Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

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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12 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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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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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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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.

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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.

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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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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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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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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.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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