Dr Merryn Brettle
Research Staff Level A

Dr Merryn Brettle

Research & Enterprise
Bio-medical Imaging Facility


(02) 9065 9955
Room 2061 Bioscience E26 Kensington campus UNSW Sydney
  • Journal articles | 2022
    2022, 'Corrigendum to: Persistence and resistance: survival mechanisms of Candidatus Dormibacterota from nutrient-poor Antarctic soils (Environmental Microbiology, (2021), 23, 8, (4276-4294), 10.1111/1462-2920.15610)', Environmental Microbiology, 24, pp. 4491 - 4491, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.16191
    Journal articles | 2021
    2021, 'Persistence and resistance: survival mechanisms of Candidatus Dormibacterota from nutrient-poor Antarctic soils', Environmental Microbiology, 23, pp. 4276 - 4294, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.15610
    Journal articles | 2020
    2020, 'Sphingosine 1-phosphate but not Fingolimod protects neurons against excitotoxic cell death by inducing neurotrophic gene expression in astrocytes', Journal of Neurochemistry, 153, pp. 173 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jnc.14917
    Journal articles | 2019
    2019, 'Developmental Expression of Mutant PFN1 in Motor Neurons Impacts Neuronal Growth and Motor Performance of Young and Adult Mice', Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience, 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnmol.2019.00231
    Journal articles | 2018
    Stefen H; Hassanzadeh-Barforoushi A; Brettle M; Fok S; Suchowerska AK; Tedla N; Barber T; Warkiani ME; Fath T, 2018, 'A Novel Microfluidic Device-Based Neurite Outgrowth Inhibition Assay Reveals the Neurite Outgrowth-Promoting Activity of Tropomyosin Tpm3.1 in Hippocampal Neurons', Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, 38, pp. 1557 - 1563, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10571-018-0620-7
    Journal articles | 2018
    Stefen H; Suchowerska AK; Chen BJ; Brettle M; Kuschelewski J; Gunning PW; Janitz M; Fath T, 2018, 'Tropomyosin isoforms have specific effects on the transcriptome of undifferentiated and differentiated B35 neuroblastoma cells', FEBS Open Bio, 8, pp. 570 - 583, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2211-5463.12386
    Journal articles | 2017
    Patel S; Fok SY Y; Stefen H; Tomanić T; Parić E; Herold R; Brettle M; Djordjevic A; Fath T, 2017, 'Functional characterisation of filamentous actin probe expression in neuronal cells', PLoS ONE, 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0187979
    Journal articles | 2016
    An H; Brettle M; Lee T; Heng B; Lim CK; Guillemin GJ; Lord MS; Klotzsch E; Geczy CL; Bryant K; Fath T; Tedla N, 2016, 'Soluble LILRA3 promotes neurite outgrowth and synapses formation through a high-affinity interaction with Nogo 66', Journal of Cell Science, 129, pp. 1198 - 1209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.182006
    Journal articles | 2016
    Brettle M; Patel S; Fath T, 2016, 'Tropomyosins in the healthy and diseased nervous system', Brain Research Bulletin, 126, pp. 311 - 323, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainresbull.2016.06.004
    Journal articles | 2015
    Brettle M; Suchowerska AK; Chua SW; Ittner LM; Fath T, 2015, 'Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-associated mutant profilin 1 increases dendritic arborisation and spine formation in primary hippocampal neurons', Neuroscience Letters, 609, pp. 223 - 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2015.09.034
    Journal articles | 2014
    Curthoys NM; Freittag H; Connor A; Desouza M; Brettle M; Poljak A; Hall A; Hardeman E; Schevzov G; Gunning PW; Fath T, 2014, 'Tropomyosins induce neuritogenesis and determine neurite branching patterns in B35 neuroblastoma cells', Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, 58, pp. 11 - 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcn.2013.10.011
  • Preprints | 2022
    2022, Copper chelation inhibits TGF-β pathways and suppresses epithelial-mesenchymal transition in cancer, , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2022.10.03.510707
    Conference Abstracts | 2015
    Fath T; Brettle M; Janitz M; Gunning P, 2015, 'Manipulation of the actin cytoskeleton promotes neurite outgrowth on inhibitory substrates', in JOURNAL OF NEUROCHEMISTRY, WILEY-BLACKWELL, AUSTRALIA, Cairns, Vol. 134, pp. 311 - 311, presented at 25th Biennial Meeting of the International-Society-for-Neurochemistry Jointly with the 13th Meeting of the Asian-Pacific-Society-for-Neurochemistry in Conjunction with the 35th Meeting of the Australasian-Neuroscience-Society, AUSTRALIA, Cairns, 23 August 2015 - 27 August 2015, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000360206300790&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1