Professor Jane Dahlstrom

Recent Scientific Publications (referred journals)


Dahlstrom JE, Nolan CJ, McCormack R, Gordan A.
Pathology. 2014 Oct;46 Suppl 2:S32-3. doi: 10.1097/01.PAT.0000454196.58408.76.

The small placenta: implications for the baby.
Dahlstrom JE, Ajmal A, Robertson M.
Soundeffects, 2014; 2:12-15.

Indomethacin administered early in the postnatal period results in reduced glomerular number in the adult rat
Kent AL, Koina ME, Gubhaju L, Cullen-McEwen LA, Bertram JF, Lynnhtun J, Shadbolt B, Falk MC, Dahlstrom JE.
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2014 Sep 3. pii: ajprenal.00328.2014. [Epub ahead of print]

Differential DNA methylation patterns in endo-siRNAs mediated silencing of LINE-1 retrotransposons
Chen L, Dahlstrom JE, Rangasamy D.
Methods Mol Biol. 2014;1173:169-80. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-0931-5_15.

Chromatinized protein kinase C-è directly regulates inducible genes in epithelial to mesenchymal transition and breast cancer stem cells.
Zafar A, Wu F, Hardy K, Li J, Tu WJ, McCuaig R, Harris J, Khanna KK, Attema J, Gregory PA, Goodall GJ, Harrington K, Dahlstrom JE, Boulding T, Madden R, Tan A, Milburn PJ, Rao S.
Mol Cell Biol. 2014 Aug;34(16):2961-80. doi: 10.1128/MCB.01693-13. Epub 2014 Jun 2.

Islet inflammation, hemosiderosis, and fibrosis in intrauterine growth-restricted and high fat-fed Sprague-Dawley rats
Delghingaro-Augusto V, Madad L, Chandra A, Simeonovic CJ, Dahlstrom JE, Nolan CJ.
Am J Pathol. 2014 May;184(5):1446-57. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2014.01.024. Epub 2014 Mar 14.


Fearon AM, Twin J, Dahlstrom JE, Cook JL, Cormick W, Smith PN, Scott A. Increased substance P expression in the trochanteric bursa of patients with greater trochanteric pain syndrome. Rheumatology International DOI 10.1007/s00296-014-2957-7, 23 February, 2014

Patnala R, Lee SH, Dahlstrom JE, Ohms S, Chen L, Dheen ST, Rangasamy D. Inhibition of LINE-1 retrotransposon-encoded reverse transcriptase modulates the expression of cell differentiation genes in breast cancer cells. Breast Cancer Res Treat, 2014 Jan;143(2):239-53. doi: 10.1007/s10549-013-2812-7. Epub 2013 Dec 12.

670nm photobiomodulation as a novel protection against Retinopathy of Prematurity: Evidence from Oxygen Induced Retinopathy Models.
Natoli R, Valter K, Barbosa M, Dahlstrom JE, Rutar M, Kent A, Provis J.
PLoS One 2013 Aug 8;8(8):e72135. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0072135. eCollection 2013.

The Bonar score revisited: Region of evaluation significantly influences the standardized assessment of tendon degeneration.
Fearon A, Dahlstrom JE, Twin J, Cook J, Scott A. J Sci Med Sport. 2013 Aug 8. doi:pii: S1440-2440(13)00154-0

Riluzole reduces arrhythmias and myocardial damage induced by coronary occlusion in anaesthetized pigs
Weiss SM, Dahlstrom JE, Saint DA. .
Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 2013 Dec;40(12):856-63. doi: 10.1111/1440-1681.12175.

Gender awareness in a medical curriculum: surveying final year students undertaking a Women’s Health rotation
Eisenberg, K, Dahlstrom, J E, Neeman, T, Carnovale, A, Ellwood, DA.
Medical Teacher. 2013;35 (11):970 – 1. Epub 2013 Apr 22.

Surgical margins and risk of locoregional recurrence in invasive breast cancer: an analysis of 10 year data from the Breast Cancer Treatment Quality Assurance Project
Behm EC, Beckmann K, Dahlstrom JE, Zhang Y, Cho C, Stuart-Harris R, Craft P Rezo A, Buckingham JM. Project Breast. 2013 Oct;22(5):839-44. Epub 2013 Mar 22.

When birth comes early: effects on nephrogenesis
Black MJ, Sutherland MR, Gubhaju L, Kent AL, Dahlstrom JE, Moore L. Nephrology (Carlton). 2013 Mar;18(3):180-2. doi: 10.1111/nep.12028


Prognostic value of LINE-1 retrotransposon expression and its subcellular localisation in breast cancer
Chen L, Dahlstrom JE, Chandra A, Board P, Rangasamy D. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Nov;136(1):129-42. doi: 10.1007/s10549-012-2246-7. Epub 2012 Sep 29

Altered decidual DC-SIGN+ antigen-presenting cells and impaired regulatory T-cell induction in preeclampsia
Hsu P, Santner Nanan B, Dahlstrom JE,. Neller MA, Fadia M, Chandra A, Peek M, Burrows SR, Miles JJ and Nanan R.
Am J Pathol. 2012 Oct 9. pii: S0002-9440(12)00674-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2012.08.032. [Epub ahead of print]

Increased urinary podocytes following indomethacin suggests drug-induced glomerular injury
Kent AL, Brown L, Broom M, Dahlstrom JE. Pediatric nephrology 2012; 27:1111–17

Naturally occurring endo-siRNA silences LINE-1 retrotransposons in human cells through DNA methylation
Long C, Dahlstrom JE, Lee S-H, Rangasamy D. . Epigenetics 7:7, 1-14; July 2012; © 2012 Landes Bioscience

Molecular pathways involved in crosstalk between cancer cells, osteoblasts and osteoclasts in the invasion of bone by oral squamous cell carcinoma
Quan J, Zhou C, Johnson NW, Francis G, Dahlstrom JE, Gao J. . Pathology 2012 44 (3): 221–227.

Dichloroacetic acid up-regulates hepatic glutathione synthesis via the induction of glutamate-cysteine ligase
Theodoratos A, Blackburn AC, Cappello, J, Dahlstrom JE, Board PG. Biochem Pharmacol 2012 Feb 1;83(3):427-33.


The changing role of liver biopsy in diagnosis and management of hemochromatosis
Bassett ML., Hickman PE, Dahlstrom JE.
Pathology 2011 43(5) 433-439.

Glutathione transferase kappa deficiency causes glomerular nephropathy without overt oxidative stress
Blackburn AC, Coggan M, Shield AJ, Cappello J, Theodoratos A, Murray TP, Rooke M, Larter CZ, Koina ME, Dahlstrom JE, Matthaei KI, Board PG .
Lab Invest. 2011 Aug 8. doi: 10.1038/labinvest.2011.107. [Epub ahead of print]

Accelerated maturation and abnormal morphology in the preterm neonatal kidney
Sutherland M, Gubhaju L, Moore L, Kent A, Dahlstrom JE, Horne R Hoy W, Bertram J, Black MJ.
J Am Soc Nephrol. 2011 Jul;22(7):1365-74. Epub 2011 Jun 2.

Evidence of hematopoietic differentiation, vasculogenesis and angiogenesis in the formation of human choroidal blood vessels
Chan-Ling T, Dahlstrom JE, Koina ME, McColm JR, Sterling R.-A, Bean E, Adamson S Hughes S, Baxter L. Exp Eye Res. 2011 May;92(5):361-76. Epub 2011 Feb 24

Tumor size and survival in multicentric and multifocal breast cancer
Rezo A, Dahlstrom JE, Shadbolt B, Rodins K, Zhang Y, Davis AJ, in conjunction with the ACT & SE NSW Breast Cancer Treatment Group. .
Breast. 2011 Jun;20(3):259-63. Epub 2011 Feb 15.

Role of CD44+ stem cells in mural cell formation in the human choroid: evidence of vascular instability due to limited pericyte ensheathment
Chan-Ling T, Koina ME, McColm JR, Dahlstrom JE, Bean EG, Adamson S, Yun S, Baxter L.
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Jan 21;52(1):399-410. Print 2011 Jan

Clinical characteristics and outcomes of bilateral breast cancer in an Australian cohort
Beckmann K, Buckingham J, Craft P, Dahlstrom JE, Zhang Y, Roder D, Stuart Harris R, . Breast. 2011 Apr;20(2):158-64. Epub 2010 Nov 18


The NSAID sulindac is chemopreventive in the mouse distal colon but carcinogenic in the proximal colon
Mladenova D, Daniell JJ, Dahlstrom JE, Bean E, Pickford R, Currey N, Musgrove EA, Kohonen-Corish M.
Gut. 2010 Oct 27. [Epub ahead of print] doi:10.1136/gut2010.208314.

Novel therapeutic option for orbital atypical lymphoid hyperplasia
Talaulikar D, Tridgell D, Leong D, Dahlstrom J, Prosser I. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2010 Jul 19. doi: 10.1111/j.1442-9071.2010.02378.x. [Epub ahead of print]

Variation in Treatment for Early Breast Cancer Affects outcomes: Implications for the Organisation of Rural Cancer Services
Craft P, Buckingham J, Dahlstrom JE, Beckmann K, Zhang Y, Stuart Harris R, Jacob G, Roder D, Tait N
Breast 2010 Oct;19(5):396-401. Epub 2010 May 7.

Pathmaperuma A, Nieto P, Cheung S, Kugathas K, Koina M, Ellwood D, Dahlstrom JE, Nolan C. Fatty acids alter glycerolipid metabolism and induce lipid droplet formation, syncytialisation and cytokine production in human trophoblasts with minimal glucose effect or interaction Placenta 2010; 31: 230–239 Epub 2010 Jan.

Published Abstracts

1. Fearon AM, Twin J, Dahlstrom JE, Cook JL, Cormick W Scott, A, Smith PN. Inter-adipose septa in bursa stroma may explain ultrasound reports of bursa thickening. European journal of pain, 2011; 5(1):30
2. Delghingaro-Augusto V, Madad L, Simeonovic C, Dahlstrom JE, Nolan C. Intrauterine Growth Retardation together with High Fat Diet in Rats Markedly Disturbs Islet. Morphology without Loss of Beta-cell Mass or Induction of Diabetes (in press Diabetes)

3. Hu P, Baxter L, Arfuso F, Adamson S, McColm J, Madigan M, Dahlstrom J, Koina M, Alitalo K, Chan-Ling T. Expression Of VEGFR3, VEGF-C And Other Lymphangiogenic Markers During The Development Of The Human Choroid. (in press: Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2011)

4. Coleman HG, Dahlstrom JE, Johnson NW, Salisbury E, Morgan G, Veness M, Ellis D, Judge M. Pathology reporting in Oral Cancer: A proposed structured reporting system for Australasia Pathology 2011; 43 (Supplement 1): S10
5. Dahlstrom JE, Hyam, D. Heterotopic ossification in cervical lymph nodes. Pathology 2011; 43 (Supplement 1): S11

6. Dahlstrom JE. Lethal short-limbed platyspondylic dwarfism, torrance type. Pathology 2011; 43 (Supplement 1): S9

7. Behm C, Zhang Y, Dahlstrom JE, Craft PS, Buckingham JM, Rezo A, Stuart-Harris R, ChoC. Female Breast Cancer in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT): A Review of New Research. Pathology 2011; 43 (Supplement 1): S60
[This presentation won the runner up Board of Education Poster Prize at RCPA Pathology Update 2011]

8. Hsu P, Santner Nanan B, Peek M, Fadia M, Dahlstrom JE, Nanan R..Mismatch between decidual dc-sign+ dendritic cells and foxp3+ t regulatory cells in preeclampsia. Pathology 2011; 43 (Supplement 1): s62

9. V R Gupta, E. G. Bean, and J.E Dahlstrom. Value of a surgical specimen museum in teaching of pathology to medical and allied health professionals. Pathology 2011; 43 (Supplement 1): S57

10. Al Jahdhami S, Manton N and Dahlstrom JE. Beta catenin positive nodular fasciitis-like lesion of the maxilla. Pathology 2011; 43 (Supplement 1): S1

Book chapters and reports

Dahlstrom JE and Åkerlind G. Interview with an award winning teacher: the what, why and how of inspiring medical students to learn. In: Inspiring Academics. Learning with the world's great university teachers. Open University Press (OUP) (in press, publication Jan 2011)

Kent A, Bourne M, Dahlstrom J, Ellwood D, Ham, S McLauchlan J, Reddy, S.
Report of the ACT Perinatal Mortality Committee. 2001–2005, ISBN 1325-1090.

Craft P, Zhang Y, Dahlstrom JE, Tait, N, Buckingham, J, Jacobs G.
Breast Cancer & Treatment in the ACT and Surrounding Regions Quality Assurance Project 1997–2002: Five year report.

Cho C, Buckingham J, Craft P, Clark I, Dahlstrom JE, Jacobs G, Price J, Rezo A, Stuart-Harris R. Breast Cancer & Treatment in the ACT and Surrounding Regions Quality Assurance Project 1997–2007:Ten year report ISBN 978-0-642-60522-1

Invited speaker (last 4 years)

2014 XXX IAP congress, Bangkok, Thailand, 5-10 October
Perinatal pathology slide seminar: Chronic Intervillositis

2014 Paediatric Pathology Society (PPS) 59th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 7-10 September
Head and Neck slide seminar: Cranial Fasciitis

Effect of Pregnancy Induced Hypertensive Disorders on Growth of Placenta Along Short and Long Axes and Neonatal Outcomes.

