Recent key publications - SIDS and Sleep Apnea Research

Within: Bosch Institute, Kids Research Institute

Cleft lip and/or palate and breathing during sleep. MacLean JE, Fitzgerald DA. Waters KA, Sleep Medicine Reviews 2009. In press.

Comparative proteomics in the corpus callosal sub-regions of postmortem human brain. Kashem MA, Sarker R, Des Etages H, Machaalani R, King N, McGregor IS, Matsumoto I. Neurochem Int. 2009 May 9.

Adenotonsillectomy in the context of obstructive sleep apnoea. Waters KA, Cheng AT. Paediatr Respir Rev. 2009 Mar;10(1):25-31. Epub 2009 Jan 24. Review.

The identification of children with cleft palate and sleep disordered breathing using a referral system. MacLean JE, Fitzsimons D, Hayward P, Waters KA, Fitzgerald DA. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2008 Mar;43(3):245-50.

Intermittent Hypercapnic Hypoxia Induced Protein Changes in the Piglet Hippocampus Identified by MALDI-TOF-MS. Tang S, Machaalani R, Kashem MA, Matsumoto I, Waters KA. Neurochem Res. 2009 Jun 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 1 (Flt1) and apoptosis in the preeclamptic placenta and effects of in vivo anti-hypertensive exposure. Machaalani R, Makris A, Thornton C, Hennessy A. Hypertens Pregnancy. 2008;27(4):361-73.

Serotoninergic receptor 1A in the sudden infant death syndrome brainstem medulla and associations with clinical risk factors. Machaalani R, Say M, Waters KA. Acta Neuropathol. 2009 Mar;117(3):257-65. Epub 2008 Dec 4.

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and TrkB in the piglet brainstem after post-natal nicotine and intermittent hypercapnic hypoxia. Tang S, Machaalani R, Waters KA. Brain Res. 2008 Sep 26;1232:195-205. Epub 2008 Jul 19.

The identification of children with cleft palate and sleep disordered breathing using a referral system. MacLean JE, Fitzsimons D, Hayward P, Waters KA, Fitzgerald DA. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2008 Mar;43(3):245-50.

Effects of acute intermittent hypercapnic hypoxia on insulin sensitivity in piglets using euglycemic clamp. Aouad LJ, Tam K, Waters KA. Metabolism. 2008 Aug;57(8):1056-63.

Neuronal cell death in the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome brainstem and associations with risk factors. Machaalani R, Waters KA. Brain. 2008 Jan;131(Pt 1):218-28.