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Christine Wright

Associate Professor
Pharmacology And Therapeutics
Cannabidiol pharmacology
Hypertension; vascular reactivity in vivo; haemodynamics
Cardiac and blood pressure effects in vivo and in vitro
Myography; isolated cardiac and vascular tissues
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
animals
pharmacology & pharmacy
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A/Prof

Christine Wright

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Cannabinoid pharmacology
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A/Prof

Christine Wright

 

Christine Wright is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics where she is the head of the Cardiovascular Therapeutics Unit. She has established a strong reputation with 120 peer-reviewed publications; these have received 4296 citations to date (Google Scholar 11/2019).

Her current research interests and expertise include cardiovascular pharmacology in hypertension, regional vascular reactivity, endothelin and cannabidiol pharmacology. She has a long track record in analytical pharmacology of peptides such as endothelin and omega-conotoxins in sophisticated in vitro and in vivo bioassays, as well as in complex chronic cardiovascular disease models, especially hypertension, regional vascular reactivity and haemodynamics. The Cardiovascular Therapeutics Unit collaborates with Big Pharma and Australian Biotech companies in small to medium term contract research projects.

Scholarly Works

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Credentials

Positions


Associate Professor

Pharmacology And Therapeutics

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Monash University

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Monash University