Prof. Lesley Jan Lluka


Academic positionAssociate Professor, Senior Lecturer, Reader
Research fieldsPharmacology,Educational Science and Educational Research
KeywordsAntidepressants, Catecholamines, Monoamine Transporters, Serotonin, Science Education

Current contact address

InstitutionUniversity of Queensland
InstituteSchool of Biomedical Sciences

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Ullrich TrendelenburgInstitut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie, Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Würzburg
Prof. Dr. Heinz BönischInstitut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Bonn
Start of initial sponsorship01/01/1981


1980Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme

Publications (partial selection)

2005WILLIAMS SM, BRYAN-LLUKA LJ & POW DV: Quantitative analysis of immunolabeling for serotonin and for glutamate transporters after administration of imipramine and citalopram. . In: Brain Res., 2005, 224-232
2003BRYAN-LLUKA LJ, BÖNISCH H & LEWIS RJ Chi-conopeptide MrIA partially overlaps desipramine and cocaine binding sites on the human norepinephrine transporter.. In: J. Biol. Chem., 2003, 40324-40329
2002Sonja Sucic, Filip A Paczkowski, Fabian Runkel, Heinz Bönisch, Lesley Jan Bryan-Lluka: Functional significance of a highly conserved glutamate residue of the human noradrenaline transporter.. In: J Neurochem, 2002, 344-354
2002Filip A Paczkowski, Heinz Bönisch, Lesley Jan Bryan-Lluka: Pharmacological properties of the naturally occurring Ala457Pro variant of the human norepinephrine transporter.. In: Pharmacogenetics, 2002, 165-173
2001Lesley Jan Bryan-Lluka, Filip A. Paczkowski, Heinz Bönisch: Effects of short- and long-term exposure to c-AMP and c-GMP on the noradrenaline transporter. In: Neuropharmacology, 2001, 607-617
1999Filip A Paczkowski, Lesley Jan Bryan-Lluka, Peter Pörzgen, Michael Brüss, Heinz Bönisch: Comparison of the pharmacological properties of cloned rat, human and bovine norepinephrine transporters.. In: J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther., 1999, 761-767
1998Lesley Jan Bryan-Lluka, Kristy James, Heinz Bönisch, Peter Pörzgen, Karen Guice, Keith Oldham: Catecholamine uptake and metabolism in rat lungs.. In: David Goldstein, Graham Eisenhofer, Robert McCarty, Catecholamines: Bridging Basic Science with Clinical Medicine. Academic Press, 1998. 353-356
1997Lesley Jan Bryan-Lluka, Heinz Bönisch: Lanthanides inhibit the human noradrenaline, 5-hydroxytryptamine and dopamine transporters.. In: Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Arch. Pharmacol, 1997, 699-706
1997Michael Brüss, Peter Pörzgen, Lesley Jan Bryan-Lluka, Heinz Bönisch: The rat norepinephrine transporter: molecular cloning from PC12 cells and functional expression.. In: Brain Res. Mol. Brain Res, 1997, 257-262