Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

2001

A Signal, from Human mtDNA, of Postglacial Recolonization in Europe

Torroni, A., Bandelt, H. J., Macaulay, V., Richards, M., Cruciani, F., Rengo, C., Martinez-Cabrera, V., Villems, R., Kivisild, T., Metspalu, E., Parik, J., Tolk, H. V., Tambets, K., Forster, P., Karger, B., Francalacci, P., Rudan, P., Janicijevic, B., Rickards, O., Savontaus, M. L. & 13 others, Huoponen, K., Laitinen, V., Koivumäki, S., Sykes, B., Hickey, E., Novelletto, A., Moral, P., Sellitto, D., Coppa, A., Al-Zaheri, N., Santachiara-Benerecetti, A. S., Semino, O. & Scozzari, R., Oct 2001, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 69, 4, p. 844-852 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
218 Citations (Scopus)

Bile bilirubin pigment analysis in disorders of bilirubin metabolism in early infancy.

Lee, W. S., McKiernan, P. J., Beath, S. V., Preece, M. A., Baty, D., Kelly, D. A., Burchell, B. & Clarke, D. J., Jul 2001, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 85, 1, p. 38-42 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Detecting errors in mtDNA data by phylogenetic analysis

Bandelt, H. J., Lahermo, P., Richards, M. & Macaulay, V., Oct 2001, In : International Journal of Legal Medicine. 115, 2, p. 64-69 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

161 Citations (Scopus)

Do the Four Clades of the mtDNA Haplogroup L2 Evolve at Different Rates?

Torronii, A., Rengo, C., Guida, V., Cruciani, F., Sellitto, D., Coppa, A., Calderon, F. L., Simionati, B., Valle, G., Richards, M., Macaulay, V. & Scozzari, R., Dec 2001, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 69, 6, p. 1348-1356 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
154 Citations (Scopus)

Fast trains, slow boats, and the ancestry of the Polynesian islanders

Oppenheimer, S. & Richards, M., 15 Aug 2001, In : Science Progress. 84, 3, p. 157-181 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Citations (Scopus)

Invited Editorial: The Mitochondrial Gene Tree Comes of Age

Richards, M. & Macaulay, V., Jun 2001, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 68, 6, p. 1315-1320 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
42 Citations (Scopus)

Slow boat to Melanesia?

Oppenheimer, S. J. & Richards, M., 8 Mar 2001, In : Nature. 410, 6825, p. 166-167 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Founding Mothers of Jewish Communities: Geographically Separated Jewish Groups Were Independently Founded by Very Few Female Ancestors

Thomas, M. G., Weale, M. E., Jones, A. L., Richards, M., Smith, A., Redhead, N., Torroni, A., Scozzari, R., Gratrix, F., Tarekegn, A., Wilson, J. F., Capelli, C., Bradman, N. & Goldstein, D. B., Jun 2002, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 70, 6, p. 1411-1420 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
113 Citations (Scopus)

In Search of Geographical Patterns in European Mitochondrial DNA

Richards, M., Macaulay, V., Torroni, A. & Bandelt, H. J., Nov 2002, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 71, 5, p. 1168-1174 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
121 Citations (Scopus)

The Making of the African mtDNA Landscape

Salas, A., Richards, M., De la Fe, T., Lareu, M. V., Sobrino, B., Sánchez-Diz, P., Macaulay, V. & Carracedo, Á., Nov 2002, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 71, 5, p. 1082-1111 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
367 Citations (Scopus)

The role of bicarbonate in regulatory volume decrease (RVD) in the epithelial-derived human breast cancer cell line ZR-75-1

Nicholl, A. J., Killey, J., Leonard, M. N. & Garner, C., 2002, In : Pflugers Archiv European Journal of Physiology. 443, 5-6, p. 875-881 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2003

A Y Chromosome Census of the British Isles

Capelli, C., Redhead, N., Abernethy, J. K., Gratrix, F., Wilson, J. F., Moen, T., Hervig, T., Richards, M., Stumpf, M. P. H., Underhill, P. A., Bradshaw, P., Shaha, A., Thomas, M. G., Bradman, N. & Goldstein, D. B., 27 May 2003, In : Current Biology. 13, 11, p. 979-984 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
102 Citations (Scopus)

Extensive Female-Mediated Gene Flow from Sub-Saharan Africa into Near Eastern Arab Populations

Richards, M., Rengo, C., Cruciani, F., Gratrix, F., Wilson, J. F., Scozzari, R., Macaulay, V. & Torroni, A., Apr 2003, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 72, 4, p. 1058-1064 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
94 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of Native American Founder mtDNAs Through the Analysis of Complete mtDNA Sequences: Some Caveats

Bandelt, H. J., Herrnstadt, C., Yao, Y. G., Kong, Q. P., Kivisild, T., Rengo, C., Scozzari, R., Richards, M., Villems, R., Macaulay, V., Howell, N., Torroni, A. & Zhang, Y. P., Nov 2003, In : Annals of Human Genetics. 67, 6, p. 512-524 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
87 Citations (Scopus)

Palaeolithic radiocarbon chronology: Quantifying our confidence beyond two half-lives

Pettitt, P. B., Davies, W., Gamble, C. S. & Richards, M. B., Dec 2003, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 30, 12, p. 1685-1693 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

117 Citations (Scopus)

Safe management of the contaminated land inventory, Sellafield, UK

Grundy, C., Humphreys, P. & Strong, R., 1 Jan 2003, In : Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. 88, p. 871 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

The Neolithic Invasion of Europe

Richards, M., Oct 2003, In : Annual Review of Anthropology. 32, p. 135-162 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

94 Citations (Scopus)
2004

MtDNA evidence for a genetic bottleneck in the early history of the Ashkenazi Jewish population

Behar, D. M., Hammer, M. F., Garrigan, D., Villems, R., Bonne-Tamir, B., Richards, M., Gurwitz, D., Rosengarten, D., Kaplan, M., Della Pergola, S., Quintana-Murci, L. & Skorecki, K., May 2004, In : European Journal of Human Genetics. 12, 5, p. 355-364 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
62 Citations (Scopus)

Subdividing mtDNA haplogroup H based on coding-region polymorphisms—a study in Iberia

Pereira, L., Richards, M., Alonso, A., Albarrán, C., Garcia, O., Macaulay, V. & Amorim, A., Apr 2004, In : International Congress Series. 1261, C, p. 416-418 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

The African Diaspora: Mitochondrial DNA and the Atlantic Slave Trade

Salas, A., Richards, M., Lareu, M. V., Scozzari, R., Coppa, A., Torroni, A., Macaulay, V. & Carracedo, A., Mar 2004, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 74, 3, p. 454-465 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
189 Citations (Scopus)

The mitochondrial DNA tree and forensic science

Richards, M., Apr 2004, In : International Congress Series. 1261, C, p. 91-93 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Assessing the potential of short rotation coppice (SRC) for cleanup of radionuclide-contaminated sites

Dutton, M. V. & Humphreys, P. N., Oct 2005, In : International Journal of Phytoremediation. 7, 4, p. 279-293 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Single, rapid coastal settlement of Asia revealed by analysis of complete mitochondrial genomes

Macaulay, V., Hill, C., Achilli, A., Rengo, C., Clarke, D., Meehan, W., Blackburn, J., Semino, O., Scozzari, R., Cruciani, F., Taha, A., Shaari, N. K., Raja, J. M., Ismail, P., Zainuddin, Z., Goodwin, W., Bulbeck, D., Bandelt, H. J., Oppenheimer, S., Torroni, A. & 1 others, Richards, M., 13 May 2005, In : Science. 308, 5724, p. 1034-1036 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

516 Citations (Scopus)

Tracing modern human origins [1] (multiple letters)

Harpending, H., Eswaran, V., Macaulay, V., Hill, C., Achilli, A., Rengo, C., Clarke, D., Meehan, W., Blackburn, J., Semino, O., Scozzari, R., Cruciani, F., Taha, A., Shaari, N. K., Raja, J. M., Ismail, P., Zainuddin, Z., Goodwin, W., Bulbeck, D., Bandelt, H. J. & 10 others, Oppenheimer, S., Torroni, A., Richards, M., Thangaraj, K., Chaubey, G., Kivisild, T., Reddy, A. G., Singh, V. K., Rasalkar, A. A. & Singh, L., 23 Sep 2005, In : Science. 309, 5743, p. 1995-1997 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular biological detection of anaerobic gut fungi (Neocallimastigales) from landfill sites

Lockhart, R. J., Van Dyke, M. I., Beadle, I. R., Humphreys, P. & McCarthy, A. J., Aug 2006, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 72, 8, p. 5659-5661 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Phylogeography and ethnogenesis of aboriginal Southeast Asians

Hill, C., Soares, P., Mormina, M., Macaulay, V., Meehan, W., Blackburn, J., Clarke, D., Raja, J. M., Ismail, P., Bulbeck, D., Oppenheimer, S. & Richards, M., Dec 2006, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 23, 12, p. 2480-2491 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

110 Citations (Scopus)
2007

A mitochondrial stratigraphy for Island Southeast Asia

Hill, C., Soares, P., Mormina, M., Macaulay, V., Clarke, D., Blumbach, P. B., Vizuete-Forster, M., Forster, P., Bulbeck, D., Oppenheimer, S. & Richards, M., Jan 2007, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 80, 1, p. 29-43 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

167 Citations (Scopus)

Epigenetic modification of the renin-angiotensin system in the fetal programming of hypertension

Bogdarina, I., Welham, S., King, P. J., Burns, S. P. & Clark, A. J. L., 2 Mar 2007, In : Circulation Research. 100, 4, p. 520-526 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

360 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolic acidosis and other determinants of hemoglobin-oxygen dissociation in severe childhood Plasmodium falciparum malaria

Sasi, P., Burns, S. P., Waruiru, C., English, M., Hobson, C. L., King, C. G., Mosobo, M., Beech, J. S., Iles, R. A., Boucher, B. J. & Cohen, R. D., Aug 2007, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 77, 2, p. 256-260 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)
2008

The Ocean-Sea Ice-Atmosphere (OSA) interface in the Southern Beaufort Sea

Barber, D. G., Hwang, B., Iacozza, J., Galley, R., Hanesiak, J., Papakyriakou, T. & Lukovich, J., 2008, Physical and Biological Processes of the Ocean-Sea Ice-Atmophere System in the Southern Beaufort Sea. Winnipeg, Canada: Aboriginal Issue Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

Kinetics of phase separation of oat β-glucan/whey protein isolate binary mixtures

Kontogiorgos, V., Tosh, S. M. & Wood, P. J., Sep 2009, In : Food Biophysics. 4, 3, p. 240-247 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical computation of relaxation spectra from mechanical measurements in biopolymers

Kontogiorgos, V., Jiang, B. & Kasapis, S., 1 Jan 2009, In : Food Research International. 42, 1, p. 130-136 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Structurally diverse peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor agonists induce apoptosis in human uro-epithelial cells by a receptor-independent mechanism involving store-operated calcium channels

Chopra, B., Georgopoulos, N. T., Nicholl, A., Hinley, J., Oleksiewicz, M. B. & Southgate, J., 1 Oct 2009, In : Cell Proliferation. 42, 5, p. 688-700 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

The development and use of T2GGM: A gas modelling code for the postclosure safety assessment of OPG's proposed L&ILW deep geologic repository, Canada

Suckling, P., Calder, N., Humphreys, P., King, F. & Leung, H., 2009, ASME 2009 12th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management, ICEM2009. Vol. 1. p. 29-38 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Calculation of relaxation spectra from mechanical spectra in MATLAB

Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Dec 2010, In : Polymer Testing. 29, 8, p. 1021-1025 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Differential Regulation of Growth-Promoting Signalling Pathways by E-Cadherin

Georgopoulos, N. T., Kirkwood, L. A., Walker, D. C. & Southgate, J., 26 Oct 2010, In : PLoS One. 5, 10, 12 p., e13621.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)

Fibronectin Structure: A New Piece of the Puzzle Emerges

Bingham, R. J. & Potts, J. R., Jun 2010, In : Structure. 18, 6, p. 660-661 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

3 Citations (Scopus)

Gas generation model for OPG's low and intermediate level radioactive waste deep geologic repository

Sedor, K., Suckling, P., Humphreys, P. & King, F., 2010, Canadian Nuclear Society - 31st Annual Conference of the Canadian Nuclear Society and 34th CNS/CNA Student Conference 2010. Vol. 2. p. 1644-1655 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Method for the generation of a skin model and skin model

Eckl, K. & Hennies, H., 2010, 1 Apr 2009, Priority date 27 Oct 2010, Priority No. EP2243825A1

Research output: Patent

Polysaccharide determination in protein/polysaccharide mixtures for phase-diagram construction

Agbenorhevi, J. K. & Kontogiorgos, V., 23 Jul 2010, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 81, 4, p. 849-854 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature dependence of relaxation spectra for highly hydrated gluten networks

Kontogiorgos, V. & Kasapis, S., 1 Jul 2010, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 52, 1, p. 100-105 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2011

A computational model of the LGI1 protein suggests a common binding site for ADAM proteins

Leonardi, E., Andreazza, S., Vanin, S., Busolin, G., Nobile, C. & Tosatto, S. C. E., 29 Mar 2011, In : PLoS One. 6, 3, 13 p., e18142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
30 Citations (Scopus)

Ancient voyaging and polynesian origins

Soares, P., Rito, T., Trejaut, J. A., Mormina, M., Hill, C., Tinkler-Hundal, E., Braid, M., Clarke, D. J., Loo, J., Thomson, N., Denham, T., Donohue, M., Macaulay, V., Lin, M., Oppenheimer, S. & Richards, M. B., 11 Feb 2011, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 88, 2, p. 239-247 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Citations (Scopus)

Combined use of the free volume and coupling theories in the glass transition of polysaccharide/co-solute systems

Jiang, B., Kasapis, S. & Kontogiorgos, V., 10 Jan 2011, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 83, 2, p. 926-933 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Immortalisation of Normal Human Urothelial Cells Compromises Differentiation Capacity

Georgopoulos, N. T., Kirkwood, L. A., Varley, C. L., MacLaine, N. J., Aziz, N. & Southgate, J., 1 Jul 2011, In : European Urology. 60, 1, p. 141-149 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Insects found on a human cadaver in central Italy including the blowfly Calliphora loewi (Diptera, Calliphoridae), a new species of forensic interest

Vanin, S., Gherardi, M., Bugelli, V. & Di Paolo, M., 15 Apr 2011, In : Forensic Science International. 207, 1-3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Microstructure of hydrated gluten network

Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Nov 2011, In : Food Research International. 44, 9, p. 2582-2586 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

42 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular identification of bacteria by total sequence screening: Determining the cause of death in ancient human subjects

Thèves, C., Senescau, A., Vanin, S., Keyser, C., Ricaut, F. X., Alekseev, A. N., Dabernat, H., Ludes, B., Fabre, R. & Crubézy, E., 2011, In : PLoS One. 6, 7, e21733.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Post-mortal lesions in freshwater environment

Vanin, S. & Zancaner, S., 10 Oct 2011, In : Forensic Science International. 212, 1-3, p. e18-e20 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)