Dr Stephen Wanyonyi
|Section||Student Success and Wellbeing|
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|Qualifications||BSc Nairobi , PhD Deakin|
Vaccine development with special interest in human infectious diseases. Also interested in the role of the extracellular environment in cell and tissue function and Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition.
USQ Research affiliations
Centre for Health Sciences Research (CHSR)
Currently teaching courses/programs
Visiting lecturer: BIO1104 Medical microbiology
Research most recent
1. Wanyonyi, S. S., C. Lefevre, et al. (2013). "The extracellular matrix regulates MaeuCath1a gene expression." Developmental and Comparative Immunology 40(3-4): 289-299.
2. Wanyonyi, S. S., C. Lefevre, et al. (2013). The extracellular matrix locally regulates asynchronous concurrent lactation in tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii). Matrix Biol. 2013 Aug 8;32(6):342-51.
3. Nicky Konstantopoulos, Juan C. Molero, Sean L. McGee, Briana Spolding, Tim Connor, Melissa de Vries, Stephen Wanyonyi, Richard Fahey, Shona Morrison, Courtney Swinton, Sharon Jones, Adrian Cooper, Lucia Garcia-Guerra, Victoria C. Foletta, Guy Krippner, Sofianos Andrikopoulos, and Ken R. Walder: Methazolamide Is a New Hepatic Insulin Sensitizer That Lowers Blood Glucose In Vivo. Diabetes, 2012, 61(8):2146-54
Publications in ePrints
du Preez, Ryan and Wanyonyi, Stephen and Mouatt, Peter and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2020) Saskatoon Berry Amelanchier alnifolia Regulates Glucose Metabolism and Improves Cardiovascular and Liver Signs of Diet-Induced Metabolic Syndrome in Rats. Nutrients, 12 (4):931. pp. 1-16.
Shafie, Siti Raihanah and Wanyonyi, Stephen and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2019) Linseed components are more effective than whole linseed in reversing diet-induced metabolic syndrome in rats. Nutrients, 11 (1677). pp. 1-16. ISSN 2072-6643
John, Oliver D. and Wanyonyi, Stephen and Mouatt, Peter and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2018) Achacha (Garcinia humilis) rind improves cardiovascular function in rats with diet-induced metabolic syndrome. Nutrients, 10 (10 - Article 1425).
Wanyonyi, Stephen and du Preez, Ryan and Brown, Lindsay and Paul, Nicholas A. and Panchal, Sunil K. (2017) Kappaphycus alvarezii as a food supplement prevents diet-induced metabolic syndrome in rats. Nutrients, 9 (11).
Panchal, Sunil K. and Wanyonyi, Stephen and Brown, Lindsay (2017) Selenium, vanadium, and chromium as micronutrients to improve metabolic syndrome. Current Hypertension Reports, 19 (3). pp. 10-20. ISSN 1522-6417