Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

2012

Behaviour of xyloisosaccharinic acid and xyloisosaccharino-1,4-lactone in aqueous solutions at varying pHs

Almond, M., Shaw, P. B., Humphreys, P. N., Chadha, M. J., Niemelä, K. & Laws, A. P., 1 Dec 2012, In : Carbohydrate Research. 363, p. 51-57 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Differentiating between genuine damage and falsified damage to a garment following an alleged sexual assault

Williams, G., Nov 2012, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 57, 6, p. 1634-6 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of the cleaning efficiency of microfibre cloths processed via an ozonated laundry system

Humphreys, P. N., Hook, J. & Rout, S., Jul 2012, In : Journal of Infection Prevention. 13, 4, p. 104-108 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fundamental considerations in the effect of molecular weight on the glass transition of the gelatin/cosolute system

Jiang, B., Kasapis, S. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 May 2012, In : Biopolymers. 97, 5, p. 303-310 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Mitochondrial DNA Signals of Late Glacial Recolonization of Europe from Near Eastern Refugia

Pala, M., Olivieri, A., Achilli, A., Accetturo, M., Metspalu, E., Reidla, M., Tamm, E., Karmin, M., Reisberg, T., Kashani, B. H., Perego, U. A., Carossa, V., Gandini, F., Pereira, J. B., Soares, P., Angerhofer, N., Rychkov, S., Al-Zahery, N., Carelli, V., Sanati, M. H. & 12 others, Houshmand, M., Hatina, J., MacAulay, V., Pereira, L., Woodward, S. R., Davies, W., Gamble, C., Baird, D., Semino, O., Villems, R., Torroni, A. & Richards, M. B., 4 May 2012, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 90, 5, p. 915-924 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
110 Citations (Scopus)

Rheological characterization of okra pectins

Kontogiorgos, V., Margelou, I., Georgiadis, N. & Ritzoulis, C., 1 Dec 2012, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 29, 2, p. 356-362 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Citations (Scopus)

Staphylococcal biofilm-forming protein has a contiguous rod-like structure

Gruszka, D. T., Wojdyla, J. A., Bingham, R. J., Turkenburg, J. P., Manfield, I. W., Steward, A., Leech, A. P., Geoghegan, J. A., Foster, T. J., Clarke, J. & Potts, J. R., 24 Apr 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 17, p. E1011-E1018

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Structural basis of peptide recognition by the angiotensin-1 converting enzyme homologue AnCE from Drosophila melanogaster

Akif, M., Masuyer, G., Bingham, R. J., Sturrock, E. D., Isaac, R. E. & Acharya, K. R., Dec 2012, In : FEBS Journal. 279, 24, p. 4525-4534 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature Dependence of Relaxation Spectra for Self-Assembled Fibrillar Networks of 12-Hydroxystearic Acid in Canola Oil Organogels

Rogers, M. A. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Jun 2012, In : Food Biophysics. 7, 2, p. 132-137 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

The Arabian Cradle: Mitochondrial Relicts of the First Steps along the Southern Route out of Africa

Fernandes, V., Alshamali, F., Alves, M., Costa, M. D., Pereira, J. B., Silva, N. M., Cherni, L., Harich, N., Cerny, V., Soares, P., Richards, M. B. & Pereira, L., 10 Feb 2012, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 90, 2, p. 347-355 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
79 Citations (Scopus)

The cross-contamination potential of mobile telephones

White, S., Topping, A., Humphreys, P., Rout, S. & Williamson, H., 1 Nov 2012, In : Journal of Research in Nursing. 17, 6, p. 582-595 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Unexpected features of Drosophila circadian behavioural rhythms under natural conditions

Vanin, S., Bhutani, S., Montelli, S., Menegazzi, P., Green, E. W., Pegoraro, M., Sandrelli, F., Costa, R. & Kyriacou, C. P., 19 Apr 2012, In : Nature. 484, 7394, p. 371-375 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

189 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)

Rheological and microstructural investigation of oat β-glucan isolates varying in molecular weight

Agbenorhevi, J. K., Kontogiorgos, V., Kirby, A. R., Morris, V. J. & Tosh, S. M., 1 Oct 2011, In : International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 49, 3, p. 369-377 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Structural and functional analysis of the tandem β-zipper interaction of a streptococcal protein with human fibronectin

Norris, N. C., Bingham, R. J., Harris, G., Speakman, A., Jones, R. P. O., Leech, A. P., Turkenburg, J. P. & Potts, J. R., 4 Nov 2011, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286, 44, p. 38311-38320 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Testing standards for sporicides

Humphreys, P. N., Mar 2011, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 77, 3, p. 193-198 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

27 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)
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)
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

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)

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)
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)
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)
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)