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Journal Articles

Berg J, Sayedsadjadi N, Grant R.
Increased consumption of plant foods is associated with increased bone mineral density.
Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging. (Nov 27 2019, In Press)

Rao A, Grant R.
The effect of Trigonella foenum-graecum extract on testosterone, PSA and prostate function in otherwise healthy men with Benign Prostate Hyperplasia.
Phytotherapy Research (In Press Oct 2019).
Grant R, Berg J, Mestayer R, Braidy N, Bennett J, Broom S, Watson J.
A Pilot Study Investigating Changes in the Human Plasma and Urine NAD+ Metabolome  during a 6 Hour Intravenous Infusion of NAD+.
Front. Aging Neurosci. 2019,  11:257. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2019.00257
Gadol E, Mestayer R, Grant R, Grigoryev Y, Gibson S, Happe M.
A Case of Parkinson’s Disease Symptom Reduction with Intravenous NAD+.
Case Reports and Literature Review  2019: March 3(1),
Grant R, Pawlak R, Vos P, Bilgin A, Berg J, Pearce R, Morris M.
Cardiovascular disease risk factors profile among Australian vegetarian and non-vegetarian teenagers.
(In press American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine Jan 2019)
Braidy N; Berg J; Clement J; Khorshidi F; Poljak A; Jayasena T; Grant R; Sachdev P,
'Role of Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide and Related Precursors as Therapeutic Targets for Age-Related Degenerative Diseases: Rationale, Biochemistry, Pharmacokinetics, and Outcomes',
Antioxidants and Redox Signaling, 2019, vol. 30, pp. 251 - 294,
Heller M, Gemming L, Tung C, Grant R.
Oxidation of Fish oil supplements in Australia.
Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2019 Jan 9:1-11. doi: 10.1080/09637486.2018.154266
 Matuszek M, Grant R.
Statins do not impair whole-body fat oxidation during moderate-intensity exercise in dyslipidemic adults. Exercise Medicine 2018; 2: 12.DOI:
 Liu Y, Clement J, Grant R, Sachdev P, Braidy N.
Quantitation of NAD+: Why do we need to measure it?
Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj. 2018 Dec;1862(12):2527-2532. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2018.07.023. Epub 2018 Jul 2
 Seyedsadjadi N, Berg J, Bilgin A, Braidy N, Salonikas C, Grant R.
High protein Intake is Associated with Low Plasma NAD+ levels in a Healthy Human Cohort.
PLoS One. 2018 Aug 16;13(8):e0201968. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0201968. eCollection 2018.
Sayedsadjadi N, Berg J, Bilgin A, Grant R.
A Pilot Study Providing Evidence for a Relationship between a Composite Lifestyle Score and Risk of Higher Carotid Intima-Media Thickness: Is There a Link to Oxidative Stress?
Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, vol. 2018, Article ID 4504079, 11 pages, 2018. doi:10.1155/2018/4504079
Kent L, Grant R, Watts G, Morton D, Rankin P, Ward E.
The effect of the low-fat, plant-based lifestyle intervention on serum HDL subfraction levels – a cohort study.
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(5):1002-1009. doi: 10.6133/apjcn.052018.05
Grant R.
Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase Activity Increases NAD+ Production in IFN-γ-Stimulated Human Primary Mononuclear Cells..
Int J Tryptophan Res. 2018 Jan 8;11:1178646917751636. doi: 10.1177/1178646917751636. eCollection 2018.
Braidy N, Grant R, Sachdev PS.
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide and its related precursors for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
Curr Opin Psychiatry. 2018 Mar;31(2):160-166. doi: 10.1097/YCO.0000000000000394
Seyedsadjadi N, Berg J, Bilgin AA, Tung C, Grant R.
Significant relationships between a simple marker of redox balance and lifestyle behaviours; Relevance to the Framingham risk score.
PLoS One. 2017 Nov 6;12(11):e0187713. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187713. e Collection 2017.
Seyedsadjadi N, Berg J, Bilgin AA, Tung C, Grant R.
Significant relationships between a simple marker of redox balance and lifestyle behaviours; Relevance to the Framingham risk score.
PLoS One. 2017 Nov 6;12(11):e0187713. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187713. e Collection 2017.
Braidy N, Grant R.  Kynurenine pathway metabolism and neuroinflammatory disease. Neural Regen Res. 2017 Jan;12(1):39-42. doi: 10.4103/1673-5374.198971. Review.
Braidy N, Jugder BE, Poljak A, Jayasena T, Nabavi SM, Sachdev P, Grant R.
Molecular Targets of Tannic Acid in Alzheimer's Disease.
Curr Alzheimer Res. 2017;14(8):861-869. doi: 10.2174/1567205014666170206163158.
Stefoska-Needham A, Beck EJ, Johnson SK, Batterham MJ, Grant R, Ashton J, Tapsell LC.
A Diet Enriched with Red Sorghum Flaked Biscuits, Compared to a Diet Containing White Wheat Flaked Biscuits, Does Not Enhance the Effectiveness of an Energy-Restricted Meal Plan in Overweight and Mildly Obese Adults.
J Am Coll Nutr. 2017 Mar-Apr;36(3):184-192. doi: 10.1080/07315724.2016.1237314. Epub 2017 Jan 3
2016 - to be added

