Sarah Bushby

Sarah BCollege: School of Pharmacy, University of Otago


Project title: Insulin kinetics in the common brushtail possum

Project description: Currently little is known about insulin in possums. This project falls into the wider scope of validating insulin as a model protein that can be incorporated into novel formulation for oral delivery to Trichosurus vulpecula.

Blood pressure was also investigated in the presence and absence of transient hyperglycemia and anaesthesia.