2011


Increased peripheral inflammation and inflammatory hyperalgesia in a rodent model of leptin receptor deficiency and genetic obesity.
Iannitti T, Graham A, Dolan, S. (2011)  7th Congress Euro. Federation IASP Chapters, Eur. J Pain.


Central administration of the anti-inflammatory cytokine, adiponectin, inhibits pain and peripheral inflammation.
Iannitti T, Graham A, Dolan S. (2011)  British Neurosci. Assoc. Abstr. Vol. 21, P143.


Understanding the pathogenesis of retinitis pigmentosa in zebrafish.
Shu X, Zeng Z, Gautier P, Lennon A, Patton EE, Wright AF.  7th European Zebrafish Meeting, abstract P2-192.


Cx43 function and the insulin-like growth factor axis modulate cell migration in scrape-wounded human keratinocyte and organotypic skin models.
Wright CS, Flint D & Martin PE.  Poster Presentation International Gap Junction meeting August 2011.


Bacterial Cell Wall Components derived from Staphylococcus species have tissue specific effects on hemichannel activity and Connexin expression with consequences on the inflammatory response.
Robertson J, Donnelly S, Lang S & Martin PE.  Oral Presentation International Gap Junction meeting, August 2011.


Mutations in Cx26 mutations associated with Keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness (KID) syndrome result in aberrant hemichannel activity and an increased inflammatory response.
Donnelly S, De Zwaart-Storm E, Hodgins MB, Lang S, Van Steensel M, Martin PE.  Oral presentation International Gap Junction meeting August 2011.


A discrete point mathematical model for the role of connexins in cell migration events.
Martin PE, Wright C, Webb S, Watson M & MacDougall S.  June 2011, Scottish Skin Biology Club meeting.


Characterization of connexins and pannexins in obesity.
Ofori-Frimpong B, Graham A & Martin PE.  Poster Presentation Scottish Lipid Discussion Group June 2011.


Gap27 modulates Cx43 function and increases cell migration in eu/hyperglycaemic and eu/hyperinsulinaemic human skin cells.
Wright CS & Martin PE.  Poster Presentation British Society of Cell Biology Spring meeting 2011.


Gram Positive Bacterial Cell Wall Components have different effects on Wild Type and Mutant Connexin 26 Hemi channel Activity and subsequent cytokine release in Keratinocytes.
Donnelly S, De Zwaart-Storm EA, Van Steensel MA & Martin PE. Poster presentation British Society for Investigative Dermatology Spring 2011.


2010


A Role of Connexins in ectodermal dysplasias.
Martin PE.  Oral Presentation, World Congress in Genodermatology, Maastricht November 2010.


Connexins: a novel target for wound healing.
Martin PE.  Maths in Medicine Study Group, 2010 see problem report