Clinical Associate Professor Michael Buckland

Clinical Associate Professor
Pathology, School of Medical Sciences

Brain & Mind Research Institute
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9114 4009
F: +61 2 9114 4020

Biographical details

Research interests



Neuroinflammatory diseases

Neurodegenerative diseases


2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009


  • Hardy, T., Beadnall, H., Sutton, I., Mohamed, A., Jonker, B., Buckland, M., Barnett, M. (2015), Baló's concentric sclerosis and tumefactive demyelination: A shared immunopathogenesis?. Journal of the Neurological Sciences. , 279-281. [Abstract]
  • Wilcox, P., Li, C., Lee, M., Shivalingam, B., Brennan, J., Suter, C., Kaufman, K., Lum, T., Buckland, M. (2015), Oligoastrocytomas: throwing the baby out with the bathwater?. Acta Neuropathologica. , 147-149. [Abstract]


  • Poh, M., Simon, N., Buckland, M., Salisbury, E., Watson, S. (2014), Evidence of T-cell mediated neuronal injury in stiff-person syndrome with anti-amphiphysin antibodies. Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 337(1-2), 235-237. [Abstract]
  • Marzese, D., Scolyer, R., Huynh, J., Huang, S., Hirose, H., Chong, K., Kiyohara, E., Wang, J., Kawas, N., Donovan, N., Hata, K., Wilmott, J., Murali, R., Buckland, M., Shivalingam, B., Thompson, J., Morton, D., Kelly, D., Hoon, D. (2014), Epigenome-wide DNA methylation landscape of melanoma progression to brain metastasis reveals aberrations on homeobox D cluster associated with prognosis. Human Molecular Genetics. 23(1), 226-238. [Abstract]
  • Kossard, S., Smith, A., Matthews, Y., Turner, J., Buckland, M., Parratt, J. (2014), Response regarding CLIPPERS. Journal of Cutaneous Pathology. , 761. [Abstract]
  • Marzese, D., Scolyer, R., Roqué, M., Vargas-Roig, L., Huynh, J., Wilmott, J., Murali, R., Buckland, M., Barkhoudarian, G., Thompson, J., Morton, D., Kelly, D., Hoon, D. (2014), DNA methylation and gene deletion analysis of brain metastases in melanoma patients identifies mutually exclusive molecular alterations. Neuro-Oncology. 16(11), 1499-1509. [Abstract]
  • Ghadiri, M., Buckland, M., Sutton, I., Al Jahdhami, S., Flanagan, S., Heard, R., Barnett, Y., Brennan, J., Barnett, M. (2014), Progressive Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Motor Impairment. JAMA Neurology. 71(6), 794-798. [Abstract]
  • Gessi, M., van de Nes, J., Griewank, K., Barresi, V., Buckland, M., Kirfel, J., Caltabiano, R., Hammes, J., Lauriola, L., Pietsch, T., Waha, A. (2014), Absence of TERT promoter mutations in primary melanocytic tumors of the central nervous system. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology. , 794-797. [Abstract]
  • Smith, A., Matthews, Y., Kossard, S., Turner, J., Buckland, M., Parratt, J. (2014), Neurotropic T-cell lymphocytosis: a cutaneous expression of CLIPPERS. Journal of Cutaneous Pathology. 41(8), 657-662. [Abstract]
  • Subramaniam, K., Yeung, D., Grimpen, F., Joseph, J., Fay, K., Buckland, M., Talaulikar, D., Elijah, J., Clarke, A., Pavli, P., Moore, J. (2014), Hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma, immunosuppressive agents and biologicals: what are the risks?. Internal Medicine Journal. , 287-290. [Abstract]


  • Parker, N., Correia, N., Crossley, B., Buckland, M., Howell, V., Wheeler, H. (2013), Correlation of MicroRNA 132 Up-regulation with an Unfavorable Clinical Outcome in Patients with Primary Glioblastoma Multiforme Treated with Radiotherapy Plus Concomitant and Adjuvant Temozolomide Chemotherapy. Translational Oncology. 6(6), 742-748. [Abstract]
  • Li, C., Eaton, S., Young, P., Lee, M., Shuttleworth, R., Humphreys, D., Grau, G., Combes, V., Bebawy, M., Gong, J., Brammah, S., Buckland, M., Suter, C. (2013), Glioma microvesicles carry selectively packaged coding and noncoding RNAs which alter gene expression in recipient cells. RNA Biology. 10(8), 1333-1344. [Abstract]
  • Li, C., Young, P., Maloney, C., Eaton, S., Cowley, M., Buckland, M., Preiss, T., Henstridge, D., Cooney, G., Febbraio, M., Martin, D., Cropley, J., Suter, C. (2013), Maternal obesity and diabetes induces latent metabolic defects and widespread epigenetic changes in isogenic mice. Epigenetics. 8(6), 602-611. [Abstract]
  • Geevasinga, N., Simon, N., Collins, S., Buckland, M., Ng, K. (2013), Sporadic creutzfeldt-jakob disease presenting as spastic paraparesis. European Journal of Neurology. , e73-e74. [Abstract]
  • Ahmed, R., King, J., Gibson, J., Buckland, M., Gupta, R., Gonzales, M., Halmagyi, G. (2013), Spinal Leptomeningeal Lymphoma Presenting as Pseudotumor Syndrome. Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology. 33(1), 13-16. [Abstract]
  • Gupta, R., Flanagan, S., Li, C., Lee, M., Shivalingham, B., Maleki, S., Wheeler, H., Buckland, M. (2013), Expanding the spectrum of IDH1 mutations in gliomas. Modern Pathology. 26(5), 619-625. [Abstract]


