Dr Kirsty Short

Australian Research Fellow

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
k.short@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53732

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons), University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Melbourne

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Journal Article

  • Lion, Adrien, Richard, Mathilde, Esnault, Evelyne, Kut, Emmanuel, Soubieux, Denis, Guillory, Vanaïque, Germond, Mélody, Blondeau, Caroline, Guabiraba, Rodrigo, Short, Kirsty R., Marc, Daniel, Quéré, Pascale and Trapp, Sascha (2017) Productive replication of avian influenza viruses in chicken endothelial cells is determined by hemagglutinin cleavability and is related to innate immune escape. Virology, 513 29-42. doi:10.1016/j.virol.2017.10.007

  • Short, Kirsty R., Veeris, Rebecca, Leijten, Lonneke M., van den Brand, Judith M., Jong, Victor L., Stittelaar, Koert, Osterhaus, Ab D. M. E., Andeweg, Arno and van Riel, Debby (2017) Proinflammatory Cytokine Responses in Extra-Respiratory Tissues During Severe Influenza. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 216 7: 829-833. doi:10.1093/infdis/jix281

  • Hulme, Katina D., Gallo, Linda A. and Short, Kirsty R. (2017) Influenza virus and glycemic variability in diabetes: a killer combination?. Frontiers in Microbiology, 8 MAY: . doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00861

  • Arikkatt, Jaisy, Ullah, Md Ashik, Short, Kirsty Renfree, Zhang, Vivian, Gan, Wan Jun, Loh, Zhixuan, Werder, Rhiannon B., Simpson, Jennifer, Sly, Peter D., Mazzone, Stuart B., Spann, Kirsten M., Ferreira, Manuel A R., Upham, John W., Sukkar, Maria B. and Phipps, Simon (2017) RAGE deficiency predisposes mice to virus-induced paucigranulocytic asthma. eLife, 6 . doi:10.7554/eLife.21199

  • Van De Sandt, Carolien E., Barcena, Montserrat, Koster, Abraham J., Kasper, Jennifer, Kirkpatrick, Charles J., Scott, Dana P., De Vries, Rory D., Herold, Susanne, Rimmelzwaan, Guus F., Kuiken, Thijs and Short, Kirsty R. (2016) Human CD8(+) T Cells Damage Noninfected Epithelial Cells during Influenza Virus Infection In Vitro. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, 57 5: 536-546. doi:10.1165/rcmb.2016-0377OC

  • Job, Emma R., Pizzolla, Angela, Nebl, Thomas, Short, Kirsty R., Deng, Yi-Mo, Carolan, Louise, Laurie, Karen L., Brooks, Andrew G. and Reading, Patrick C. (2016) Neutralising inhibitors in the airways of naïve ferrets do not play a major role in modulating the virulence of H3 subtype influenza A viruses. Virology, 494 143-157. doi:10.1016/j.virol.2016.01.024

  • Short, Kirsty R., Kasper, Jennifer, van der Aa, Stijn, Andeweg, Arno C., Zaaraoui-Boutahar, Fatiha, Goeijenbier, Marco, Richard, Mathilde, Herold, Susanne, Becker, Christin, Scott, Dana P., Limpens, Ronald W. A. L., Koster, Abraham J., Bárcena, Montserrat, Fouchier, Ron A. M., Kirkpatrick, Charles James and Kuiken, Thijs (2016) Influenza virus damages the alveolar barrier by disrupting epithelial cell tight junctions. European Respiratory Journal, 47 3: 954-966. doi:10.1183/13993003.01282-2015

  • Mifsud, Edin J., Tan, Amabel C., Short, Kirsty R., Brown, Lorena E., Chua, Brendon Y. and Jackson, David C. (2016) Reducing the impact of influenza-associated secondary pneumococcal infections. Immunology and Cell Biology, 94 1: 101-108. doi:10.1038/icb.2015.71

  • Short, Kirsty R., Richard, Mathilde, Verhagen, Josanne H., van Riel, Debby, Schrauwen, Eefje J. A., van den Brand, Judith M. A., Manz, Benjamin, Bodewes, Rogier and Herfst, Sander (2015) One health, multiple challenges: the inter-species transmission of influenza A virus. One Health, 1 1-13. doi:10.1016/j.onehlt.2015.03.001

  • Spronken, Monique I., Short, Kirsty R., Herfst, Sander, Bestebroer, Theo M., Vaes, Vincent P., van der Hoeven, Barbara, Koster, Abraham J., Kremers, Gert-Jan, Scott, Dana P., Gultyaev, Alexander P., Sorell, Erin M., de Graaf, Miranda, Barcena, Montserrat, Rimmelzwaan, Guus F. and Fouchier, Ron A. (2015) Optimisations and Challenges Involved in the Creation of Various Bioluminescent and Fluorescent Influenza A Virus Strains for In Vitro and In Vivo Applications. PLoS One, 10 8: e0133888-e0133888. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0133888

  • Short, Kirsty R., Kroeze, Edwin J. B. Veldhuis, Reperant, Leslie A., Richard, Mathilde and Kuiken, Thijs (2014) Influenza virus and endothelial cells: a species specific relationship. Frontiers in Microbiology, 5 DEC: 653.1-653.11. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2014.00653

  • Siegers, Jurre Y., Short, Kirsty R., Leijten, Lonneke M. E., de Graaf, Miranda, Spronken, Monique I. J., Schrauwen, Eefje J. A., Marshall, Nicolle, Lowen, Anice C., Gabriel, Gülsah, Osterhaus, Albert D. M. E., Kuiken, Thijs and van Riel, Debby (2014) Novel avian-origin influenza A (H7N9) virus attachment to the respiratory tract of five animal models. Journal of Virology, 88 8: 4595-4599. doi:10.1128/JVI.03190-13

  • Job, Emma R., Bottazzi, Barbara, Short, Kirsty R., Deng, Yi-Mo, Mantovani, Alberto, Brooks, Andrew G. and Reading, Patrick C. (2014) A single amino acid substitution in the hemagglutinin of H3N2 subtype influenza A viruses is associated with resistance to the long pentraxin PTX3 and enhanced virulence in mice. The Journal of Immunology, 192 1: 271-281. doi:10.4049/jimmunol.1301814

  • Short, Kirsty R., von Köckritz-Blickwede, Maren, Langereis, Jeroen D., Chew, Keng Yih, Job, Emma R., Armitage, Charles W., Hatcher, Brandon, Fujihashi, Kohtaro, Reading, Patrick C., Hermans, Peter W., Wijburg, Odilia L. and Diavatopoulos, Dimitri A. (2014) Antibodies mediate formation of neutrophil extracellular traps in the middle ear and facilitate secondary pneumococcal otitis media. Infection and Immunity, 82 1: 364-370. doi:10.1128/IAI.01104-13

  • Short, Kirsty R., Kroeze, Edwin J. B. Veldhuis, Fouchier, Ron A. M. and Kuiken, Thijs (2014) Pathogenesis of influenza-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome. Lancet Infectious Diseases, 14 1: 57-69. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(13)70286-X

  • Short, Kirsty R., Grant, Emma J., Vissers, Marloes, Reading, Patrick C., Diavatopoulos, Dimitri A. and Kedzierska, Katherine (2013) A novel method linking antigen presentation by human monocyte-derived macrophages to CD8(+) T cell polyfunctionality. Frontiers in Immunology, 4 389: 1-7. doi:10.3389/fimmu.2013.00389

  • van Riel, Debby, Leijten, Lonneke M. E., de Graaf, Miranda, Siegers, Jurre Y., Short, Kirsty R., Spronken, Monique I. J., Schrauwen, Eefje J. A., Fouchier, Ron A. M., Osterhaus, Albert D. M. E. and Kuiken, Thijs (2013) Novel avian-origin influenza A (H7N9) virus attaches to epithelium in both upper and lower respiratory tract of humans. American Journal of Pathology, 183 4: 1137-1143. doi:10.1016/j.ajpath.2013.06.011

  • Kupz, Andreas, Guarda, Greta, Gebhardt, Thomas, Sander, Leif E., Short, Kirsty R., Diavatopoulos, Dimitri A., Wijburg, Odilia L. C., Cao, Hanwei, Waithman, Jason C., Chen, Weisan, Fernandez-Ruiz, Daniel, Whitney, Paul G., Heath, William R., Curtiss, Roy, Tschopp, Jürg, Strugnell, Richard A. and Bedoui, Sammy (2012) NLRC4 inflammasomes in dendritic cells regulate noncognate effector function by memory CD8+ T cells. Nature Immunology, 13 2: 162-169. doi:10.1038/ni.2195

  • Wang, Jianghui, Wong, Emily S. W., Whitely, Jane C., Li, Jian, Stringer, Jessica M., Short, Kirsty R., Renfree, Marilyn B., Belov, Katherine and Cocks, Benjamin G. (2011) Ancient antimicrobial peptides kill antibiotic-resistant pathogens: Australian mammals provide new options. PLoS One, 6 8: e24030.1-e24030.8. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0024030

  • Wilksch, Jonathan J., Yang, Ji, Clements, Abigail, Gabbe, Jacinta L., Short, Kirsty R., Cao, Hanwei, Cavaliere, Rosalia, James, Catherine E., Whitchurch, Cynthia B., Schembri, Mark A., Chuah, Mary L. C., Liang, Zhao-Xun, Wijburg, Odilia L., Jenney, Adam W., Lithgow, Trevor and Strugnell, Richard A. (2011) MrkH, a novel c-di-GMP-dependent transcriptional activator, controls Klebsiella pneumoniae biofilm formation by regulating type 3 fimbriae expression. PloS Pathogens, 7 8: . doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1002204

  • Renfree, Marilyn B., Papenfuss, Anthony T., Deakin, Janine E., Lindsay, James, Heider, Thomas, Belov, Katherine, Rens, Willem, Waters, Paul D., Pharo, Elizabeth A., Shaw, Geoff, Wong, Emily S. W., Lefevre, Christopher M., Nicholas, Kevin R., Kuroki, Yoko, Wakefield, Matthew J., Zenger, Kyall R., Wang, Chenwei, Ferguson-Smith, Malcolm, Nicholas, Frank W., Hickford, Danielle, Yu, Hongshi, Short, Kirsty R., Siddle, Hannah V., Frankenberg, Stephen R., Chew, Keng Yih, Menzies, Brandon R., Stringer, Jessica M., Suzuki, Shunsuke, Hore, Timothy A., Delbridge, Margaret L., Mohammadi, Amir, Schneider, Nanette Y., Hu, Yanqiu, O'Hara, William, Al Nadaf, Shafagh, Wu, Chen, Feng, Zhi-Ping, Cocks, Benjamin G., Wang, Jianghui, Flicek, Paul, Searle, Stephen M. J., Fairley, Susan, Beal, Kathryn, Herrero, Javier, Carone, Dawn M., Suzuki, Yutaka, Sugano, Sumio, Toyoda, Atsushi, Sakaki, Yoshiyuki, Kondo, Shinji, Nishida, Yuichiro, Tatsumoto, Shoji, Mandiou, Ion, Hsu, Arthur, McColl, Kaighin A., Lansdell, Benjamin, Weinstock, George, Kuczek, Elizabeth, McGrath, Annette, Wilson, Peter, Men, Artem, Hazar-Rethinam, Mehlika, Hall, Allison, Davis, John, Wood, David, Williams, Sarah, Sundaravadanam, Yogi, Muzny, Donna M., Jhangiani, Shalini N., Lewis, Lora R., Morgan, Margaret B., Okwuonu, Geoffrey O., Ruiz, San Juana, Santibanez, Jireh, Nazareth, Lynne, Cree, Andrew, Fowler, Gerald, Kovar, Christie L., Dinh, Huyen H., Joshi, Vandita, Jing, Chyn, Lara, Fremiet, Thornton, Rebecca, Chen, Lei, Deng, Jixin, Liu, Yue, Shen, Joshua Y., Song, Xing-Zhi, Edson, Janette, Troon, Carmen, Thomas, Daniel, Stephens, Amber, Yapa, Lankesha, Levchenko, Tanya, Gibbs, Richard A., Cooper, Desmond W., Speed, Terence P., Fujiyama, Asao, Graves, Jennifer A. M., O'Neill, Rachel J., Pask, Andrew J., Forrest, Susan M. and Worley, Kim C. (2011) Genome sequence of an Australian kangaroo, Macropus eugenii, provides insight into the evolution of mammalian reproduction and development. Genome Biology, 12 8: R81.1-R81.25. doi:10.1186/gb-2011-12-8-r81

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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