Dr Charlotte Maile
Academic and research departmentsDepartment of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine.
Charlotte studied veterinary medicine at The Royal Veterinary College, London. She spent several years working in equine practice in the Cotswolds before returning to the RVC to complete a PhD researching the pathophysiology of Type 1 Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy.
After completion of her PhD, she was awarded a Morris Animal Foundation Early Researcher Fellowship to evaluate mitochondrial function in horses with exertional rhabdomyolysis.
She has a particular interest in equine muscle disorders and metabolism
- Draper ACE, Wilson Z, Maile C, Faccenda D, Campanella M, Piercy RJ. Species-specific consequences of an E40K missense mutation in superoxide dismutase 1 (SOD1). FASEB J. 2020 Jan;34(1):458-473. doi: 10.1096/fj.201901455R. Epub 2019 Nov 25. PMID: 31914665.
- Maile CA, Hingst JR, Mahalingan KK, O'Reilly AO, Cleasby ME, Mickelson JR, McCue ME, Anderson SM, Hurley TD, Wojtaszewski JFP, Piercy RJ. A highly prevalent equine glycogen storage disease is explained by constitutive activation of a mutant glycogen synthase. Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj. 2017 Jan;1861(1 Pt A):3388-3398. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2016.08.021. Epub 2016 Aug 31. PMID: 27592162; PMCID: PMC5148651.
- Stanley RL, Maile C, Piercy RJ. Storage-associated artefact in equine muscle biopsy samples. Equine Vet J. 2009 Jan;41(1):82-6. doi: 10.2746/042516408x330374. PMID: 19301587.