  • Salim, A., Wilson, P., Cherukuri, R., McKenzie, S., Buckland, M. (2012), An unusual association of calcifying pseudoneoplasm of the neuraxis with interhemispheric lipoma and agenesis of corpus callosum. Pathology. 44(7), 657-659. [Abstract]
  • Hurelbrink, C., Barnett, Y., Buckland, M., Wilkinson, M., Leicester, J., Anderson, C., Brennan, J., Barnett, M. (2012), Revisiting cerebral thromboangiitis obliterans. Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 317(1-2), 141-145. [Abstract]
  • Matthews, S., Succar, P., Jelinek, H., McParland, B., Buckland, M., McLachlan, C. (2012), Diagnosis of oligodendroglioma: Molecular and classical histological assessment in the twenty-first century. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 8(3), 213-216. [Abstract]
  • Karina, A., Jonker, B., Morey, A., Selinger, C., Gupta, R., Buckland, M. (2012), Glioblastoma with primitive neuroectodermal tumour-like components. Pathology. 44(3), 270-273. [Abstract]
  • Tan, K., Brewer, J., Rowe, D., Jenkins, B., Powers, J., Buckland, M. (2012), Adult onset leucodystrophy with neuroaxonal spheroids and pigmented glia (ALSP): report of a new kindred. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology. , 95-100. [Abstract]
  • Simon, N., Parratt, J., Barnett, M., Buckland, M., Gupta, R., Hayes, M., Masters, L., Reddel, S. (2012), Expanding the clinical, radiological and neuropathological phenotype of chronic lymphocytic inflammation with pontine perivascular enhancement responsive to steroids (CLIPPERS). Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry. 83(1), 15-22. [Abstract]
  • Barnett, M., Prineas, J., Buckland, M., Parratt, J., Pollard, J. (2012), Massive astrocyte destruction in neuromyelitis optica despite natalizumab therapy. Multiple Sclerosis. 18(1), 108-112. [Abstract]
  • Jelinek, H., Ahammer, H., Matthews, S., Succar, P., McLachlan, C., Buckland, M. (2012), Establishing a Reference Range for Oligondendroglioma Classification using Higuchi Dimension Analysis. Proceedings of the Ninth IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering.
  • Flanagan, S., Lee, M., Li, C., Suter, C., Buckland, M. (2012), Promoter Methylation Analysis of IDH Genes in Human Gliomas. Frontiers in Oncology. 2, 193. [Abstract]


  • Chang, F., Berman, Y., Buckland, M., Mackinlay, N., McGlade, A., Collins, S., Ng, K. (2011), Genetic prion disease-associated myelodysplasia and SIADH in siblings. European Journal of Neurology. , e149-50. [Abstract]
  • Gupta, R., Webb-Myers, R., Flanagan, S., Buckland, M. (2011), Isocitrate dehydrogenase mutations in diffuse gliomas: clinical and aetiological implications. Journal of clinical pathology. 64(10), 835-44. [Abstract]
  • Ahmed, R., Buckland, M., Davies, L., Halmagyi, G., Rogers, S., Oberste, S., Barnett, M. (2011), Enterovirus 71 meningoencephalitis complicating rituximab therapy. Journal of the neurological sciences. 305, 149–151. [Abstract]
  • Lee, L., Sevastos, J., Rainer, S., Buckland, M. (2011), Giant cell tubulitis and tubular basement membrane immune deposits. Pathology. 43(4), 383-386. [Abstract]
  • Tan, K., Parkinson, J., McGee-Collett, M., Buckland, M. (2011), Spinal intradural malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour. Pathology. , 278-280. [Abstract]
  • Parkinson, J., Afaghi, V., Payne, C., Buckland, M., Brewer, J., Biggs, M., Little, N., Wheeler, H., Cook, R., McDonald, K. (2011), The impact of molecular and clinical factors on patient outcome in oligodendroglioma from 20 years' experience at a single centre. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 18(3), 329-333. [Abstract]


  • Li, D., Brennan, J., Buckland, M., Parkinson, J. (2010), Bronchogenic carcinoid metastasis to the intramedullary spinal cord. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia. 17(9), 1196-8. [Abstract]


  • Shingde, M., Buckland, M., Busam, K., McCarthy, S., Wilmott, J., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2009), Primary cutaneous Ewing sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumour: a clinicopathological analysis of seven cases highlighting diagnostic pitfalls and the role of FISH testing in diagnosis. Journal of Clinical Pathology. 62(10), 915-919. [Abstract]
  • Sim, R., Leecy, T., Buckland, M., Fagan, P. (2009), Axonal numbers in the greater auricular nerve: is there enough to go round?. Otology & Neurotology. 30(3), 398-401. [Abstract]
  • Bobryshev, Y., Tran, D., Killingsworth, M., Buckland, M., Lord, R. (2009), Dendritic Cell-Associated Immune Inflammation of Cardiac Mucosa: A Possible Factor in the Formation of Barrett's Esophagus. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 13(3), 442-50. [Abstract]
  • Gilbert, D., Buckland, M., Abi-Hanna, D. (2009), Education and imaging. Gastrointestinal: Upper gastrointestinal bleeding after radiation microspheres. Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology. 24(2), 324. [Abstract]
  • Bobryshev, Y., Tran, D., Killingsworth, M., Buckland, M., Lord, R. (2009), Dendritic cells in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery. 13(1), 44-53. [Abstract]