2014 26th European Congress of Pathology, London, United Kingdom, 3 September
Inspiring learning in pathology for medical students

2014 NZ Medical Laboratory Scientists Annual Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand, 13-15August
Common issues in immunohistochemistry (keynote speaker)

2014 Review and Recent Advances in Pathology, Sydney, Australia, 9 April
Placental pathology unravelled

2014 Pacific Pathology Symposium in Fiji and workshop, Suva, Fiji, 22-26 April
Internal Clinical audit
How to approach a difficult perinatal autopsy: the macerated stillbirth
Interactive tutorial on oral pathology
Practical approach to the cut up of common head and neck pathology

2014 Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, USA March 10
Common Issues in Immunohistochemistry
Slide seminar in placental pathology

2013 Cancer Council ACT Pink Ribbon Breakfast, Canberra, Australia, 28 October
When the doctor is a cancer patient

2013 Australian Society of Cytology National conference. 21-23 October 2013, Sydney
Internal clinical audit in cytology (plenary speaker)

2013 IMPROVE Course, Adelaide, Australia, September 27
Placental examination and perinatal autopsy

2013 8th Asia Pacific IAP Congress, Busan, Korea, September 5 – 8
Cyst and cyst like lesions of the jaws in children (plenary speaker)

2013 25th European Congress of Pathology, Lisbon, Portugal September 1-5
Perinatal deaths with a recurrence risk: Balanced translocations

2013 Australian Sonographers' Association National Meeting, Sydney, Australia, 18 May (plenary speaker)
2 talks – ultrasound- pathology correlation of cord lesions; – ultrasound- pathology correlation of placental disc lesions

2013 3rd International Workshop in Diagnostic Immunohistochemistry, 30 May
Decalfication and immunohistochemistry

2013 Pacific Inaugural Pathology Symposium in Fiji and workshop, Suva, Fiji, 15-20 April
Approach to the perinatal autopsy when resources are limited
Mysteries of placental assessment unravelled
Essentials of histochemistry
Occupational Health and Safety
Common issues in Immunohistochemistry

2013 Review and Recent Advances in Pathology, Sydney, Australia, 6 March
The autopsy: its value and your approach

2013 IMPROVE Course, Canberra, Australia, 1 March
Placental examination and Perinatal autopsies

2013 Pathology Update 2013, Sydney, Australia, 22-24 February
Performing at your Peak: Internal Quality Audit (plenary speaker)

2012 Sydney International Breast cancer Congress in October, Sydney, Australia, October 23
When a patient is a doctor
2012 International Course in Paediatric and Perinatal Pathology. Centenary paediatric pathology day, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, 29 September
The fetal autopsy when resources are limited
2012 Update Course in Anatomical Pathology, Sultanate of Oman, 25 September
Common issues in Immunohistochemistry
2012 24th European Congress of Pathology, Prague, Czech Republic 8-12 September
Placental pathology

2012 College of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka (keynote speaker) 17-18 September
2 talks and 2 slides seminars
Common issues in immunohistochemistry
Slide seminar in surgical pathology
Slide seminar in breast pathology

2012 37th Annual Scientific Meeting Australian Division of International Academy of Pathology (IAP), Sydney, Australia, 1 – 3June
Placental pathology - Intervillositis

2012 Australian Sonographers' Association National Meeting, Canberra, Australia, 25-27 May
2 talks – ultrasound placental correlation and ultrasound – autopsy correlation

2012 RCPA Pathology Update 2012, Sydney, Australia, 4-6 March
What motivates students to learn pathology?

2012 RCPA Pathology Update 2012, Sydney, Australia, 4-6 March
Oral Pathology Seminar – tooth in a tooth

2012 2nd International Workshop in Diagnostic Immunohistochemistry 3-5 February, Gold Coast, Australia
Pitfalls in immunohistochemistry

2011 For Frocktober – Public lecture for Ovarian Cancer fundraiser, Canberra, Australia, 29 October
Role of the Pathologist in Ovarian Cancer Management
2011 SIDs and Kids, Canberra 18 September
The value of the perinatal autopsy

2011 29th Review and Recent Advances in Pathology, Sydney, Australia, 13 April
Placental workshop and lecture

2011 RCPA Pathology Update 2011, Melbourne, Australia, 4-6 March
Oral pathology seminar – Calcification and osseous metaplasia in cervical lymph nodes
2011 RCPA Pathology Update 2011, Melbourne, Australia, 4-6 March
Workshop on skeletal dysplasia