Dr Karin Borges

Senior Lecturer

School of Biomedical Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
k.borges@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53113
+61 7 336 51893

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Science, Universität Heidelberg
  • Bachelor of Science, Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Borges, Karin (2017). Triheptanoin epilepsy and beyond. In Susan A. Masino (Ed.), Ketogenic diet and metabolic therapies: expanded roles in health and disease (pp. 336-346) New York NY, USA: Oxford University Press.

  • Ngo, Shyuan T., Steyn, Frederik J., McCombe, Pamela A. and Borges, Karin (2015). High Caloric diets for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. In Ronald Ross Watson and Victor R. Preedy (Ed.), Bioactive nutraceuticals and dietary supplements in neurological and brain disease: prevention and therapy (pp. 355-361) London, United Kingdom: Academic Press. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-411462-3.00036-9

  • Tan, Kah Ni, McDonald, Tanya S. and Borges, Karin (2015). Metabolic dysfunctions in epilepsy and novel metabolic treatment approaches. In Ronald R Watson and Victor R Preedy (Ed.), Bioactive Nutraceuticals and Dietary Supplements in Neurological and Brain Disease: Prevention and Therapy (pp. 461-470) Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-411462-3.00048-5

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Borges, K., Tan, K. N. and Carrasco, C. (2015). Tricaprin - a new anticonvulsant with multiple mechanisms of actions. In: Special Issue: 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. 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, Cairns, QLD Australia, (138-138). 23-27 August 2015. doi:10.1111/jnc.13188

  • McDonald, Tanya, Hodson, Mark and Borges, Karin (2014). Triheptanoin alters anaplerosis and glutamate production in the chronic pilocarpine model of epilepsy. In: Across Societies: Experimental Biology. Proceedings. EB2014: Experimental Biology 2014, San Diago, CA United States, (). 26-30 April, 2014.

  • Smeland, O. B., Hadera, M. G., McDonald, T., Sonnewald, U. and Borges, K. (2013). Mitochondrial metabolic dysfunction and glutamate reduction in the pilocarpine model of temporal lobe epilepsy in mice. In: Special Issue: The 24th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Neurochemistry and the American Society for Neurochemistry. 24th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Neurochemistry and the American Society for Neurochemistry, Cancun Mexico, (265-265). 20-24 Apr 2013. doi:10.1111/jnc.12186

  • Smeland, O. B., Hadera, M., McDonald, T., Sonnewald, U. and Borges, K. (2013). The Anticonvulsant Triheptanoin Shows Anaplerotic Activity in the Pilocarpine Model of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy in Mice. In: Special Issue: 30th International Epilepsy Congress. 30th International Epilepsy Congress, Montreal Canada, (356-357). 23 - 27 June 2013. doi:10.1111/epi.12248

  • Borges, K., Willis, S., Sweetman, L. and Stoll, J. (2009). Anti-epileptic effects of an anaplerotic diet in two chronic mouse epilepsy models. In: Epilepsia. Proceedings of: Abstracts from the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society. 63rd Annual Meeting of the American-Epilepsy-Society, Boston MA, (131-132). 4-8 December 2009. doi:10.1111/j.1528-1167.2009.02377_1.x

  • Borges, K., Thomas, N. K., Stoll, J. and Seth, S. (2009). Anti-epileptic effects of triheptanoin in two chronic mouse epilepsy models. In: 24th ESA Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Australia, (). 2-4 November 2009.

  • Borges, Karin, Willis, S. and Samala, R. (2008). Brain Metabolic Changes in Mice On the Ketogenic Diet. In: Epilepsia. 62nd Annual Meeting of the American-Epilepsy-Society, Seattle Wa, (119-120). Dec 05-09, 2008.

  • Borges, Karin, Willis, S. and Samala, R. (2007). Characterization of the ketogenic diet in mice. In: Epilepsia. 61st Annual Meeting of the American-Epilepsy-Society, Philadelphia Pa, (355-355). Nov 13-Dec 04, 2007.

  • Pulse, Clayton B. and Borges, Karin (2006). Altered brain extracellular fluid composition pointing to changes in brain metabolism in mice on the ketogenic diet. In: Epilepsia. 60th Annual Meeting of the American-Epilepsy-Society, San Diego Ca, (206-207). Dec 01-05, 2006.

  • Liu, Ying, Ciliax, Brian J., Borges, Karin, Dasigi, Venu, Ram, Ashwin, Navathe, Shamkant B. and Dingledine, Ray (2004). Comparison of two schemes for automatic keyword extraction from MEDLINE for functional gene clustering. In: Proceedings of the 2004 IEEE Computational Systems Bioinformatics Conference (CSB'04). The Computational Systems Bioinformatics Conference CSB2004, Stanford, CA, U.S.A., (394-404). 16-19 August 2004. doi:10.1109/CSB.2004.1332452

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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