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Professor Jeffrey O'Sullivan

Assistant Professor in Biological Sciene (Dental Science)


Assistant Professor in Biological Sciene (Sch Office - Biochemistry & Immunology)

  Biochemistry   Biochemistry, metabolism   Biochemistry, Nucleic Acid   Biochemistry, Proteins   Biological Modeling   Biological Sciences   Cell and tissue development   Cell Communication   Cellular Biology   Dental education   Developmental neurobiology   Enzymes Catalysis   Enzymology and catalysis   Immune system   Immunology, Immunotherapy   Mathematical modelling   Molecular Biology   Neurodegeneration   Neuroscience   Peridontology   Protein chemistry, structure and folding   Proteins, enzymology and protein engineering   Proteomes, proteomics   Systematic Biology   Tissue Culture
 The development of in-vitro models of alcohol induced oral carcinogenesis
 Cloning and charaterisation of dental pulp SSAO
 The role of dental pulp stem cells in neurotrophic support
 The influence of Periodontitis in Diabetes

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Irish Division IADR Council Member President 2018-19 2012
ASEiD Council Member 2011
Language Skill Reading Skill Writing Skill Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
Spanish Medium Medium Medium
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European Association for Cancer Research 2011
Biochemistry Society 2000
International Association of Dental Research 2006
Association of Basic Science Teachers in Dentistry 2008
Institute of Physics (IoP) Sept 2017
Shanahan, P. and O'Sullivan, J. and Tipton, K.F. and Kinsella, G.K. and Ryan, B.J. and Henehan, G.T.M., Theobromine and related methylxanthines as inhibitors of Primary Amine Oxidase, Journal of Food Biochemistry, 2019, pe12697-, Notes: [cited By 0; Article in Press], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Margherita Brindisi, Cristina Ulivieri, Gloria Alfano, Sandra Gemma,Francisco de Asís Balaguer, Tuhina Khan, Alessandro Grillo, Giulia Chemi, Grégory Menchon, Andrea E. Prota, Natacha Olieric, Daniel Lucena-Agell, Isabel Barasoain, J. Fernando Diaz, Angela Nebbioso, Maria Rosaria Conte, Ludovica Lopresti, Stefania Magnano, Rebecca Amet, Paula Kinsella, Daniela M. Zisterer, Ola Ibrahim, Jeff O'Sullivan, Lucia Morbidelli, Roberta Spaccapelo, Cosima Baldari, Stefania Butini, Ettore Novellino, Giuseppe Campiani, Lucia Altucci, Michel Steinmetz, Simone Brogi, Structure-activity relationships, biological evaluation and structural studies of novel pyrrolonaphthoxazepines as antitumor agents, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 2019, p290-320 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Sinevici N, Mittermayer S, Davey GP, Bones J, O'Sullivan J, Salivary N-glycosyalation as a biomarker of Oral Cancer: A pilot study., Glycobiology, 2019, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Al Ghazal L, O'Sullivan J, Claffey N, Polyzois I, Comparison of two different techniques used for the maintenance ofperi-implant soft tissue health: a pilot randomized clinical trial., Acta Odontologica Scandinavica , 75, (7), 2017, p542-549 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Carvalho LFCS, Bonnier F, Tellez C, Dos Santos L, O'Callaghan K, O'Sullivan J, Soares LES, Flint S, Martin AA, Lyng FM, Byrne HJ., Raman spectroscopic analysis of oral cells in the high wavenumber region., Experimental and molecular pathology, 103, (3), 2017, p255-262 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Sinevici N, O'sullivan J, Oral cancer: Deregulated molecular events and their use as biomarkers, Oral Oncology, 61, 2016, p12 - 18, Notes: [Export Date: 27 January 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Carvalho L.F.C.S, Bonnier F, O'Callaghan K, O'Sullivan J, Flint S, Neto L.P.M, Soto C.A.T, Dos Santos L, Martin A.A, Byrne H.J, Lyng F.M, Raman spectroscopic analysis of oral squamous cell carcinoma and oral dysplasia in the high-wavenumber region, Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE, 2015, 9531, 2015, Notes: [Export Date: 27 January 2017], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
O'Callaghan K, Palagano E, Butini S, Campiani G, Williams DC, Zisterer DM, O'Sullivan J, Induction of apoptosis in oral squamous carcinoma cells by pyrrolo-1,5-benzoxazepines., Molecular medicine reports, 12, (3), 2015, p3748-54 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Carvalho LF, Bonnier F, O'Callaghan K, O'Sullivan J, Flint S, Byrne HJ, Lyng FM, Raman micro-spectroscopy for rapid screening of oral squamous cell carcinoma., Experimental and molecular pathology, 98, (3), 2015, p502-9 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Olivieri A, Tipton K, O'Sullivan J, Characterization of the in vitro binding and inhibition kinetics of primary amine oxidase/vascular adhesion protein-1 by glucosamine., Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1820, (4), 2012, p482-487 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI

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Magnano, S., O'Sullivan, J. and Zisterer, D.M., Pre-clinical evaluation of targeting autophagy for the treatment of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma , IADR Irish Divison, Belfast, November 2nd 2017, 2017, Poster, PRESENTED


Award Date
Irish Society of Toxicology Scholarship 2001
Oral Cancer; Oral inflammation; Amine Oxidases, Protein Science