Dr Greg Kowalski

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

greg.kowalski@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46882

Publications

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2016

PKR is not obligatory for high-fat diet-induced obesity and its associated metabolic and inflammatory complications

Graeme I Lancaster, Helene L Kammoun, Michael J Kraakman, Dr Greg Kowalski, A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Prof Mark Febbraio

(2016), Vol. 7, pp. 1-10, Nature communications, London, Eng., C1

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Reversing diet-induced metabolic dysregulation by diet switching leads to altered hepatic de novo lipogenesis and glycerolipid synthesis

Dr Greg Kowalski, Mr Steven Hamley, Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Joachim Kloehn, David De Souza, Sean O`Callaghan, Brunda Nijagal, Dedreia L Tull, Malcolm J McConville, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 1-10, Scientific reports, London, Eng., C1

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Overexpression of striated muscle activator of Rho signaling (STARS) increases C2C12 skeletal muscle cell differentiation

Dr Paul Della Gatta, Mr Bilal Ahmad Mir, Dr Greg Kowalski, Joachim Kloehn, Malcom J. McConville, Prof Aaron Russell, Dr Severine Lamon

(2016), Vol. 7, pp. 1-13, Frontiers in physiology, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

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Strategies for extending metabolomics studies with stable isotope labelling and fluxomics

Anubhav Srivastava, Dr Greg Kowalski, Dr Damien Callahan, A/Prof Peter Meikle, Darren Creek

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 1-13, Metabolites, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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Analysis of mammalian cell proliferation and macromolecule synthesis using deuterated water and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.

Dr Torie Foletta, Michelle Palmieri, Joachim Kloehn, Mr Shaun Mason, Stephen Previs, Prof Malcolm McConville, Dr Oliver Sieber, A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Dr Greg Kowalski

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 1-19, Metabolites, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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2015

Application of dynamic metabolomics to examine in vivo skeletal muscle glucose metabolism in the chronically high-fat fed mouse.

Dr Greg Kowalski, David De Souza, Micah Burch, Mr Steven Hamley, Joachim Kloehn, Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Dedreia L Tull, Prof Malcolm McConville, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2015), Vol. 462, pp. 27-32, Biochemical biophysical research communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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In vivo cardiac glucose metabolism in the high-fat fed mouse: comparison of euglycemic-hyperinsulinemic clamp derived measures of glucose uptake with a dynamic metabolomic flux profiling approach

Dr Greg Kowalski, David De Souza, Steve Risis, Micah Burch, Mr Steven Hamley, Joachim Kloehn, Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Dr Robert Lee-Young, Dedreia L Tull, Sean OCallaghan, Prof Malcolm McConville, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2015), Vol. 463, pp. 818-824, Biochemical and biophysical research communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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The CDP-Ethanolamine Pathway Regulates Skeletal Muscle Diacylglycerol Content and Mitochondrial Biogenesis without Altering Insulin Sensitivity.

Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Dr Greg Kowalski, Micah Burch, Mr Patricio Sepulveda, Steve Risis, Dr Robert Lee-Young, Dr Severine Lamon, A/Prof Peter Meikle, Dr Amanda Genders, A/Prof Sean Mcgee, Matthew J Watt, Prof Aaron Russell, Matthew Frank, Suzanne Jackowski, Prof Mark Febbraio, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2015), Vol. 21, pp. 718-730, Cell metabolism, United States, C1

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Overexpression of sphingosine kinase 1 in liver reduces triglyceride content in mice fed a low but not high-fat diet

Dr Greg Kowalski, Joachim Kloehn, Micah Burch, Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Dr Stephanie Bayol, Dr Severine Lamon, Mr Matthew Watt, Dr Robert Lee-Young, Malcolm J McConville, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2015), Vol. 1851, pp. 210-219, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)- molecular and cell biology of lipids, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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2014

PLIN5 deletion remodels intracellular lipid composition and causes insulin resistance in muscle

Rachael Mason, Ruzaidi Mokhtar, Maria Matzaris, Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Dr Greg Kowalski, Nancy Mokbel, A/Prof Peter Meikle, A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Mr Matthew Watt

(2014), Vol. 3, pp. 652-663, Molecular metabolism, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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The regulation of glucose metabolism: implications and considerations for the assessment of glucose homeostasis in rodents

Dr Greg Kowalski, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2014), Vol. 307, pp. E859-E871, American journal of physiology-endocrinology and metabolism, Bethesda, MD, C1

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2013

Plasma sphingosine-1-phosphate is elevated in obesity

Dr Greg Kowalski, Andrew L. Carey, Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Bronwyn A. Kingwell, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 1-7, Plos one, San Francisco, California, C1-1

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Distinct patterns of tissue-specific lipid accumulation during the induction of insulin resistance in mice by high-fat feeding

Nigel Turner, Dr Greg Kowalski, Simon J Leslie, Steve Risis, Christine Yang, Dr Robert Lee-Young, Joanne R Babb, A/Prof Peter Meikle, Graeme I Lancaster, Darren C. Henstridge, Phillip James White, Edward W Kraegen, Andre Marette, Gregory Cooney, Prof Mark Febbraio, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

(2013), Vol. 56, pp. 1638-1648, Diabetologia, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2012

Overexpression of sphingosine kinase 1 prevents ceramide accumulation and ameliorates muscle insulin resistance in high-fat diet-fed mice

A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Steve Risis, Joanne R Babb, Christine Yang, Dr Greg Kowalski, Dr Ahrathy Selathurai, Dr Robert Lee-Young, Jacquelyn M Weir, Kazuaki Yoshioka, Yoh Takuwa, A/Prof Peter Meikle, Stuart M Pitson, Prof Mark Febbraio

(2012), Vol. 61, pp. 3148-3155, Diabetes, Alexandria, Virginia, C1-1

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Tumor progression locus 2 (Tpl2) deficiency does not protect against obesity-induced metabolic disease

Graeme I Lancaster, Dr Greg Kowalski, Emma Estevez, Michael J Kraakman, George Grigoriadis, Prof Mark Febbraio, Steve Gerondakis, Ashish Banerjee

(2012), Vol. 7, pp. 1-7, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1-1

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2011

Deficiency of haematopoietic-cell-derived IL-10 does not exacerbate high-fat-diet-induced inflammation or insulin resistance in mice

Dr Greg Kowalski, Hayley Nicholls, Steve Risis, Nadine Watson, Peter Kanellakis, A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Alex Bobik, Graeme I Lancaster, Prof Mark Febbraio

(2011), Vol. 54, pp. 888-899, Diabetologia, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Hematopoietic cell-restricted deletion of CD36 reduces high-fat diet-induced macrophage infiltration and improves insulin signaling in adipose tissue

Harvey T Nicholls, Dr Greg Kowalski, A/Prof David Kennedy, Steve Risis, Lee A Zaffino, Nadine Watson, Peter Kanellakis, Mr Matthew Watt, Alex Bobik, Arend Bonen, Maria Febbraio, Graeme I Lancaster, Prof Mark Febbraio

(2011), Vol. 60, pp. 1100-1110, Diabetes, Alexandria, Va., C1-1

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IL-10 controls cystatin C synthesis and blood concentration in response to inflammation through regulation of IFN regulatory factor 8 expression

Yuekang Xu, Petra Schnorrer, Anna Proietto, Dr Greg Kowalski, Prof Mark Febbraio, Hans Acha-Orbea, Ross A Dickins, Jose A. Villadangos

(2011), Vol. 186, pp. 3666-3673, Journal of immunology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Targeting hepatic energy expenditure to improve glycaemic control

Dr Greg Kowalski, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

DART Grant - Research - Diabetes Australia - Victoria (Research Trust)

  • 2015: $30,000
  • 2014: $30,000

Does mitochondrial dysfunction impair muscle glucose metabolism?

A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Dr Greg Kowalski, Dr Gunveen Kaur

DART Grant - Research - Diabetes Australia - Victoria (Research Trust)

  • 2015: $60,000

Liver-type pyruvate kinase: a novel anti-hyperglycemic target

Dr Greg Kowalski, A/Prof Clinton Bruce

DART Grant - Research - Diabetes Australia - Victoria (Research Trust)

  • 2016: $59,950

Industry and Other Funding

Determination of 6,6-2H glucose enrichment in plasma

A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Dr Greg Kowalski

  • 2015: $1,920

Measurement of plasma free fatty acids

A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Dr Greg Kowalski

  • 2016: $2,200

Other Funding Sources

Determination of 6,6-2H glucose enrichment in plasma

A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Dr Greg Kowalski

  • 2016: $1,520
  • 2015: $1,710

Determination of lipogenesis in liver cancer

A/Prof Clinton Bruce, Dr Greg Kowalski

  • 2016: $4,000

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report