Dr Barbara Rolfe

Senior Research Fellow

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
b.rolfe@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 63856

Overview

Qualifications

  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • BSc, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Gu, Z., Rolfe, Barbara E., Thomas, A. C., Campbell, Julie H., Lu, G. Q. Max and Xu, Z. P. (2012). Heparin-related nanomaterials. In David E. Piyathilake and Rhong Liang (Ed.), Heparin, properties, uses and side effects (pp. 159-178) New York, United States: Nova Science.

  • Rolfe, Barbara, Mooney, Jane, Zhang, Bing, Jahnke, Sani, Le, Sarah-Jane, Chau, Yu-Qian, Huang, Qiping, Wang, Hao, Campbell, Gordon and Campbell, Julie (2011). The fibrotic response to implanted biomaterials: Implications for tissue engineering. In Daniel Eberli (Ed.), Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering: Cells and Biomaterials (pp. 551-568) Rijeka, Croatia: InTech Publishing.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Varanasi, S., Wang, D., Peng, H., Do, H.L., Smid, J., Rolfe, B., Rasoul, F., Whittaker, A.K. and Symons, A. (2010). Effect of hydrogels or lipoxinA4 on rat periodontal fibroblasts in-vitro. In: Australian/New Zealand Division Golden Jubilee Meeting, Sebel Harbourside Hotel, Kiama, New South Wales, Australia,, (). September 27-29 2010.

  • Manthey, Helga, Thomas, Anita, Taylor, Stephen, Woodruff, Trent, Moore, Tyson, Shiels, Ian and Rolfe, Barbara (2008). Protective effects of C5a receptor antagonism in a mouse model of atherosclerosis. In: ICW Basel, XXII International Complement Workshop, Basel, Switzerland, (4151-4151). 28 September - 2 October 2008. doi:10.1016/j.molimm.2008.08.167

  • Manthey, H., Taylor, S., Shiels, I. and Rolfe, B. (2007). Does C5a have a role in the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis?. In: W.-C. Song and X.-M. Gao, Molecular Immunology: Proceedings XXI International Complement Workshop. XXI International Complement Workshop, Beijing, China, (213-213). 22-26 October 2006. doi:10.1016/j.molimm.2006.07.154

  • Chau, Yu-Qian, Zhang, Bing, Rolfe, Barbara, Wei, Ming and Campbell, Julie (2007). Inhibition of myofibroblast differentiation by silencing transforming growth factor beta receptor. In: Annual Congress of the European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy, De Doelen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, (1085-1085). 27-30 October, 2007.

  • Clark, Sharon F., Cao, Yang, Croll, Tristan, Jahnke, Sani, Dyne, Al, Rolfe, Barbara, Brooke, Gary, Atkinson, Kerry, Campbell, Julie and Cooper-White, Justin (2007). Surface protein regulators of rat bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cell morphology. In: International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Annual Meeting, Cairns, Qld, Australia, (). 17-20 June, 2007.

  • Campbell, J. H., Efendy, J., Chue, W., Daly, C., Mooney, J., Zhang, B., Rolfe, B., Walker, P. and Campbell, G. R. (2005). Artifical arteries from cells of bone marrow origin. In: Past, Present and Future: The Evolution of the Vascular Specialist. Vascular 2005, Sydney, (70-70). 9-14 Sep, 2005.

  • Worth, N. F., Rolfe, B. E. and Campbell, G. R. (2003). Rho and smooth muscle cell phenotype. In: Atherosclerosis Supplements. 13th International Atherosclerosis Symposium, Kyoto, Japan, (180-180). 28 September - 2 October 2004. doi:10.1016/S1567-5688(03)90774-4

  • Worth, N. F., Campbell, G. R. and Rolfe, B. E. (2001). A role for Rho in smooth muscle phenotypic regulation. In: Fuiko Numano and Michael Gimbrone, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences: Proceedings of the 6th Saratoga International Conference on Atherosclerosis. 6th Saratoga International Conference on Atherosclerosis, Tokyo, Japan, (316-322). 3-6 April, 2001.

  • Campbell, G. R., Worth, N. F. and Rolfe, B. E. (2001). A role for Rho in smooth muscle phenotypic regulation. In: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences: Proceedings of the Australian Vascular Biology Society. Australian Vascular Biology Society, Noosa, Queensland, Australia, (316-322). Ausgust, 2001.

