Dr Jodi Saunus

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

UQ Centre for Clinical Research
Faculty of Medicine
j.saunus@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 66030

Overview

Qualifications

  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons), The University of Queensland

Publications

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Grants

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Saunus, Jodi M., McCart-Reed, Amy, Momeny, Majid, Cummings, Margaret and Lakhani, Sunil R. (2013). Breast cancer heterogeneity in primary and metastatic disease. In Aamir Ahmad (Ed.), Breast Cancer Metastasis and Drug Resistance: Challenges and Progress (pp. 65-96) New York, NY, USA: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-5647-6

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Saunus, Jodi M., Kalita-de Croft, Priyakshi, Lee, F. T., Al-Ejeh, Fares, Lim, Malcolm, Ensbey, Kathleen, Niland, Colleen, Jeffree, Rosalind L., Thomas, Paul, Day, Bryan W., Rose, Stephen, Scott, Andrew M. and Lakhani, Sunil R. (2016). Investigating the Her2-3 dimer as a theranostic target in brain metastases. In: COSA's 43 and ANZBCTG's 38 Annual Scientific Meetings. Partners for Progress in Breast Cancer Research and Care, Gold Coast, QLD Australia, (114-114). 15-17 November 2016. doi:10.1111/ajco.12646

  • Saunus, Jodi M., Momeny, Majid, Da Silva, Leonard, Reid, Lynne, Holland, Jane D., Birchmeier, Walter, Jat, Parmjit, Brandner, Sebastian, Al-Ejeh, Fares, Khanna, Kum Kum, Chenevix-Trench, Georgia, Simpson, Peter T. and Lakhani, Sunil R. (2015). Exploring the HER3 tyrosine kinase as a therapeutic target for treatment of brain metastases. In: Abstracts - 15th International Biennial Congress of the Metastasis Research Society. 15th International Biennial Congress of the Metastasis Research Society, Heidelberg, Germany, (236-236). 28 June - 01 July 2014. doi:10.1007/s10585-015-9708-3

  • Saunus, J. M., Quinn, M. C. J., Patch, A. M., Pearson, J. V., Bailey, P. J., Cloonan, N., Nones, K., Miller, D., Mariasegaram, M., Lau, Q., Jeffree, L., Khanna, K. K., Chenevix-Trench, G., Grimmond, S. M., Simpson, P. T., Waddell, N. and Lakhani, S. R. (2015). Genomic and transcriptomic landscapes of human brain metastases. In: 15th International Biennial Congress of the Metastasis Research Society, Heidelberg, Germany, (236-236). June 28th–July 1st, 2014. doi:10.1007/s10585-015-9708-3

  • Saunus, Jodi (2012). Defining mechanisms underlying breast cancer metastasis to brain. In: New Zealand Society for Oncology Conference 2012, Wellington New Zealand, (). 3-4 May 2012.

  • Saunus, Jodi M., Da Silva, Leonard, Momeny, Majid, Morrison, Brian, Lane, Annette, Smart, Chanel, Al-Ejeh, Fares, Khanna, Kum Kum, Chenevix-Trench, Georgia, Simpson, Peter T. and Lakhani, Sunil R. (2012). Role of HER3 in brain metastases from primary breast cancer. In: 24th Lorne Cancer Conference, Lorne, VIC, Australia, (). 9-12 February 2012.

  • Saunus, Jodi M., Momeny, Majid, Da Silva, Leonard, Vargas, Ana Cristina, Al-Ejeh, Fares, Morrison, Brian, Khanna, Kum Kum, Grimmond, Sean, Chenevix-Trench, Georgia, Jeffree, Rosalind L., Waddell, Nicola, Simpson, Peter T. and Lakhani, Sunil R. (2012). Uncovering molecular mechanisms involved in metastasis to the brain. In: 14th International Biennial Congress of the Metastasis Research Society, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, (). 2-5 September 2012.

  • Smart, Chanel E., Saunus, Jodi M., Keith, Patricia, Vargas, Ana Cristina, Malik, Neelam, Clarke, Catherine, Simpson, Peter T. and Lakhani, Sunil R. (2010). Shifting phenotypes in primary human mammary epithelial culture. In: Sixth International Conference on Hormonal Oncogenesis, Tokyo, Japan, (). 12-16 September 2010.

  • Saunus, Jodi M., Young, Tiffany J. and Farah. Camile S. (2009). Isolation of epithelial stem cells from normal and dysplastic oral epithelium. In: Gordon Research Conference: Molecular Mechanisms Controlling Normal and Cancer Stem Cells, Les Diablerets, Switzerland, (). 13-18 September 2009.

  • French, J. D., Edwards, S. L., Saunus, J. M., Tan-Wong, S. M., Brewster, B., Hardie, K. M., Leedman, P. J., Proudfoot, N. J. and Brown, M. A. (2008). Identification of functional regulatory elements in the non-coding regions of the BRCA1 gene. In: kConFab Familial Breast Cancer conference 2008, Couran Cove, Queensland, (). 2008.

  • French, J. D., Wong, S. M., Saunus, J. M., Smart, C. E., Proudfoot, N. J. and Brown, M. A. (2007). Dynamic interactions between the promoter and terminator regions of the mammalian BRCA1 gene. In: Australian Breast Cancer Conference 2007, Melbourne, Australia, (). 19-20 November 2007.

  • Brewster, B., Brown, M. A., Edwards, S. L., French, J. D., Leedman, P., Proudfoot, N. J., Saunus, J. M., Southey, M., Tavtigian, S and Wong, S. M. (2007). Identification of novel mutation targets in the breast cancer susceptibility gene BRCA1 and genes that encode regulators of BRCA1. In: kConFab Familial Breast Cancer Conference. kConFab Familial Breast Cancer Conference, Couran Cove, Queensland, (). 21-24 August 2007.

  • Saunus, Jodi M., French, Juliet D., Edwards, Stacey L., Beveridge, Dianne J., Hatchell, Esme C., Wagner, Sarah A., Gason, Alexandra A., Simpson, Kaylene J., Leedman, Peter J. and Brown, Melissa A. (2006). Identification of RNA-binding proteins that regulate BRCA1 expression. In: Familial Cancer 2006: Research and Practice. A combined meeting of kConFab, Australian Ovarian Cancer Study (AOCS) and the Family Cancer Clinics of Australia and New Zealand, Couran Cove, South Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia, (). 16-19 August 2006.

  • Saunus, Jodi M., Wardrop, Stacey L., French, Juliet D., Beveridge, Dianne J., Hatchell, Esme C., Dinnis, Diane M., Gason, Alexandra A., Simpson, Kaylene J., Leedman, Peter J. and Brown, Melissa A. (2006). Post-transcriptional regulation of the breast cancer susceptibility gene BRCA1 by Hu Antigen-R. In: ComBio 2006, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, (). 24-28 September, 2006.

  • Saunus, J. M., Wardrop, S. L., French, J. D., Beveridge, D. J., Hatchell, E. C., Gason, A. A., Simpson, K.J., Leedman, P. J. and Brown, M. A. (2005). Hur post-transcriptionally regulates BRCA1: involvement of elements in the BRCA1 3' untranslated region. In: Proceedings of the Molecular Approaches to Controlling Cancer Conference. Molecular Approaches to Controlling Cancer, New York, (). 3-5 June, 2005.

  • French, J. D., Saunus, J. M., Wardrop, S. L. and Brown, M. A. (2005). Regulation of BRCA1 by Heregulin. In: Proceedings of the Familial Cancer 2005: Research and Practice. Familial Cancer 2005: Research and Practice, Couran Cove, (). 30 Aug - 3 Sept, 2005.

  • Wardrop, S. L., Saunus, J. M., French, J. D., Leedman, P. J. and Brown, M. A. (2005). Transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulation of the breast cancer susceptibility gene 1 (BRCA1). In: Proceedings of the National Cancer Research Institute Conference. National Cancer Research Institute Conference, Birmingham, UK, (). 2-5 Oct, 2005.

  • Saunus, J. M., Wardrop, S. L. and Brown, M. A. (2002). Identification of cis and trans regulators in the BRCA1 3'untranslated region. In: Proceedings of the Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. ComBio 2002, Sydney, Australia, (). 29 September - 3 October, 2002.

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision