Moloney TC, Rooney GE, Barry FP, Howard L, Dowd E. Potential of rat bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells as vehicles for delivery of neurotrophins to the Parkinsonian rat brain. Brain Res. 2010 Nov 4;1359:33-43. Epub 2010 Aug 21.
Moloney TC, Dockery P, Windebank AJ, Barry FP, Howard L, Dowd E. Survival and immunogenicity of mesenchymal stem cells from the green fluorescent protein transgenic rat in the adult rat brain. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2010 Sep;24(7):645-56. Epub 2010 Apr 8.
Rooney GE, McMahon SS, Ritter T, Garcia Y, Moran C, Madigan NN, Flügel A, Dockery P, O'Brien T, Howard L, Windebank AJ, Barry FP. Neurotrophic factor-expressing mesenchymal stem cells survive transplantation into the contused spinal cord without differentiating into neural cells. Tissue Eng Part A. 2009 Oct;15(10):3049-59.
Rooney GE, Howard L, O'Brien T, Windebank AJ, Barry FP. Elevation of cAMP in mesenchymal stem cells transiently upregulates neural markers rather than inducing neural differentiation. Stem Cells Dev. 2009 Apr;18(3):387-98.
Sharif F, Hynes SO, Cooney R, Howard L, McMahon J, Daly K, Crowley J, Barry F, O'Brien T. Gene-eluting stents: adenovirus-mediated delivery of eNOS to the blood vessel wall accelerates re-endothelialization and inhibits restenosis. Mol Ther. 2008 Oct;16(10):1674-80. Epub 2008 Aug 19.
Neuhuber B, Swanger SA, Howard L, Mackay A, Fischer I. 2008 “Effects of plating density and culture time on bone marrow stromal cell characteristics.” Exp Hematol
Rooney, G.E., Moran, C., McMahon, S.S., Ritter, T., Maenz, M., Flügel, A., Dockery, P., O’ Brien, T., Howard, L., Windebank, A.J., Barry, F.P. (2008) “Gene-Modified Mesenchymal Stem Cells express functionally active Nerve Growth Factor on an engineered poly lactic glycolic acid (PLGA) substrate.” Tissue Engineering.
T.C. Moloney, G. Rooney, P. Dockery, F.P. Barry, A.J. Windebank, L. Howard, E. Dowd
“Mesenchymal Stem Cells From The Green Fluorescent Protein Reporter Rat Survive For Up To Two Months In The Hemi-Parkinsonian Rat Brain But Induce A Pronounced Phagocytic Immune Response”. Neuroscience Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Annette Enright, Sabine Schmidt, Lisa McGinley, Eleanor Donnelly, Enda O'Connell, Vladimir Benes, Frank Barry and Linda Howard “Investigating the role of MicroRNAs in human mesenchymal stem cells behaviour.” Biochemical Society Meeting “MicroRNAs and the regulation of biological function.” London, UK
Annette Enright, Sabine Schmidt, Lisa McGinley, Eleanor Donnelly, Enda O'Connell, Vladimir Benes, Frank Barry and Linda Howard “Investigating the role of MicroRNAs in human mesenchymal stem cells behaviour.” ISGCT meeting Cork, Ireland