigger, A-J., Savigni, D. L., Kent, J. C. & Kakulas, F., Apr 2017, In : FASEB Journal. 31, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

2016

Alternative Medicines Based on Aboriginal Traditional Knowledge and Culture

Savigni, D. L., 2016, Traditional Herbal Medicines for Modern Times - Australian Native Plants - Cultivation and Uses in the Health and Food Industries. Y. S. F. S. (ed.). USA: CRC Press, p. 175-221 2046 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2015

Infection-Specific Responses of Breastmilk Leukocytes

Hassiotou, F., Savigni, D., Underhill, J., Moles, L., Hartmann, P. & Geddes, D., Apr 2015, In : FASEB Journal. 29, p. 121-122 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

Optimization of Cell Isolation from Human Milk

Hassiotou, F., Savigni, D., Hartmann, P. & Geddes, D., Apr 2015, In : FASEB Journal. 29, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

Profiling of Human Milk miRNA

Hassiotou, F., Alsaweed, M., Savigni, D., Lai, C. T., Hartmann, P. & Geddes, D., Apr 2015, In : FASEB Journal. 29, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

2014

Mammary cells synthesize appetite hormones that may contribute to breastmilk

Hassiotou, F., Savigni, D., Hartmann, P. & Geddes, D., Apr 2014, In : FASEB Journal. 28, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

41 Citations (Scopus)

Protecting glia from oxidative stress during secondary degeneration following neurotrauma

O'Hare Doig, R. L., Savigni, D. L., Payne, S. C., Bartlett, C. A. & Fitzgerald, M., 1 Mar 2014, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 31, 5, p. A1-A73 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

2013
21 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Oligodendroglia
Neurology
central nervous system
stem cells
Stem Cells
26 Citations (Scopus)

Paranode Abnormalities and Oxidative Stress in Optic Nerve Vulnerable to Secondary Degeneration: Modulation by 670 nm Light Treatment

Szymanski, C. R., Chiha, W., Morellini, N., Cummins, N., Bartlett, C., O'Hare Doig, R. L., Savigni, D., Payne, S., Harvey, A., Dunlop, S. & Fitzgerald, M., 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 6, p. 14pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Oxidative stress
Optic Nerve
optics
Oligodendroglia
Optics
29 Citations (Scopus)

Three Ca2+ channel inhibitors in combination limit chronic secondary degeneration following neurotrauma

Savigni, D., O'Hare Doig, R. L., Szymanski, C. R., Bartlett, C., Lozić, I., Smith, N. & Fitzgerald, M., 2013, In : Neuropharmacology. 75, p. 380-390

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myelin Sheath
Reflex
Purinergic P2X Receptors
Optic Nerve Injuries
Optokinetic Nystagmus

Three Ca2+ channel inhibitors in combination reduce chronic secondary degeneration following neurotrauma

Savigni, D., Doig, R. OH., Szymanski, C., Bartlett, C., Lozic, I., Smith, N. & Fitzgerald, M., Jul 2013, In : Glia. 61, Supplement 1, p. S197-S198 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

2010
4625 Downloads (Pure)
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Traditional Medicine
Neoplasms
Plant Extracts
Cell Line
Western World
2008

Evaluation of the anti-cancer potential of extracts of desert plants traditionally used as medicines by aboriginal people

Savigni, D., Oates, P., Evans, L. & Baker, E., 2008, PLANTA MEDICA. Vol. 74. p. 1142-1142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Evaluation of the anti-cancer potential of extracts of the Australian native plant Haemodorum spicatum R. Br (Mardja, bloodroot)

Savigni, D., Oates, P., Baker, E., Evans, L. & Woodall, G., 2008, PLANTA MEDICA. Vol. 74. p. 948-948

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

10 Citations (Scopus)

Iron and transition metal transport into erythrocytes mediated by nifedipine degradation products and related compounds

Savigni, D., Wege, D., Cliff, G. S., Meesters, M. L. H. & Morgan, E., 2003, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 65, p. 1215-1226

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transition metals
Iron
Erythrocytes
Metals
Degradation
2001

The Potential of Novel Aroylhydrazones in Iron Chelation Therapy: Studies using the Rate Hepatocyte Model

Chua, A., Richardson, D. R., Savigni, D., Trinder, D. & Baker, E., 2001, Bioiron 2001 - World Congress on Iron Metabolism. Cairns, Australia ed. N/A: N/A, Vol. N/A. p. P83

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2000
15 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of Iron Uptake from Transferrin by Murine Endothelial Cells

Hallmann, R., Savigni, D., Morgan, E. & Baker, E., 2000, In : Endothelium. 7, 2, p. 135-147

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998
30 Citations (Scopus)

Transport mechanisms for iron and other transition metals in rat and rabbit erythroid cells

Savigni, D. & Morgan, E., 1998, In : The Journal of Physiology. 508, 3, p. 837-850

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996
19 Citations (Scopus)

Iron Transport into Erythroid cells by the Na+/Mg2+ Antiport

Stonell, L. M., Savigni, D. & Morgan, E., 1996, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes. 1282, p. 163-170

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms of Manganese Transport in rabbit Erythroid cells

Chua, A., Stonell, L. M., Savigni, D. & Morgan, E., 1996, In : The Journal of Physiology. 493, 1, p. 99-112

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Mediation of iron uptake and release in erythroid cells by photodegradation products of nifedipine

Savigni, D. & Morgan, E., 1996, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 50, p. 1701-1709

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erythroid Cells
Photolysis
Photodegradation
Nifedipine
Iron

Photodegradation products of nifedipine mediate iron uptake and release by erythroid cells

Savigni, D. & Morgan, E., 1996, Australian Physiological and Pharmacological Society. McCance, I. (ed.). Perth ed. Melbourne: Australian Physiological and Pharmacological Society Inc, Vol. 27(1). p. 27P

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

6 Citations (Scopus)

Use of inhibitors of ion transport to differentiate iron transporters in erythroid cells

Savigni, D. & Morgan, E., 1996, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 52, p. 371-378

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erythroid Cells
Ion Transport
Iron
Ions
Sucrose
1995
1 Citation (Scopus)

Purified rat peritoneal mast cells: Characteristics of the removal and binding of IgE

Vally, H., Savigni, D. & Turner, K. J., 1995, In : Immuniology and Cell Biology. 73, p. 212-219

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle