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Dr Neville Gully

Neville Gully
Assistant Dean Learning and Teaching
Adelaide Dental School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Associate Professor Neville Gully
Assistant Dean Learning and Teaching, Adelaide Dental School.
Associate Professor of Oral Microbiology, University of Adelaide.

Areas of Research: Oral Microbiology, Human Oral Microbiome, Biofilms.

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Dr Neville Gully

Associate Professor Neville Gully
Assistant Dean Learning and Teaching, Adelaide Dental School.
Associate Professor of Oral Microbiology, University of Adelaide.

Areas of Research: Oral Microbiology, Human Oral Microbiome, Biofilms.

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD — email supervisor to discuss availability.

Research Collaborators:

Prof Alan Cooper, Head Centre Ancient DNA, University of Adelaide

Prof Mark Bartold, Director, Colgate Australian Clinical Dental Research Centre

Prof Grant Townsend, School of Dentistry, University of Adelaide

 

 

 

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2018 Assistant Dean Learning and Teaching University of Adelaide, Adelaide
2012 Associate Professor University of Adelaide
2010 - 2017 Assistant Dean Graduate Studies University of Adelaide
2007 - 2012 Senior Lecturer University of Adelaide
1993 - 2002 Lecturer University of Adelaide
1993 - 2002 Senior Research Officer University of Adelaide
1991 - 1992 Research Officer University of Adelaide
1979 - 1990 Technical /Sr. Technical Officer University of Adelaide

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2000 University of Adelaide Australia Doctor of Philosophy
1977 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Science Honours
1976 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Science

Research Interests

Journals

Year Citation
2018 Gatej, S., Marino, V., Bright, R., Fitzsimmons, T., Gully, N., Zilm, P., . . . Bartold, P. (2018). Probiotic Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG prevents alveolar bone loss in a mouse model of experimental periodontitis. Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 45(2), 204-212.
DOI Scopus1 WoS1 Europe PMC1
2017 Weyrich, L., Duchene, S., Soubrier, J., Arriola, L., Llamas, B., Breen, J., . . . Cooper, A. (2017). Neanderthal behaviour, diet, and disease inferred from ancient DNA in dental calculus. Nature, 544(7650), 357-361.
DOI Scopus23 WoS15 Europe PMC10
2014 Gully, N., Bright, R., Marino, V., Marchant, C., Cantley, M., Haynes, D., . . . Bartold, M. (2014). Porphyromonas gingivalis peptidylarginine deiminase, a key contributor in the pathogenesis of experimental periodontal disease and experimental arthritis. PLoS One, 9(6), e100838-1-e100838-12.
DOI Scopus27 WoS26 Europe PMC20
2013 Abdullah, S., Farmer, E., Spargo, L., Logan, R., & Gully, N. (2013). Porphyromonas gingivalis peptidylarginine deiminase substrate specificity. Anaerobe, 23, 102-108.
DOI Scopus20 WoS16 Europe PMC16
2012 Seet, A., Zilm, P., Gully, N., & Cathro, P. (2012). Qualitative comparison of sonic or laser energisation of 4% sodium hypochlorite on an Enterococcus faecalis biofilm grown in vitro. Australian Endodontic Journal, 38(3), 100-106.
DOI Scopus10 WoS8 Europe PMC5
2012 Chew, J., Zilm, P., Fuss, J., & Gully, N. (2012). A proteomic investigation of Fusobacterium nucleatum alkaline-induced biofilms. BMC Microbiology, 12(1), 1-14.
DOI Scopus3 WoS12 Europe PMC10
2009 Knight, G., McIntyre, J., Craig, G., Mulyani., & Zilm, P. (2009). Inability to form a biofilm of Streptococcus mutans on silver fluoride- and potassium iodide-treated demineralized dentin. Quintessence International, 40(2), 155-161.
Scopus30 WoS23 Europe PMC15
2009 Townsend, G., Hughes, T., Mihailidis, S., Bockmann, M., Richards, L., Gully, N., . . . Seow, K. (2009). Primary tooth emergence in Australian singletons and twins. HOMO-JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE HUMAN BIOLOGY, 60(3), 289-290.
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2007 Hughes, T., Bockmann, M., Seow, W., Gotjamanos, T., Gully, N., Richards, L., & Townsend, G. (2007). Strong genetic control of emergence of human primary incisors. Journal of Dental Research, 86(12), 1160-1165.
DOI Scopus42 WoS41 Europe PMC27
2007 Knight, G., McIntyre, J., Craig, G., Mulyani., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (2007). An in vitro investigation of marginal dentine caries abutting composite resin and glass ionomer cement restorations. Australian Dental Journal, 52(3), 187-192.
DOI Scopus10 WoS9 Europe PMC7
2007 Knight, G., McIntyre, J., Craig, G., Mulyani., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (2007). Differences between normal and demineralized dentine pretreated with silver fluoride and potassium iodide after an in vitro challenge by Streptococcus mutans. Australian Dental Journal, 52(1), 16-21.
DOI Scopus21 WoS17 Europe PMC11
2007 Zilm, P., Bagley, C., Rogers, A., Milne, I., & Gully, N. (2007). The proteomic profile of Fusobacterium nucleatum is regulated by growth pH. Microbiology, 153 Part 1(1), 148-159.
DOI Scopus13 WoS13 Europe PMC12
2006 Townsend, G., Richards, L., Brearley-Messer, L., Hughes, T., Pinkerton, S., Seow, K., . . . Bockmann, M. (2006). Genetic and environmental influences on dentofacial structures and oral health: Studies of Australian twins and their families. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 9(6), 727-732.
DOI Scopus22 WoS20 Europe PMC15
2005 Knight, G., McIntyre, J., Craig, G., Mulyani., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (2005). An in vitro model to measure the effect of a silver fluoride and potassium iodide treatment on the permeability of demineralized dentine to Streptococcus mutans. Australian Dental Journal, 50(4), 242-245.
DOI Scopus23 WoS19 Europe PMC12
2003 Zilm, P., Gully, N., & Rogers, A. (2003). Changes in growth and polyglucose synthesis in response to fructose metabolism by Fusobacterium nucleatum grown in continuous culture. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 18(4), 260-262.
DOI Scopus5 WoS4 Europe PMC2
2002 Zilm, P., Gully, N., & Rogers, A. (2002). Growth pH and transient increases in amino acid availability influence polyglucose synthesis by Fusobacterium nucleatum grown in continuous culture. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 215(2), 203-208.
DOI Scopus9 WoS8 Europe PMC4
2001 Gully, N., & Rogers, A. (2001). The characterization of a (nutritionally important) proline iminopeptidase from Eikenella corrodens. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 16(6), 370-375.
DOI Scopus4 WoS4 Europe PMC2
1999 Rogers, A., & Gully, N. (1999). Tea tree oil as a potential antimicrobial agent in mouthrinses.. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 78(5), 949.
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1998 Rogers, A., Gunadi, A., Gully, N., & Zilm, P. (1998). An aminopeptidase nutritionally important to Fusobacterium nucleatum. Microbiology, 144(7), 1807-1813.
DOI Scopus12 WoS9 Europe PMC7
1998 Rogers, A., Chen, J., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (1998). The behavior of Fusiobacterium nucleatum chemostat-grown in glucose- and amino acid -based chemically defined media. Anaerobe, 4(2), 111-116.
DOI Scopus14 WoS18 Europe PMC16
1997 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., Gully, N., & Gunadi, A. (1997). The isolation and purification of an aminopeptidase from Fusobacterium nucleatum.. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 76(5), 946.
1997 Gully, N., & Rogers, A. (1997). Energy production and proline-aminopeptidase activity in Eikenella corrodans.. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 76(5), 946.
1996 Gully, N., & Rogers, A. (1996). Energy Production and Peptidase Activity in Eikenella Corrodens. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 139(2-3), 209-213.
DOI Scopus6 WoS5 Europe PMC4
1995 Gully, N., & Rogers, A. (1995). Some observations on the nutritional requirements of Eikenella corrodens ATCC 23834T grown in continuous culture. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 10(2), 115-118.
DOI Scopus4 WoS8 Europe PMC8
1995 GULLY, N., & ROGERS, A. (1995). ENERGY-PRODUCTION BY EIKENELLA-CORRODENS GROWN IN CONTINUOUS-CULTURE. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 74(3), 766.
1992 Rogers, A., Gully, N., Pfennig, A., & Zilm, P. (1992). The breakdown and utilization of peptides by strains of Fusobacterium nucleatum. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 7(5), 299-303.
DOI Scopus15 WoS17 Europe PMC18
1991 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., Gully, N., Pfennig, A., & Marsh, P. (1991). Aspects of the growth and metabolism of Fusobacterium nucleatum ATCC 10953 in continuous culture. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 6(4), 250-255.
DOI Scopus31 WoS32 Europe PMC25
1991 Bartold, P., Gully, N., Zilm, P., & Rogers, A. (1991). Identification of components in Fusobacterium nucleatum chemostat‐culture supernatants that are potent inhibitors of human gingival fibroblast proliferation. Journal of Periodontal Research, 26(4), 314-322.
DOI Scopus27 WoS29 Europe PMC22
1991 Rogers, A., Pfennig, A., Gully, N., & Zilm, P. (1991). Factors affecting peptide catabolism by oral streptococci. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 6(2), 72-75.
DOI Scopus6 WoS8 Europe PMC6
1990 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., Pfennig, A., & Gully, N. (1990). Some aspects of protease production by a strain of Streptococcus sanguis. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 5(2), 72-76.
DOI Scopus14 WoS11 Europe PMC12
1990 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., Gully, N., & Pfennig, A. (1990). Some aspects of arginine assimilation in a strain of Streptococcus sanguis. Current Microbiology, 20(1), 19-22.
DOI Scopus2 WoS1
1989 ROGERS, A., ZILM, P., GULLY, N., & PFENNIG, A. (1989). THE CATABOLISM OF ARGININE-CONTAINING PEPTIDES BY STREPTOCOCCUS-SANGUIS. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 68, 1686-1687.
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1989 ZILM, P., ROGERS, A., GULLY, N., & PFENNIG, A. (1989). THE CHARACTERIZATION OF ARGININE UPTAKE BY STREPTOCOCCUS-SANGUIS. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 68(4), 552.
1989 ROGERS, A., ZILM, P., PFENNIG, A., & GULLY, N. (1989). GROWTH OF STREPTOCOCCUS-SANGUIS ON CASEIN AND ITS ALPHA-S1 FRACTION. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 68(4), 552.
1988 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., Gully, N., & Pfennig, A. (1988). Response of a Streptococcus sanguis strain to arginine-containing peptides. Infection and Immunity, 56(3), 687-692.
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1988 Rogers, A. H., Zilm, P. S., Gully, N. J., & Pfennig, A. L. (1988). The response of a strain of Streptococcus sanguis to arginine-containing peptides. Infection and Immunity, 56(3), 687-692.
1987 ROGERS, A., ZILM, P., & GULLY, N. (1987). THE RESPONSE TO L-SORBOSE OF ORAL STREPTOCOCCI GROWN IN A CHEMOSTAT. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 66(4), 826.
1987 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (1987). Response to L-sorbose of oral streptococci grown in continuous culture. Caries Research, 21(3), 215-221.
DOI Scopus1 Europe PMC1
1987 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., Gully, N., & Pfennig, A. (1987). Chlorhexidine affects arginine metabolism as well as glycolysis in a strain of Streptococcus sanguis. Oral Microbiology and Immunology, 2(4), 178-182.
DOI Scopus14 Europe PMC6
1987 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (1987). Influence of arginine on the coexistence of Streptococcus mutans and S. milleri in glucose-limited mixed continuous culture. Microbial Ecology, 14(3), 193-202.
DOI Scopus15 WoS14 Europe PMC12
1986 Rogers, A., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (1986). The utilisation of arginine by oral streptococci grown glucose-limited in a chemostat. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 37(1), 9-13.
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1986 ROGERS, A., ZILM, P., MARSCHALL, R., & GULLY, N. (1986). ARGININE MODULATION OF THE GROWTH OF ORAL STREPTOCOCCI IN MIXED CONTINUOUS CULTURE. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 65(4), 476.

Conference Papers

Year Citation
1991 Rogers, A., Pilowsky, K., Zilm, P., & Gully, N. (1991). Effects of pulsing with xylitol on mixed continuous cultures of oral streptococci. In Australian Dental Journal Vol. 36 (pp. 231-235). Australia: AUSTRALIAN DENTAL ASSN INC.
DOI Scopus22 WoS15 Europe PMC12

Conference Items

Year Citation
1998 Irani, D., Pierce, A., Gully, N., Haynes, D., & Wilson, D. (1998). Eikenella corrodens surface associated material stimulates osteolytic cytokines.. Poster session presented at the meeting of JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH. AMER ASSOC DENTAL RESEARCH.
1998 Irani, D., Pierce, A., Haynes, D., Gully, N., & Wilson, D. (1998). Eikenella corrodens surface associated material stimulates osteolytic cytokines.. Poster session presented at the meeting of JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH. AMER ASSOC DENTAL RESEARCH.
1989 GULLY, N., ROGERS, A., ZILM, P., & PFENNIG, A. (1989). THE CATABOLISM OF ARGININE-CONTAINING PEPTIDES BY STREPTOCOCCUS-SANGUIS. Poster session presented at the meeting of JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH. AMER ASSOC DENTAL RESEARCH.
Research Grants Since Appointment
2003 Gully, Haynes, Rogers and Pierce. ADRF 2003 Isolation of the osteoclastogenic factor from Eikenella corrodens surface associated material.  
2002 - 2005 Rogers, Gully and Brennan NH&MRC 2002-05 Analysis of the effectiveness of a simple, inexpensive, saliva-based caries-risk test.  
2003 Zilm, Rogers and Gully.  ADRF 2003 The role of intracellular polysaccharide production in biofilm formation by Fusobacterium nucleatum.  
2004 Gully, Haynes, Rogers and Zilm. ADRF 2004 Identification of the osteoclastogenic factor from Eikenella corrodens surface associated material.  
2004 Zilm, and Gully ADRF 2004 The investigation and characterisation of the co-aggregation of Fusobacterium nucleatum grown in continuous culture.  
2004 Gully, Zilm and Clanachan. ADRF 2004 Studies on growth and metabolism of Peptostreptococcus micros.  
2004 - 2006 Haynes, Bartold, Findlay and Gully NH&MRC 2004-2006 Regulation of bone resorption in periodontal disease.  
2005 Gully and Zilm ADRF 2005 Further studies on growth and metabolism of Peptostreptococcus micros  
2005 Mahajani, Zilm and Gully ADRF 2005 Examination of the efficiency in removing bacterial contamination from Dental unit water lines using current treatment protocols. $2,000
2004 - 2005 Gully Faculty of Health Science Research Establishment Grant 2004-05 An investigation of Biofilms  
2005 - 2007 Townsend, Seow, Gotjamanos, Hughes, Gully and Richards. NH&MRC 2005-07 Tooth Emergence and Oral Streptococci colonisation: a Longitudinal study of Australian Twins  
2006 Zilm and Gully ADRF The identification of proteins whose expression is altered by growth pH in Fusobacterium nucleatum.  
2006 Bartold, Haynes, Townsend, Slade, Gully, Rogers, Zilm Foster, Gabriel, Ong, Colier and Gronthos NH&MRC Equipment Grant  
2006 - 2007 Gully and Zilm ADRF A proteomic assessment of environmental pH on Fusobacterium nucleatum biofims.   
2007 Hughes, Bockmann, Townsend and Gully. A host pathogen liability model for mutans streptococci virulence. School of Dentistry internal   
2007 Zilm and Gully ADRF The expression of cell envelope proteins by Fusobacterium nucleatum in response to growth pH.  
2007 Townsend, Seow, Gotjamanos, Hughes, Gully and Richards. ADRF The genetic basis of human tooth emergence-a twin study.  
2008 Gully, Zilm and Chew. A proteomic identification of cell envelope proteins associated with biofilm formation by Fusobacterium nucleatum. ADRF 2008  
2008 Gully, Zilm and Chew. An identification of the key regulatory enzymes involved in intracellular polyglucose metabolism by Fusobacterium nucleatum biofilms. ADRF 2008  
2009 Seet, Cathro, Zilm, McNamara and Gully. An in-vitro evaluation of the effectiveness of endodontic irritants, with and without ultrasonic activation, in the eradication of Enterococcus faecalis biofilm. ADRF 2009  
2009 Farmer and Gully. The role of Porphyromonas gingivalis derived peptidylarginine deiminase (PAD) in the citrullination of -enolase as a common link in the pathogenesis periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis. ADRF 2009  
2009 Chew, Gully and Zilm. The effects of environmental redox potential (Eh) and pH on Fusobacterium nucleatum and Porphyromonas gingivalis co-cultured biofilms. ADRF 2009  
2009 McNamara, Zilm and Gully. Identification and quantitation of periodontal pathogens by real-time polymerase chain reaction. ADRF 2009  
2010 Gully, Butler, Farmer and Marino. The contribution of Porphyromonas gingivalis peptidyl arginine deiminase to the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis. ADRF 2010  
2010 Cathro, Zilm and Gully. Proteomic analysis of cell surface proteins by Enterococcus faecalis in response to stress conditions. ADRF 2010  
2010 Stenhouse, Cathro, Zilm and Gully. The investigation of an Enterococcus faecalis biofilm grown on dentine and its resistance to alkaline pH ADRF 2010  
2010 Chew, Zilm and Gully. The role of S-Layer protein in biofilm formation by Fusobacterium nucleatum in response to high growth pH. ADRF 2010  
2010 Chew, Gully, Zilm and Fuss. Validation of key regulated proteins identified by proteomic analysis in F. nucleatum biofilms ADRF 2010  
2011 Cooper, Kaidonis, Townsend, Gully, Bartold, Dobney, Higham, Richards and Lalueza-Fox. A powerful new genetic view of the recent evolutionary history of humans and their diseases ARC 2011  
2015 Gatej, Bartold and Gully. Effect of probiotic treatment in an experimental model of periodontitis. ADRF 2015  
    Program Coordination  
    Doctor of Clinical Dentistry 2010-present
    BSciDent(Hons) 2014 - present
    Year Coordination  
    2nd Year Bachelor of Dental Surgery   2002 - 2005, 2011
    3rd Year Bachelor of Dental Surgery   2006 - 2007
    Stream Coordination  
    Dental and Health Science II 1999 - 2007
    Diseases and Disorders of the Body III   2003 - 2011
    Dental Science and Practice 2 2011
    Undergraduate Teaching    
    Biochemistry Dental & Health Science II         1993 - 2010
    General & Oral Microbiology  Diseases & Disorders of the Body III   2002 - 2011
    Endodontic Microbiology Clinical Dental Practice IV.     2002 - 2006
    Macromolecules Human Biology I         2007 - 2009
    Dental Selectives  BDS4    2002 - 2010
    Dental Selectives BDS5    2005 - 2010
    Biochemistry   Human Biology BOH 1  2006 - 2007
    General Microbiology  Human Biology BOH 1   2002 -
    Oral Microbiology    Human Biology BOH 2  2003 -
    Research Elective   BOH 3    2004 - 2008
    Research Methodology  Post-graduate Core-course 2002 - 2007
    Dental School Graduate External Programs 2004 - 2005

    Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2015 Co-Supervisor Clinical and Microbiological Effects of Probiotics in Periodontitis Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mrs Simona Gatej

    Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2013 - 2017 Co-Supervisor Ancient DNA Studies of Dental Calculus Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Andrew Graham Farrer
    2010 - 2013 Co-Supervisor The Diagnosis of White Spot Lesions in Orthodontic Patients Doctor of Clinical Dentistry Doctorate Full Time Dr Balya Sriram
    2009 - 2016 Co-Supervisor Proteomic Analysis of Enterococcus faecalis Cell Membrane Proteins under Alkaline Stress Conditions Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time APrf Peter Cathro
    2008 - 2011 Principal Supervisor An Investigation of Porphyromonas gingivalis Peptidylarginine Deiminase: A Putative Virulence Factor in an Animal Model of Inflammation Master of Science in Dentistry Master Full Time Miss Syatirah Najmi Abdullah
    2008 - 2011 Co-Supervisor Evaluation of Salivary Flora Acidogenicity Under Acidic Conditions for Prediction of Cariogenic Potential During Fixed Orthodontic Treatment Doctor of Clinical Dentistry Doctorate Full Time Dr Sara Roberts
    2008 - 2011 Co-Supervisor An in-vitro Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Endodontic Irrigants, with and without Sonic and Laser Activation, in the Eradication of Enterococcus faecalis Biofilm Doctor of Clinical Dentistry Doctorate Full Time Dr Aaron Nicholas Shiao Ming Seet
    2007 - 2010 Principal Supervisor Protein Expression in Fusobacterium nucleatum ATCC 10953 Biofilm Cells Induced by an Alkaline Environment Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Dr Jactty Chew
    Position
    Assistant Dean Learning and Teaching
    Phone
    83133887
    Campus
    North Terrace
    Building
    Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences Building, floor 10
    Room Number
    WS10066.04
    Org Unit
    Adelaide Dental School

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