Publications list for Associate Professor Hong Zhou

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  • Hardy, R., Hülso, C., Liu, Y., Gasparini, S., Fong-Yee, C., Tu, J., Stoner, S., Stewart, P., Raza, K., Cooper, M., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2013), Characterisation of fibroblast-like synoviocytes from a murine model of joint inflammation. Arthritis Research & Therapy. 15(1), R24. [Abstract]
  • Seibel, M., Cooper, M., Zhou, H. (2013), Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis: Mechanisms, management, and future perspectives. Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. 1(1), 59-70.
  • Zheng, Y., Zhou, H., Dunstan, C., Sutherland, R., Seibel, M. (2013), The role of the bone microenvironment in skeletal metastasis. Journal of Bone Oncology. 2(1), 47-57.
  • Li, A., Hardy, R., Stoner, S., Tuckermann, J., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2013), Deletion of mesenchymal glucocorticoid receptor attenuates embryonic lung development and abdominal wall closure. PloS one. 8(5), e63578. [Abstract]


  • Cooper, M., Zhou, H., Seibel, M. (2012), Selective glucocorticoid receptor agonists: Glucocorticoid therapy with no regrets?. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 27(11), 2238-2241. [Abstract]
  • Brennan-Speranza, T., Henneicke, H., Gasparini, S., Blankenstein, K., Heinevetter, U., Cogger, V., Svistounov, D., Zhang, Y., Cooney, G., Buttgereit, F., Dunstan, C., Gundberg, C., Zhou, H., Seibel, M. (2012), Osteoblasts mediate the adverse effects of glucocorticoids on fuel metabolism. The Journal of Clinical Investigation. 122(11), 4172-4189. [Abstract]
  • Georgiou, K., King, T., Scherer, M., Zhou, H., Foster, B., Xian, C. (2012), Attenuated Wnt/β-catenin signalling mediates methotrexate chemotherapy-induced bone loss and marrow adiposity in rats. Bone. 50(6), 1223-1233. [Abstract]
  • Kam, W., Meikle, S., Zhou, H., Zheng, Y., Blair, J., Seibel, M., Dunstan, C., Banati, R. (2012), The 18 kDa translocator protein (peripheral benzodiazepine receptor) expression in the bone of normal, osteoprotegerin or low calcium diet treated mice. PLoS One. 7(1), e30623.


  • Henneicke, H., Herrmann, M., Kalak, R., Brennan-Speranza, T., Heinevetter, U., 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), 733-42. [Abstract]
  • Simanainen, U., Lampinen, A., Henneicke, H., Brennan, T., Heinevetter, U., Harwood, D., McNamara, K., Herrmann, M., Seibel, M., Handelsman, D., Zhou, H. (2011), Long-Term corticosterone treatment induced lobe-specific pathology in mouse prostate. The Prostate. 71, 289-97. [Abstract]
  • Buttgereit, F., Burmester, G., Straub, R., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2011), Exogenous and endogenous glucocorticoids in rheumatic diseases. Arthritis & Rheumatism. 63(1), 1-9. [Abstract]
  • Zheng, Y., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2011), Methods in Bone Biology: Cancer and Bone. In: Osteoporosis Research. (pp.83-92).United Kingdom: Springer-Verlag.


  • Zheng, Y., Zhou, H., Ooi, L., Snir, A., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2010), Vitamin D deficiency promotes prostate cancer growth in bone. The Prostate. 0(0), 0. [Abstract]
  • 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 of the United States of America. 107(52), 22629-34. [Abstract]
  • Ooi, L., Zheng, Y., Zhou, H., Trivedi, T., Conigrave, A., Seibel, M., Dunstan, C. (2010), Vitamin D deficiency promotes growth of MCF-7 human breast cancer in a rodent model of osteosclerotic bone metastasis. Bone. 47(4), 795-803. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]


  • Mak, W., Shao, X., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M., Zhou, H. (2009), Biphasic Glucocorticoid-Dependent Regulation of Wnt Expression and Its Inhibitors in Mature Osteoblastic Cells. Calcified tissue international. 85(6), 538-45. [Abstract]
  • 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 and rheumatism. 60(7), 1998-2007. [Abstract]
  • 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), 61-7. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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), 245-9. [Abstract]
  • Zhou, H., Chen, D., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2009), Bone Metabolism. In: Encyclopedia of Molecular Pharmacology. (pp.276-282).United States: Springer New York LLC.


  • Kartsogiannis, V., Sims, N., Quinn, J., Ly, C., Cipetic, M., Poulton, I., Walker, E., Saleh, H., McGregor, N., Wallace, M., Smyth, M., Martin, T., Zhou, H., Ng, K., Gillespie, M. (2008), Osteoclast inhibitory lectin, an immune cell product that is required for normal bone physiology in vivo. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 283(45), 30850-30860. [Abstract]
  • Buttgereit, F., Zhou, H., Seibel, M. (2008), Arthritis and endogenous glucocorticoids: the emerging role of the 11beta-HSD enzymes. Annals of the rheumatic diseases. 67, 1201-1203. [Abstract]
  • Ramaswamy, Y., Wu, C., Zhou, H., Zreiqat, H. (2008), Biological response of human bone cells to zinc-modified Ca-Si-based ceramics. Acta biomaterialia. 4(5), 1487-97. [Abstract]
  • Zhou, H., Mak, W., Zheng, Y., Dunstan, C., Seibel, M. (2008), Osteoblasts directly control lineage commitment of mesenchymal progenitor cells through WNT signaling. The Journal of biological chemistry. 283(4), 1936-45. [Abstract]
  • Zheng, Y., Zhou, H., Fong-Yee, C., Modzelewski, J., Seibel, M., Dunstan, C. (2008), Bone resorption increases tumour growth in a mouse model of osteosclerotic breast cancer metastasis. Clinical & experimental metastasis. 25(5), 559-67. [Abstract]