Dr Vinod Sundaramoorthy



Research Fellow, Viral Neuropathogenesis


Faculty of Health


School of Medicine





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Structural Determination of the Australian Bat Lyssavirus Nucleoprotein and Phosphoprotein Complex

Camilla Donnelly, Murray Stewart, Justin Roby, Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Jade Forwood

(2024), Vol. 16, pp. 1-13, Viruses, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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SARS-CoV and SARS-CoV-2 display limited neuronal infection and lack the ability to transmit within synaptically connected axons in stem cell-derived human neurons

Jasmina Luczo, Sarah Edwards, Katie Ardipradja, Willy Suen, Gough Au, Glenn Marsh, Nathan Godde, Christina Rootes, John Bingham, Vinod Sundaramoorthy

(2024), pp. 1-13, Journal of NeuroVirology, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Henipaviruses and lyssaviruses target nucleolar treacle protein and regulate ribosomal RNA synthesis

S Rawlinson, T Zhao, K Ardipradja, Y Zhang, P Veugelers, J Harper, C David, V Sundaramoorthy, G Moseley

(2023), Vol. 24, pp. 146-157, Traffic, London, Eng., C1

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In vitro characterisation of SARS-CoV-2 and susceptibility of domestic ferrets (Mustela putorius furo)

G Marsh, A McAuley, S Brown, E Pharo, S Crameri, G Au, M Baker, J Barr, J Bergfeld, M Bruce, K Burkett, P Durr, C Holmes, L Izzard, R Layton, S Lowther, M Neave, T Poole, S Riddell, B Rowe, E Soldani, V Stevens, W Suen, V Sundaramoorthy, M Tachedjian, S Todd, L Trinidad, S Williams, J Druce, T Drew, S Vasan

(2022), Vol. 69, pp. 297-307, Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, Germany, C1

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Machine Learning Identifies Cellular and Exosomal MicroRNA Signatures of Lyssavirus Infection in Human Stem Cell-Derived Neurons

R Farr, N Godde, C Cowled, V Sundaramoorthy, D Green, C Stewart, J Bingham, C O’Brien, M Dearnley

(2021), Vol. 11, Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, Switzerland, C1

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Modelling lyssavirus infections in human stem cell-derived neural cultures

V Sundaramoorthy, N Godde, R Farr, D Green, J Haynes, J Bingham, C O’Brien, M Dearnley

(2020), Vol. 12, Viruses, Switzerland, C1

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Novel role of SARM1 mediated axonal degeneration in the pathogenesis of rabies

V Sundaramoorthy, D Green, K Locke, C O’Brien, M Dearnley, J Bingham

(2020), Vol. 16, PLoS Pathogens, United States, C1

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Host-Pathogen Responses to Pandemic Influenza H1N1pdm09 in a Human Respiratory Airway Model

E Pharo, S Williams, V Boyd, V Sundaramoorthy, P Durr, M Baker

(2020), Vol. 12, Viruses, Switzerland, C1

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Whole transcriptome analysis of aedes albopictus mosquito head and thorax post-chikungunya virus infection

R Vedururu, M Neave, V Sundaramoorthy, D Green, J Harper, P Gorry, J Duchemin, P Paradkar

(2019), Vol. 8, Pathogens, Switzerland, C1

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Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-linked UBQLN2 mutants inhibit endoplasmic reticulum to Golgi transport, leading to Golgi fragmentation and ER stress

Mark Halloran, Audrey Ragagnin, Marta Vidal, Sonam Parakh, Shu Yang, Benjamin Heng, Natalie Grima, Hamideh Shahheydari, Kai-Ying Soo, Ian Blair, Gilles Guillemin, Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Julie Atkin

(2019), Vol. 77, pp. 3859-3873, CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR LIFE SCIENCES, Switzerland, C1

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Zika virus-induced hyper excitation precedes death of mouse primary neuron

J Gaburro, A Bhatti, V Sundaramoorthy, M Dearnley, D Green, S Nahavandi, P Paradkar, J Duchemin

(2018), Vol. 15, Virology Journal, England, C1

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Pathogenic mutation in the ALS/FTD gene, CCNF, causes elevated Lys48-linked ubiquitylation and defective autophagy

A Lee, S Rayner, S Gwee, A De Luca, H Shahheydari, V Sundaramoorthy, A Ragagnin, M Morsch, R Radford, J Galper, S Freckleton, B Shi, A Walker, E Don, N Cole, S Yang, K Williams, J Yerbury, I Blair, J Atkin, M Molloy, R Chung

(2018), Vol. 75, pp. 335-354, Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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A novel amyotrophic lateral sclerosis mutation in OPTN induces ER stress and Golgi fragmentation in vitro

Jennifer Fifita, Kelly Williams, Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Emily Mccann, Garth Nicholson, Julie Atkin, Ian Blair

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 126-133, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, London, Eng., C1

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Casein kinase II phosphorylation of cyclin F at serine 621 regulates the Lys48-ubiquitylation E3 ligase activity of the SCF(cyclin F) complex

A Lee, S Rayner, A De Luca, S Gwee, M Morsch, V Sundaramoorthy, H Shahheydari, A Ragagnin, B Shi, S Yang, K Williams, E Don, A Walker, K Zhang, J Yerbury, N Cole, J Atkin, I Blair, M Molloy, R Chung

(2017), Vol. 7, Open Biology, England, C1

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CCNF mutations in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia

K Williams, S Topp, S Yang, B Smith, J Fifita, S Warraich, K Zhang, N Farrawell, C Vance, X Hu, A Chesi, C Leblond, A Lee, S Rayner, V Sundaramoorthy, C Dobson-Stone, M Molloy, M Van Blitterswijk, D Dickson, R Petersen, N Graff-Radford, B Boeve, M Murray, C Pottier, E Don, C Winnick, E McCann, A Hogan, H Daoud, A Levert, P Dion, J Mitsui, H Ishiura, Y Takahashi, J Goto, J Kost, C Gellera, A Gkazi, J Miller, J Stockton, W Brooks, K Boundy, M Polak, J Muñoz-Blanco, J Esteban-Pérez, A Rábano, O Hardiman, K Morrison, N Ticozzi, V Silani, J De Belleroche, J Glass, J Kwok, G Guillemin, R Chung, S Tsuji, R Brown, A García-Redondo, R Rademakers, J Landers, A Gitler, G Rouleau, N Cole, J Yerbury, J Atkin, C Shaw, G Nicholson, I Blair

(2016), Vol. 7, Nature Communications, England, C1

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Defects in optineurin- and myosin VI-mediated cellular trafficking in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Adam Walker, Vanessa Tan, Jennifer Fifita, Emily Mccann, Kelly Williams, Ian Blair, Gilles Guillemin, Manal Farg, Julie Atkin

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 3830-3846, Human molecular genetics, Oxford, Eng., C1

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Rab1-dependent ER-Golgi transport dysfunction is a common pathogenic mechanism in SOD1, TDP-43 and FUS-associated ALS

Kai Soo, Mark Halloran, Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Sonam Parakh, Reka Toth, Katherine Southam, Catriona McLean, Peter Lock, Anna King, Manal Farg, Julie Atkin

(2015), Vol. 130, pp. 679-697, Acta Neuropathologica, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Golgi fragmentation in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, an overview of possible triggers and consequences

Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Jessica Sultana, Julie Atkin

(2015), Vol. 9, pp. 1-11, Frontiers in Neuroscience, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

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ALS-associated mutant FUS inhibits macroautophagy which is restored by overexpression of Rab1

K Soo, J Sultana, A King, R Atkinson, S Warraich, V Sundaramoorthy, I Blair, M Farg, J Atkin

(2015), Vol. 1, CELL DEATH DISCOVERY, United States, C1-1

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C9ORF72, implicated in amytrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia, regulates endosomal trafficking

M Farg, V Sundaramoorthy, J Sultana, S Yang, R Atkinson, V Levina, M Halloran, P Gleeson, I Blair, K Soo, A King, J Atkin

(2014), Vol. 23, pp. 3579-3595, Human Molecular Genetics, England, C1-1

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ALS-associated TDP-43 induces endoplasmic reticulum stress, which drives cytoplasmic TDP-43 accumulation and stress granule formation

A Walker, K Soo, V Sundaramoorthy, S Parakh, Y Ma, M Farg, R Wallace, P Crouch, B Turner, M Horne, J Atkin

(2013), Vol. 8, PLoS ONE, United States, C1-1

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Ataxin-2 interacts with FUS and intermediate-length polyglutamine expansions enhance FUS-related pathology in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

M Farg, K Soo, S Warraich, V Sundaramoorthy, I Blair, J Atkin

(2013), Vol. 22, pp. 717-728, Human Molecular Genetics, England, C1-1

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Extracellular wildtype and mutant SOD1 induces ER-Golgi pathology characteristic of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in neuronal cells

V Sundaramoorthy, A Walker, J Yerbury, K Soo, M Farg, V Hoang, R Zeineddine, D Spencer, J Atkin

(2013), Vol. 70, pp. 4181-4195, Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, Switzerland, C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Investigating novel neurobiological mechanisms in rabies infection

Dr Vinod Sundaramoorthy

ARC DECRA - Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

  • 2023: $141,117
  • 2022: $144,952
  • 2021: $150,935

Viral modulation of the host cell: The STAT3 Interface

Dr Gregory Moseley, Prof Paul Gooley, Dr Cameron Stewart, Dr Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Naoto Ito, Prof Ose Toyoyuki, Dr Ashish Sethi

NHMRC - Ideas Grant

  • 2024: $1,250

Other Public Sector Funding

Protecting neuronal health in rabies infection and disease

Dr Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Ms Stephanie Keating

CSIRO Scholarship - Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

  • 2023: $10,000
  • 2022: $10,000

Virulence determinants of Henipaviruses.

Dr Matthew McKenzie, Dr Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Ms Emily Dowling

CSIRO Scholarship - Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

  • 2024: $10,000


Associate Supervisor

Gerard Finnigan

Thesis entitled: Reducing global mortality from natural hazard disasters.

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences