Dr Linda Gallo

UQ Amplify Lecturer

School of Biomedical Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
linda.gallo@mater.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 51047

Overview

Research Interests

  • Diabetes mellitus, and kidney and cardiovascular complications
  • Pregnancy complications and fetal programming
  • Nutrition in health and disease

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy -Med, Dent & Health Sciences, University of Melbourne
  • Graduate Certificate of Human Nutrition, Deakin University
  • Graduate Certificate in Res Commercialisation, University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of Melbourne

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Fotheringham, Amelia K., Gallo, Linda A. and Forbes, Josephine M. (2018). Dietary AGEs in the development and progression of chronic kidney disease. Dietary AGEs and their role in health and disease. (pp. 213-224) edited by Jaime Uribarri.Boca Raton, FI, United States: CRC Press. doi:10.1201/9781315120041

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Akison, Lisa K., Gallo, Linda A., Barclay, Johanna L., Burgess, Danielle, Keshvari, Sahar, Fotheringham, Amelia K. and Moritz, Karen M. (2018). Body composition to estimate percentage fat mass: comparisons between common clinical methods and gold-standard air displacement plethysmography (BODPOD) in a cohort of university students. Joint Annual Scientific Meetings of Endocrine Society of Australia (ESA) and Society for Reproductive Biology (SRB), Perth, Australia, 27-30 August 2017. Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom :Wiley-Blackwell.

  • Akison, Lisa K., Gallo, Linda A., Barclay, Johanna L., Zhuang, Aowen, Chen, Cortina, Fotheringham, Amelia K. and Moritz, Karen M. (2018). Glucose and insulin profiles during an oral glucose tolerance test (oGTT) are similar between fed and fasted states in a cohort of university students. Joint Annual Scientific Meetings of Endocrine Society of Australia (ESA) and Society for Reproductive Biology (SRB), Perth, Australia, 27-30 August 2017. Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom :Wiley-Blackwell.

  • Mullins, T., Tan, W. Sheng and Gallo, L. (2018). Validation of non-invasive transcutaneous method for glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in obese mice. 54th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology (ANZSN), Sydney, Australia, 8–12 September 2018. Hoboken, NJ United States :Wiley.

  • Gallo, L. A., Gandhi, M. R., Abel, E. D., Rubera, I., Tauc, M. and Forbes, J. M. (2017). The role of GLUT4 in the kidney proximal tubule in blood glucose control and kidney function. 53rd Annual Meeting of the European-Association-for-the-Study-of-Diabetes (EASD), Lisbon Portugal, Sep 11-15, 2017. NEW YORK :SPRINGER.

  • Forbes, J. M., Flemming, N., McCarthy, D., Boot, K., D'Silva, N., Gallo, L., Thorburn, D. R., Russell, A., Johnson, D., Morahan, G., Jones, T., Couper, J., Donaghue, K., Hodson, M. and O'Moore-Sullivan, T. (2017). Mitochondrial dysfunction defines a population of young people with type 1 diabetes at risk of kidney disease. 53rd Annual Meeting of the European-Association-for-the-Study-of-Diabetes (EASD), Lisbon Portugal, 11-15 September 2017. New York NY United States :Springer.

  • Forbes, J. M., Flemming, N. B., Mccarthy, D. A., Boot, K., De Silva, N., Gallo, L. A., Nisbett, J., Morton, A., Teasdale, S., Thorburn, D. R., Russell, A., Isbel, N., Johnson, D., Morahan, G., Jones, T., Couper, J., Donaghue, K., Hodson, M. P. and O'Moore-Sullivan, T. (2017). Mitochondrial dysfunction defines a population of young people with type 1 diabetes at risk of kidney disease. 53rd Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Lisbon, Portugal, 11-15 September 2017. Richmond, VIC, Australia :Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia.

  • Gallo, L. A., Ward, M. S., Fotheringham, A. K., Pollock, C., Panchapakesan, U. and Forbes, J. M. (2015). In Db/db mice, Sglt2 inhibition does not improve diabetic nephropathy despite glycaemic improvements. 51st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Canberra, Australia, 7-9 September 2015. Richmond, Australia :Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/nep.12543

  • Borg, D. J., McCarthy, D., Reeves, P., Ward, M. S., Fotheringham, A. K., Gallo, L. A., Harcourt, B. E., Agrawal, N., Steptoe, R. and Forbes, J. M. (2015). Short-term alagebrium chloride (ALT-711) therapy pre-diabetes for the treatment of Type I Diabetes. Immunology of Diabetes Society 14th International Congress, Munich, Germany, 12-16 April 2015.

