Professor Wayne Morrison - University and OBI Centre : AORTEC (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor

Director O'Brien Institute


Phone : (Melbourne)
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Research Interests

Tissue engineering research. ;

Methods Expertise

No research method is currently recorded.

Research Projects

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Selected Publications

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Other information

Journal Article - Refereed

Forster N, Penington A, Hardikar A, Palmer J, Hussey A, Tai J, Morrison W, Feeney S, "A prevascularized tissue engineering chamber supports growth and function of islets and progenitor cells in diabetic mice", Islets, Vol. 3, no. 5, 271-283, 1938-2014, 2011

Abberton K, Bortolotto S, Woods A, Findlay M, Morrison W, Thompson E, Messina A, "Myogel, a novel, basement membrane-rich, extracellular matrix derived from skeletal muscle, is highly adipogenic in vivo and in vitro", Cells Tissues Organs, Switzerland, Vol. 188, no. 4, 347-358, S. Karger AG, October, 1422-6405, 2008

Doldere J, Thompson E, Slavin J, Trost N, Cooper-White J, Cao Y, O'Connor A, Penington A, Morrison W, Abberton K, "Long-term stability of adipose tissue generated from a vascularized pedicled fat flap inside a chamber. Long-term stability of adipose tissue generated from a v", Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, United States of America, Vol. 127, no. 6, 2283-2292, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, June, 0032-1052, 2011

Forster N, Palmer J, Yeoh G, Ong W, Mitchell G, Slavin J, Tirnitz-Parker J, Morrison W, "Expansion and Hepatocytic Differentiation of Liver Progenitor Cells In Vivo Using a Vascularized Tissue Engineering Chamber in Mice", Tissue Engineering Part C. Methods, United States of America, Vol. 17, no. 3, 359-366, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc, March, 1937-3384, 2011

Hamid Z, Blencowe A, Ozcelik B, Palmer J, Stevens G, Abberton K, Morrison W, Penington A, Qiao G, "Epoxy-amine synthesised hydrogel scaffolds for soft-tissue engineering", Biomaterials, Netherlands, Vol. 31, no. 25, 6454-6467, Elsevier, September, 0142-9612, 2010

Seach N, Mattesich M, Abberton K, Matsuda K, Tilkorn D, Rophael J, Boyd R, Morrison W, "Vascularized tissue engineering mouse chamber model supports thymopoiesis of ectopic thymus tissue grafts", Tissue Engineering Part C. Methods, United States of America, Vol. 16, no. 3, 543-551, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Publishers, June, 1937-3384, 2010

Stillaert F, Abberton K, Keramidaris E, Thompson E, Blondeel P, Morrison W, "Intrinsics and dynamics of fat grafts: An in vitro study", Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, United States of America, Vol. 126, no. 4, 1155-1162, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, October, 0032-1052, 2010

Thomas G, Hemmrich K, Abberton K, McCombe D, Penington A, Thompson E, Morrison W, "Zymosan-induced inflammation stimulates neo-adipogenesis", International Journal of Obesity (print version), United Kingdom, Vol. 32, no. 2, 239-248, Nature Publishing Group, February, 0307-0565, 2008

Vashi A, Keramidaris E, Abberton K, Morrison W, Wilson J, O'Connor A, Cooper-White J, Thompson E, "Adipose differentiation of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells using Pluronic F-127 hydrogel in vitro", Biomaterials, Netherlands, Vol. 29, no. 5, 573-579, Elsevier, February, 0142-9612, 2008

Zdolesk J, Morrison W, Dingle A, Palmer J, Penington A, Mitchell G, "An "off the shelf" vascular allograft supports angiogenic growth in three-dimensional tissue engineering", Journal of Vascular Surgery, United States of America, Vol. 53, no. 2, 435-444, Mosby Inc., February, 0741-5214, 2011

Lilja H, Morrison W, Han X, Palmer J, Taylor C, Tee R, Moller A, Thompson E, Abberton K, "An adipoinductive role of inflammation in adipose tissue engineering: Key factors in the early events of neo-adipogenesis", Stem Cells and Development (print version), United States of America, Vol. 22, no. 10, 1602-1613, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Publishers, May, 1547-3287, 2013

Poon C, Pereira E Cotta M, Sinha S, Palmer J, Woods A, Morrison W, Abberton K, "Preparation of an adipogenic hydrogel from subcutaneous adipose tissue", Acta Biomaterialia (print version), Netherlands, Vol. 9, no. 3, 5609-5620, Elsevier BV, March, 1742-7061, 2013