Dr Leanne McKay

  • Lecturer (Life Sciences Human Life Sciences)
  • Associate (Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology)

telephone: 0141330 4490/7727
email: Leanne.McKay@glasgow.ac.uk

Publications

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Number of items: 9.

2016

Corfield, D. R. and McKay, L. C. (2016) Regional cerebrovascular responses to hypercapnia and hypoxia. In: Roach, R. C., Hackett, P. H. and Wagner, P. D. (eds.) Hypoxia: Translation in Progress. Series: Advances in experimental medicine and Biology, 3 (903). Springer US, pp. 157-167. ISBN 9781489976765 (doi:10.1007/978-1-4899-7678-9_11)

2012

Robinson, L. et al. (2012) Morphological and functional reversal of phenotypes in a mouse model of Rett syndrome. Brain, 135(9), pp. 2699-2710. (doi:10.1093/brain/aws096) (PMID:22525157) (PMCID:PMC3437019)

2010

McKay, L.C., Critchley, H.D., Murphy, K., Frackowiak, R.S.J. and Corfield, D.R. (2010) Sub-cortical and brainstem sites associated with chemo-stimulated increases in ventilation in humans. NeuroImage, 49(3), pp. 2526-2535. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2009.11.007) (PMID:19913627)

McKay, L.C., Attalla, A. and Morrell, M.J. (2010) Physiology and neural control of breathing during sleep. In: McNicholas, W.T. and Bonsignore, M.R. (eds.) Sleep Apnoea. Series: European Respiratory Society monograph series (50). European Respiratory Society, pp. 1-16. ISBN 978-1-84984-007-1 (doi:10.1183/​1025448x.00023909)

2008

McKay, L. C. and Feldman, J. L. (2008) Unilateral ablation of Pre-Bötzinger Complex disrupts breathing during sleep but not wakefulness. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 178(1), pp. 89-95. (doi:10.1164/rccm.200712-1901OC)

McKay, L. C., Adams, L., Frackowiak, R. S.J. and Corfield, D. R. (2008) A bilateral cortico-bulbar network associated with breath holding in humans, determined by functional magnetic resonance imaging. NeuroImage, 40(4), pp. 1824-1832. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.01.058) (PMID:18343687)

2005

Mckay, L. (2005) Sleep-disordered breathing after targeted ablation of preBotzinger complex neurons. Nature Neuroscience, 8(9), pp. 1142-1144. (doi:10.1038/nn1517)

2004

McKay, L., Janczewski, W.A. and Feldman, J.L. (2004) Episodic hypoxia evokes long-term facilitation of genioglossus muscle activity in neonatal rats. Journal of Physiology, 557, pp. 13-18. (doi:10.1113/jphysiol.2004.064006)

2003

McKay, L., Evans, K., Frackowiak, R. and Corfield, D. (2003) Neural correlates of voluntary breathing in humans. Journal of Applied Physiology, 95, pp. 1170-1178. (doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00641.2002)

This list was generated on Sat Nov 16 04:21:30 2019 GMT.
Number of items: 9.

Articles

Robinson, L. et al. (2012) Morphological and functional reversal of phenotypes in a mouse model of Rett syndrome. Brain, 135(9), pp. 2699-2710. (doi:10.1093/brain/aws096) (PMID:22525157) (PMCID:PMC3437019)

McKay, L.C., Critchley, H.D., Murphy, K., Frackowiak, R.S.J. and Corfield, D.R. (2010) Sub-cortical and brainstem sites associated with chemo-stimulated increases in ventilation in humans. NeuroImage, 49(3), pp. 2526-2535. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2009.11.007) (PMID:19913627)

McKay, L. C. and Feldman, J. L. (2008) Unilateral ablation of Pre-Bötzinger Complex disrupts breathing during sleep but not wakefulness. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 178(1), pp. 89-95. (doi:10.1164/rccm.200712-1901OC)

McKay, L. C., Adams, L., Frackowiak, R. S.J. and Corfield, D. R. (2008) A bilateral cortico-bulbar network associated with breath holding in humans, determined by functional magnetic resonance imaging. NeuroImage, 40(4), pp. 1824-1832. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.01.058) (PMID:18343687)

Mckay, L. (2005) Sleep-disordered breathing after targeted ablation of preBotzinger complex neurons. Nature Neuroscience, 8(9), pp. 1142-1144. (doi:10.1038/nn1517)

McKay, L., Janczewski, W.A. and Feldman, J.L. (2004) Episodic hypoxia evokes long-term facilitation of genioglossus muscle activity in neonatal rats. Journal of Physiology, 557, pp. 13-18. (doi:10.1113/jphysiol.2004.064006)

McKay, L., Evans, K., Frackowiak, R. and Corfield, D. (2003) Neural correlates of voluntary breathing in humans. Journal of Applied Physiology, 95, pp. 1170-1178. (doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00641.2002)

Book Sections

Corfield, D. R. and McKay, L. C. (2016) Regional cerebrovascular responses to hypercapnia and hypoxia. In: Roach, R. C., Hackett, P. H. and Wagner, P. D. (eds.) Hypoxia: Translation in Progress. Series: Advances in experimental medicine and Biology, 3 (903). Springer US, pp. 157-167. ISBN 9781489976765 (doi:10.1007/978-1-4899-7678-9_11)

McKay, L.C., Attalla, A. and Morrell, M.J. (2010) Physiology and neural control of breathing during sleep. In: McNicholas, W.T. and Bonsignore, M.R. (eds.) Sleep Apnoea. Series: European Respiratory Society monograph series (50). European Respiratory Society, pp. 1-16. ISBN 978-1-84984-007-1 (doi:10.1183/​1025448x.00023909)

This list was generated on Sat Nov 16 04:21:30 2019 GMT.

Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Development and maturation of the neural control of breathing.
    Medical Research Scotland
    2012 - 2016
     
  • Assessing the potential for gene therapy in Rett syndrome
    Rett Syndrome Association Scotland
    2011 - 2013
     
  • Confocal microscopic studies in Neuroscience
    Wellcome Trust
    2010 - 2013
     
  • Development and maturation of respiratory rhythm generation and chemosensitivity in mammals
    Tenovus Scotland
    2009 - 2011
     

Additional information

Invited International Presentations

  • 2007: Paris, France - Faculté de Pharmacie respiratory control seminar
  • 2006: Lake Louise, Canada - Invited speaker The Xth Oxford Conference on Modeling and Control of Breathing, 2006: Conset and dissent on respiratory rhythm generation
  • 2006: Gif-Sur-Yvette, France - C.N.R.S. respiratory rhythm seminar

Professional Learned Society

  • 2005 - present: Physiological Society - Member. Elected co-convener of Respitory Physiology Special Interest Group from 2007
  • 2002 - present: Society for Neuroscience - Member

Research Fellowship

  • 2006: Human Frontiers Science Programme short-term Fellowship
  • 2006 - 2008: Fondation pour la Recherche Medicale Fellowship