  • Tesch, G. H., Sourris, K. C., Summers, S. A., Mccarthy, D., Ward, M. S., Borg, D. J., Gallo, L. A., Fotheringham, A. K., Pettit, A., Yap, F. Y. T., Harcourt, B. E., Tan, A. L. Y., Kausman, J. Y., Nikolic-Paterson, D. J., Kitching, A. R. and Forbes, J. M. (2014). Deficiency of rage in bone marrow cells reduces renal injury in diabetic mice. 50th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Melbourne Australia, 25–27 August 2014. Richmond Australia :Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/nep.12301

  • Leung, C., Fotheringham, A. K., Zhuang, A., Borg, D. J., Ward, M. S., Coughlan, M. T., Mccarthy, D. A., Gallo, L. A., Harcourt, B. E. and Forbes, J. M. (2014). Flux of advanced glycation end products across the kidney as a contributor to renal disease in diabetes. 50th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Melbourne, Australia, 25–27 August 2014. Richmond Australia :Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/nep.12302

  • Gallo, Linda A., Ward, Micheal S., Harcourt, Brooke E., Fotheringham, Amelia K., McCarthy, Domenica A., Penfold, Sally A. and Forbes, Josephine M. (2014). Glyoxalase-1 Inhibition Leads to Podocyte Insulin Resistance and Features Resembling Diabetic Kidney Disease. 14th Asian Pacific Congress of Nephrology, Tokyo, Japan, 14-17 May 2014. Richmond, VIC, Australia :Wiley-Blackwell. doi: 10.1111/nep.12236

  • Ward, M. S., Flemming, N. B., Gallo, L. A., Fotheringham, A., Gobe, G., Vesey, D. and Forbes, J. M. (2014). Mitochondrial targeting of superoxide by Mitoq improves metabolic renal dysfunction. 50th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Melbourne Australia, 25–27 August 2014. Richmond Australia :Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. doi: 10.1111/nep.12301

  • Wlodek, Mary E., Tran, Melanie, Gallo, Linda A., Hanvey, Alanna, Cullen-McEwen, Luise A., Westcott, Kerryn T., Jefferies, Andrew J. and Moritz, Karen M. (2013). Low Maternal Birth Weight Is Associated with Transmission of Cardio-Renal and Metabolic Deficits and Dysfunction.. 60th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation (SGI), Orlando Fl, 20-23 March 2013. Thousand Oaks, CA United States :Sage Publications. doi: 10.1177/1933719113482088

  • Gallo, L. A., Harcourt, B. E., Fotheringham, A. K., McCarthy, D., Penfold, S. A. and Forbes, J. M. (2013). Methylglyoxal induced insulin resistance in podocytes contributes to diabetic kidney disease. 49th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Barcelona, Spain, 23 -27 September 2013. Heidelberg, Germany :Springer. doi: 10.1007/s00125-013-3012-z

  • Tran, Melanie, Jefferies, Andrew J., Gallo, Linda A., Moritz, Karen M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Effect of uteroplacental insufficiency on maternal later life metabolic disease risk. 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD), Portland, Oregon, United States, 18–21 September 2011. Cambridge, England, U.K. :Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/S2040174411000481

  • Tran, Melanie, Gallo, Linda A., Moritz, Karen M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Intergenerational transmission of fetal growth restriction and pancreatic deficits to the next generation. 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD), Portland, Oregon, United States, 18–21 September 2011. Cambridge, England, U.K. :Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/S204017441100047X

  • Gallo, Linda A., Moritz, Karen M., Tran, Melanie, Mazzuca, Marc Q., Cullen-McEwen, Luisa A., Denton, Kate M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Intergenerational transmission of growth restriction, nephron deficits and hypertension in rats. 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD), Portland, Oregon, United States, 18–21 September 2011. Cambridge, England, U.K. :Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/S2040174411000481

  • Gallo, Linda A., Denton, Kate M., Moritz, Karen M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Long-term alterations in maternal blood pressure and renal function after pregnancy in normal and growth restricted rats. Scientific Sessions of High Blood Pressure Research, Orlando Fl, 20-24 September 2011. Philadelphia PA, United States :Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. doi: 10.1161/HYP.0b013e318234a201

  • Wlodek, Mary E., Tran, Melanie, Westcott, Kerryn T., Jefferies, Andrew, Gallo, Linda A. and Moritz, Karen M. (2010). Being born small programs impaired glucose tolerance in pregnancy. 57th Annual Meeting of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation, Orlando, FL, U.S.A., 24-27 March 2010. Thousand Oaks, CA, U.S.A. :Sage Publications. doi: 10.1177/193371912010173s067

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision