Dr Robert Kalak

Postdoctoral Fellow
ANZAC Research Institute, Concord Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9767 9132

Map

Selected publications

Download citations: PDF RTF Endnote

Journals

  • Henneicke, H., Herrmann, M., Kalak, R., Speranza, T., Bertollo, N., Day, R., Huscher, D., Buttgereit, F., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2011). Corticosterone selectively targets endo-cortical surfaces by an osteoblast-dependent mechanism. Bone, 49(4), 733-742. [More Information]
  • Allan, C., Kalak, R., Dunstan, C., McTavish, K., Zhou, H., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M. (2010). Follicle-stimulating hormone increases bone mass in female mice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) of the United States of America, Published online before print December 13, 2010, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Liu, P., Kalak, R., Lue, Y., Jia, Y., Erkkila, K., Zhou, H., Seibel, M., Wang, C., Swerdloff, R., Dunstan, C. (2010). Genetic and Hormonal Control of Bone Volume, Architecture, and Remodeling in XXY Mice. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 25(10), 2148-2154. [More Information]
  • Weber, A., Li, G., Kalak, R., Street, J., Buttgereit, F., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2010). Osteoblast-targeted disruption of glucocorticoid signalling does not delay intramembranous bone healing. Steroids, 75(3), 282-286. [More Information]
  • Ooi, L., Zhou, H., Kalak, R., Zheng, Y., Conigrave, A., Seibel, M., Dunstan, C. (2010). Vitamin D deficiency promotes human breast cancer growth in a murine model of bone metastasis. Cancer Research, 70(5), 1835-1844. [More Information]
  • Kalak, R., Zhou, H., Street, J., Day, R., Modzelewski, J., Spies, C., Liu, P., Li, G., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2009). Endogenous glucocorticoid signaling in osteoblasts is necessary to maintain normal bone structure in mice. Bone, 45(1), 61-67. [More Information]
  • Zhou, H., Mak, W., Kalak, R., Street, J., Fong-Yee, C., Zheng, Y., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2009). Glucocorticoid-dependent Wnt signaling by mature osteoblasts is a key regulator of cranial skeletal development in mice. Development (Cambridge), 136(3), 427-436. [More Information]
  • Herrmann, M., Henneicke, H., Street, J., Modzelewski, J., Kalak, R., Buttgereit, F., Dunstan, C., Zhou, H., Seibel, M. (2009). The challenge of continuous exogenous glucocorticoid administration in mice. Steroids, 74(2), 245-249. [More Information]
  • Buttgereit, F., Zhou, H., Kalak, R., Gaber, T., Spies, C., Huscher, D., Straub, R., Modzelewski, J., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2009). Transgenic Disruption of Glucocorticoid Signaling in Mature Osteoblasts and Osteocytes Attenuates K/BxN Mouse Serum-Induced Arthritis In Vivo. Arthritis Care and Research, 60(7), 1998-2007. [More Information]
  • Zheng, Y., Zhou, H., Modzelewski, J., Kalak, R., Blair, J., Seibel, M., Dunstan, C. (2007). Accelerated bone resorption, due to dietary calcium deficiency, promotes breast cancer tumor growth in bone. Cancer Research, 67(19), 9542-9548. [More Information]
  • Horst-Sikorska, W., Kalak, R., Wawrzyniak, A., Marcinkowska, M., Celczynska-Bajew, L., Slomski, R. (2007). Association analysis of the polymorphisms of the VDR gene with bone mineral density and the occurrence of fractures. Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism, 25(5), 310-319. [More Information]
  • Skrzyszowska, M., Smorag, Z., Slomski, R., Katska-Ksiazkiewicz, L., Kalak, R., Michalak, E., Wielgus, K., Lehmann, J., Lipinski, D., Szalata, M., et al (2006). Generation of transgenic rabbits by the novel technique of chimeric somatic cell cloning. Biology Of Reproduction, 74(6), 1114-1120. [More Information]
  • Dobrowolska-Zachwieja, A., Kaczmarek, M., Hoppe-Golebiewska, J., Kalak, R., Slomski, R., Linke, K. (2005). Czy palenie papierosow ma wplyw na przebieg choroby Lesniowskiego-Crohna u chorych z obecnym wariantem mutacji genu NOD2/CARD15? [Does smoking influence the course of Crohn's disease in patients with the presence of gene NOD2/CARD15 mutation? ]. Polski merkuriusz lekarski, 18(107), 560-565. [More Information]
  • Horst-Sikorska, W., Wawrzyniak, A., Celczynska-Bajew, L., Marcinkowska, M., Dabrowski, S., Kalak, R., Slomski, R. (2005). Polymorphism of VDR gene--the most effective molecular marker of osteoporotic bone fractures risk within postmenopausal women from Wielkopolska region of Poland. Endokrynologia Polska, 56(3), 233-239. [More Information]
  • Lipinski, D., Jura, J., Kalak, R., Plawski, A., Kala, M., Szalata, M., Jarmuz, M., Korcz, A., Slomska, K., Jura, J., et al (2003). Transgenic rabbit producing human growth hormone in milk. Journal of Applied Genetics, 44(2), 165-174. [More Information]

Conferences

  • Liu, P., Kalak, R., Lue, Y., Erkkilla, K., Simanainen, U., Zhou, H., Hikim, A., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Wang, C., Dunstan, C., et al (2007). XXY Mice have an Osteoporotic Phenotype. 29th Annual Meeting American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR), Washington DC, USA: American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.

2011

  • Henneicke, H., Herrmann, M., Kalak, R., Speranza, T., Bertollo, N., Day, R., Huscher, D., Buttgereit, F., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2011). Corticosterone selectively targets endo-cortical surfaces by an osteoblast-dependent mechanism. Bone, 49(4), 733-742. [More Information]

2010

  • Allan, C., Kalak, R., Dunstan, C., McTavish, K., Zhou, H., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M. (2010). Follicle-stimulating hormone increases bone mass in female mice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) of the United States of America, Published online before print December 13, 2010, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Liu, P., Kalak, R., Lue, Y., Jia, Y., Erkkila, K., Zhou, H., Seibel, M., Wang, C., Swerdloff, R., Dunstan, C. (2010). Genetic and Hormonal Control of Bone Volume, Architecture, and Remodeling in XXY Mice. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 25(10), 2148-2154. [More Information]
  • Weber, A., Li, G., Kalak, R., Street, J., Buttgereit, F., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2010). Osteoblast-targeted disruption of glucocorticoid signalling does not delay intramembranous bone healing. Steroids, 75(3), 282-286. [More Information]
  • Ooi, L., Zhou, H., Kalak, R., Zheng, Y., Conigrave, A., Seibel, M., Dunstan, C. (2010). Vitamin D deficiency promotes human breast cancer growth in a murine model of bone metastasis. Cancer Research, 70(5), 1835-1844. [More Information]

2009

  • Kalak, R., Zhou, H., Street, J., Day, R., Modzelewski, J., Spies, C., Liu, P., Li, G., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2009). Endogenous glucocorticoid signaling in osteoblasts is necessary to maintain normal bone structure in mice. Bone, 45(1), 61-67. [More Information]
  • Zhou, H., Mak, W., Kalak, R., Street, J., Fong-Yee, C., Zheng, Y., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2009). Glucocorticoid-dependent Wnt signaling by mature osteoblasts is a key regulator of cranial skeletal development in mice. Development (Cambridge), 136(3), 427-436. [More Information]
  • Herrmann, M., Henneicke, H., Street, J., Modzelewski, J., Kalak, R., Buttgereit, F., Dunstan, C., Zhou, H., Seibel, M. (2009). The challenge of continuous exogenous glucocorticoid administration in mice. Steroids, 74(2), 245-249. [More Information]
  • Buttgereit, F., Zhou, H., Kalak, R., Gaber, T., Spies, C., Huscher, D., Straub, R., Modzelewski, J., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2009). Transgenic Disruption of Glucocorticoid Signaling in Mature Osteoblasts and Osteocytes Attenuates K/BxN Mouse Serum-Induced Arthritis In Vivo. Arthritis Care and Research, 60(7), 1998-2007. [More Information]

2007

  • Zheng, Y., Zhou, H., Modzelewski, J., Kalak, R., Blair, J., Seibel, M., Dunstan, C. (2007). Accelerated bone resorption, due to dietary calcium deficiency, promotes breast cancer tumor growth in bone. Cancer Research, 67(19), 9542-9548. [More Information]
  • Horst-Sikorska, W., Kalak, R., Wawrzyniak, A., Marcinkowska, M., Celczynska-Bajew, L., Slomski, R. (2007). Association analysis of the polymorphisms of the VDR gene with bone mineral density and the occurrence of fractures. Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism, 25(5), 310-319. [More Information]
  • Liu, P., Kalak, R., Lue, Y., Erkkilla, K., Simanainen, U., Zhou, H., Hikim, A., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Wang, C., Dunstan, C., et al (2007). XXY Mice have an Osteoporotic Phenotype. 29th Annual Meeting American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR), Washington DC, USA: American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.

2006

  • Skrzyszowska, M., Smorag, Z., Slomski, R., Katska-Ksiazkiewicz, L., Kalak, R., Michalak, E., Wielgus, K., Lehmann, J., Lipinski, D., Szalata, M., et al (2006). Generation of transgenic rabbits by the novel technique of chimeric somatic cell cloning. Biology Of Reproduction, 74(6), 1114-1120. [More Information]

2005

  • Dobrowolska-Zachwieja, A., Kaczmarek, M., Hoppe-Golebiewska, J., Kalak, R., Slomski, R., Linke, K. (2005). Czy palenie papierosow ma wplyw na przebieg choroby Lesniowskiego-Crohna u chorych z obecnym wariantem mutacji genu NOD2/CARD15? [Does smoking influence the course of Crohn's disease in patients with the presence of gene NOD2/CARD15 mutation? ]. Polski merkuriusz lekarski, 18(107), 560-565. [More Information]
  • Horst-Sikorska, W., Wawrzyniak, A., Celczynska-Bajew, L., Marcinkowska, M., Dabrowski, S., Kalak, R., Slomski, R. (2005). Polymorphism of VDR gene--the most effective molecular marker of osteoporotic bone fractures risk within postmenopausal women from Wielkopolska region of Poland. Endokrynologia Polska, 56(3), 233-239. [More Information]

2003

  • Lipinski, D., Jura, J., Kalak, R., Plawski, A., Kala, M., Szalata, M., Jarmuz, M., Korcz, A., Slomska, K., Jura, J., et al (2003). Transgenic rabbit producing human growth hormone in milk. Journal of Applied Genetics, 44(2), 165-174. [More Information]

To update your profile click here. For support on your academic profile contact .