Dr Meera Esvaran
Post-Doc Fellow

Dr Meera Esvaran

  • PhD in Microbiology, UNSW Australia, 2011
  • BSc (Hons) majoring in Microbiology and Immunology, UNSW Australia, 2000
School of Biological, Earth & Environmental Sciences
  • Journal articles | 2023
    Rao S; Esvaran M; Chen L; Kok C; Keil AD; Gollow I; Simmer K; Wemheuer B; Conway P; Patole S, 2023, 'Probiotic supplementation for neonates with congenital gastrointestinal surgical conditions: guidelines for future research', Pediatric Research, 93, pp. 49 - 55, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41390-022-02087-8
    Journal articles | 2022
    Athalye-Jape G; Esvaran M; Patole S; Simmer K; Nathan E; Doherty D; Keil A; Rao S; Chen L; Chandrasekaran L; Kok C; Schuster S; Conway P, 2022, 'Effect of single versus multistrain probiotic in extremely preterm infants: A randomised trial', BMJ Open Gastroenterology, 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgast-2021-000811
    Journal articles | 2022
    Field MA; Yadav S; Dudchenko O; Esvaran M; Rosen BD; Skvortsova K; Edwards RJ; Keilwagen J; Cochran BJ; Manandhar B; Bustamante S; Rasmussen JA; Melvin RG; Chernoff B; Omer A; Colaric Z; Chan EKF; Minoche AE; Smith TPL; Gilbert MTP; Bogdanovic O; Zammit RA; Thomas T; Aiden EL; Ballard JWO, 2022, 'The Australian dingo is an early offshoot of modern breed dogs', Science Advances, 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abm5944
    Journal articles | 2022
    Rao S; Esvaran M; Chen L; Keil AD; Gollow I; Simmer K; Wemheuer B; Conway P; Patole S, 2022, 'Probiotic supplementation in neonates with congenital gastrointestinal surgical conditions: a pilot randomised controlled trial', Pediatric Research, 92, pp. 1122 - 1131, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41390-021-01884-x
    Journal articles | 2021
    Esvaran M; Lynne Conway P, 2021, 'Components Secreted by <i>Lactobacillus Fermentum</i> PC1 Inhibit <i>Salmonella Enterica</i> Serotype Typhimurium Induced IL-8 from Intestinal Epithelial Cells', International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences, 10, pp. 66 - 66, http://dx.doi.org/10.11648/j.ijnfs.20211003.12
    Journal articles | 2020
    Rao SC; Esvaran M; Patole SK; Simmer KN; Gollow I; Keil A; Wemheuer B; Chen L; Conway PL, 2020, 'Gut microbiota in neonates with congenital gastrointestinal surgical conditions: a prospective study', Pediatric Research, 88, pp. 878 - 886, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41390-020-0824-7
    Journal articles | 2019
    Esvaran M; Conway PL, 2019, 'Lactobacillus fermentum PC1 has the capacity to attenuate joint inflammation in collagen-induced arthritis in DBA/1 mice', Nutrients, 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu11040785
    Journal articles | 2018
    Esvaran M; Conway PL, 2018, 'Lactobacilli can attenuate inflammation in mouse macrophages exposed to polyethylene particles in vitro', BMC Research Notes, 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-018-3676-z
    Journal articles | 2016
    Esvaran M; Conway PL, 2016, 'Factors that influence the immunological adjuvant effect of Lactobacillus fermentum PC1 on specific immune responses in mice to orally administered antigens', Vaccines, 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/vaccines4030024
    Journal articles | 2016
    Esvaran M; Patole SK; Keil AD; Nathan E; Doherty D; Simmer K, 2016, 'Effect of Bifidobacterium breve M-16V supplementation on faecal bifidobacteria in growth restricted very preterm infants - analysis from a randomised trial.', J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med, 29, pp. 3751 - 755, http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2016.1147554.
    Journal articles | 2014
    Patole S; Keil AD; Chang A; Nathan E; Doherty D; Simmer K; Esvaran M; Conway P, 2014, 'Effect of Bifidobacterium breve M-16V supplementation on fecal bifidobacteria in preterm neonates - A randomised double blind placebo controlled trial', PLoS ONE, 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0089511
    Journal articles | 2012
    Esvaran M; Conway PL, 2012, 'Strain dependent protection conferred by Lactobacillus spp. administered orally with a Salmonella Typhimurium vaccine in a murine challenge model', Vaccine, 30, pp. 2654 - 2661, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.02.011
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thomas T; Kindinger I; Yu D; Blackall L; Forehead H; Johnson CR; Manefield MJ; Esvaran M, 2011, 'An experimental model for the spatial structuring and selection of bacterial communities', Journal of Microbiological Methods, 87, pp. 165 - 168, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mimet.2011.08.010
  • Working Papers | 2020
    Yadav S; Dudchenko O; Esvaran M; Rosen B; Field M; Skvortsova K; Gopalakrishnan S; Keilwagen J; Cochran B; Manandhar B; Bucknall M; Bustamante S; Rasmussen J; Melvin R; Omer A; Colaric, Z; Chan E; Minoche A; Smith T; Gilbert T; Bogdanovic O; Zammit R; Thomas T; Aiden E; Ballard B, 2020, Desert Dingo (Canis lupus dingo) genome provides insights into their role in the Australian ecosystem, Cold Spring Harbor, http://dx.doi.org10.1101/2020.11.15.384057, https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.11.15.384057v1