Melinda Fitzgerald

Dr, Professor, BSc PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M085), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 940 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
20062018
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Personal profile

External positions

Professor of Neurotrauma, Curtin University of Technology

1 Apr 2017 → …

Perron Institute for Neurological and Translational Science, Perron Institute for Nerurological and Translational Science

1 Apr 2017 → …

Keywords

  • Spreading damage following partial injury to the CNS
  • Reducing damage following injury to the central nervous system
  • Nanotechnology for neurotrauma
  • 670nm light therapy for reducing damage of neurotrauma
  • Ion channel inhibitors for treatment of neurotrauma
  • Demyelination and remyelination following injury to the CNS
  • Neuroscience, neuroprotection and protection of myelin following neurotrauma

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Projects 2006 2018

Research Output 2007 2018

  • 940 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
  • 63 Article
  • 4 Abstract/Meeting Abstract
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article

Inflammation and blood-brain barrier breach remote from the primary injury following neurotrauma

Smith, N., Giacci, M., Gough, A., Bailey, C., McGonigle, T., Black, A., Clarke, T., Bartlett, C., Swaminatha Iyer, K., Dunlop, S. & Fitzgerald, M., 2018, In : Journal of Neuroinflammation. 15, p. 201

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Blood-Brain Barrier
Inflammation
Wounds and Injuries
Optic Nerve Injuries
Cytokines

Intracellular speciation of gold nanorods alters the conformational dynamics of genomic DNA

Ho, D. W. , Kretzmann, J. , Norret, M. , Toshniwal, P. , Veder, J. P. , Jiang, H. , Guagliardo, P. , Munshi, A. M. A. , Chawla, R. , Evans, C. , Clemons, T. , Nguyen, M. , Kretzmann, A. , Blythe, A. , Saunders, M. , Archer, M. , Fitzgerald, M. , Keelan, J. , Bond, C. , Kilburn, M. & 3 others Hurley, L., Smith, N. & Swaminatha Iyer, K., 8 Oct 2018, In : Nature Nanotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanorods
Gold
nanorods
DNA
deoxyribonucleic acid
2 Citations
Oligodendroglia
Deoxyuridine
Wounds and Injuries
Cellular Structures
Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry
Open Access
Optic Nerve Injuries
optics
retina
Retina
Optics

The Effects of a Combination of Ion Channel Inhibitors in Female Rats Following Repeated Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Mao, Y., Black, A. M. B., Milbourn, H. R., Krakonja, S., Nesbit, M., Bartlett, C. A., Fehily, B., Takechi, R., Yates, N. J. & Fitzgerald, M., Nov 2018, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 19, 11, 3408

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Brain Concussion
brain damage
Ion Channels
inhibitors
rats