Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

2018

Sustained Bauxite Residue Rehabilitation with Gypsum and Organic Matter 16 years after Initial Treatment

Bray, A. W., Stewart, D. I., Courtney, R., Rout, S. P., Humphreys, P. N., Mayes, W. M. & Burke, I. T., 2 Jan 2018, In : Environmental Science & Technology. 52, 1, p. 152-161 10 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Tackling infiltration in paediatric glioma using histone deacetylase inhibitors, a promising approach

Jackman, L., Ago, E., Boissinot, M., Grigg, R., Esteves, F., Morton, R., Short, S. C. & Bruning-Richardson, A., Jan 2018, In : Neuro-Oncology. 20, S1, p. 19 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

The Iliac Crest in Forensic Age Estimation: Evaluation of Three Methods in Pelvis X-Rays

Bartolini, V., Pinchi, V., Gualco, B., Vanin, S., Chiaracane, G., D'Elia, G., Norelli, G-A. & Focardi, M., Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Legal Medicine. 132, 1, p. 279-288 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

The Impact of Alkaliphilic Biofilm Formation on the Release and Retention of Carbon Isotopes from Nuclear Reactor Graphite

Rout, S., Payne, L., Walker, S., Scott, T., Heard, P., Eccles, H., Bond, G., Shah, P., Bills, P., Jackson, B. R., Boxall, S. A., Laws, A., Charles, C., Williams, S. J. & Humphreys, P., 13 Mar 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 9 p., 4455.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The influence of alcohol content variation in UK packaged beers on the uncertainty of calculations using the Widmark Equation

Maskell, P., Holmes, C., Huismann, M., Reid, S., Carr, M., Jones, B. & Maskell, D., 1 Jul 2018, In : Science and Justice. 58, 4, p. 271-275 5 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

The Paleo-Indian Entry into South America According to Mitogenomes

Brandini, S., Bergamaschi, P., Cerna, M. F., Gandini, F., Bastaroli, F., Bertolini, E., Cereda, C., Ferretti, L., Gomez-Carballa, A., Battaglia, V., Salas, A., Semino, O., Achilli, A., Olivieri, A. & Torroni, A., 1 Feb 2018, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 35, 2, p. 299-311 13 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Time-dependent neuronal changes associated with craving in opioid dependence: an FMRI study

Murphy, A., Lubman, D. I., McKie, S., Bijral, P. S., Peters, L. A., Holmes, S. E., Anderson, I. M., Deakin, B. & Elliott, R., Sep 2018, In : Addiction Biology. 23, 5, p. 1168-1178 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Topically Applied Nicotinamide Inhibits Human Hair Follicle Growth ex vivo

Haslam, I. S., Hardman, J. A. & Paus, R., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 138, 6, p. 1420-1422 3 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2017

A Case of Insect Colonization Before the Death

Vanin, S., Bonizzoli, M., Migliaccio, M. L., Buoninsegni, L. T., Bugelli, V., Pinchi, V. & Focardi, M., Nov 2017, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 62, 6, p. 1665-1667 3 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic chronology for the Indian Subcontinent points to heavily sex-biased dispersals

Silva, M., Oliveira, M., Vieira, D., Brandão, A., Rito, T., Pereira, J. B., Fraser, R. M., Hudson, B., Gandini, F., Edwards, C., Pala, M., Koch, J., Wilson, J. F., Pereira, L., Richards, M. B. & Soares, P., 23 Mar 2017, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 17, 1, p. 1-18 18 p.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

A Genome-wide Association Study of Dupuytren Disease Reveals 17 Additional Variants Implicated in Fibrosis

Ng, M., Thakkar, D., Southam, L., Werker, P. M., Ophoff, R., Becker, K., Nothnagel, M., Franke, A., Nürnberg, P., Espirito-Santo, A. I., Izadi, D., Hennies, H., Nanchahal, J., Zeggini, E. & Furniss, D., 7 Sep 2017, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 101, 3, p. 417-427 11 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

An iron-catalysed C-C bond-forming spirocyclization cascade providing sustainable access to new 3D heterocyclic frameworks

Adams, K., Ball, A. K., Birkett, J., Brown, L., Chappell, B., Gill, D. M., Lo, P. K. T., Patmore, N. J., Rice, C. R., Ryan, J., Raubo, P. & Sweeney, J. B., 1 Apr 2017, In : Nature Chemistry. 9, 4, p. 396-401 6 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

A novel mammalian glucokinase exhibiting exclusive inorganic polyphosphate dependence in the cell nucleus

Ali, A., Wathes, D. C., Swali, A., Burns, H. & Burns, S., 1 Dec 2017, In : Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports. 12, p. 151-157 7 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

A novel rhamnose-rich hetero-exopolysaccharide isolated from Lactobacillus paracasei DG activates THP-1 human monocytic cells

Balzaretti, S., Taverniti, V., Guglielmetti, S., Fiore, W., Minuzzo, M., Ngo, H. N., Ngere, J. B., Sadiq, S., Humphreys, P. N. & Laws, A. P., 1 Jan 2017, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 83, 2, p. AEM.02702-16 28 p.

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44 Citations (Scopus)

A redox state-dictated signalling pathway deciphers the malignant cell specificity of CD40-mediated apoptosis

Dunnill, C. J., Ibraheem, K., Mohamed, A., Southgate, J. & Georgopoulos, N. T., 2017, In : Oncogene. 36, p. 2515-2528 14 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

A six-gene phylogeny provides new insights into choanoflagellate evolution

Carr, M., Richter, D. J., Fozouni, P., Smith, T. J., Jeuck, A., Leadbeater, B. S. C. & Nitsche, F., Feb 2017, In : Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 107, p. 166-178 13 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond the "Code": A Guide to the Description and Documentation of Biodiversity in Ciliated Protists (Alveolata, Ciliophora)

Warren, A., Patterson, D. J., Dunthorn, M., Clamp, J. C., Achilles-day, U. E. M., Aescht, E., Al-farraj, S. A., Al-quraishy, S., Al-rasheid, K., Carr, M., Day, J. G., Dellinger, M., El-serehy, H. A., Fan, Y., Gao, F., Gao, S., Gong, J., Gupta, R., Hu, X., Kamra, K. & 36 others, Langlois, G., Lin, X., Lipscomb, D., Lobban, C. S., Luporini, P., Lynn, D. H., Ma, H., Macek, M., Mackenzie-dodds, J., Makhija, S., Mansergh, R. I., Martín-cereceda, M., Mcmiller, N., Montagnes, D. J. S., Nikolaeva, S., Ong'ondo, G. O., Pérez-uz, B., Purushothaman, J., Quintela-alonso, P., Rotterová, J., Santoferrara, L., Shao, C., Shen, Z., Shi, X., Song, W., Stoeck, T., La Terza, A., Vallesi, A., Wang, M., Weisse, T., Wiackowski, K., Wu, L., Xu, K., Yi, Z., Zufall, R. & Agatha, S., Jul 2017, In : Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology.

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39 Citations (Scopus)

Bis-picolinamide Ruthenium(III) Dihalide Complexes: Dichloride-to-Diiodide Exchange Generates Single trans Isomers with High Potency and Cancer Cell Selectivity

Basri, A. M., Lord, R. M., Allison, S. J., Rodríguez-Bárzano, A., Lucas, S. J., Janeway, F. D., Shepherd, H. J., Pask, C. M., Phillips, R. M. & McGowan, P. C., 5 May 2017, In : Chemistry - A European Journal. 23, 26, p. 6341-6356 16 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Chronobiological Studies on Body Search, Oviposition and Emergence of Megaselia Scalaris (Diptera, Phoridae) in Controlled Conditions

Bostock, E., Green, E. W., Kyriacou, C. P. & Vanin, S., Jun 2017, In : Forensic Science International. 275, p. 155-159 5 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Commensal-derived OMVs Elicit a Mild Proinflammatory Response in Intestinal Epithelial Cells

Patten, D. A., Hussein, E., Davies, S. P., Humphreys, P. & Collett, A., 22 May 2017, In : Microbiology. 163, 5, p. 702-711 10 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

COMPOSITION AND APPARATUS FOR TREATMENT OF CHEMOTHERAPY INDUCED ALOPECIA

Georgopoulos, N., 28 Dec 2017, IPC No. A61F7/10; A61K31/198; A61K31/352;, Patent No. WO2017220998A1, Priority No. GB201610910A·2016-06-22

Research output: Patent

Ecological Risk Assessment of Agricultural Soils for the Definition of Soil Screening Values: A Comparison Between Substance-Based and Matrix-Based Approaches

Vanin, S., Pivato, A., Lavagnolo, M. C., Manachini, B., Raga, R. & Beggio, G., 3 Apr 2017, In : Heliyon. 3, 4, e00284.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Effective Immunological Guidance of Genetic Analyses Including Exome Sequencing in Patients Evaluated for Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis

Ammann, S., Lehmberg, K., Zur Stadt, U., Klemann, C., Janka, G., Wustrau, K., Rakhmanov, M., Fuchs, I., Hennies, H. & Ehl, S., Nov 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Immunology. 37, 8, p. 770-780 11 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

Entomotoxicology in Burnt Bodies: A Case of Maternal Filicide-Suicide by Fire

Bugelli, V., Papi, L., Stefanelli, F., Chericoni, S., Giusiani, M., Vanin, S. & Campobasso, C. P., Sep 2017, In : International Journal of Legal Medicine. 131, 5, p. 1299-1306 8 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of minor groove binders (MGBs) as novel anti-mycobacterial agents and the effect of using non-ionic surfactant vesicles as a delivery system to improve their efficacy

Hlaka, L., Rosslee, M-J., Ozturk, M., Kumar, S., Parihar, S. P., Brombacher, F., Khalaf, A. I., Carter, K. C., Scott, F. J., Suckling, C. J. & Guler, R., 1 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 72, 12, p. 3334-3341 8 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution in action: the 67 000-generation experiment

Bryk, J., 2 Oct 2017, Science in School, 41, p. 24-29 6 p.

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Evolution in action: pathogens

Bryk, J., 8 Dec 2017, Science in School, 42, p. 8-13 6 p.

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First Records of Synthesiomyia Nudiseta (Diptera: Muscidae) from Forensic Cases in Italy

Lo Pinto, S., Giordani, G., Tuccia, F., Ventura, F. & Vanin, S., Jul 2017, In : Forensic Science International. 276, p. e1-e7 7 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Floc Formation Reduces the pH Stress Experienced by Microorganisms Living in Alkaline Environments

Charles, C. J., Rout, S. P., Patel, K. A., Akbar, S., Laws, A. P., Jackson, B. R., Boxall, S. A. & Humphreys, P. N., 1 Mar 2017, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 83, 6, 32 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Forensic Science Education and Training: A Tool-kit for Lecturers and Practitioner Trainers

Williams, A., Cassella, J. P. & Maskell, P., 2017, Wiley-Blackwell. 344 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

How Modern and Ancient Genomic Analyses Can Reveal Complex Domestic Histories Using Cattle as a Case Study

Edwards, C., MacHugh, D. & Magee, D. A., 3 Oct 2017, Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Biodiversity. Hunter, D., Guarino, L., Spillane, C. & McKeown, P. C. (eds.). Routledge, p. 30-44 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

KLB, encoding β‐Klotho, is mutated in patients with congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism

Xu, C., Messina, A., Somm, E., Miraoui, H., Kinnunen, T., Acierno, J., Niederländer, N. J., Bouilly, J., Dwyer, A. A., Sidis, Y., Cassatella, D., Sykiotis, G. P., Quinton, R., De Geyter, C., Dirlewanger, M., Schwitzgebel, V., Cole, T. R., Toogood, A. A., Kirk, J. M., Plummer, L. & 6 others, Albrecht, U., Crowley, W. F., Mohammadi, M., Tena‐sempere, M., Prevot, V. & Pitteloud, N., 1 Aug 2017, In : EMBO Molecular Medicine. 9, 10, p. 1379-1397 9 p.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Linear Viscoelasticity of Gluten: Decoupling of Relaxation Mechanisms

Kontogiorgos, V., May 2017, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 75, p. 286-295 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Livestock Trade during the Early Roman Period: First Clues from the Trading Post of Empúries (Catalonia)

Colominas, L. & Edwards, C., Mar 2017, In : International Journal of Osteoarchaeology. 27, 2, p. 167-179 13 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Mesoscopic structure of pectin in solution

Alba, K., Bingham, R. J. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Jun 2017, In : Biopolymers. 107, 6, 8 p., e23016.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Minor Groove Binders for DNA as Antitypanosomal Agents: the Veterinary Context

Suckling, C. J., Khalaf, A. I., Scott, F., Gillingwater, K., Morrison, L., De Koning, H. P., Giordani, F. & Barrett, M., 1 Nov 2017, 3rd International Electronic Conference on Medicinal Chemistry.

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Mitogenome Diversity in Sardinians: A Genetic Window onto an Island's Past

Olivieri, A., Sidore, C., Achilli, A., Angius, A., Posth, C., Furtwängler, A., Brandini, S., Capodiferro, M. R., Gandini, F., Zoledziewska, M., Pitzalis, M., Maschio, A., Busonero, F., Lai, L., Skeates, R., Gradoli, M. G., Beckett, J., Marongiu, M., Mazzarello, V., Marongiu, P. & 12 others, Rubino, S., Rito, T., Macaulay, V., Semino, O., Pala, M., Abecasis, G. R., Schlessinger, D., Conde-Sousa, E., Soares, P., Richards, M. B., Cucca, F. & Torroni, A., 1 May 2017, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 34, 5, p. 1230-1239 10 p.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling and fundamental aspects of structural relaxation in high-solid hydrocolloid systems

Kontogiorgos, V. & Kasapis, S., Jul 2017, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 68, p. 232-237 6 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Morphological alterations in two siblings with autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis associated with CYP4F22 mutations

Gruber, R., Rainer, G., Weiss, A., Udvardi, A., Thiele, H., Eckl, K. M., Schupart, R., Nürnberg, P., Zschocke, J., Schmuth, M., Volc-platzer, B. & Hennies, H., Apr 2017, In : British Journal of Dermatology. 176, 4, p. 1068-1073 6 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

N- and C-terminal truncations to enhance protein solubility and crystallization: Predicting protein domain boundaries with bioinformatics tools

Cooper, C. D. O. & Marsden, B. D., 4 May 2017, Heterologous Gene Expression in E.coli: Methods and Protocols. Burgess-Brown, N. A. (ed.). Humana Press Inc., p. 11-31 21 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1586).

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Origin and spread of human mitochondrial DNA haplogroup U7

Sahakyan, H., Kashani, B. H., Tamang, R., Kushniarevich, A., Francis, A., Costa, M. D., Pathak, A. K., Khachatryan, Z., Sharma, I., Van Oven, M., Parik, J., Hovhannisyan, H., Metspalu, E., Pennarun, E., Karmin, M., Tamm, E., Tambets, K., Bahmanimehr, A., Reisberg, T., Reidla, M. & 59 others, Achilli, A., Olivieri, A., Gandini, F., Perego, U. A., Al-Zahery, N., Houshmand, M., Sanati, M. H., Soares, P., Rai, E., Šarac, J., Šarić, T., Sharma, V., Pereira, L., Fernandes, V., Černý, V., Farjadian, S., Singh, D. P., Azakli, H., Üstek, D., Trofimova, N. E., Kutuev, I., Litvinov, S., Bermisheva, M., Khusnutdinova, E. K., Rai, N., Singh, M., Singh, V. K., Reddy, A. G., Tolk, H. V., Cvjetan, S., Lauc, L. B., Rudan, P., Michalodimitrakis, E. N., Anagnou, N. P., Pappa, K. I., Golubenko, M. V., Orekhov, V., Borinskaya, S. A., Kaldma, K., Schauer, M. A., Simionescu, M., Gusar, V., Grechanina, E., Govindaraj, P., Voevoda, M., Damba, L., Sharma, S., Singh, L., Semino, O., Behar, D. M., Yepiskoposyan, L., Richards, M. B., Metspalu, M., Kivisild, T., Thangaraj, K., Endicott, P., Chaubey, G., Torroni, A. & Villems, R., 7 Apr 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 46044.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidative Damage Control in a Human (Mini-) Organ: Nrf2 Activation Protects against Oxidative Stress-Induced Hair Growth Inhibition

Haslam, I. S., Jadkauskaite, L., Szabó, I. L., Staege, S., Hesebeck-brinckmann, J., Jenkins, G., Bhogal, R. K., Lim, F., Farjo, N., Farjo, B., Bíró, T., Schäfer, M. & Paus, R., Feb 2017, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 137, 2, p. 295-304 10 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidative Stress Management in the Hair Follicle: Could Targeting NRF2 Counter Age-Related Hair Disorders and Beyond?

Jadkauskaite, L., Coulombe, P. A., Schäfer, M., Dinkova-Kostova, A. T., Paus, R. & Haslam, I., Aug 2017, In : BioEssays. 39, 8, 9 p., 1700029.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Pectin at the oil-water interface: Relationship of molecular composition and structure to functionality

Alba, K. & Kontogiorgos, V., Jul 2017, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 68, p. 211-218 8 p.

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51 Citations (Scopus)

Pectin isolation and characterization from six okra genotypes

Kpodo, F. M., Agbenorhevi, J. K., Alba, K., Bingham, R. J., Oduro, I. N., Morris, G. A. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Nov 2017, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 72, p. 323-330 8 p.

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54 Citations (Scopus)

Preclinical anti-cancer activity and multiple mechanisms of action of a cationic silver complex bearing N-heterocyclic carbene ligands

Allison, S. J., Sadiq, M., Baronou, E., Cooper, P. A., Dunnill, C., Georgopoulos, N. T., Latif, A., Shepherd, S., Shnyder, S. D., Stratford, I. J., Wheelhouse, R. T., Willans, C. E. & Phillips, R. M., 10 Sep 2017, In : Cancer Letters. 403, p. 98-107 10 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)

Reactive oxygen species (ROS) and wound healing: the functional role of ROS and emerging ROS-modulating technologies for augmentation of the healing process

Dunnill, C., Patton, T., Brennan, J., Barrett, J., Dryden, M., Cooke, J., Leaper, D. & Georgopoulos, N. T., Feb 2017, In : International Wound Journal. 14, 1, p. 89-96 8 p.

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168 Citations (Scopus)

Reconciling evidence from ancient and contemporary genomes: A major source for the European Neolithic within Mediterranean Europe

Pereira, J. B., Costa, M. D., Vieira, D., Pala, M., Bamford, L., Harich, N., Cherni, L., Alshamali, F., Hatina, J., Rychkov, S., Stefanescu, G., King, T., Torroni, A., Soares, P., Pereira, L. & Richards, M. B., 22 Mar 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 1851, 20161976.

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Selectivity in Anti-infective Minor Groove Binders

Suckling, C. J. & Scott, F., 1 Nov 2017, 3rd International Electronic Conference on Medicinal Chemistry .

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Structural Insights into the Function of ZRANB3 in Replication Stress Response

Sebesta, M., Cooper, C., Ariza, A., Carnie, C. J. & Ahel, D., 16 Jun 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 16 p., 15847.

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28 Citations (Scopus)