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Brian Kirby

Associate Professor

School Of Medicine & Medical Science

Tel: +353 1 716
Email: b.kirby@st-vincents.ie

Professional

               

Education

Year 1992 Institution:
Qualification: MB, BCh, BAO Subject:
Year 1994 Institution: Royal College of Physicians, Ir
Qualification: MRCPI Subject:
         

Publications

     

Peer Reviewed Journals

Winchester R, Minevich G, Steshenko V, Kirby B, Kane D, Greenberg DA, Fitzgerald O; (2011) 'HLA associations reveal genetic heterogeneity in psoriatic arthritis and in the psoriasis phenotype'. Arthritis Rheumatology, . [Details]
Hogan AE, Tobin AM, Ahern T, Corrigan MA, Gaoatswe G, Jackson R, O'Reilly V, Lynch L, Doherty DG, Moynagh PN, Kirby B, O'Connell J, O'Shea D.; (2011) 'Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and the regulation of human invariant natural killer T cells: lessons from obesity, diabetes and psoriasis'. Diabetologia, 54 (11):2745-2754. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
A, Gallagher P, Kirby B, Waxman R, Coates LC, Veale J D, Helliwell P, FitzGerald O; (2011) 'Development of a preliminary composite disease activity index in psoriatic arthritis'. Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, . [Details]
Mumtaz, A,Gallagher, P,Kirby, B,Waxman, R,Coates, LC,Veale, JD,Helliwell, P,FitzGerald, O; (2011) 'Development of a preliminary composite disease activity index in psoriatic arthritis'. Annals of the rheumatic diseases, 70 :272-277. [DOI] [Details]
Hogan, AE,Tobin, AM,Ahern, T,Corrigan, MA,Gaoatswe, G,Jackson, R,O'Reilly, V,Lynch, L,Doherty, DG,Moynagh, PN,Kirby, B,O'Connell, J,O'Shea, D; (2011) 'Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and the regulation of human invariant natural killer T cells: lessons from obesity, diabetes and psoriasis'. Diabetologia, 54 :2745-2754. [DOI] [Details]
Tobin AM, Veale DJ, Fitzgerald O, Rogers S, Collins P, O'Shea D, Kirby B; (2010) 'Cardiovascular disease and risk factors in patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis'. The Journal of rheumatology, 37 (7):1386-1394. [DOI] [Details]
Genetic Analysis of Psoriasis Consortium & the Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium 2, Strange A, Capon F, Spencer CC, Knight J, Weale ME, Allen MH, Barton A, Band G, Bellenguez C, Bergboer JG, Blackwell JM, Bramon E, Bumpstead SJ, Casas JP, Cork MJ, Corvin A, Deloukas P, Dilthey A, Duncanson A, Edkins S, Estivill X, FitzGerald O, Freeman C, Giardina E, Gray E, Hofer A, Hüffmeier U, Hunt SE, Irvine AD, Jankowski J, Kirby B, Langford C, Lascorz J, Leman J, Leslie S, Mallbris L, Markus HS, Mathew CG, McLean WH, McManus R, Mössner R, Moutsianas L, Naluai AT, Nestle FO, Novelli G, Onoufriadis A, Palmer CN, Perricone C, Pirinen M, Plomin R, Potter SC, Pujol RM, Rautanen A, Riveira-Munoz E, Ryan AW, Salmhofer W, Samuelsson L, Sawcer SJ, Schalkwijk J, Smith CH, Ståhle M, Su Z, Tazi-Ahnini R, Traupe H, Viswanathan AC, Warren RB, Weger W, Wolk K, Wood N, Worthington J, Young HS, Zeeuwen PL, Hayday A, Burden AD, Griffiths CE, Kere J, Reis A, McVean G, Evans DM, Brown MA, Barker JN, Peltonen L, Donnelly P, Trembath RC; (2010) 'A genome-wide association study identifies new psoriasis susceptibility loci and an interaction between HLA-C and ERAP1'. Nature Genetics, . [Details]
O'Kane, M; Kirby, B; Fitzgerald, O; Veale, D; Markham, T; Murphy, E; ; (2004) 'Corticotropin-releasing hormone - a possible role in psoriasis'. British Journal of Dermatology, 151 (NA):49-49. [Details]
O¿Kane M, Markham T, McEvoy AN, Fearon U, Veale DJ, Fitzgerald O, Kirby B, Murphy EP.; (2008) 'Increased expression of the orphan nuclear receptor NURR1 in psoriasis and modulation following TNF-alpha inhibition'. The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, . [Details]
Hughes, R; Ward, D; Tobin, AM; Keegan, K; Kirby, B; ; (2007) 'The use of alternative medicine in pediatric patients with atopic dermatitis'. Pediatr Dermatol, 24 :118-120. [Details]
Hughes, R; Murphy, G; Kirby, B; ; (2007) 'Solar urticaria successfully treated with intravenous immunoglobulin'. J Am Acad Dermatol, 56 :167-16. [Details]
Allen, MH; Zhao, Y; Terron-Kwiatkowski, A; Liao, H; Lee, SP; Hull, PR; Campbell, LM; Trembath, RC; Capon, F; ORegan, G; Griffiths, CEM; Burden, D; McManus, R; Hughes, R; Kirby, B; Fitzgerald, O; Kane, D; Irvine, AD; Palmer, CNA; Barker, JNWN; McLean, WHI; ; (2007) 'Psoriasis shows no association with laggrin-null alleles'. British Journal of Dermatology, 156 :1111-1111. [Details]
Zhao Y, Terron-Kwiatkowski A, Liao H, Lee SP, Allen MH, Hull PR, Campbell LE, Trembath RC, Capon F, Griffiths CE, Burden D, McManus R, Hughes R, Kirby B, Rogers SF, Fitzgerald O, Kane D, Barker JN, Palmer CN, Irvine AD, Irwin McLean WH.; (2007) 'Filaggrin Null Alleles Are Not Associated with Psoriasis'. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 127 :1878-1882. [Details]
O'Kane, M; Kirby, B; Fitzgerald, O; Mcevoy, A; Murphy, EP; ; (2006) 'Altered expression of corticotropin-releasing hormone, corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor and NURR1 in psoriasis'. British Journal of Dermatology, 155 (NA):30-30. [Details]
O'Kane, M; Kirby, B; FitzGerald, O; McEvoy, A; Murphy, E; ; (2006) 'Corticotropin-releasing hormone, corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor and NURR1 are increased in psoriasis lesional skin'. British Journal of Dermatology, 155 (1):254-255. [Details]
Hughes R, Harries M, Chalmers RJ, Kirby B. ; (2006) 'Folic acid supplementation and methotrexate therapy for psoriasis'. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 55 :366-367. [Details]
O'Kane, M., Murphy, E.P. & Kirby, B.; (2006) 'The role of Corticotropin Releasing Hormone in immune-mediated cutaneous disease'. Experimental Dematology, :143-153. [Details]
Healy CM, Tobin AM, Kirby B, Flint SR. ; (2006) 'Oral lesions as an initial manifestation of dermatomyositis with occult malignancy'. Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiolog, 101 :184-187. [Details]
O'Kane, M; Kirby, B; Fitzgerald, O; Veale, D; Markham, T; Murphy, E; ; (2004) 'Corticotropin-releasing hormone - a possible role in psoriasis'. British Journal of Dermatology, 151 (NA):49-49. [Details]
 

Conference Publications

Kjens LL, Kirby BM, Welsh EM, Veldhuis JDF, McIntyre SS, Yang D, Lefebvre P, Butler PC; (1999) A low dose bolus of alloxan to cause partial beta cell loss results in pattern of insulin secretion comparable to that present in type 2 diabetes American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting [Details]
O'Kane, M., Murphy, E., Fitzgerald, O., McEvoy, A. & Kirby, B.; Corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH), CRH receptor (CRH-R) and NURR1 are increased in psoriasis, further evidence of a brain-skin axis? British Journal of Dermatology [Details]
O'Kane, M., Markham, T., McEvoy, A. N., Fearon, U., Veale, D. J., FitzGerald, O., Kirby, B., Murphy, E. P., ; (2008) Journal of Investigative Dermatology Increased expression of the orphan nuclear receptor NURR1 in psoriasis and modulation following TNF-alpha inhibition , pp.300-310 [Details]
O'Kane, M., Kirby, B., FitzGerald, O. & Murphy, E.P.; (2006) Corticotropin-releasing hormone, corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor and NURR1 are increased in psoriasis lesional skin British Journal of Dermatology [Details]