Grant R, Bilgin A, Guest J, Morris MJ, Garg M, Pearce R.
The relative value of measures of omega-3 index, perceived stress, cortisol and sleep time in identifying depression among a cohort of Australian adolescents.
Int J Child Health Nutr 2015; in press

Guest J, Grant R, Garg M, Mori TA, Croft KD, Bilgin A.
Cerebrospinal fluid levels of inflammation, oxidative stress and NAD+ are linked to differences in plasma carotenoid concentrations.
J Neuroinflam 2014;11:117.

Amanda Khor, Ross Grant, Chin Tung, Jade Guest,Belinda Pope, Margaret Morris, Ayse Bilgin
Postprandial oxidative stress is increased after a phytonutrient-poor food but not after a kilojoule-matched phytonutrient-rich food
Nutr Res 2014;34:391-400.

Pope B, Hokin B, Grant R.
Effect of maternal iron status on the number of CD34+ stem cells harvested from umbilical cord blood.

Transfusion 2014;54:1873-1880.

Guest J, Grant R, Mori TA, Croft KD.
Changes in oxidative damage, inflammation and [NAD(H)] with age in cerebrospinal fluid.

PLoS One. 2014;9(1):e85335.

Braidy N, Poljak A, Grant R, Jayasena T, Mansour H, Chan-Ling T, Guillemin GJ, Smythe G, Sachdev P. 
Mapping NAD(+) metabolism in the brain of ageing Wistar rats: potential targets for influencing brain senescence.

Biogerentology. 2014; 15(2):177-98.

Kent L, Morton D, Rankin P, Ward E, Grant R, Gobble J, Diehl H.
The effect of a low-fat, plant-based lifestyle intervention (CHIP) on serum HDL levels and the implications for metabolic syndrome status - a cohort study.

Nutr Metab (Lond). 2013;10(1):58

Braidy N, Lim CK, Grant R, Brew BJ, Guillemin GJ.
Serum nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide levels through disease course in multiple sclerosis.

Brain Res. 2013; 1537:267-72. 

Liang SS, Stewart PA, Phillips S.
An ipsilateral comparison of acceleromyography and electromyography during recovery from nondepolarizing neuromuscular block under general anesthesia in humans.
Anesth Analg. 2013; 117(2):373-379

Guest J, Garg M, Bilgin A, Grant R.
Relationship between central and peripheral fatty acids in humans.

Lipids Health Dis. 2013 May 28;12:79.

Adams S, Braidy N, Bessede A, Brew BJ, Grant R, Teo C, Guillemin GJ.

The kynurenine pathway in brain tumor pathogenesis.

Cancer Res. 2012;72(22):5649-57.

Massudi H, Grant R, Braidy N, Guest J, Farnsworth B, Guillemin GJ.
Age-associated changes in oxidative stress and NAD+ metabolism in human tissue.

PLoS One. 2012;7(7):e42357. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0042357. Epub 2012 Jul 27.

Massudi H, Grant R, Guillemin GJ, Braidy N.
NAD+ metabolism and oxidative stress: the golden nucleotide on a crown of thorns.

