Researchers at UCD

Barry Boland

Occasional Lecturer

School Of Biomolecular & Biomed Science
Health Sciences Centre
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 716




Year 2003 Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Qualification: PhD Subject: Physiology
Year 1999 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: BSc Subject: Pharmacology



Peer Reviewed Journals

Boland B, Smith DA, Mooney D, Jung SS, Walsh DM, Platt FM; (2010) 'Macroautophagy is not directly involved in the metabolism of amyloid precursor protein'. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285 (48):37415-37426. [DOI] [Details]
Hellstrand E, Boland B, Walsh DM, Linse S; (2010) 'Amyloid beta-Protein Aggregation Produces Highly Reproducible Kinetic Data and Occurs by a Two-Phase Process'. ACS Chemical Neuroscience, 1 (1):13-18. [DOI] [Details]
Minogue AM, Stubbs AK, Frigerio CS, Boland B, Fadeeva JV, Tang J, Selkoe DJ, Walsh DM; (2009) 'gamma-secretase processing of APLP1 leads to the production of a p3-like peptide that does not aggregate and is not toxic to neurons'. Brain Research, 1262 :89-99. [DOI] [Details]
Boland B, Kumar A, Lee S, Platt FM, Wegiel J, Yu WH, Nixon RA; (2008) 'Autophagy induction and autophagosome clearance in neurons: relationship to autophagic pathology in Alzheimer's disease'. Journal of Neuroscience, 28 (27):6926-6937. [DOI] [Details]
Veeranna, Lee JH, Pareek TK, Jaffee H, Boland B, Vinod KY, Amin N, Kulkarni AB, Pant HC, Nixon RA; (2008) 'Neurofilament tail phosphorylation: identity of the RT-97 phosphoepitope and regulation in neurons by cross-talk among proline-directed kinases'. Journal of neurochemistry, 107 (1):35-49. [DOI] [Details]
Boland B, Nixon RA; (2006) 'Neuronal macroautophagy: from development to degeneration'. Molecular aspects of medicine, 27 (5-6):503-519. [DOI] [Details]
Boland B, Campbell V; (2004) 'Abeta-mediated activation of the apoptotic cascade in cultured cortical neurones: a role for cathepsin-L'. Neurobiology of aging, 25 (1):83-91. [Details]
Veeranna, Kaji T, Boland B, Odrljin T, Mohan P, Basavarajappa BS, Peterhoff C, Cataldo A, Rudnicki A, Amin N, Li BS, Pant HC, Hungund BL, Arancio O, Nixon RA; (2004) 'Calpain mediates calcium-induced activation of the erk1,2 MAPK pathway and cytoskeletal phosphorylation in neurons: relevance to Alzheimer's disease'. American Journal of Pathology, 165 (3):795-805. [Details]
Boland B, Campbell V; (2003) 'beta-Amyloid (1-40)-induced apoptosis of cultured cortical neurones involves calpain-mediated cleavage of poly-ADP-ribose polymerase'. Neurobiology of aging, 24 (1):179-186. [Details]
Martin DS, Lonergan PE, Boland B, Fogarty MP, Brady M, Horrobin DF, Campbell VA, Lynch MA; (2002) 'Apoptotic changes in the aged brain are triggered by interleukin-1beta-induced activation of p38 and reversed by treatment with eicosapentaenoic acid'. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 277 (37):34239-34246. [DOI] [Details]
Downer E, Boland B, Fogarty M, Campbell V; (2001) 'Delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol induces the apoptotic pathway in cultured cortical neurones via activation of the CB1 receptor'. Neuroreport, 12 (18):3973-3978. [Details]



External Collaborators

Prof. Frances Platt, Dept. of Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3QT, United Kingdom