  • World, C., Rolfe, B. E. and Campbell, J. H. (2001). Attenuation of smooth muscle proliferation by leukaemia inhibitory factor involves the activation of negative feed-back regulators. In: COMBIO, Canberra, (). October 2001.

  • Rolfe, B. E., Worth, N.F. and Campbell, G. R. (2001). Rho as a regulator of smooth muscle phenotype. In: COMBIO, Canberra, (). October 2001.

  • Worth, N.F., Rolfe, B. E. and Campbell, G. R. (2001). Smooth muscle, the cytoskeleton and cell signalling. In: Australian Vascular Biology Society 9th Scientifiv Annual Meeting. Australian Vascular Biology Society 9th Scientific Annual Meeting, Noosa, Qld, (). 30 August - 2 September 2001.

  • World, C., Rolfe, B. E. and Campbell, J. H. (2001). The signal attenuating effects of LIF treated vascular smooth muscle cells as a means of inhibiting hyperplasia. In: Australian Vascular Biology Society 9th Annual Scientific Meeting. Australian Vascular Biology Society 9th Annual Scientific Meeting, Noosa Qld, (). 30 August - September 2, 2001.

  • Worth, N., Rolfe, B. E., Campbell, G. R. and Campbell, J. H. (2000). A role for Rho in smooth muscle phenotypic regulation. In: Prof. Keith Stanley, International Congress on Differentiation & Cell Biology. International Congress on Differentiation & Cell Biology, Gold Coast, Australia, (154). 24-28 September 2000.

  • World, C., Rolfe, B. E., Campbell, G. R. and Campbell, J. H. (2000). Expression of LIF receptor subunits by cells of the artery wall. In: The Australian Vascular Biology Society 2000 Annual Scientific Meeting. The Australian Vascular Biology Society 2000 Annual Scientific Meeting, Marysville, Victoria, (38). 19-22 October 2000.

  • Worth, N., Rolfe, B. E., Campbell, G. R. and Campbell, J. H. (2000). Rho and vascular smooth muscle cell phenotype. In: B Bacetti, Journal of Submicroscopic Cytology & Pathology. Xth International Vascular Biology Meeting, Geneva Switzerland, (448). 5-9 September 2000.

  • World, C., Rolfe, B. E. and Campbell, J. H. (2000). The role of leukemia inhibitory factor in vascular smooth muscle cell function. In: Prof. Keith Stanley, International Congress on Differentiation & Cell Biology. International Congress on Differentiation & Cell Biology, Gold Coast, Australia, (161). 24-28 September 2000.

  • Song, J., Rolfe, B. E., Hayward, I. P., Campbell, G. R. and Campbell, J. H. (1999). Behaviour of rabbit aortic smooth muscle cells grown in three-dimensional collagen gel. In: ASBMB, Combio99 Symposium. Combio99 Symposium, Gold Coast, (Pos-Tue-10). 27-30 Sept 1999.

  • Song, J., Rolfe, B. E., Worth, N., Campbell, J. H., Campbell, G. R. and Hayward, I. P. (1999). Modified vascular smooth muscle cell behaviour in vitro by extracellular matrix. In: The Australian Vascular Biology Society 1999 Annual Scientific Meeting. The Australian Vascular Biology Society 1999 Annual Scientific Meeting, 321003, (37). 730106.

  • Worth, N., Rolfe, B. E., Campbell, G. R. and Campbell, J. H. (1999). The influence of the small GTP-binding protein Rho on vascular smooth muscle cell phenotype. In: Combio99 Symposium. , Gold Coast, (Pos-Tue-11). 27-30 Sept, 1999.

  • Rolfe, BE, Cavanagh, AC, Quinn, KA and Morton, H (1985). Early-Pregnancy Factor - a Suppressor Releasing Hormone. In: American Journal of Reproductive Immunology and Microbiology. , , (63-63). .

  • Gardiner, RA, Morton, H, Cavanagh, AC and Rolfe, BE (1984). Detection of An Epf-Like Substance in Sera of Patients with Testicular Germ-Cell Tumors. In: British Journal of Urology. , , (90-91). .

  • Morton, H, Rolfe, BE and Cavanagh, AC (1982). Early-Pregnancy Factor in Pre-Implantation Pregnancy. In: American Journal of Reproductive Immunology. , , (178-178). .

  • Rolfe, BE, Morton, H, Cavanagh, AC and Gardiner, R (1982). Production of An Epf-Like Substance by Male Germ-Cell Tumors. In: American Journal of Reproductive Immunology. , , (178-178). .

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision