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Contact Details

Email
lynley.lewis@otago.ac.nz
Position
Senior Research Fellow
Department
Department of Medicine (Christchurch)
Qualifications
BSc(Hons)(Cant) MapplSc(Linc) PhD(Otago)
Research summary
Cardioendocrinology

Research

Current Roles:
  • Method development and validation of analytical methods in the CCERG Biochemistry Laboratory
  • Maintenance of quality standards and documentation to ISO15189 specifications

Research Interests:

  • Actions and interactions of vasoactive peptides in vascular cells
  • Development of immunoassays for measurement of vasoactive peptides
  • Metabolism of vasoactive peptides in vivo and in vitro

Publications

Appleby, S., Frampton, C., Holdaway, M., Chew-Harris, J., Liew, O. W., Chong, J. P. C., Lewis, L., Troughton, R., … Richards, A. M., & Pemberton, C. J. (2023). Circulating erythroferrone has diagnostic utility for acute decompensated heart failure in patients presenting with acute or worsening dyspnea. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 10, 1195082. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2023.1195082 Journal - Research Article

Lewis, L. (2022, August). Assays specific for BNP1-32 and NT-proBNP exhibit a similar performance to two widely used assays in the diagnosis of heart failure. Poster session presented at the Metabolic & Cardiovascular Disease Satellite Meeting: Queenstown Research Week, Queenstown, New Zealand. Conference Contribution - Poster Presentation (not in published proceedings)

Lewis, L. K., Raudsepp, S. D., Whitlow, J. C., Appleby, S., Pemberton, C. J., Yandle, T. G., & Richards, A. M. (2022). Assays specific for BNP1-32 and NT-proBNP exhibit a similar performance to two widely used assays in the diagnosis of heart failure. Clinical Chemistry, 68(10), 1292-1301. doi: 10.1093/clinchem/hvac126 Journal - Research Article

Wu, Z., Pilbrow, A. P., Liew, O. W., Chong, J. P. C., Sluyter, J., Lewis, L. K., Lasse, M., Frampton, C. M., … Cameron, V. A., … Richards, A. M. (2022). Circulating cardiac biomarkers improve risk stratification for incident cardiovascular disease in community dwelling populations. EBioMedicine, 82, 104170. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2022.104170 Journal - Research Article

Lewis, L., Raudsepp, S., Whitlow, J., Appleby, S., Pemberton, C., & Richards, A. M. (2022). Do more specific assays for B-type natriuretic peptides better predict heart failure in breathless patients than the currently used assays? European Heart Journal, 43(Suppl. 1), (pp. i76). doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehab849.060 Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

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