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Darren R. Shafren

Picornaviral Research Unit

Discipline of Immunology and Microbiology

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

University of Newcastle



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  • Picornaviral Research Unit, Discipline of Immunology and Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Newcastle, Australia. 1999 - 2005
  • Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Newcastle, Australia. 1997 - 1998


  1. Oncolysis of human ovarian cancers by echovirus type 1. Shafren, D.R., Sylvester, D., Johansson, E.S., Campbell, I.G., Barry, R.D. Int. J. Cancer (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. Cytoplasmic interactions between decay-accelerating factor and intercellular adhesion molecule-1 are not required for coxsackievirus A21 cell infection. Shafren, D.R., Dorahy, D.J., Thorne, R.F., Barry, R.D. J. Gen. Virol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  3. Picornavirus receptor down-regulation by plasminogen activator inhibitor type 2. Shafren, D.R., Gardner, J., Mann, V.H., Antalis, T.M., Suhrbier, A. J. Virol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  4. Antibody binding to individual short consensus repeats of decay-accelerating factor enhances enterovirus cell attachment and infectivity. Shafren, D.R., Dorahy, D.J., Thorne, R.F., Kinoshita, T., Barry, R.D., Burns, G.F. J. Immunol. (1998) [Pubmed]
  5. Viral cell entry induced by cross-linked decay-accelerating factor. Shafren, D.R. J. Virol. (1998) [Pubmed]
  6. A decay-accelerating factor-binding strain of coxsackievirus B3 requires the coxsackievirus-adenovirus receptor protein to mediate lytic infection of rhabdomyosarcoma cells. Shafren, D.R., Williams, D.T., Barry, R.D. J. Virol. (1997) [Pubmed]
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