Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

2015

Excavation and Study of Skeletal Remains from a World War I Mass Grave

Gaudio, D., Betto, A., Vanin, S., De Guio, A., Galassi, A. & Cattaneo, C., 1 Sep 2015, In : International Journal of Osteoarchaeology. 25, 5, p. 585-592 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Forensic Entomology and the Estimation of the Minimum Time Since Death in Indoor Cases

Bugelli, V., Forni, D., Bassi, L. A., Di Paolo, M., Marra, D., Lenzi, S., Toni, C., Giusiani, M., Domenici, R., Gherardi, M. & Vanin, S., 1 Mar 2015, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 60, 2, p. 525-531 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

From pre-induction to graduation: supporting non-traditional learners in maths and academic skills

Din, R. & Corley, C., 2 Jul 2015, Collaborate to Widen Participation: To, Through and Beyond Higher Education. Hill, M., Hudson, A., Mckendry, S., Raven, N., Saunders, D., Storan, J. & Ward, T. (eds.). London: Forum for Access and Continuing Education (FACE), p. 239-248 10 p.

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

Genetic stratigraphy of key demographic events in Arabia

Fernandes, V., Triska, P., Pereira, J. B., Alshamali, F., Rito, T., Machado, A., Fajkošová, Z., Cavadas, B., Černý, V., Soares, P., Richards, M. B. & Pereira, L., 4 Mar 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 3, e0118625.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of pH on mechanical relaxations in high solids LM-pectin preparations

Alba, K., Kasapis, S. & Kontogiorgos, V., 20 Aug 2015, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 127, p. 182-188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Isolation and characterization of acetylated LM-pectins extracted from okra pods

Alba, K., Laws, A. P. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Jan 2015, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 43, p. 726-735 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Citations (Scopus)

Loss of AQP3 protein expression is associated with worse progression-free and cancer-specific survival in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer

Rubenwolf, P., Thomas, C., Denzinger, S., Hartmann, A., Burger, M., Georgopoulos, N. T. & Otto, W., 1 Dec 2015, In : World Journal of Urology. 33, 12, p. 1959-1964 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Mitogenomes from Egyptian cattle breeds: New clues on the origin of haplogroup Q and the early spread of Bos taurus from the Near East

Olivieri, A., Gandini, F., Achilli, A., Fichera, A., Rizzi, E., Bonfiglio, S., Battaglia, V., Brandini, S., De Gaetano, A., El-Beltagi, A., Lancioni, H., Agha, S., Semino, O., Ferretti, L. & Torroni, A., 29 Oct 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 10, e0141170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Mosaic maternal ancestry in the Great Lakes region of East Africa

Gomes, V., Pala, M., Salas, A., Álvarez-Iglesias, V., Amorim, A., Gómez-Carballa, A., Carracedo, Á., Clarke, D. J., Hill, C., Mormina, M., Shaw, M-A., Dunne, D. W., Pereira, R., Pereira, V., Prata, M. J., Sánchez-Diz, P., Rito, T., Soares, P., Gusmão, L. & Richards, M. B., Sep 2015, In : Human Genetics. 134, 9, p. 1013-27 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Nefopam Hydrochloride: A Fatal Overdose

Seetohul, L. N., De Paoli, G., Drummond, G. & Maskell, P. D., 1 Jul 2015, In : Journal of Analytical Toxicology. 39, 6, p. 486-489 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Performing body fluid identification with microRNAs using capillary electrophoresis

van der Meer, D. J. & Williams, G. A., 1 Dec 2015, In : Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. 5, p. e592-e594

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Period and timeless mRNA Splicing Profiles under Natural Conditions in Drosophila melanogaster

Montelli, S., Mazzotta, G., Vanin, S., Caccin, L., Corrà, S., De Pittà, C., Boothroyd, C., Green, E. W., Kyriacou, C. P. & Costa, R., 4 Jun 2015, In : Journal of Biological Rhythms. 30, 3, p. 217-227 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Phenazepam: More information coming in from the cold

Lomas, E. C. & Maskell, P. D., 1 Nov 2015, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 36, p. 61-62 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Citations (Scopus)

Purifying Selection of mtDNA and the Shape of Human Evolution

Pala, M., 1 Nov 2015, In : Human Mutation. 36, 11, p. 1 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Report of the 2015 British Society for Protist Biology Spring Meeting

Carr, M., 1 Oct 2015, In : European Journal of Protistology. 51, 5, p. 507-508 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soilwater Conductivity Analysis to Date and Locate Clandestine Graves of Homicide Victims

Pringle, J. K., Cassella, J. P., Jervis, J. R., Williams, A., Cross, P. & Cassidy, N. J., 1 Jul 2015, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 60, 4, p. 1052-1060 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Structure of the Helicase Domain of DNA Polymerase Theta Reveals a Possible Role in the Microhomology-Mediated End-Joining Pathway

Newman, J. A., Cooper, C. D. O., Aitkenhead, H. & Gileadi, O., 1 Dec 2015, In : Structure. 23, 12, p. 2319-2330 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
26 Citations (Scopus)

The Borrelia afzelii outer membrane protein BAPKO0422 binds human Factor-H and is predicted to form a membrane-spanning beta-barrel

Dyer, A., Brown, G., Stejskal, L., Laity, P. R. & Bingham, R., 1 Aug 2015, In : Bioscience Reports. 35, 4, p. e00240

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)

The parallel lives of polysaccharides in food and pharmaceutical formulations

Kontogiorgos, V., Smith, A. M. & Morris, G. A., 1 Aug 2015, In : Current Opinion in Food Science. 4, p. 13-18 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Citations (Scopus)

Volatile substance abuse: Fatal overdose with dimethylether

Seetohul, L. N., De Paoli, G. & Maskell, P. D., 2015, In : Journal of Analytical Toxicology. 39, 5, p. 415 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

When is a beer not a beer: Iso-α-acids not necessarily proof of ethanol consumption?

Maskell, P. D., Hughes, P. S. & Maskell, D. L., 1 Mar 2015, In : Journal of Analytical Toxicology. 39, 2, p. 160 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Whole mitochondrial genomes unveil the impact of domestication on goat matrilineal variability

Colli, L., Lancioni, H., Cardinali, I., Olivieri, A., Capodiferro, M. R., Pellecchia, M., Rzepus, M., Zamani, W., Naderi, S., Gandini, F., Vahidi, S. M. F., Agha, S., Randi, E., Battaglia, V., Sardina, M. T., Portolano, B., Rezaei, H. R., Lymberakis, P., Boyer, F., Coissac, E. & 4 others, Pompanon, F., Taberlet, P., Ajmone Marsan, P. & Achilli, A., 29 Dec 2015, In : BMC Genomics. 16, 1, 1115.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)
2014

An evaluation of the infection control potential of a UV clinical podiatry unit

Humphreys, P. N., Davies, C. S. & Rout, S., 1 Dec 2014, In : Journal of Foot and Ankle Research. 7, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

An evolutionary ratchet leading to loss of elongation factors in eukaryotes

Atkinson, G. C., Kuzmenko, A., Chicherin, I., Soosaar, A., Tenson, T., Carr, M., Kamenski, P. & Hauryliuk, V., 24 Feb 2014, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 14, 1, 35.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
24 Citations (Scopus)

Applicability of Heavy-Metal Phytoextraction in United Arab Emirates: An Investigation of Candidate Species

Alyazouri, A., Jewsbury, R., Tayim, H., Humphreys, P. & Al-sayah, M. H., Jan 2014, In : Soil and Sediment Contamination. 23, 5, p. 557-570

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of compost quality for its environmentally safe use by means of an ecotoxicological test on a soil organism

Pivato, A., Raga, R., Vanin, S. & Rossi, M., 2014, In : Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management. 16, 4, p. 763-774 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Biodegradation of the alkaline cellulose degradation products generated during radioactive waste disposal

Rout, S. P., Radford, J., Laws, A. P., Sweeney, F., Elmekawy, A., Gillie, L. J. & Humphreys, P. N., 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 9, p. e107433

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Composition and use thereof

Georgopoulos, N., 4 Feb 2014, IPC No. Bailey Walsh, Europe, Patent No. 14705856.4, Priority No. 2950788

Research output: Patent

Composition and use thereof

Georgopoulos, N., 4 Feb 2014, IPC No. Bailey Walsh, Australia, Patent No. 2014210908, 4 Feb 2014

Research output: Patent

Composition and use thereof

Georgopoulos, N., 4 Feb 2014, IPC No. Bailey Walsh, Canada, Patent No. 2904260, 4 Feb 2014

Research output: Patent

Composition and use thereof

Georgopoulos, N., 4 Feb 2014, IPC No. Bailey Walsh, South Korea, Patent No. 10-2015-7024224, 4 Feb 2014

Research output: Patent

Composition and use thereof

Georgopoulos, N., 4 Feb 2014, (Submitted) IPC No. Bailey Walsh, United States, Patent No. 14/765724, 4 Feb 2014, Priority No. 2015/0366844

Research output: Patent

Configural and featural information in facial-composite images

Frowd, C. D., Jones, S., Fodarella, C., Skelton, F., Fields, S., Williams, A., Marsh, J. E., Thorley, R., Nelson, L., Greenwood, L., Date, L., Kearley, K., McIntyre, A. H. & Hancock, P. J. B., 2014, In : Science and Justice. 54, 3, p. 215-227 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
9 Citations (Scopus)

Editorial: Special Issue: Bridging the Divide between Food and Pharma

Morris, G. A., Smith, A. M. & Kontogiorgos, V., 5 Dec 2014, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 42, P3, p. 317 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Evaluation of stem-loop reverse transcription and poly-A tail extension in microRNA analysis of body fluids

Dunnett, H., van der Meer, D. & Williams, G. A., 2014, In : MicroRNA (Shāriqah, United Arab Emirates). 3, 3, p. 150-154 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of aquaporin water channels in human urothelial carcinoma: Correlation of AQP3 expression with tumour grade and stage

Rubenwolf, P. C., Otto, W., Denzinger, S., Hofstädter, F., Wieland, W. & Georgopoulos, N. T., 2014, In : World Journal of Urology. 32, 4, p. 991-997 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic divergence during long-term isolation in highly diverse populations of tropical trees across the Eastern Arc mountains of Tanzania

Jump, A. S., Carr, M., Ahrends, A. & Marchant, R., 2014, In : Biotropica. 46, 5, p. 565-574 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Managing Clostridium difficile infection in hospitalised patients.

Denton, A., Topping, A. & Humphreys, P., 2014, In : Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987). 28, 33, p. 37-43 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Citations (Scopus)

Mitochondrial DNA lineages of Italian Giara and Sarcidano horses

Morelli, L., Useli, A., Sanna, D., Barbato, M., Contu, D., Pala, M., Cancedda, M. & Francalacci, P., 20 Oct 2014, In : Genetics and Molecular Research. 13, 4, p. 8241-8257 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Okra extracts as emulsifiers for acidic emulsions

Alba, K., Kontogiorgos, V., Georgiadis, N. & Ritzoulis, C., 2014, Gums and Stabilisers for the Food Industry 17 - The Changing Face of Food Manufacture: The Role of Hydrocolloids. Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 238-244 7 p. (Food Research International; vol. 54, no. 2).

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

Okra extracts in pharmaceutical and food applications

Ghori, M. U., Alba, K., Smith, A. M., Conway, B. R. & Kontogiorgos, V., 15 Dec 2014, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 42, P3, p. 342-347 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Polysaccharide Nanostructures

Kontogiorgos, V., 23 Oct 2014, Edible Nanostructures : A Bottom-up Approach. Marangoni, A. & Pink, D. (eds.). Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 41-68 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Relaxation dynamics in hydrated gluten networks

Kontogiorgos, V. & Dahunsi, O. S., Jan 2014, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 59, 1, p. 101-108 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

SAR sea ice image segmentation using watershed with intensity-based region merging

Ijitona, T. B., Ren, J. & Hwang, P. B., 1 Jan 2014, Proceedings - 2014 IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, CIT 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 168-172 5 p. 6984649

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

6 Citations (Scopus)