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Professor Lindsay Brown

Professor Lindsay Brown
Name Lindsay Brown
Position Professor (Biomedical Sciences)
Section School of Health and Wellbeing
Office W527
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1319
Extension 1319

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 111599 )

Research interests
Functional foods for the treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases such as obesity, diabetes, heart disease, liver disease, arthritis, kidney failure; cardiovascular and endocrine pharmacology

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Agriculture and the Environment (IAgE)

Research most recent
Lim J, Iyer A, Liu L, Suen JY, Lohman R-J, Seow V, Yau M-K, Brown L, Fairlie DP: Diet-induced obesity, adipose inflammation and metabolic dysfunction correlating with PAR2 expression are attenuated by PAR2 antagonism. FASEB Journal 2013;27: 4757-4767.
Diwan V, Gobe G, Brown L: Glibenclamide improves kidney and heart structure and function in the adenine-diet model of chronic kidney disease. Pharmacological Research 2014;79C: 104-110.
Carnahan S, Balzer A, Panchal SK, Brown L: Prebiotics in obesity. Panminerva Medica, 2014;56:165-175.
Diwan V, Small D, Kauter K, Gobe G, Brown L: Gender differences in adenine-induced chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular complications in rats. American Journal of Physiology – Renal Physiology, accepted for publication 8 September 2014; doi:10.1152/ajprenal.00676.2013.

Research most notable
Iyer A, Lim J, Poudyal H, Reid RC, Suen JY, Webster J, Prins JB, Whitehead JP, Fairlie DP, Brown L: An inhibitor of phospholipase A2 group IIa modulates adipocyte signaling and protects against diet-induced metabolic syndrome in rats. Diabetes, 2012;61: 2320-2329.
Poudyal H, Panchal S, Brown L: Comparison of purple carrot juice and ß-carotene in high carbohydrate, high fat diet-fed rat model of metabolic syndrome. British Journal of Nutrition 2010:104; 1322-1332.
Panchal S, Poudyal H, Iyer A, Nazer R, Alam MA, Diwan V, Kauter K, Sernia C, Campbell F, Ward L, Gobe G, Fenning A, Brown L: High carbohydrate-high fat diet-induced metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular remodeling in rats. Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology, 2011;57: 611-624.

Publications in ePrints

Ghattamaneni, Naga K. R. and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2019) An improved rat model for chronic inflammatory bowel disease. Pharmacological Reports, 71 (1). pp. 149-155. ISSN 1734-1140

Bhandarkar, Nikhil S. and Brown, Lindsay and Panchal, Sunil K. (2019) Chlorogenic acid attenuates high-carbohydrate, high-fat diet-induced cardiovascular, liver, and metabolic changes in rats. Nutrition Research, 62. pp. 78-88. ISSN 0271-5317

Ghattamaneni, Naga K.R. and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2019) Cyanidin 3-glucoside from Queen Garnet plums and purple carrots attenuates DSS-induced inflammatory bowel disease in rats. Journal of Functional Foods, 56. pp. 194-203. ISSN 1756-4646

Bhaswant, Maharshi and Brown, Lindsay and Mathai, Michael L. (2019) Queen Garnet plum juice and raspberry cordial in mildly hypertensive obese or overweight subjects: a randomized, double-blind study. Journal of Functional Foods, 56. pp. 119-126. ISSN 1756-4646

John, Oliver D. and Mouatt, Peter and Prasadam, Indira and Xiao, Yin and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2019) The edible native Australian fruit, Davidson’s plum (Davidsonia pruriens), reduces symptoms in rats with diet-induced metabolic syndrome. Journal of Functional Foods, 56. pp. 204-215. ISSN 1756-4646

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