Researchers at UCD

Maria Byrne

Senior Clinical Lecturer

School Of Medicine
Mater Hospital
Eccles Street
Dublin 7




Peer Reviewed Journals

Moore R, Adler H;Jackson V;Lawless M;Byrne M;Eogan M;Lambert JS (2015) 'Impaired glucose metabolism in HIV-infected pregnant women: a retrospective analysis'. International Journal of STD and AIDS, . [DOI] [Details]
Bacon S, Kyithar MP;Rizvi SR;Donnelly E;McCarthy A;Burke M;Colclough K;Ellard S;Byrne MM (2015) 'Successful maintenance on sulfonylurea therapy and low diabetes complication rates in a HNF1A-MODY cohort'. Diabetic Medicine, . [DOI] [Details]
Bacon S, Schmid J;McCarthy A;Edwards J;Fleming A;Kinsley B;Firth R;Byrne B;Gavin C;Byrne MM (2015) 'The clinical management of hyperglycemia in pregnancy complicated by maturity-onset diabetes of the young'. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 213 (2):2360-2367. [DOI] [Details]
Bacon S, Engelbrecht B;Schmid J;Pfeiffer S;Gallagher R;McCarthy A;Burke M;Concannon C;Prehn JH;Byrne MM (2015) 'MicroRNA-224 is Readily Detectable in Urine of Individuals with Diabetes Mellitus and is a Potential Indicator of Beta-Cell Demise'. Genes, 6 (2):399-416. [DOI] [Details]
Neff, K.J. and Forde, R. and Gavin, C. and Byrne, M.M. and Firth, R.G.R. and Daly, S. and McAuliffe, F.M. and Foley, M. and Coffey, M. and Coulter-Smith, S. and Kinsley, B.T. (2014) 'Pre-pregnancy care and pregnancy outcomes in type 1 diabetes mellitus: A comparison of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion and multiple daily injection therapy'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 183 (3):397-403. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Dinneen, S.F. and O'Hara, M.C. and Byrne, M. and Smith, D. and Courtney, C.H. and McGurk, C. and Heller, S.R. and Newell, J. and Coffey, N. and Breen, C. and O'Scannail, M. and O'Shea, D. (2013) 'Group follow-up compared to individual clinic visits after structured education for type 1 diabetes: A cluster randomised controlled trial'. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 100 (1):29-38. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Egan AM, Ryan J;Aziz MA;O'Dwyer TP;Byrne MM (2013) 'Primary hyperparathyroidism in a patient with familial hypocalciuric hypercalcaemia due to a novel mutation in the calcium-sensing receptor gene'. Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism, 31 (4):477-480. [DOI] [Details]
Kyithar MP, Bonner C;Bacon S;Kilbride SM;Schmid J;Graf R;Prehn JH;Byrne MM (2013) 'Effects of hepatocyte nuclear factor-1A and -4A on pancreatic stone protein/regenerating protein and C-reactive protein gene expression: implications for maturity-onset diabetes of the young'. Journal of Translational Medicine, 11 . [DOI] [Details]
Bacon S, Kyithar MP;Schmid J;Costa Pozza A;Handberg A;Byrne MM (2013) 'Circulating CD36 is reduced in HNF1A-MODY carriers'. PLoS ONE, 8 (9). [DOI] [Details]
Byrne, M., Newell, J., Coffey, N., O'Hara, M. C., Cooke, D. and Dineen, S.F. (2012) 'Predictors of quality of life gains among people with type 1 diabetes participating in the Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating (DAFNE) structured education programme'. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, . [Details]
Bacon S, Kyithar MP;Schmid J;Rizvi SR;Bonner C;Graf R;Prehn JH;Byrne MM (2012) 'Serum levels of pancreatic stone protein (PSP)/reg1A as an indicator of beta-cell apoptosis suggest an increased apoptosis rate in hepatocyte nuclear factor 1 alpha (HNF1A-MODY) carriers from the third decade of life onward'. BMC Endocrine Disorders, 12 . [DOI] [Details]
Al-Agha R, Firth RG;Byrne M;Murray S;Daly S;Foley M;Smith SC;Kinsley BT (2012) 'Outcome of pregnancy in type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DMP): results from combined diabetes-obstetrical clinics in Dublin in three university teaching hospitals (1995-2006)'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 181 (1):105-109. [DOI] [Details]
de la Llera Moya, M., McGillicuddy, F. C., Hinkle, C. C., Byrne, M., Joshi, M. R., Nguyen, V., Tabita-Martinez, J., Wolfe, M. L., Badellino, K., Pruscino, L., Mehta, N. N., Asztalos, B. F., Reilly, M. P. (2012) 'Inflammation modulates human HDL composition and function in vivo'. Atherosclerosis, 222 (2):390-4. Available Online [Details]
Dolan RT, Butler JS;Mentee GP;Byrne M (2011) 'Pheochromocytoma presenting as recurrent urinary tract infections : a case report'. Journal of Medical Case Reports, 5 . [DOI] [Details]
Kyithar MP, Bacon S;Pannu KK;Rizvi SR;Colclough K;Ellard S;Byrne MM (2011) 'Identification of HNF1A-MODY and HNF4A-MODY in Irish families: phenotypic characteristics and therapeutic implications'. Diabetes and Metabolism, 37 (6):512-519. [DOI] [Details]
Farrelly AM, Kilbride SM;Bonner C;Prehn JH;Byrne MM (2011) 'Rapamycin protects against dominant negative-HNF1A-induced apoptosis in INS-1 cells'. Apoptosis, 16 (11):1128-1137. [DOI] [Details]
Carmody D, Doyle A;Firth RG;Byrne MM;Daly S;Mc Auliffe F;Foley M;Coulter-Smith S;Kinsley BT (2010) 'Teenage pregnancy in type 1 diabetes mellitus'. Pediatric Diabetes, 11 (2):111-115. [DOI] [Details]
Farrelly AM, Wobser H;Bonner C;Anguissola S;Rehm M;Concannon CG;Prehn JH;Byrne MM (2008) 'Early loss of mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 (mTORC1) signalling and reduction in cell size during dominant-negative suppression of hepatic nuclear factor 1-alpha (HNF1A) function in INS-1 insulinoma cells'. Diabetologia, 52 (1):136-144. [DOI] [Details]
O'Shea D, Byrne M;Powell D (1990) 'Management of children with short stature'. Irish Medical Journal, 83 (1):25-27. [Details]


Byrne, M,Murphy, AW,Plunkett, PK,Bury, G (2004) Frequent attenders to an accident and emergency department - In reply. Letters [DOI] [Details]


Research Interests

Research Projects

Sponsor : Health Research Board (HRB)
Title : ER stress induced microRNA s in Insulin Resistance
Start Date / End Date : 08-JUL-13 / 07-JUL-16