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Dr. Sarah Doyle
Assistant Professor in Immunology, Clinical Medicine
Assistant Professor in Immunology, Trinity Inst. of Neurosciences (TCIN)

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Wooff Y, Fernando N, Wong JHC, Dietrich C, Aggio-Bruce R, Chu-Tan JA, Robertson AAB, Doyle SL, Man SM, Natoli R., Caspase-1-dependent inflammasomes mediate photoreceptor cell death in photo-oxidative damage-induced retinal degeneration., Scientific reports, 10, (1), 2020, p2263 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Mulfaul K, Ozaki E, Fernando N, Brennan K, Chirco KR, Connolly E, Greene C, Maminishkis A, Salomon RG, Linetsky M, Natoli R, Mullins RF, Campbell M, Doyle SL., Toll-like Receptor 2 Facilitates Oxidative Damage-Induced Retinal Degeneration., Cell reports, 30, (7), 2020, p2209-2224.e5 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Useckaite Z, Ward MP, Trappe A, Reilly R, Lennon J, Davage H, Matallanas D, Cassidy H, Dillon ET, Brennan K, Doyle SL, Carter S, Donnelly S, Linnane B, McKone EF, McNally P, Coppinger JA., Increased extracellular vesicles mediate inflammatory signalling in cystic fibrosis., Thorax, 75, (6), 2020, p449-458 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Sarah Doyle, Matthew Campbell, Pete Humphries, Luke O'Neill,, 'Composition and Methods for the treatment of retinal degenerative disease', European Patent Office, EP2760465, 2020 Patent, 2020 URL

Ozaki, Ema and Gibbons, Luke and Neto, Nuno GB and Kenna, Paul and Carty, Michael and Humphries, Marian and Humphries, Pete and Campbell, Matthew and Monaghan, Michael and Bowie, Andrew and Doyle, Sarah L, SARM1 deficiency promotes rod and cone photoreceptor cell survival in a model of retinal degeneration, Life Science Alliance, 3, (5), 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Hudson, N. and Celkova, L. and Hopkins, A. and Greene, C. and Storti, F. and Ozaki, E. and Fahey, E. and Theodoropoulou, S. and Kenna, P.F. and Humphries, M.M. and Curtis, A.M. and Demmons, E. and Browne, A. and Liddie, S. and Lawrence, M.S. and Grimm, C. and Cahill, M.T. and Humphries, P. and Doyle, S.L. and Campbell, M., Dysregulated claudin-5 cycling in the inner retina causes retinal pigment epithelial cell atrophy, JCI Insight, 4, (15), 2019, p130273- Journal Article, 2019 TARA - Full Text DOI

Brennan, K. and Lyons, C. and Fernandes, P. and Doyle, S. and Houston, A. and Brint, E., Engagement of Fas differentially regulates the production of LPS-induced proinflammatory cytokines and type I interferons, FEBS Journal, 286, (3), 2019, p523-535 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Brennan, K. and O'Leary, B.D. and Mc Laughlin, D. and Kinlen, D. and Molloy, E.J. and Cody, D. and Paran, S. and McAuliffe, F.M. and Hogan, A.E. and Doyle, S.L., Nucleic acid cytokine responses in obese children and infants of obese mothers, Cytokine, 119, 2019, p152-158 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Duignan S, Doyle SL, McMahon CJ., Refractory Kawasaki disease: diagnostic and management challenges., Pediatric health, medicine and therapeutics, 10, 2019, p131-139 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Fahey, E. and Doyle, S.L., IL-1 family cytokine regulation of vascular permeability and angiogenesis, Frontiers in Immunology, 10, (JUN), 2019 Journal Article, 2019 TARA - Full Text DOI

Ui Mhaonaigh, A. and Coughlan, A.M. and Dwivedi, A. and Hartnett, J. and Cabral, J. and Moran, B. and Brennan, K. and Doyle, S.L. and Hughes, K. and Lucey, R. and Floudas, A. and Fearon, U. and McGrath, S. and Cormican, S. and De Bhailis, A. and Molloy, E.J. and Brady, G. and Little, M.A., Low Density Granulocytes in ANCA Vasculitis Are Heterogenous and Hypo-Responsive to Anti-Myeloperoxidase Antibodies, Frontiers in Immunology, 10, (2603), 2019 Journal Article, 2019 DOI URL URL TARA - Full Text

Giannoudaki E, Hernandez-Santana YE, Mulfaul K, Doyle SL, Hams E, Fallon PG, Mat A, O'Shea D, Kopf M, Hogan AE, Walsh PT., Interleukin-36 cytokines alter the intestinal microbiome and can protect against obesity and metabolic dysfunction., Nature communications, 10, (1), 2019, p4003 Journal Article, 2019 TARA - Full Text DOI

Elizabeth Brint, Sarah Doyle and Thomas Kamradt , IL-1 family members in health and disease, 2019, DOI 10.3389/978-2-88963-241-1pp Book, 2019 TARA - Full Text

Campbell, M. and Doyle, S.L., Current perspectives on established and novel therapies for pathological neovascularization in retinal disease, Biochemical Pharmacology, 164, 2019, p321-325 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Brint, E. and Kamradt, T. and Doyle, S.L., Editorial: IL-1 Family Members in Health and Disease, Frontiers in Immunology, 10, (2596), 2019 Journal Article, 2019 TARA - Full Text DOI

Kiva Brennan, Bobby D. O"Leary, Danielle Mc Laughlin, Eamon P. Breen, Emma Connolly, Nusrat Ali, David N. O"Driscoll, Ema Ozaki, Rebecca Mahony, Kelly Mulfaul, Aoife M. Ryan, Aine Ni Chianain, Alison McHugh, Eleanor J. Molloy, Andrew E. Hogan, Sri Paran, Fionnuala M. McAuliffe, Sarah L. Doyle, Type 1 IFN Induction by Cytosolic Nucleic Acid Is Intact in Neonatal Mononuclear Cells, Contrasting Starkly with Neonatal Hyporesponsiveness to TLR Ligation Due to Independence from Endosome-Mediated IRF3 Activation, The Journal of Immunology, 2018, pji1700956 Journal Article, 2018

2. Hudson N, Celkova L, Doyle S, Campbell M, Aberrant BMAL1 dependent claudin-5 cycling induces geographic atrophy, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2018 Jul 13;59(9):3469-., 2018 Poster, 2018

3. Chen M, Augustine J, Pavlou S, Ali I, Doyle S, Stitt AW, Campbell M, Xu H., Interleukin-33 deficiency resulted in severe neuroretinal degeneration in retinal detachment., . Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2018 Jul 13;59(9):3942-., 2018 Poster, 2018

CHAPTER 14: Biologicals in Retinal Therapy in, Therapies for Retinal Degeneration:Targetting common Processes, 2018, pp230-255 , [Connolly, E. and Doyle, S.L.] Book Chapter, 2018 DOI

Sarah Doyle, Ed Lavelle, Kieran Meade, Ciaran Harte, 'Vaccine Adjuvants', EPO, 2018 Patent, 2018 URL

Toll-Like Receptors and Age-Related Macular Degeneration in, Retinal Degenerative Diseases, 2018, pp19--28 , [Kelly Mulfaul, Maedbh Rhatigan, Sarah Doyle] Book Chapter, 2018

Connolly E, Rhatigan M, O'Halloran AM, Muldrew KA, Chakravarthy U, Cahill M, Kenny RA, Doyle SL., Prevalence of age-related macular degeneration associated genetic risk factors and 4-year progression data in the Irish population, British Journal of Ophthalmology, 102, (12), 2018, p1691 - 1695 Journal Article, 2018 URL DOI

1. Doyle S, Mulfaul K, Fernando N, Chirco K, Connolly E, Ryan T, Ozaki E, Brennan K, Maminishkis A, Salomon R, Natoli R., TLR2 bridges oxidative damage and complement-associated pathology and is a therapeutic target for age-related macular degeneration, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2018 Jul 13;59(9):3475, 2018 Poster, 2018

Theodoropoulou S, Copland D.A, Liu J, Wu J, Gardner P.J, Ozaki E, Doyle S.L, Campbell M, Dick A.D, Interleukin-33 regulates tissue remodelling and inhibits angiogenesis in the eye, Journal of Pathology, 241, (1), 2017, p45 - 56 Journal Article, 2017 DOI URL

Immunobiology of Age-related macular degeneration in, Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology, Elsevier, 2017, pp1 - 6, [Ufret-Vincenty, R.L., Doyle, S.L.] Book Chapter, 2017

4. Skipor-Lahuta, Janina, et al., "Abstracts from the 20th International Symposium on Signal Transduction at the Blood-Brain Barriers." , Fluids and Barriers of the CNS 14.Suppl 2 (2017)., 2017 Poster, 2017

7. Theodoropoulou S, Doyle S, Copland D, Liu J, Wu J, Campbell M, Dick AD. Role of interleukin 33 in neovascular age-related macular degeneration, . Role of interleukin 33 in neovascular age-related macular degeneration, The Lancet. 2016 Feb 25;387:S99., 2016 Poster, 2016

Using Confocal Microscopy to Investigate Intracellular Trafficking of Toll-Like Receptors. in, Toll Like receptors, 2016, pp65-77 , [Husebye H, Doyle SL] Book Chapter, 2016 DOI

Sarah Doyle Matthew Campbell Lucia Celkova Natalie Hudson, 'Novel strategies for treating age-related macular degeneration', EPO, 18174947.4 , 2016 Patent, 2016 URL

Ozaki E, Campbell M, Doyle S.L, Targeting the NLRP3 inflammasome in chronic inflammatory diseases: Current perspectives, Journal of Inflammation Research, 8, 2015, p15 - 27 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI TARA - Full Text

Doyle SL, López FJ, Humphries P, Adamson P, Campbell M, Author Response: The Role of IL-18 in the Treatment of AMD., Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 56, (3), 2015, p8237-8 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

8. Theodoropoulou, S. , Doyle, S. , Copland, D. , Liu, J. , Wu, J. , Campbell, M. and Dick, A., ), Interleukin 33/ST2 signaling regulates inflammatory response in choroidal stroma and ocular angiogenesis: implications for age‐related macular degeneration, Acta Ophthalmol, 93:. doi:10.1111/j.1755-3768.2015.0453, 2015 Poster, 2015

Doyle SL, López FJ, Celkova L, Brennan K, Mulfaul K, Ozaki E, Kenna PF, Kurali E, Hudson N, Doggett T, Ferguson TA, Humphries P, Adamson P, Campbell M, IL-18 Immunotherapy for Neovascular AMD: Tolerability and Efficacy in Nonhuman Primates., Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 56, (9), 2015, p5424-30 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Celkova L, Doyle SL, Campbell M, NLRP3 Inflammasome and Pathobiology in AMD., J. Clin. Med. , 4, (1), 2015, p172-192 Journal Article, 2015 TARA - Full Text DOI

Yuan H, Wilson CM, Xia J, Doyle SL, Li S, Fales AM, Liu Y, Ozaki E, Mulfaul K, Hanna G, Palmer GM, Wang LV, Grant GA, Vo-Dinh T, Plasmonics-enhanced and optically modulated delivery of gold nanostars into brain tumor., 2014 Journal Article, 2014

Campbell, M., Doyle, S., Humphries, P. , IL-18: A new player in immunotherapy for age-related macular degeneration?, Expert Review of Clinical Immunology, 10, (10), 2014, p1273-1275 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Campbell, M., Doyle, S.L., Ozaki, E., (...), Humphries, M.M., Humphries, P. , An overview of the involvement of interleukin-18 in degenerative retinopathies., Advances in experimental medicine and biology, 801, 2014, p409-415 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

7. S Doyle, PS Adamson, FJ Lopez, P Humphries, M Campbell , IL-18 promotes wound healing and has anti-angiogenic properties in the eye., Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, ARVO, Orlando, 56 (7), , 2014, pp2462-2462 Conference Paper, 2014

Doyle, SL, Ozaki, E, Brennan, K, Humphries, MM, Mulfaul, K, Keaney, J, Kenna, PF, Maminishkis, A, Kiang, AS, Saunders, SP, Hams, E, Lavelle, EC, Gardiner, C, Fallon, PG, Adamson, P, Humphries, P, Campbell, M, IL-18 Attenuates Experimental Choroidal Neovascularization as a Potential Therapy for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration, SCIENCE TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE, 6, 2014, p230- Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Stack J, Doyle SL, Connolly DJ, Reinert LS, O'Keeffe KM, McLoughlin RM, Paludan SR, Bowie AG, TRAM is required for TLR2 endosomal signaling to type I IFN induction., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950), 193, (12), 2014, p6090-102 Journal Article, 2014 DOI TARA - Full Text

Ozaki, E., Campbell, M., Kiang, A.S., (...), Doyle, S.L., Humphries, P. , Inflammation in age-related macular degeneration., Advances in experimental medicine and biology, 801, 2014, p229-235 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Doyle S.L, Adamson P, López F.J, Humphries P, Campbell M, Reply to IL-18 is not therapeutic for neovascular age-related macular degeneration, Nature Medicine, 20, (12), 2014, p1376 - 1377 Journal Article, 2014 URL DOI

Doyle SL, Adamson P, López FJ, Humphries P, Campbell M, Interleukin-18 bioactivity and dose: data interpretation at a crossroads., Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 55, (12), 2014, p8349-50 Journal Article, 2014

Doyle SL, Shirey KA, McGettrick AF, Kenny EF, Carpenter S, Caffrey BE, Gargan S, Quinn SR, Caamaño JH, Moynagh P, Vogel SN, O'Neill LA, Nuclear factor κB2 p52 protein has a role in antiviral immunity through IκB kinase epsilon-dependent induction of Sp1 protein and interleukin 15., J. Biol. Chem., 288, (35), 2013, p25066 - 25075 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text

Dowling JK, McCoy CE, Doyle SL, Benlarbi N, Canavan M, O'Neill LA, Loscher CE, Conjugated linoleic acid suppresses IRF3 activation via modulation of CD14., The Journal of nutritional biochemistry, 24, (5), 2013, p920-928 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text DOI

Kenny, E.F., Quinn, S.R., Doyle, S.L., Vink, P.M., van Eenennaam, H., O'Neill, L.A.J., Bruton's Tyrosine Kinase Mediates the Synergistic Signalling between TLR9 and the B Cell Receptor by Regulating Calcium and Calmodulin, PLoS ONE, 8, (8), 2013, part. no. e74103 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text DOI

Campbell M, Doyle SL, An eye on the future of inflammasomes and drug development in AMD., Journal of molecular medicine (Berlin, Germany), 91, (9), 2013, p1059-70 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Doyle SL, Husebye H, Connolly DJ, Espevik T, O'Neill LA, McGettrick AF, The GOLD domain-containing protein TMED7 inhibits TLR4 signalling from the endosome upon LPS stimulation., Nature communications, 3, 2012, p707 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Doyle SL, Campbell M, Ozaki E, Salomon RG, Mori A, Kenna PF, Farrar GJ, Kiang AS, Humphries MM, Lavelle EC, O'Neill LA, Hollyfield JG, Humphries P, NLRP3 has a protective role in age-related macular degeneration through the induction of IL-18 by drusen components., Nature medicine, 18, (5), 2012, p791-798 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

McCoy CE, Sheedy FJ, Qualls JE, Doyle SL, Quinn SR, Murray PJ, O'Neill LA, IL-10 inhibits miR-155 induction by Toll-like receptors., The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285, (27), 2010, p20492-20498 Journal Article, 2010 URL TARA - Full Text DOI

O'Neill LA, Bryant CE, Doyle SL, Therapeutic targeting of toll-like receptors for infectious and inflammatory diseases and cancer., Pharmacological Reviews, 61, (2), 2009, p177-97 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Palsson-McDermott E, Doyle S, McGettrick A, Hardy M, Husebye H, Banahan K, Gong M, Golenbock , Espevik T and O'Neill LAJ, TAG: a GOLD domain-containing splice variant of TRAM that negatively regulates the MyD88-independent pathway in TLR4 signaling, Nature Immunology, 10, 2009, p579 - 586 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Doyle SL, Jefferies CA, Feighery C, O'Neill LA., Signaling by Toll-like receptors 8 and 9 requires Bruton's tyrosine kinase., Journal of Biological Chemistry, 282, (51), 2007, p36953-36960. Journal Article, 2007 DOI TARA - Full Text