Redox Rep. 2012;17(1):28-46. 

Guest J, Grant R.

Effects of dietary derived antioxidants in the central nervous system.

Int J Nutr Pharmacol Neurol Dis 2012;2(3):185-197

Grant R.

Taking note of modifiable neurobiological risk factors in adolescent depression.

Int J Nutrit Pharm Neurol Disease. 2012; 2(3)165-166 

Pope B, Mitsakos K, Bilgin A,Hokin B, Grant R.

Predicting overall viability of cord blood harvests.

Transfusion. 2012;52:1537-2995.  

Braidy N, Guillemin G, Mansour H, Chan-Ling T, Grant R.

Changes in kynurenine pathway metabolism during aging in the brain, liver and kidney of aged female wistar rats.

FEBS J. 2011;278:4425-4434. 

Braidy N, Guillemin GJ,  Mansour H, Chan-Ling T, Poljak A, Grant R.

Age related changes in NAD+ metabolism, oxidative stress and Sirt1 activity in wistar rats.

PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e19194.

Braidy N, Guillemin GJ, Grant R.

Effects of kynurenine pathway inhibition on NAD+ metabolism and cell viability in human primary astrocytes and neurons.

Int J Tryp Res. 2011:4;29–37

Guest J, Bilgin A, Pearce R, Baines S, Zeuschner C, Le Rossignol-Grant C, Morris MJ, Grant R.

Evidence for under nutrition in adolescent females using routine dieting practices. 

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2010;19:526-533.

Grant R, Nguyen S, Guillemin G.

Kynurenine pathway metabolism is involved in the maintenance of the intracellular NAD+ concentration in human primary astrocytes.

Int J Tryp Res. 2010;3:151–156.

Mach J, Midgley A, Dank S, Grant R, Bentley D.

The effect of antioxidant supplementation on fatigue during exercise: potential role for NAD+(H).

Nutrients. 2010;2:319-329.

Braidy N, Grant  R, Adams S, Guillemin G.

Neuroprotective effects of naturally occurring polyphenols on quinolinic acid-induced excitotoxicity in human neurons.

FEBS J. 2010;277:368-82.

Chen Y, Stankovic R,  Cullen K, Meininger V, Garner B, Coggan S, Grant R, Brew BJ, Guillemin GJ.

The kynurenine pathway and inflammation in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Neurotox Res. 2010;18:132-142.

Braidy N, Grant R, Guillemin G.

Mechanism for quinolinic acid cytotoxicity in human astrocytes and neurons.

Neurotox Res. 2099;16:77-86.

Grant RS, Coggan S, Smythe GA.

The physiological action of picolinic acid in the human brain.

Int J Tryp Res. 2009;2:71-79.

Braidy N, Grant  R, Brew BJ, Adams S, Jayasena T, Guillemin G.

Effects of kynurenine pathway metabolites on intracellular NAD+ synthesis and cell death in human primary astrocytes and neurons.

Int J Tryp Res. 2009;2:61-69.

Coggan S, Smythe G, Bilgin A, Grant R.

Age and circadian influences on picolinic acid concentrations in human cerebrospinal fluid.

J Neurochem. 2009;108:1220-1225.

Anderson MI, Simpson GK, Morey PJ, Mok MMC, Gosling TJ, Gillett LE.

Differential pathways of psychological distress in spouses vs. parents of people with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI): multi-group analysis

Brain Injury. 2009;23:931–943.

Grant R, Bilgin A, Zeuschner C, Guy T, Pearce R, Hokin B, Ashton J.

The relative impact of a vegetable-rich diet on key markers of health in a cohort of Australian adolescents.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17:107-115.

Braidy N, Guillemin G, Grant R.

Promotion of cellular NAD+ anabolism: therapeutic potential for oxidative stress in ageing and alzheimer's disease.

Neurotox Res. 2008;13:1-12.

Jayasena T, Grant R, Keerthisinghe N, Solaja I, Smythe G.

Membrane permeability of redox active metal chelators: an important element in reducing hydroxyl radical induced NAD+ depletion in neuronal cells.

Neurosci Res. 2007;57:454-461.