Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

2017

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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16 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

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Evolution in action: pathogens

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

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

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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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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28 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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.

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

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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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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28 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 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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19 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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12 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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43 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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50 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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152 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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16 Citations (Scopus)

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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26 Citations (Scopus)

Successive Bacterial Colonisation of Pork and its Implications for Forensic Investigations

Handke, J., Procopio, N., Buckley, M., Van Der Meer, D., Williams, G., Carr, M. & Williams, A., Dec 2017, In : Forensic Science International. 281, p. 1-8 8 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

The Impact of Biofilms upon Surfaces Relevant to an Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste Geological Disposal Facility under Simulated Near-Field Conditions

Charles, C., Rout, S., Laws, A., Jackson, B., Boxall, S. & Humphreys, P., 12 Jul 2017, In : Geosciences (Switzerland). 7, 3, 11 p., 57.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Thermal Transitions, Mechanical Relaxations and Microstructure of Hydrated Gluten Networks

Kontogiorgos, V., 21 Apr 2017, Glass Transition and Phase Transitions in Food and Biological Materials. Ahmed, J., Rahman, M. S. & Roos, Y. H. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 207-224 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Transcriptional effects of a positive feedback circuit in Drosophila melanogaster

Bryk, J., Reeves, R. G., Reed, F. A. & Denton, J. A., 28 Dec 2017, In : BMC Genomics. 18, 14 p., 990.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Updating the African human mitochondrial DNA tree: Relevance to forensic and population genetics

Heinz, T., Pala, M., Gómez-Carballa, A., Richards, M. B. & Salas, A., 1 Mar 2017, In : Forensic Science International: Genetics. 27, p. 156-159 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of Third Molar Maturity Index (I3M) for Discrimination of Juvenile/Adult Status in South Indian Population

Balla, S. B., Galic, I., P., K., Vanin, S., De Luca, S. & Cameriere, R., Jul 2017, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 49, p. 2-7 6 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Variation in Basal Body Localisation and Targeting of Trypanosome RP2 and FOR20 Proteins

Harmer, J., Qi, X., Toniolo, G., Patel, A., Shaw, H., Benson, F. E., Ginger, M. L. & McKean, P. G., 1 Aug 2017, In : Protist. 168, 4, p. 452-466 15 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Viability of Lucilia sericata maggots after exposure to wound antiseptics

Daeschlein, G., Napp, M., Assadian, O., von Podewils, S., Reese, K., Hinz, P., Matiasek, J., Spitzmueller, R., Humphreys, P., Jünger, M. & Kramer, A., Jun 2017, In : International Wound Journal. 14, 3, p. 512-515 4 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Whole-Genome Sequence of the Anaerobic Isosaccharinic Acid Degrading Isolate, Macellibacteroides fermentans Strain HH-ZS

Rout, S., Salah, Z., Charles, C. & Humphreys, P., 16 Aug 2017, In : Genome Biology and Evolution. 9, 8, p. 2140-2144 5 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
2016

A collaborative exercise on DNA methylation based body fluid typing

Jung, S. E., Cho, S., Antunes, J., Gomes, I., Uchimoto, M. L., Oh, Y. N., Di Giacomo, L., Schneider, P. M., Park, M. S., van der Meer, D., Williams, G., McCord, B., Ahn, H. J., Choi, D. H., Lee, Y. H., Lee, S. D. & Lee, H. Y., 1 Oct 2016, In : Electrophoresis. 37, 21, p. 2759-2766 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

A combined protocol for identification of maggots of forensic interest

Tuccia, F., Giordani, G. & Vanin, S., Jul 2016, In : Science and Justice. 56, 4, p. 264-268 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Advances in Forensic Entomology in Missing Persons Investigations

Vanin, S., 20 Dec 2016, Handbook of Missing Persons. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 309-317 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

A general review of the most common COI primers for Calliphoridae identification in forensic entomology

Tuccia, F., Giordani, G. & Vanin, S., Sep 2016, In : Forensic Science International: Genetics. 24, p. e9-e11 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

A Genetic Perspective on African Prehistory

Soares, P., Rito, T., Pereira, L. & Richards, M., 4 Mar 2016, Africa from MIS 6-2: Population Dynamics and Paleoenvironments. Jones, S. & Stewart, B. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer Netherlands, p. 383-405 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

11 Citations (Scopus)

Archaeogenetic and Palaeogenetic Evidence for Metal Age Mobility in Europe

Pala, M., Soares, P. & Richards, M., 2016, Celtic from the West 3: Atlantic Europe in the Metal Ages — questions of shared language . Koch, J. & Cunliffe, B. (eds.). Oxbow Books, p. 321-344

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Assessment of compost dosage in farmland through ecotoxicological tests

Pivato, A., Raga, R., Lavagnolo, M. C., Vanin, S., Barausse, A., Palmeri, L. & Cossu, R., 1 Apr 2016, In : Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management. 18, 2, p. 303-317 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
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5 Citations (Scopus)