Doyle, SL and O'Neill LAJ, Toll-like receptors: From the discovery of NFkappaB to new insights into transcriptional regulations in innate immunity, Biochem Pharmacol., 72, (9), 2006, p1102 - 1113 Journal Article, 2006 URL DOI

Mansell A, Smith R, Doyle SL, Gray P, Fenner JE, Crack PJ, Nicholson SE, Hilton DJ, O'Neill LA, Hertzog PJ, Suppressor of cytokine signaling 1 negatively regulates Toll-like receptor signaling by mediating Mal degradation., Nature immunology, 7, (2), 2006, p148-55 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Gray P, Dunne A, Brikos C, Jefferies CA, Doyle SL, O'Neill LA, MyD88 adapter-like (Mal) is phosphorylated by Bruton's tyrosine kinase during TLR2 and TLR4 signal transduction., The Journal of biological chemistry, 281, (15), 2006, p10489-95 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Mansell, A, Simth, R, Doyle S, Gray P, Fennen JE, Crack P, Nicholson S, Hilton DJ, O'Neill LA* and Hertzog P* , Suppressor of cytokine signaling (SOCS)-1 negatively regulates Toll-like receptor signaling by targeting Mal for degradation, Nature Immunol., 7, (2), 2006, p148 - 155 Journal Article, 2006 DOI URL

Doyle S, Jefferies CA and O'Neill LA, Bruton's tyrosine kinase is involved in p65-mediated transactivation and phosphorylation of p65 on serine 536 during NF-kappa B activation by LPS, J Biol Chem., 280, (25), 2005, p23496 - 23501 Journal Article, 2005 DOI TARA - Full Text URL

Jefferies CA, Doyle S, Brunner C, Dunne A, Brint E, Wietek C, Walch E, Wirth T, O'Neill LA, Bruton's tyrosine kinase is a Toll/interleukin-1 receptor domain-binding protein that participates in nuclear factor kappaB activation by Toll-like receptor 4., The Journal of biological chemistry, 278, (28), 2003, p26258-64 Journal Article, 2003 DOI

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

3. Chen M, Augustine J, Pavlou S, Ali I, Doyle S, Stitt AW, Campbell M, Xu H, . Interleukin-33 deficiency resulted in severe neuroretinal degeneration in retinal detachment., . Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2018 Jul 13;59(9):3942-., 2018 Poster, 2018

1. K Mulfaul, E Ozaki, K Brennan, M Campbell, S Doyle, Investigating a role for Toll like receptor signaling in the pathogenesis of Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD). , Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, , ARVO, Seattle, 57 (12), (5010-5010), 2016 Conference Paper, 2016

Research Expertise

Keywords

RETINAL DEGENERATIVE DISEASES

Recognition

Representations

Member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Biochemical Pharmacology.

Awards and Honours

Elected Fellow of Trinity College Dublin 2020

ICIS Milstein Young Investigator Award recipient 2019

Royal Academy of Medicine Ireland (RAMI) Research paper award winner Ophthalmology section November 2019

TCD Technology transfer and innovation "one-to-watch" nominee 2018

Inaugral Irish Research Council (IRC) Laureate 2018

Scince Foundation Ireland (SFI) Career Development Award recipient 2016

Fritz Tobler Foundation Awardee, Retinal Degeneration (RD)2016 Sept 2016

International Society for Eye Research (ISER) Travel awardee 2016

ARVO/Genetech AMD Basic Research Fellowship 2015

Inaugral Pathfinder awardee 2015

Novartis ICO Bursary Awardee 2014

Researcher Highlight in Provost Review Annual 2014

Keystone Symposium Scholarship 2009

SFI STTF Travel Fellowship Award 2008

Memberships

Member of the Editorial Advisory Board for The Journal of Biochemical Pharmacology 2018 – present

Irish Society of Immunology

International Cytokine and Interferon Society (ICIS)

International Society of Eye Research (ISER)

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Immunometabolism Forum (IMF)

Immunology Research Forum (IRF)