With standout facilities and strong industry links, the School prepares students for careers in health and medical science.
Channel 7 TV Interview about sunscreen safety, https://www.facebook.com/7NewsAdelaide/posts/researchers-are-urging-australians-to-ignore-toxic-sunscreen-claims-and-to-keep-/2245948792102430/
Piece to camera on skin research aired on Channel 10 children's science show 'Scope', https://tenplay.com.au/channel-eleven/scope/episode-details/medical-wonders
Shedding light on sunscreens, https://www.science.org.au/curious/person/dr-amy-holmes
Doctorate in Philosophy. Biomedical Engineering Keele University
Bachelor of Forensic Science Nottingham Trent University
Excludes commercial-in-confidence projects.
Clinical toxicology of various consumer products and poisons after dermal exposure, Central Adelaide Local Health Network Incorporated, 04/07/2016 - 21/02/2017
Research since 2008 is shown below.
Open access indicates that an output is open access.
Holmes, A, Thorling, C, Liu, X, Liang, X, Wang, H, Breunig, HG, König, K, Studier, H & Roberts, MS 2018, 'Revealing interaction of dyes and nanomaterials by multiphoton imaging', in K Karsten (ed), Multiphoton microscopy and fluorescence lifetime imaging: applications in biology and medicine, Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Germany, ch. 18, pp. 345-368.
Thorling, CA, Holmes, A, Studier, H, Liu, D, Liang, X & Roberts, MS 2016, 'Multiphoton and fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy in studying nanoparticle pharmacokinetics in skin and liver', in SG Stanciu (ed.), Micro and nanotechnologies for biotechnology, InTech, Croatia, ch. 5, pp. 107-123.
Al-Mayahy, MH, Sabri, AH, Rutland, CS, Holmes, A, McKenna, J, Marlow, M & Scurr, DJ 2019, 'Insight into imiquimod skin permeation and increased delivery using microneedle pre-treatment', European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics, vol. 139, pp. 33-43.
Goreham, R V, Schroeder, KL, Holmes, A, Bradley, SJ & Nann, T 2018, 'Demonstration of the lack of cytotoxicity of unmodified and folic acid modified graphene oxide quantum dots, and their application to fluorescence lifetime imaging of HaCaT cells', Microchimica Acta, vol. 185, no. 2, pp. 128-134.
Holmes, AM, Kempson, I, Turnbull, T, Paterson, D & Roberts, MS 2018, 'Imaging the penetration and distribution of zinc and zinc species after topical application of zinc pyrithione to human skin', Toxicology and applied pharmacology, vol. 343, pp. 40-47.
Mohammed, YH, Holmes, A, Haridass, IN, Sanchez, WY, Studier, H, Grice, JE, Benson, HA & Roberts, MS 2018, 'Support for the safe use of zinc oxide nanoparticle sunscreens: lack of skin penetration or cellular toxicity after repeated application in volunteers', The journal of investigative dermatology, in press.
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Holmes, AM, Scurr, DJ, Heylings, JR, Wan, K-W & Moss, GP 2017, 'Dendrimer pre-treatment enhances the skin permeation of chlorhexidine digluconate: Characterisation by in vitro percutaneous absorption studies and Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry', European journal of pharmaceutical sciences, vol. 104, pp. 90-101.
Holmes, AM, Lim, J, Studier, H & Roberts, MS 2016, 'Varying the morphology of silver nanoparticles results in differential toxicity against micro-organisms, HaCaT keratinocytes and affects skin deposition', Nanotoxicology, vol. 10, no. 10, pp. 1503-1514.
Holmes, AM, Song, Z, Moghimi, HR & Roberts, M 2016, 'Relative penetration of zinc oxide and zinc ions into human skin after application of different zinc oxide formulations', ACS nano, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 1810-1819.
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Leite-Silva, V, Sanchez, W, Studier, H, Liu, D, Mohammed, Y, Holmes, A, Ryan, E, Haridass, I, Chandrasekaran, N, Becker, W, Grice, J, Benson, H & Roberts, M 2016, 'Human skin penetration and local effects of topical nano zinc oxide after occlusion and barrier impairment', European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, vol. 104, pp.140-147.
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Leite-Silva, VR, Liu, DC, Sanchez, WY, Studier, H, Mohammed, YH, Holmes, A, Becker, W, Grice, JE, Benson, HA & Roberts, MS 2016, 'Effect of flexing and massage on in vivo human skin penetration and toxicity of zinc oxide nanoparticles', Nanomedicine, vol. 11, no. 10, pp. 1193-1205.
External engagement & recognition
|Australian Synchrotron Company Ltd||AUSTRALIA|
|Becker and Hickl GmbH||GERMANY|
|Becker Hickl GmbH||GERMANY|
|Federal University of Sao Paulo||BRAZIL|
|Keele University||UNITED KINGDOM|
|Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences||IRAN|
|University Hospitals of Leicester Nhs Trust||UNITED KINGDOM|
|University of Central Lancashire||UNITED KINGDOM|
|University of Nottingham||UNITED KINGDOM|
|University of Queensland||AUSTRALIA|
|University of South Australia||AUSTRALIA|
|Victoria University of Wellington||NEW ZEALAND|
Supervisions from 2010 shown
|Thesis title||Student status|
|Exploring the hair follicles as targets to improve the effectiveness of antidandruff therapies||Current|
|Skin deep – understanding the transport within the skin and nail for formulation design||Completed|