Publications and Conferences

The Conversation articles

  • Australia’s first robotic help in a hip replacement operation, April 2016. Read full article here
  • Robots in health care could lead to a doctorless hospital, Feb 2016. Read full article here
  • Digital diagnosis: intelligent machines do a better job than humans , Jan 2016. Read full article here

Peer reviewed scientific journal articles

  • Anjali Jaiprakash, William O’Callagan, Sarah Whitehouse, Ajay Pandey, Leo Wu,  Ross Crawford, Jonathan Roberts “Orthopaedic surgeon attitudes towards current limitations & the potential for robotic & technological innovation in arthroscopic surgery. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery [Hong Kong],  2017.
  • Mario Strydom, Anjali Jaiprakash, Ross Crawford, Thierry Peynot, Jonathan Roberts “Towards robotic arthroscopy:‘Instrument gap’segmentation” Australian Robotics & Automation Association, December 2016.
  • Nishant Chakravorty, Stephen Hamlet, Anjali Jaiprakash, Ross Crawford, Adekunle Oloyede, Mohammed Alfarsi, Yin Xiao & Saso Ivanovski. “Pro-osteogenic topographical cues promote early activation of osteoprogenitor differentiation via enhanced TGFβ, Wnt and Notch signaling”. Clinical and Oral Implants Research, April 2013
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Indira Prasadam, Jerry Feng, Ross Crawford, Yin Xiao. “Phenotypic Characterization of Osteoarthritic Osteocytes from the Sclerotic Zones: A Possible Pathological Role in Subchondral Bone Sclerosis”. International Journal of Biological Sciences, April 2012
  • Julia C.Young, Anjali Jaiprakash, Sridurga Mithrapabhu, Catherine Itman, Sohei Kitazawa, Kate L. Loveland. “TGFb signaling in an in vitro seminoma model.” International Journal of Andrology, March 2011

Peer reviewed scientific conference articles/abstracts

  • Anjali Jaiprakash, William O’Callagan, Sarah Whitehouse, Ross Crawford, Jonathan Roberts. “Orthopaedic surgeon attitudes towards current limitations & the potential for robotic & technological innovation in arthroscopic surgery” 75th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Orthopaedic Association, October 2015, Brisbane, Australia
  • Abigyat B Prasai, Anjali Jaiprakash, Ajay K Pandey, Ross Crawford, Jonathan Roberts, Liao Wu “Design and fabrication of a disposable micro end effector for concentric tube robots” In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision, ICARCV,  November 2016, IEEE, Phuket, Thailand.
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Mustafa Al-Abbasi, Ross Crawford. “Learning curve in Direct Anterior Approach for Total Hip Arthroplasty” 75th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Orthopaedic Association, October 2015, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Ashkan Heidarkhan Tehrani, Sanjaleena Singh, Anjali Jaiprakash & Kunle Oloyede. “Correlating flow induced shear stress and chondrocytes activity in micro-porous scaffold using computational fluid dynamics and rapid prototyping”. 23rd Annual Conference of the Australian Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering (ASBTE), 22-24 April 2014, Lorne, Victoria, Australia
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Ross Crawford, Jian Q Feng and Yin Xiao. “Role of osteocytes in osteoarthritis subchondral bone remodelling and mineral metabolism” International Chinese Musculoskeletal Research Society (ICMRS) and American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) International Chinese Musculoskeletal Research Conference. Suzhou, China. May 21-23, 2013
  • Nishant Chakravorty, Anjali Jaiprakash, Ross Crawford, Adekunle Oloyede, Saso Ivanovski & Yin Xiao. “MicroRNAs – The “missing links” in molecular regulation of implant osseointegration? An in vitro perspective.” 22nd Annual Australasian Society of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering in conjunction with 5th Indo-Australian Conference on Biomaterials, Implants and Tissue Engineering, 2nd -5th Apr., 2013, Weintal Barossa Hotel, Barossa Valley, Australia
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Nishant Chakravorty, Ross Crawford, Jian Q Feng,  and Yin Xiao “The role of osteocyte metabolism in osteoarthritis of the knee” The Prince Chrles Hospital (TPCH) Research Forum, Education Centre, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Australia. 18th-19th Oct., 2012. Rated as the top basic/translational research abstracts and nominated for the Michael Ray Basic / Translational Research Project Award
  • Nishant Chakravorty, Anjali Jaiprakash, Ross Crawford, Saso Ivanovski, Yin Xiao. “MicroRNAs targeting non-canonical Wnt/Ca2+ pathway potentially mediate osteo-inhibitory effects of pro-inflammatory cytokines”. Australian & New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society (ANZBMS). Perth 30-31Aug, 2012
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Yin Xiao, Ross Crawford, Jian Q Feng. “The bone in osteoarthritis.” The seventh Clare Valley bone meeting, South Australia 23-26 March, 2012. (Invited talk)
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Indira Prasadam, Jerry Feng, Ross Crawford, Yin Xiao. “Role of osteocytes in bone and mineral metabolism in osteoarthritic patients.” Australian & New Zealand Bone and Mineral society (ANZBMS) Gold Coast 4-8 September, 2011
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Indira Prasadam, Jerry Feng, Ross Crawford, Yin Xiao. “Altered osteocyte function in osteoarthritis: a possible pathological role in subchondral bone sclerosis.” Australian & New Zealand Orthopaedic Research Society (ANZORS), Brisbane 1-2 September, 2011
  • Julia C.Young, Anjali Jaiprakash, Sridurga Mithrapabhu, Catherine Itman,, Sohei Kitazawa, Kate L. Loveland. “TGFβ signaling in an in vitro seminoma model.” Society for Reproductive Biology Annual Conference (SRB), Adelaide 22-26 August, 2009

Peer reviewed scientific conference abstracts: Poster presentations

  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Nishant Chakravorty, Ross Crawford & Yin Xiao. “Role of osteocyte Wnt/βcatenin pathway in long term, low dose inflammation and its potential pathological role in osteoarthritis.” Second Joint meeting of The International Bone and Mineral Society (IBMS) and the Japanese Society for Bone and Mineral Research (JSBMR).Nature publishing group. Kobe Japan 28 May-1 June 2013
  • Anjali Jaiprakash, Marie-Luise Wille, Nishant Chakravorty, Ross Crawford & Yin Xiao. “An in vivo model mimicking human subchondral bone and osteocyte pathophysiological changes in osteoarthirtis.” Institute of Health & Biomedical Innovation (IHBI) Inspires Postgraduate Student Conference, 22nd-23rd Nov, 2012, Gold Coast, Australia. Winner: 1st Prize (Best Poster)
  • Nishant Chakravorty, Saso Ivanovski, Anjali Jaiprakash, Ross Crawford, Adekunle Oloyede & Yin Xiao “Micro-structured titanium implant surfaces guide osteoprogenitor cells towards osteogenic differentiation in vitro” Mater Medical Research Institute (MMRI) Stem Cell Symposium, Brisbane 30-31 May, 2012
  • Julia C.Young, Anjali Jaiprakash, Sridurga Mithrapabhu, Catherine Itman, Sohei Kitazawa, Kate L. Loveland “TGFb signaling in an in vitro seminoma model” Australian Research Council, Centre of Excellence (ARC) in Biotechnology and Development Annual Scientific Meeting. Kalorama, Australia September 2009. Winner: 1st Prize (Best Poster)

Book chapter

  • Nishant Chakravorty, Anjali Jaiprakash, Saso Ivanovski & Yin Xiao.  “Implant Surface Modifications and Osseointegration.” In Li, Qing & Mai, Yiu-Wing (Ed.) Biomaterials for Implants and Scaffolds-Springer Series in Biomaterials Science and Engineering , 2017.