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Research area keywords

  • Schizophrenia
  • Dementia
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Cognition

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Projects 2016 2019

Research Output 2009 2019

Effect of adolescent androgen manipulation on psychosis-like behaviour in adulthood in BDNF heterozygous and control mice

Du, X., McCarthny, C. R., Notaras, M., van den Buuse, M. & Hill, R. A., 1 Jun 2019, In : Hormones and Behavior. 112, p. 32-41 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis dysfunction: An innate pathophysiology of schizophrenia?

Du, X. & Hill, R. A., 1 May 2019, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 275, p. 38-43 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Sex-specific spatial memory deficits in mice with a conditional TrkB deletion on parvalbumin interneurons

Grech, A. M., Du, X., Murray, S. S., Xiao, J. & Hill, R. A., 17 Oct 2019, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 372, 10 p., 111984.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

The maternal immune activation model uncovers a role for the Arx gene in GABAergic dysfunction in schizophrenia

Nakamura, J. P., Schroeder, A., Hudson, M., Jones, N., Gillespie, B., Du, X., Notaras, M., Swaminathan, V., Reay, W. R., Atkins, J. R., Green, M. J., Carr, V. J., Cairns, M. J., Sundram, S. & Hill, R. A., Oct 2019, In : Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 81, p. 161-171 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the Interactive Effects of Sex Steroid Hormones and Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor during Adolescence on Hippocampal NMDA Receptor Expression

McCarthny, C. R., Du, X., Wu, Y. C. & Hill, R. A., 1 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Endocrinology. 2018, 13 p., 7231915.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Prizes

AsCNP Outstanding Research Award for AsCNP2019

Xin Du (Recipient), 17 Oct 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Goodsight Company Travel Award

Xin Du (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Ian Potter Foundation Travel Grant

Xin Du (Recipient), 3 Sep 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

International scientific conference

Xin Du (Recipient), 10 Feb 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Melbourne Neuroscience Institute award for best thesis

Xin Du (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2016 2018

  • 14 Peer review responsibility

Zoological Research (Journal)

Xin Du (Peer reviewer)
Aug 2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

Journal of Huntington's Disease (Journal)

Xin Du (Peer reviewer)
Sep 2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

Neuroscience Letters (Journal)

Xin Du (Peer reviewer)
Aug 2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

Neuroscience Letters (Journal)

Xin Du (Peer reviewer)
Oct 2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience (Journal)

Xin Du (Peer reviewer)
May 2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

Press / Media

Uncovering the pathways involved in cognitive function

Rachel Hill, Xin Du & Adrienne Mary Grech

13/02/17

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Oxytocin – the corrective lenses of “emotional myopia’?

Xin Du

2/09/13

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities