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Fiona Furlong

Senior Post Doctoral Scientist

School Of Medicine & Medical Science
Conway Institute
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7166789
Email: fiona.furlong@ucd.ie

Publications

     

Peer Reviewed Journals

Hickey, F Corcoran, J Docherty NG, Griffin, B Bhreathnach, U Furlong, F Martin, F Godson, C and Murphy, M ; (2011) 'IHG-1 regulates mitochondrial biogenesis through stabilisation of PGC-1α J Am Soc Nephrol 2011, in press'. . [Details]
Prencipe M, Fitzpatrick P, Gorman S, Tosetto M, Klinger R, Furlong F, Harrison M, O'Connor D, Roninson IB, O'Sullivan J, McCann A; (2009) 'Cellular senescence induced by aberrant MAD2 levels impacts on paclitaxel responsiveness in vitro'. British journal of cancer, 101 (11):1900-1908. [DOI] [Details]
Murphy, M,Docherty, NG,Griffin, B,Howlin, J,McArdle, E,McMahon, R,Schmid, H,Kretzler, M,Droguett, A,Mezzano, S,Brady, HR,Furlong, F,Godson, C,Martin, F; (2008) 'IHG-1 amplifies TGF-beta 1 signaling and is increased in renal fibrosis'. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 19 (NA):1672-1680. [DOI] [Details]
McCann A, Gallagher EM, O'Shea DM, Fitzpatrick P, Harrison M, Gilmartin B, Watson JA, Clarke T, Leonard MO, McGoldrick A, Meehan M, Watson C, Furlong F, O'Kelly P, Fitzpatrick JM, Dervan PA, O'Grady A, Kay EW, ; (2008) 'Recurrence of urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: a role for insulin-like growth factor-II loss of imprinting and cytoplasmic E-cadherin immunolocalization'. Clinical Cancer Research, 21 (NA):6829-6838. [DOI] [Details]
Gallagher, E. M.,O'Shea, D. M.,Fitzpatrick, P.,Harrison, M.,Gilmartin, B.,Watson, J. A.,Clarke, T.,Leonard, M. O.,McGoldrick, A.,Meehan, M.,Watson, C.,Furlong, F.,O'Kelly, P.,Fitzpatrick, J. M.,Dervan, P. A.,O'Grady, A.,Kay, E. W.,McCann, A.; (2008) 'Recurrence of urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: a role for insulin-like growth factor-II loss of imprinting and cytoplasmic E-cadherin immunolocalization'. Clin Cancer Res, 14 (21):6829-38. Available Online [Details]
Prencipe M, McGoldrick A, Perry AS, O'Grady A, Phelan S, McGrogan B, Fitzpatrick P, Watson JA, Furlong F, Brennan DJ, Lawler M, Kay E, McCann A.; (2010) 'MAD2 downregulation in hypoxia is independent of promoter hypermethylation'. Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.), 9 (14):2856-2865. [Details]
Martin F, McArdle E, McMahon R, Schmid H, Kretzler M, Droguett A, Mezzano S, Brady HR, Furlong F, Godson C, Murphy M, Docherty NG, Griffin B, Howlin J, ; (2008) 'IHG-1 amplifies TGF-beta1 signaling and is increased in renal fibrosis'. J AM SOC NEPHROL, 19 (9):1672-1680. [DOI] [Details]
Crean, JK; Furlong, F; O'Leary, R; Mc Ardle, E; Godson, C; Martin, F; ; (2005) 'CTGF induces actin disassembly in mesangial cells through PI3 kinase mediated phosphorylation and cytoplasmic translocation of p27/kip-1 on serine 10 and subsequent downregulation of RhoA activity'. FASEB Journal, 19 (4):814-814. [Details]
Murtagh J, McArdle E, Gilligan E, Thornton L, Furlong F, Martin F.; (2004) 'Organization of mammary epithelial cells into 3D acinar structures requires glucocorticoid and JNK signaling'. JOURNAL OF CELL BIOLOGY, 166 :133-143. [Details]
Finlay, D; Healy, V; Furlong, F; O'Connell, FC; Keon, NK; Martin, F; ; (2000) 'MAP kinase pathway signalling is essential for extracellular matrix determined mammary epithelial cell survival'. Cell Death and Differentiation, 7 (3):302-313. [Details]
McCann A, Gallagher EM, O'Shea DM, Fitzpatrick P, Harrison M, Gilmartin B, Watson JA, Clarke T, Leonard MO, McGoldrick A, Meehan M, Watson C, Furlong F, O'Kelly P, Fitzpatrick JM, Dervan PA, O'Grady A, Kay EW, ; (2008) 'Recurrence of urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: a role for insulin-like growth factor-II loss of imprinting and cytoplasmic E-cadherin immunolocalization'. Clinical Cancer Research, 14 (21):6829-6838. [DOI] [Details]
Furlong, F, Crean, J, Thornton, L, OLeary, R, Murphy, M, Martin, F, ; (2007) 'Dysregulated intracellular signaling impairs CTGF-stimulated responses in human mesangial cells exposed to high extracellular glucose'. American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology, 292 :1691-170. [DOI] [Details]
Crean, JK; Furlong, F; Mitchell, D; McArdle, E; Godson, C; Martin, F; ; (2006) 'Connective tissue growth factor/CCN2 stimulates actin disassembly through Akt/protein kinase B-mediated phosphorylation and cytoplasmic translocation of p27(Kip-1)'. FASEB Journal, 20 (10). [Details]

Other Journals

Furlong, F., Finlay, D., Martin, F.; (2005) 'PTPase inhibition restores ERK1/2 phosphorylation and protects mammary epithelial cells from apoptosis' Biochem Biophys Res Commun 336 :1292-1299. [Details]
                                                                                           

Research

Research Interests

Research Projects

Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Chemotherapeutic Responses miRorred in the Genome.
Start Date / End Date : 17-MAY-10 / 16-NOV-11
Sponsor : Cancer Research Ireland (CRI)
Title : MicroRNA Regulation of the Spindle Assembly Checkpoint (SAC): Implications for Cell Cycle Dysregulation in Ovarian Cancer and Taxol Responsiveness
Start Date / End Date : 01-NOV-08 / 31-OCT-11
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Developing Locked Nucleic Acid-in situ hybridisation (LNA-ish) of a microRNA for the clinic
Start Date / End Date : 26-MAY-08 / 01-DEC-09
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Patient tailored therapy on the horizon
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUN-07 / 01-DEC-08