Dr Hilda Pickett

Senior Lecturer
Medicine, Children's Medical Research Institute

T: 9687 2800
F: 9687 2120


2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011


  • Lee, M., Hills, M., Conomos, D., Stutz, M., Dagg, R., Lau, L., Reddel, R., Pickett, H. (2014), Telomere extension by telomerase and ALT generates variant repeats by mechanistically distinct processes. Nucleic Acids Research. 42(3), 1733-1746. [Abstract]
  • Kojima, Y., Kaufman-Francis, K., Studdert, J., Steiner, K., Power, M., Loebel, D., Jones, V., Hor, A., de Alencastro, G., Logan, G., Teber, E., Tam, O., Stutz, M., Alexander, I., Pickett, H., Tam, P. (2014), The transcriptional and functional properties of mouse epiblast stem cells resemble the anterior primitive streak. Cell Stem Cell. 14(1), 107-120. [Abstract]
  • Guo, Y., Kartawinata, M., Li, J., Pickett, H., Teo, J., Kilo, T., Barbaro, P., Keating, B., Chen, Y., Tian, L., Al-Odaib, A., Reddel, R., Christodoulou, J., Xu, X., Hakonarson, H., Bryan, T. (2014), Inherited bone marrow failure associated with germline mutation of ACD, the gene encoding telomere protein TPP1. Blood. 124(18), 2767-2774. [Abstract]
  • Conomos, D., Reddel, R., Pickett, H. (2014), NuRD-ZNF827 recruitment to telomeres creates a molecular scaffold for homologous recombination. Nature Structural & Molecular Biology. 21(9), 760-770. [Abstract]
  • Bull, C., Mayrhofer, G., O'Callaghan, N., Au, A., Pickett, H., Low, G., Zeegers, D., Hande, M., Fenech, M. (2014), Folate deficiency induces dysfunctional long and short telomeres; both states are associated with hypomethylation and DNA damage in human WIL2-NS cells. Cancer Prevention Research. 7(1), 128-138. [Abstract]


  • Conomos, D., Pickett, H., Reddel, R. (2013), Alternative lengthening of telomeres: remodeling the telomere architecture. Frontiers in Oncology. 3, 27. [Abstract]
  • Neumann, A., Watson, C., Noble, J., Pickett, H., Tam, P., Reddel, R. (2013), Alternative lengthening of telomeres in normal mammalian somatic cells. Genes and Development. 27(1), 18-23. [Abstract]


  • Conomos, D., Stutz, M., Hills, M., Neumann, A., Bryan, T., Reddel, R., Pickett, H. (2012), Variant repeats are interspersed throughout the telomeres and recruit nuclear receptors in ALT cells. The Journal of Cell Biology. 199(6), 893-906. [Abstract]
  • Stern, J., Zyner, K., Pickett, H., Cohen, S., Bryan, T. (2012), Telomerase Recruitment Requires both TCAB1 and Cajal Bodies Independently. Molecular and Cellular Biology. 32(13), 2384-2395. [Abstract]
  • Uringa, E., Lisaingo, K., Pickett, H., Brind'amour, J., Rohde, J., Zelensky, A., Essers, J., Lansdorp, P. (2012), RTEL1 contributes to DNA replication, repair and telomere maintenance. Molecular Biology of the Cell. 23(14), 2782-2792. [Abstract]
  • Pickett, H., Reddel, R. (2012), The role of telomere trimming in normal telomere length dynamics. Cell Cycle. 11(7), 1309-1315. [Abstract]
  • Bender, H., Murchison, E., Pickett, H., Deakin, J., Strong, M., Conlan, C., McMillan, D., Neumann, A., Greider, C., Hannon, G., Reddel, R., Graves, J. (2012), Extreme telomere length dimorphism in the Tasmanian devil and related marsupials suggests parental control of telomere length. PLoS One. 7(9), e46195. [Abstract]


  • Pickett, H., Henson, J., Au, A., Neumann, A., Reddel, R. (2011), Normal mammalian cells negatively regulate telomere length by telomere trimming. Human Molecular Genetics. 20(23), 4684-4692. [Abstract]
  • Beesley, J., Pickett, H., Johnatty, S., Dunning, A., Chen, X., Li, J., Michailidou, K., Lu, Y., Rider, D., Palmieri, R., Stutz, M., Lambrechts, D., Despierre, E., Lambrechts, S., Vergote, I., Chang-Claude, J., Nickels, S., Vrieling, A., Flesch-Janys, D., Wang-Gohrke, S., Eilber, U., Bogdanova, N., Antonenkova, N., Runnebaum, I., Dörk, T., Goodman, M., Lurie, G., Wilkens, L., Matsuno, R., Kiemeney, L., Aben, K., Marees, T., Massuger, L., Fridley, B., Vierkant, R., Bandera, E., Olson, S., Orlow, I., Rodriguez-Rodriguez, L., Cook, L., Le, N., Brooks-Wilson, A., Kelemen, L., Campbell, I., Gayther, S., Ramus, S., Gentry-Maharaj, A., Menon, U., Ahmed, S., Baynes, C., Pharoah, P., Muir, K., Lophatananon, A., Chaiwerawattana, A., Wiangnon, S., Macgregor, S., Easton, D., Reddel, R., Goode, E., Chenevix-Trench, G. (2011), Functional polymorphisms in the TERT promoter are associated with risk of serous epithelial ovarian and breast cancers. PLoS One. 6(9), e24987. [Abstract]