Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

2019

Rectifying long-standing misconceptions about the ρ statistic for molecular dating

Macaulay, V., Soares, P. & Richards, M., 19 Feb 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 2, e0212311.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Role of the National Governance in Disaster Preparedness in Sri Lanka

Hemachandra, K., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 14 Jan 2019, ASCENT Festival 2019: International Conference on Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience: Book of Abstracts and Proceedings. Siriwardana, C., Fernando, N., Perera, C., Randil, C., Jayasiri, G., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R. (eds.). p. 60 1 p. 106

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Selective in vitro anti-cancer activity of non-alkylating minor groove binders

Nichol, R., Khalaf, A., Sooda, K., Hussain, O., Griffiths, H., Phillips, R., Javid, F., Suckling, C., Allison, S. J. & Scott, F., 1 Sep 2019, In : MedChemComm. 10, 9, p. 1620-1634 15 p.

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Structure and physicochemical properties of Ghanaian grewia gum

Kpodo, F. M., Agbenorhevi, J. K., Alba, J., Smith, A., Morris, G. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Feb 2019, In : International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 122, p. 866-872 7 p.

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Supplementation practices, perceptions and knowledge about anti-doping among Jamaican high school athletes

Turfus, S., Smith, J., Mansingh, A., Alexander-Lindo, R. & Roopchand-Martin, S., 1 Sep 2019, In : Performance Enhancement and Health. 7, 1-2, 100145.

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Targeting GSK-3 activity promotes mitotic catastrophe via centrosome destabilisation and enhances the effect of radiotherapy in glioma models

Bruning-Richardson, A., Sanganee, H., Barry, S., Tams, D., Brend, T., King, H., Morton, R., Ward, T., Steele, L., Shaw, G., Esteves, F., Droop, A., Lawler, S. & Short, S. C., 6 Sep 2019, In : Neuro-Oncology. 21, S3, p. iii4 1 p.

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The 2015 Chileno Valley glacial lake outburstflood, Patagonia

Wilson, R., Harrison, S., Reynolds, J., Hubbard, A., Glasser, N. F., Wündrich, O., Anacona, P. I., Mao, L. & Shannon, S., 1 May 2019, In : Geomorphology. 332, p. 51-65 15 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

The genomic history of the Iberian Peninsula over the past 8000 years

Olalde, I., Mallick, S., Patterson, N., Rohland, N., Villalba-Mouco, V., Soares Da Silva, M., Dulias, K., Edwards, C., Gandini, F., Pala, M., Soares, P., Ferrando-Bernal, M., Adamski, N., Broomandkhoshbacht, N., Cheronet, O., Culleton, B., Fernandes, D., Lawson, A. M., Mah, M., Oppenheimer, J. & 75 others, Stewardson, K., Zhang, Z., Arenas, J. M. J., Moyano, I. J. T., Salazar-García, D. C., Castanyer, P., Santos, M., Tremoleda, J., Lozano, M., Borja, P. G., Fernández-Eraso, J., Mujika-Alustiza, J. A., Barroso, C., Bermúdez, F. J., Mínguez, E. V., Burch, J., Coromina, N., Vivó, D., Cebrià, A., Fullola, J. M., García-Puchol, O., Morales, J. I., Oms, F. X., Majó, T., Vergès, J. M., Díaz-Carvajal, A., Ollich-Castanyer, I., López-Cachero, F. J., Silva, A. M., Alonso-Fernández, C., de Castro, G. D., Echevarría, J. J., Moreno-Márquez, A., Berlanga, G. P., Ramos-García, P., Muñoz, J. R., Vila, E. V., Arzo, G. A., Arroyo, Á. E., Lillios, K. T., Mack, J., Velasco-Vázquez, J., Waterman, A., de Lugo Enrich, L. B., Sánchez, M. B., Agustí, B., Codina, F., de Prado, G., Estalrrich, A., Flores, Á. F., Finlayson, C., Finlayson, G., Finlayson, S., Giles-Guzmán, F., Rosas, A., González, V. B., Atiénzar, G. G., Pérez, M. S. H., Llanos, A., Marco, Y. C., Beneyto, I. C., López-Serrano, D., McClure, S. B., Pérez, M. M., Foix, A. O., Borràs, M. S., Sousa, A. C., Encinas, J. M. V., Kennett, D. J., Richards, M., Alt, K. W., Haak, W., Pinhasi, R., Lalueza-Fox, C. & Reich, D., 15 Mar 2019, In : Science. 363, 6432, p. 1230-1234 5 p.

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The role of fine sediment characteristics and body size on the vertical movement of a freshwater amphipod

Mathers, K., Hill, M., Wood, C. & Wood, P., 1 Jan 2019, In : Freshwater Biology. 64, 1, p. 152-163 12 p.

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The use of palaeoecological and contemporary macroinvertebrate community data to characterize riverine reference conditions: Determining riverine reference conditions using palaeoecological data

Seddon, E., Hill, M., Greenwood, M., Mainstone, C., Mathers, K., White, J. & Wood, P., 1 Oct 2019, In : River Research and Applications. 35, 8, p. 1302-1313 12 p.

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Topographic change and numerically modelled near surface wind flow in a bowl blowout

Smyth, T., Hesp, P., Walker, I., Wasklewisz, T., Gares, P. & Smith, A., 1 Aug 2019, In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 44, 10, p. 1988-1999 12 p.

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Transcriptome, proteome and draft genome of Euglena gracilis

Ebenezer, T. G., Zoltner, M., Burrel, A., Nenarokova, A., Novak Vanclova, A., Prasad, B., Soukal, P., Santana-Molina, C., O'Neill, E., Nankissoor, N., Vadakedath, N., Daiker, V., Obado, S., Silva Pereira, S., Jackson, A., Devos, D., Lukes, J., Lebert, M., Vaughan, S., Hampl, V. & 5 others, Carrington, M., Ginger, M., Dacks, J., Kelly, S. & Field, M., 7 Feb 2019, In : BMC Biology. 17, 1, 23 p., 11.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Transglutaminase 1 Replacement Therapy Successfully Mitigates the Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis Phenotype in Full-Thickness Skin Disease Equivalents

Plank, R., Yealland, G., Miceli, E., Lima Cunha, D., Graff, P., Thomforde, S., Gruber, R., Moosbrugger-Martinz, V., Eckl, K., Calderón, M., Hennies, H. C. & Hedtrich, S., 1 May 2019, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 139, 5, p. 1191-1195 5 p.

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Unknown mutations and genotype/phenotype correlations of autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis in patients from Saudi Arabia and Pakistan

Lima Cunha, D., Alakloby, O. M., Gruber, R., Kakar, N., Ahmad, J., Alawbathani, S., Plank, R., Eckl, K., Krabichler, B., Altmüller, J., Nürnberg, P., Zschocke, J., Borck, G., Schmuth, M., Alabdulkareem, A. S., Abdulaziz Alnutaifi, K. & Hennies, H. C., 1 Mar 2019, In : Molecular genetics & genomic medicine. 7, 3, p. e539 12 p., e539.

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Untangling Neolithic and Bronze Age mitochondrial lineages in South Asia

Silva, M., Justeau, P., Rodrigues, S., Oteo-Garcia, G., Dulias, K., Foody, G., Fichera, A., Yau, B., Rito, T., Wilson, J. F., Gandini, F., Edwards, C. J., Pala, M., Soares, P. A. & Richards, M. B., 3 Jul 2019, In : Annals of Human Biology. 46, 2, p. 140-144 5 p.

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What do our school reports really say?

Turner, K., Scott, F. & Jackson, A., 17 May 2019, In : Impact. 6

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Why does the UK need a Human Taphonomy Facility?

Williams, A., Rogers, C. & Cassella, J. P., 1 Mar 2019, In : Forensic Science International. 296, p. 74-79 6 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2018

A Centriolar FGR1 Oncogene Partner-Like Protein Required for Paraflagellar Rod Assembly, But Not Axoneme Assembly in African Trypanosomes: Trypanosome FOPL function

Harmer, J., Towers, K., Addison, M., Vaughan, S., Ginger, M. L. & McKean, P. G., 1 Jul 2018, In : Open Biology. 8, 7, 13 p., 170218.

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A Clinical and Biological Guide for Understanding Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia and Its Prevention

Dunnill, C., Al Tameemi, W., Collett, A., Haslam, I. & Georgopoulos, N., Jan 2018, In : Oncologist. 23, 1, p. 84-96 13 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Acute toxicity tests using earthworms to estimate ecological quality of compost and digestate

Pivato, A., Lavagnolo, M. C., Manachini, B., Raga, R., Beggio, G. & Vanin, S., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management. 20, 1, p. 552-560 9 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

A Life-Line for the Pedagogic Goose: Harnessing the Graduate Perspective in Arts Education

Tinker, A., Greenhough, K. & Caldwell, E., 26 Nov 2018, In : Arts. 7, 4, 12 p., 88.

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Archaeal DNA polymerases: new frontiers in DNA replication and repair

Cooper, C., Dec 2018, In : Emerging Topics in Life Sciences . 2, 4, p. 503-516 14 p., ETLS-2018-0015CR1.

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Bathing Suit Variant of Autosomal Recessive Congenital Ichthyosis (ARCI) in Two Indian patients

Sathishkumar, D., Peter, D., Pulimood, S., Wiegmann, H., Valentin, F., Thomas, M., Hennies, H. C. & Oji, V., 30 Dec 2018, In : Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine. 2018, p. 1-4 4 p., 3140473.

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Behavior of In Situ Cross-Linked Hydrogels with Rapid Gelation Kinetics on Contact with Physiological Fluids

Diryak, R., Kontogiorgos, V., Ghori, M. U., Bills, P., Tawfik, A., Morris, G. A. & Smith, A., Apr 2018, In : Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 219, 8, 6 p., 1700584.

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Cell adhesion molecule (L1CAM) and phosphorylated fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 (PFGFR1) expression positively correlates with neurological malignancies

Egbivwie, N., Cook, S., Cockle, J. V., Esteves, F., Short, S. C., Ismail, A., Humphries, M. & Bruning-Richardson, A., Oct 2018, In : Neuro-Oncology. 20, S5, p. 349 1 p.

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Decomposition pattern and insect colonization in two cases of suicide by hanging

Bugelli, V., Gherardi, M., Focardi, M., Pinchi, V., Vanin, S. & Campobasso, C. P., 2018, In : Forensic Sciences Research. 3, 1, p. 94-102 9 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Developing Cellulosic Waste Products as Platform Chemicals: Protecting Group Chemistry of α-Glucoisosaccharinic Acid

Almond, M., Suleiman Galadima, M., Hawkins, M., Winder, D., Robshaw, T., Waddoups, M., Humphreys, P. & Laws, A., Jan 2018, In : Carbohydrate Research. 455, p. 97-105 9 p.

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Do longer sequences improve the accuracy of identification of forensically important Calliphoridae species?

Bortolini, S., Giordani, G., Tuccia, F., Maistrello, L. & Vanin, S., 17 Dec 2018, In : PeerJ. 2018, 12, p. 1-18 18 p., e5962.

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Expression, Localisation and Potential Significance of Aquaporins in Benign and Malignant Human Prostate Tissue

Bründl, J., Wallinger, S., Breyer, J., Weber, F., Evert, M., Georgopoulos, N. T., Rosenhammer, B., Burger, M., Otto, W. & Rubenwolf, P., 3 Sep 2018, In : BMC Urology. 18, 1, 75.

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Extraction of the same novel homoglycan mixture from two different strains of Bifidobacterium animalis and three strains of Bifidobacterium breve.

Alhudhud, M., Sadiq, S., Ngo, H., Hidalgo-Cantabrana, C., Ruas-Madiedo, P., Van Sinderen, D., Humphreys, P. & Laws, A., 2018, In : Beneficial microbes. 9, 4, p. 663-674 12 p.

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Farming, slaving and enslavement: Histories of endosymbioses during kinetoplastid evolution

Harmer, J., Yurchenko, V., Nenarokova, A., Lukeš, J. & Ginger, M., 1 Sep 2018, In : Parasitology. 145, 10, p. 1311-1323 13 p.

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First record of Phormia regina (Meigen, 1826) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) from mummies at the Sant’Antonio Abate Cathedral of Castelsardo, Sardinia, Italy

Giordani, G., Tuccia, F., Floris, I. & Vanin, S., 4 Jan 2018, In : PeerJ. 6, e4176.

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Forensic proteomics for the evaluation of the post-mortem decay in bones

Procopio, N., Williams, A., Chamberlain, A. T. & Buckley, M., 15 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Proteomics. 177, p. 21-30 10 p.

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Fractionation and characterisation of dietary fibre from blackcurrant pomace

Alba, J., MacNaughtan, W., Laws, A., Foster, T. J., Campbell, G. & Kontogiorgos, V., Aug 2018, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 81, p. 398-408 11 p.

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Genetic Analysis of European Red Foxes Reveals Multiple Distinct Peripheral Populations and Central Continental Admixture

Statham, M. J., Edwards, C., Norén, K., Soulsbury, C. D. & Sacks, B. N., 1 Oct 2018, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 197, p. 257-266 10 p.

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Genomic Evidence of Widespread Admixture from Polar Bears into Brown Bears during the Last Ice Age

Cahill, J. A., Heintzman, P. D., Harris, K., Teasdale, M. D., Kapp, J., Soares, A. E. R., Stirling, I., Bradley, D. G., Edwards, C. J., Graim, K., Kisleika, A. A., Malev, A. V., Monaghan, N., Green, R. E. & Shapiro, B., 1 May 2018, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 35, 5, p. 1120-1129 10 p.

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Identifying novel strategies for treating human hair loss disorders: Cyclosporine A suppresses the Wnt inhibitor, SFRP1, in the dermal papilla of human scalp hair follicles

Hawkshaw, N. J., Hardman, J. A., Haslam, I., Shahmalak, A., Gilhar, A., Lim, X. & Paus, R., 8 May 2018, In : PLoS Biology. 16, 5, 17 p., e2003705.

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Inverse European Latitudinal Cline at the timeless Locus of Drosophila melanogaster Reveals Selection on a Clock Gene: Population Genetics of ls-tim

Zonato, V., Vanin, S., Costa, R., Tauber, E. & Kyriacou, C. P., 1 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Biological Rhythms. 33, 1, p. 15-23 9 p.

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KHS101 disrupts energy metabolism in human glioblastoma cells and reduces tumor growth in mice

Polson, E. S., Kuchler, V. B., Abbosh, C., Ross, E. M., Mathew, R. K., Beard, H. A., da Silva, B., Holding, A. N., Ballereau, S., Chuntharpursat-Bon, E., Williams, J., Griffiths, H. B. S., Shao, H., Patel, A., Davies, A. J., Droop, A., Chumas, P., Short, S. C., Lorger, M., Gestwicki, J. E. & 6 others, Roberts, L. D., Bon, R. S., Allison, S. J., Zhu, S., Markowetz, F. & Wurdak, H., 15 Aug 2018, In : Science Translational Medicine. 10, 454, 2718.

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MicroRNA quantitation during dendritic cell endocytosis using Imaging Flow Cytometry: key factors and requirements

Tong, Q., Zhu, Y., Zhang, D., Cai, Q., Qu, W., Cooper, C., Wang, J. & McHugh, P., 21 Nov 2018, In : Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry. 51, 2, p. 793-811 19 p., 2018MS533.

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Nuclear factor (erythroid-derived 2)-like-2 pathway modulates substance P–induced human mast cell activation and degranulation in the hair follicle

Jadkauskaite, L., Bahri, R., Farjo, N., Farjo, B., Jenkins, G., Bhogal, R., Haslam, I., Bulfone-Paus, S. & Paus, R., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 142, 4, p. 1331-1333.e8

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Organic osmolytes preserve the function of the developing tight junction in ultraviolet B-irradiated rat epidermal keratinocytes

El-Chami, C., Haslam, I. S., Steward, M. C. & O'Neill, C. A., 26 Mar 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 12 p., 5167.

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Patterns of Ancestral Animal Codon Usage Bias Revealed Through Holozoan Protists

Southworth, J., Armitage, P., Fallon, B., Dawson, H., Bryk, J. & Carr, M., 1 Oct 2018, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 35, 10, p. 2499-2511 13 p.

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Pectin Conformation in Solution

Alba, J., Bingham, R., Gunning, P., Wilde, P. & Kontogiorgos, V., 26 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 122, 29, p. 7286-7294 9 p.

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Plant behaviour from human imprints and the cultivation of wild cereals in Holocene Sahara

Mercuri, A. M., Fornaciari, R., Gallinaro, M., Vanin, S. & Di Lernia, S., 1 Feb 2018, In : Nature Plants. 4, 2, p. 71-81 11 p.

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Preparation of a Polymeric Foam: An Activity Designed to Increase Teachers' Awareness of the Utility of Condensation Polymerization

Scott, F. & Cullen, J., 13 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Chemical Education. 95, 3, p. 419-422 4 p.

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Ruthenium-containing Linear Helicates and Mesocates with Tuneable p53 Selective Cytotoxicity in Colorectal Cancer Cells.

Allison, S., Cooke, D., Davidson, F. S., Elliott, P., Faulkner, R., Griffiths, H., Harper, O., Hussain, O., Owen-Lynch, P., Phillips, R., Rice, C., Shepherd, S. & Wheelhouse, R. T., 26 Jul 2018, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 57, 31, p. 9799-9804 6 p.

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Salinity control of thermal evolution of late summer melt ponds on Arctic sea ice

Joo, H. M., Moon, W., Wells, A., Wilkinson, J., Langton, T., Hwang, B., Granskog, M. & Jones, D. R., 28 Aug 2018, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 45, 16, p. 8304-8313 10 p.

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Structure-Function Relationships in Pectin Emulsification

Kpodo, F. M., Agbenorhevi, J. K., Alba, J., Oduro, I. N., Morris, G. & Kontogiorgos, V., Mar 2018, In : Food Biophysics. 13, 1, p. 71-79 9 p.

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