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Profile Details
Hire Dr. Elisa B.
United Kingdom
Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Work Experience

Freelance Editor

Freelance Editor

March 2016 - Present

Research Associate

King's College London

February 2013 - February 2016

Research Associate

Imperial College London

April 2011 - April 2013

Research Assistant

Imperial College, London

September 2009 - April 2011


MRes (Pharmacology)

Università degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro Dipartimento di Scienze del Farmaco

October 2004 - July 2006

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Mitchell, R.K., Mitchell, R.K., Hu, M., Chabosseau, P.L., Cane, M.C., Meur, G., Bellomo, E.A., Carzaniga, R., Collinson, L.M., Li, W.-H., et al.(2016). Molecular genetic regulation of Slc30a8/ZnT8 reveals a positive association with glucose tolerance . Molecular Endocrinology. 30. (1). p. 77-91.
Rutter, G.A., Chabosseau, P., Bellomo, E.A., Maret, W., Mitchell, R.K., Hodson, D.J., Solomou, A., Hu, M.(2016). Intracellular zinc in insulin secretion and action: A determinant of diabetes risk? . Proceedings of the Nutrition Society. 75. (1). p. 61-72.
Arredouani, A., Ruas, M., Collins, S.C., Parkesh, R., Clough, F., Pillinger, T., Coltart, G., Rietdorf, K., Royle, A., Arredouani, A., et al.(2015). Nicotinic acid adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NAADP) and endolysosomal two-pore channels modulate membrane excitability and stimulus-secretion coupling in mouse pancreatic β cells . Journal of Biological Chemistry. 290. (35). p. 21376-21392.
Solomou, A., Solomou, A., Meur, G., Bellomo, E., Hodson, D.J., Tomas, A., Li, S.M., Philippe, E., Herrera, P.L., Magnan, C., et al.(2015). The zinc transporter Slc30a8/ZnT8 is required in a subpopulation of pancreatic α;-cells for hypoglycemia-induced glucagon secretion . Journal of Biological Chemistry. 290. (35). p. 21432-21442.
Zatyka, M., Da Silva Xavier, G., Bellomo, E.A., Leadbeater, W., Astuti, D., Smith, J., Michelangeli, F., Rutter, G.A., Barrett, T.G.(2015). Sarco(endo)plasmic reticulum atpase is a molecular partner of wolfram syndrome 1 protein, which negatively regulates its expression . Human Molecular Genetics. 24. (3). p. 814-827.
Bellomo, E., Massarotti, A., Hogstrand, C., Maret, W.(2014). Zinc ions modulate protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B activity . Metallomics. 6. (7). p. 1229-1239.
Gerber, P.A., Bellomo, E.A., Hodson, D.J., Meur, G., Solomou, A., Mitchell, R.K., Hollinshead, M., Chimienti, F., Bosco, D., Hughes, S.J., et al.(2014). Hypoxia lowers SLC30A8/ZnT8 expression and free cytosolic Zn2+ in pancreatic beta cells . Diabetologia. 57. (8). p. 1635-1644.
Chabosseau, P., Tuncay, E., Meur, G., Bellomo, E.A., Hessels, A., Hughes, S., Johnson, P.R.V., Bugliani, M., Marchetti, P., Turan, B., et al.(2014). Mitochondrial and ER-targeted eCALWY probes reveal high levels of free Zn2+ . ACS Chemical Biology. 9. (9). p. 2111-2120.
Da Silva Xavier, G., Bellomo, E.A., McGinty, J.A., French, P.M., Rutter, G.A.(2013). Animal models of GWAS-identified type 2 diabetes genes . Journal of Diabetes Research. 2013.
Hodson, D.J., Mitchell, R.K., Bellomo, E.A., Sun, G., Vinet, L., Meda, P., Li, D., Li, W.-H., Bugliani, M., Marchetti, P., et al.(2013). Lipotoxicity disrupts incretin-regulated human β cell connectivity . Journal of Clinical Investigation. 123. (10). p. 4182-4194.
Tarasov, A.I., Semplici, F., Ravier, M.A., Bellomo, E.A., Pullen, T.J., Gilon, P., Sekler, I., Rizzuto, R., Rutter, G.A.(2012). The mitochondrial Ca2+ uniporter MCU is essential for glucose-induced atp increases in pancreatic β-cells . PLoS ONE. 7. (7).
Bellomo, E.A., Meur, G., Rutter, G.A.(2011). Glucose regulates free cytosolic Zn 2+ concentration, Slc39 (ZiP), and metallothionein gene expression in primary pancreatic islet β-cells . Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286. (29). p. 25778-25789.
Li, D., Chen, S., Bellomo, E.A., Tarasov, A.I., Kaut, C., Rutter, G.A., Li, W.-H.(2011). Imaging dynamic insulin release using a fluorescent zinc indicator for monitoring induced exocytotic release (ZIMIR) . Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108. (52). p. 21063-21068.
Vinkenborg, J.L., Nicolson, T.J., Bellomo, E.A., Koay, M.S., Rutter, G.A., Merkx, M.(2009). Genetically encoded FRET sensors to monitor intracellular Zn2+ homeostasis . Nature Methods. 6. (10). p. 737-740.
Nicolson, T.J., Bellomo, E.A., Wijesekara, N., Loder, M.K., Baldwin, J.M., Gyulkhandanyan, A.V., Koshkin, V., Tarasov, A.I., Carzaniga, R., Kronenberger, K., et al.(2009). Insulin storage and glucose homeostasis in mice null for the granule zinc transporter ZnT8 and studies of the type 2 diabetes-associated variants . Diabetes. 58. (9). p. 2070-2083.
Rutter, G.A., Bellomo, E.A.(2008). Ca2+ signalling: a new route to NAADP . The Biochemical journal. 411. (1).
Cunha, D.A., Hekerman, P., Ladrière, L., Bazarra-Castro, A., Ortis, F., Wakeham, M.C., Moore, F., Rasschaert, J., Cardozo, A.K., Bellomo, E., et al.(2008). Initiation and execution of lipotoxic ER stress in pancreatic β-cells . Journal of Cell Science. 121. (14). p. 2308-2318.
Billington, R.A., Harper, C., Bellomo, E.A., Publicover, S., Barratt, C.L.R., Genazzani, A.A.(2006). Characterization of cyclic adenine dinucleotide phosphate ribose levels in human spermatozoa . Fertility and Sterility. 86. (4). p. 891-898.
Billington, R.A., Bellomo, E.A., Floriddia, E.M., Erriquez, J., Distasi, C., Genazzani, A.A.(2006). A transport mechanism for NAADP in a rat basophilic cell line . FASEB Journal. 20. (3). p. 521-523.