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Biography

Richard works in the School of Biological Sciences at Monash University as a Lecturer.

Richard's research areas of interest are:

  • Molecular genetics of Drosophila melanogaster
  • Heavy metal homeostasis
  • Invertebrate developmental biology
  • Animal models of human neurodegenerative diseases

Research area keywords

  • Molecular Genetics
  • Heavy Metal Homeostasis
  • Invertebrate Development Biology

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Projects 2007 2020

Research Output 1995 2017

3 Citations (Scopus)

A role for the Drosophila zinc transporter Zip88E in protecting against dietary zinc toxicity

Richards, C. D., Warr, C. G. & Burke, R., 1 Jul 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 7, 18 p., e0181237.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo modeling of the pathogenic effect of copper transporter mutations that cause Menkes and Wilson diseases, motor neuropathy, and susceptibility to Alzheimer's disease

Mercer, S. W., Wang, J. & Burke, R., 10 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 292, 10, p. 4113-4122 10 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

A fly's eye view of zinc homeostasis: novel insights into the genetic control of zinc metabolism from Drosophila

Richards, C. D. & Burke, R., 1 Dec 2016, In : Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 611, p. 142-149 8 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Development of the cellular immune system of Drosophila requires the membrane attack complex/perforin-like protein Torso-like

Forbes-Beadle, L., Crossman, T., Johnson, T. K., Burke, R., Warr, C. G. & Whisstock, J. C., 1 Oct 2016, In : Genetics. 204, 2, p. 675-681 7 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence for a role for the putative Drosophila hGRX1 orthologue in copper homeostasis

Mercer, S. W. & Burke, R., 1 Aug 2016, In : BioMetals. 29, 4, p. 705-713 9 p.

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